The Ten Fetters


Supra-mundane stagesfetters and rebirths
(according to the Sutta Piaka[3])
stage's
"fruit"[4]
abandoned
fetters
rebirth(s)
until suffering's end
1. identity view
2. doubt
3. ritual attachment
lower
fetters
up to seven more times as
a human or in a heaven
once more as
a human
4. sensual desire
5. ill will
once more in
a pure abode
6. material-rebirth lust
7. immaterial-rebirth lust
8. conceit
9. restlessness
10. ignorance
higher
fetters
none
Source: Ñāṇamoli & Bodhi (2001), Middle-Length Discourses, pp. 41-43.
Chart from Wikipedia