Conditioned Phenomena & the Unconditioned

AN 3.47
PTS: A i 152
Sankhata Sutta
(Conditioned)

“Bhikkhus, there are these three conditioned characteristics of the conditioned. What three? An arising is known, a falling apart is known, and alteration while persisting is known. These are three conditioned characteristics of the conditioned.

“Bhikkhus, there are these three unconditioned characteristics of the unconditioned. What three? No arising is known, no falling apart is known, and no alteration while persisting is known. These are three unconditioned characteristics of the unconditioned.”

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