6. Upam±

Upam²yate paricchijjati s±dh²yat²tyattho. K²disantamupam±namicc±ha- ‘pasiddhas±dhamy±’icc±di. Pasiddho gav±di, tassa s±dhamy± sam±na r³pat±ya yampasiddhassa gavay±dino s±dhiyassa s±dhana½ tamupam±nantyattho. Sam±no dhammo-sseti sadhammo, gav±diyeva. Tassa bh±vo s±dhamya½. S±dhyate upam²yate-neneti s±dhanamupam±na½ gav±di. S±dhute upam²yateti s±dhiyo, gavay±di. Tassa s±dhana½ s±dhiyas±dhana½.
Puttamiv±carat²ti ettha ‘±vasatham±vasati’cc±do viya ±dh±ratthassa viññ±yam±natt± putte viya m±ºavake madhurannap±nad±n±dikam±caraºa½ karoticcevamatthasambhavena dvinnampi upam±nopameyyabh±votyavagamayitum±ha- ‘putte’icc±di. Pasiddhena s±dhanabh±venupam±nabh³te putte ±caraºampi pasiddhanti ±ha- ‘tampasiddhan’ti. Tad±caraºena tena ±caraºena puttam±ºavakavisayam±caraºa½ v± puttam±ºavaka saddenupac±rato gahetv± visay²vasena visayabh±vavoh±rotipi yujjati. V±kyattho panetasmi½ pakkhe ‘puttamiva puttavisaya m±ºavakamiva ±carati m±ºavakavisayam±caraºa½ karot²’ti, vuttiyantu yath±vuttamatthadvaya½ yath±yoga½ yojetv± veditabba½.
Nanu ca yajjatropam±nopameyyabh±vo vuttiya½ ²yeneva jotitoti ivasaddo nivattate, tadopam±nopameyyabh±vo putta saddeva vattate, ta½ kathamupameyyavacanassa m±ºavakasaddassa vuttatthassa payogo yuttocc±saªkiy±ha- ‘upam±navacanato’cc±di.
Tabbisiµµh±caraºeti tenopam±nena visiµµhe ±caraºe. Upam±nopameyyabh±vass±nivattatt±ti etth±yamadhipp±yo ‘upam±na visiµµh±caraºe upam±navacanato ²yassa vidh±ne nopameyyavacanamantarenopam±navacanassa pavatt²ti upam±nopameyyabh±vass±nivatt²”ti. Aññath±ti yadyupam±nopameyyabh±vassa ²yeneva jotitatt± tadantassupameyye vutti siy±tyattho. Pabbat±yat²ti “kattut±yo”ti (5-8) ±yo. Upameyyass±nivattatt± upameyya kattus±maññe tippaccayo.