6 qualitites of a person able to hear and practice the Dhamma

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Six qualities of a person, able to hear and practice the Dhamma:

1. He/she has not killed his mother

2. He/she has not killed his father

3. He/she has not killed an Arahant

4. He/she has not, with corrupt intent, caused the blood of a Tathagata to flow

5. He/she has not caused a split in the Sangha

6. He/she is a discerning person, not slow or dull-witted

(from Anguttara Nikaya 6.88)

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