9. Mah±raµµhas±sanava½sakath±maggo

9. Ito para½ mah±raµµhas±sanava½sakath±magga½ kathayiss±mi yath±vuttam±tik±vasena.
TatiyasaŖg²t±vas±ne hi mah±moggaliputtatissatthero mah±dhammarakkhitthera½ mah±raµµha½ pesesi,-tva½ eta½ raµµha½ gantv± ettha s±sana½ patiµµh±pes²ti.
Mah±dhammarakkhitattheroca attapańcamo hutv± mah±raµµha½ gantv± mah±n±radakassapaj±takakath±ya mah±raµµhake pas±detv± catur±s²tip±ŗasahass±ni maggaphalesu patiµµh±pesi. Terasasahass±ni pabbaji½su. Eva½ so tattha s±sana½ patiµµh±pesi.
Mah±raµµha½ isi gantv±, so mah± dhammarakkhito;
j±taka½ kathayitv±na, pas±desi mah±jananti.
Tattha kira manuss± pubbe aggihut±dimicch±kamma½ yebhuyyena aka½su. Teneva thero mah±n±radakassapaj±takakatha½ desesi. Tato paµµh±ya tattha manuss± j±taka katha½ yebhuyyena sotu½ ativiya icchanti. Bhikkh³ca yebhuyyena gahaµµh±na½ j±takakatha½yeva desenti. Visesato pana vassantaraj±takakatha½ te manuss± bah³hi d±tabbavatth³hi p³jetv± suŗanti.
Tańca mah±raµµha½ n±ma sy±maraµµhasam²pe µhita½, teneva sy±maraµµhav±sinopi bhikkh³ gahaµµh±ca yebhuyyena sotu½ icchant²ti. Mah±dhammarakkhitattheropi mah±raµµhav±s²hi saddhi½ sakalasy±maraµµhav±s²na½ dhamma½ desesi, amatarasa½ p±yesi, yath± yonakadhammarakkhitatthero aparantaraµµha½ gantv± sakalamarammaraµµhav±s²nanti.
Ya½ pana yonakaraµµhas±sanava½sakath±ya½ vutta½, tampi sabba½ etth±pi daµµhabba½yeva, tehi tassa ekasadisattena µhitatt±ti. Tath± hi n±gasenattheropi yonakaraµµhe vasitv± sy±maraµµh±d²supi s±sana½ patiµµh±pesi. Yonakaraµµhav±sino mah±dhammagambh²rattheramah±medhaŖkaratther±ca saddhi½ bah³hi bhikkh³hi s²ha¼ad²pa½ gantv± tato pun±gantv± sy±maraµµhe sokkatayanagara½ patv± tattha nis²ditv± s±sana½ paggaŗhitv± pacch± lakunnanagare nis²ditv± s±sana½ paggaŗhi. Eva½ yonakaraµµhe s±sana½ µhita½ sy±m±d²supi µhita½yev±ti daµµhabba½.
Buddhassa bhagavato parinibb±nato dvisat±dhik±na½ dvinna½ vassasahass±na½ upari navutime vassa s²ha¼ad²pe rajja½ pattassa kittissirir±jas²hamah±r±jassa abhisekato tatiye vasse teneva kittissirir±jas²hamah±rańń± pahitapaŗŗ±k±ras±sana½ ±gamma sar±m±dhipatidhammikamah±r±j±dhir±jen±ŗattehi laŖk±d²pa½ ±gatehi up±litthe r±d²hi patiµµh±pito va½so up±liva½soti p±kaµo. Soca duvidho pubb±r±mavih±rav±s²-abhayagirivih±rav±s²vasen±ti. Eva½ mah±nagarayonakaly±maraµµhesu s±sana½ thira½ hutv± tiµµhat²ti veditabbanti.

Iti s±sanava½se mah±raµµhas±sanava½sakath±maggo n±ma

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