The longer discourse on the ending of craving

Mahātaṇhāsaṅkhaya Sutta

Majjhima Nikāya 38 of 152

Translated by: Bhikkhu Sujato
Read by: Roland Kitchen


To counter the wrong view that a self-identical consciousness transmigrates from one life to the next, the Buddha teaches dependent origination, showing that consciousness invariably arises dependent on conditions.