Preached at the Kūtāgārasālā in Vesālī. As long as the Licchavis sleep on straw (kalingara) so long will they be able to protect themselves from their enemy, Ajātasattu; when they begin to sleep on soft couches they will suffer defeat. Thus it is also with monks and Māra. S.ii.267f.

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