20. V²satimavaggo

(196) 3. Nirayap±lakath±

866. Natthi nirayesu nirayap±l±ti? ¾mant±. Natthi nirayesu kammak±raº±ti? Na heva½ vattabbe…pe… atthi nirayesu kammak±raº±ti? ¾mant±. Atthi nirayesu nirayap±l±ti? Na heva½ vattabbe…pe….
Atthi manussesu kammak±raº±, atthi ca k±raºik±ti? ¾mant±. Atthi nirayesu kammak±raº±, atthi ca k±raºik±ti? Na heva½ vattabbe…pe… atthi nirayesu kammak±raº±, natthi ca k±raºik±ti? ¾mant±. Atthi manussesu kammak±raº±, natthi ca k±raºik±ti? Na heva½ vattabbe…pe….
867. Atthi nirayesu nirayap±l±ti? ¾mant±. Nanu vutta½ bhagavat±–
“Na vessabh³ nopi ca pettir±j±,
somo yamo vessavaºo ca r±j±;
sak±ni kamm±ni hananti tattha, ito paºunna½ [paºuººa½ (sy±. ka.), panunna½ (s².)] paralokapattan”ti.
Attheva suttantoti? ¾mant±. Tena hi natthi nirayesu nirayap±l±ti.
868. Natthi nirayesu nirayap±l±ti? ¾mant±. Nanu vutta½ bhagavat±– “tamena½, bhikkhave nirayap±l± pañcavidhabandhana½ n±ma k±raºa½ k±renti [karonti (ma. ni. 3.250; a. ni. 3.36)]– tatta½ ayokh²la½ hatthe gamenti, tatta½ ayokh²la½ dutiye hatthe gamenti, tatta½ ayokh²la½ p±de gamenti, tatta½ ayokh²la½ dutiye p±de gamenti, tatta½ ayokh²la½ majjhe-urasmi½ gamenti; so tattha dukkh± tibb± kaµuk± vedan± vedeti; na ca t±va k±la½ karoti y±va na ta½ p±pakamma½ byant²hot²”ti [ma. ni. 3.250; a. ni. 3.36]! Attheva suttantoti? ¾mant±. Tena hi atthi nirayesu nirayap±l±ti.
Natthi nirayesu nirayap±l±ti? ¾mant±. Nanu vutta½ bhagavat±– “tamena½, bhikkhave, nirayap±l± sa½vesetv± kuµh±r²hi [kudh±r²hi (sabbattha)] tacchanti…pe… tamena½, bhikkhave, nirayap±l± uddhamp±da½ adhosira½ µhapetv± v±s²hi tacchanti…pe… tamena½ bhikkhave, nirayap±l± rathe yojetv± ±ditt±ya pathaviy± sampajjalit±ya sajotibh³t±ya [sañjotibh³t±ya (sy±.)] s±rentipi pacc±s±rentipi…pe… tamena½, bhikkhave, nirayap±l± mahanta½ aªg±rapabbata½ ±ditta½ sampajjalita½ sajotibh³ta½ ±ropentipi oropentipi…pe… tamena½, bhikkhave, nirayap±l± uddhamp±da½ adhosira½ gahetv± tatt±ya lohakumbhiy± pakkhipanti ±ditt±ya sampajjalit±ya sajotibh³t±ya. So tattha pheºuddehaka½ paccati, so tattha pheºuddehaka½ paccam±no sakimpi uddha½ gacchati, sakimpi adho gacchati, sakimpi tiriya½ gacchati. So tattha dukkh± tibb± kaµuk± vedan± vedayati, na ca t±va k±la½ karoti y±va na ta½ p±pakamma½ byant²hoti. Tamena½, bhikkhave, nirayap±l± mah±niraye pakkhipanti! So kho pana, bhikkhave, mah±nirayo–
“Catukkaººo catudv±ro, vibhatto bh±gaso mito;
ayop±k±rapariyanto, ayas± paµikujjito.
“Tassa ayomay± bh³mi, jalit± tejas± yut±;
samant± yojanasata½, pharitv± tiµµhati sabbad±”ti [ma. ni. 3.250; a. ni. 3.36; pe va. 71].
Attheva suttantoti? ¾mant±. Tena hi atthi nirayesu nirayap±l±ti.

Nirayap±lakath± niµµhit±.