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Friends:

Which are the 5 Abilities Leading to Awakening?


The Blessed Buddha once said:
Bhikkhus, there are these five mental abilities (indriya). What five?

The ability of Faith (saddhā)
The ability of Energy (viriya)
The ability of Awareness (sati)
The ability of Concentration (samādhi)
The ability of Understanding (pañña)

These are explained in detail here:

The Five Mental Abilities (indriya) in general:
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Analysis_of_the_Abilities.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Fruits_of_the_Abilities.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Final_Abilities.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Finding_the_Abilities.htm


1: Faith (saddhā): The Initiating Key!
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/The_Buddha_on_Faith.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Going_Forth_Faith.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Outstanding_Faith.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Unwavering_Faith.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Analysis_of_Faith.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Power_of_Faith.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Highest_Faith.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Leaping_Faith.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Fruitful_Faith.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Mutual_Faith.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Dual_Faith.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Fine_Faith.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Rich_Faith.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Lay_Faith.htm

https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Faith_Summary.htm

2: Energy (viriya): The Motor & Fuel!
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/The_Definition_of_Energy.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/The_Arising_of_Energy.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/The_Ability_of_Energy.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/The_Origin_of_Energy.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/Enthusiastic_is_Energy.htm

https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Power_of_Energy.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Ballanced_Energy.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Energetic_Effort.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/The_Chief_Hero.htm

https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Avoiding_Effort.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Feeding_Energy.htm

https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Energy_Viriya.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Dual_Energy.htm

3: Awareness (sati): The Light to See with!
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Four_Foundations_of_Awareness.htm

https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Clear_and_Aware_Comprehension.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/II/Careful_and_Rational_Attention.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/The_Awareness_Ability.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/What_is_Right_Awareness.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Awareness_Analysis.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Feeding_Awareness.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/One_and_only_Way.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Noble_Awareness.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/Clear_Comprehension.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Awareness_Sati.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/Causes_of_sati.htm

https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/Sati_Studies.htm

4: Concentration (samādhi): The Focus to Drill & Catch with!
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/Requisites_for_Jhāna_Absorption.htm

https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/The_Concentration_Ability.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/What_is_Right_Concentration.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Concentration_Samadhi.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Feeding_Concentration.htm

https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/Samma-Samadhi.htm

5: Understanding (pañña): The Resultant Aloof State!
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/The_Understanding_Ability.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Outstanding_Understanding.htm

https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Revealing_Understanding.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/Understanding_is_the_Chief.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Supreme_Understanding.htm
https://What-Buddha-Said.net/drops/III/Right_Understanding.htm

https://What-Buddha-Said.net/library/DPPN/wtb/n_r/pannaa.htm

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