The rebuke of māra

Māratajjanīya Sutta

Majjhima Nikāya 50 of 152

Translated by: Bhikkhu Sujato
Read by: Roland Kitchen


Māra, the trickster and god of death, tried to annoy Moggallāna. He not only failed but was subject to a stern sermon warning of the dangers of attacking the Buddha’s disciples.