Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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A farmer must first plough and harrow his field and then grow his seed at the proper season. He must further let water in and out as required. A monk must carry out the three preliminaries for Arahantship: training in the higher morality, higher thought, higher insight. A.i.229.