The Longer Advice to Rāhula

Mahārāhulovāda Sutta

Majjhima Nikāya 62 of 152

Translated by: Bhikkhu Sujato
Read by: Roland Kitchen


The Buddha tells Rāhula to meditate on not-self, which he immediately puts into practice. Seeing him, Venerable Sāriputta advises him to develop breath meditation, but the Buddha suggests a wide range of different practices first.