The Seven Qualities of an Arahat:
For any fully awakened
1: The impermanence of all
constructions is perfectly seen and comprehended.
2: The addiction
and torture of all sense-desires is perfectly perceived &
3: His mind is only inclined towards solitude, seclusion, silent ease, and Peace...
Four Foundations of Awareness
are continually & perfectly established...
Five Mental Abilities
& Powers are thoroughly developed & consummated...
Seven Links to Awakening
are utterly refined and fully accomplished...
Noble Eightfold Way
is perfectly realized, acquired and all concluded...
By these 7 criteria, he clearly
and invariably recognizes, that for him, has the
mental fermentations associated with Sense-Desire,
joined with Becoming,
and grounded in
Ignorance been completely and irreversibly eliminated!
Cut of at the root and
like a palm tree stump never ever to grow again...
The mission is completed. Done is, what was to be done. No more of this...
More on what those gone to the end, have perfected:
Source: The Exhaustive Speeches by the
Buddha. Digha Nikāya 34