1. Avitakka Sutta.-Ananda, seeing Sāriputta, remarks on his calm demeanour and his translucent colour and asks him how they came about. Sāriputta explains that he had spent the day in the second jhāna, in single-pointedness of mind, apart from thought applied and sustained (avitakka avicāra). S.iii.236.
2. Avitakka Sutta.-Moggallāna tells the monks how he had obtained the second jhāna with the assistance of the Buddha. S.iv.263.