14. Kañcanadeviy± vatthumhi ayam±nupubb²kath±

Jambud²pe kira devaputtanagara½ n±ma dassan²ya½ eka½ nagara½ ahosi. Tasmi½ samaye manuss± yebhuyyena pattamaha½ n±ma p³ja½ karonti, bhagavat± paribhuttapatta½ gahetv± kat±nekap³j±vidh±n± ussava½ karonti. Ta½ pattamahanti vuccati. Tasmi½ samaye devaputtanagare r±j± sabbaratanamaya½ ratha½ sabb±laªk±rehi alaªk±r±petv± kumudapattavaººe catt±ro sindhave yojetv± susikkhitasipp±cariyehi sattaratanapariniµµhite as²tihatthave¼agge satthun± paribhutta½ selamayapatta½ mutt±j±l±d²hi alaªkaritv± ve¼agga½ ±ropetv± ve¼u½ rathe µhap±petv± nagara½ devanagara½ viya alaªkaritv± dhajapat±k±dayo uss±petv± toraºaggha kapantiyoca puººaghaµad²pam±l±dayoca patiµµh±petv± anekehi p³j±vidh±nehi nagara½ padakkhiºa½ k±retv± nagaramajjhe susajjitaratanamaº¹ape pattadh±tu½ µhapetv± sattame divase mah±dhammasavaºa½ k±r±pesi. Tad± tasmi½ janapade bah³ manuss±ca devat±ca yakkharakkhasan±gasupaºº±dayoca manussavesena yebhuyyena ta½ sam±gama½ otaranti, evamacchariya½ ta½ p³j±vidh±na½ ahosi.
Tad± eko n±gar±j± uttamar³padhara½ agatapubbapurisa½ eka½ kum±rika½ dhammaparisantare nisinna½ disv± tass± paµibaddhacitto anek±k±rehi ta½ y± ci tv± tass± aladdham±no kujjhitv± n±s±v±ta½ vissajjesi ima½ m±ress±m²ti. Ta½ tass± saddh±balena kiñci upaddava½ k±tu½ samattho n±hosi. Athass± n±go p±dato paµµh±ya y±vasakalasar²ra½ bhogena veµhetv± s²se phaºa½ katv± bh±y±pento aµµh±si. Anaññavihit±ya t±ya dhammasavaºabalena aºumattampi dukkha½ n±hosi. Pabh±t±ya rattiy± ta½ disv± manuss± kimetanti k±raºa½ pucchi½su, s±pi tesa½ kathetv± eva½ saccakiriyamak±si. Tath±hi.
1. Brahmac±r² ahos±ha½, sañj±t± idha m±nuse;
tena saccena ma½ n±go, khippameva pamuñcatu.
2. K±m±turassa n±gassa, nok±samakari½yato;
tena saccena ma½ n±go, khippameva muñcatu.
3. Visav±tena khittassa, kupitassoragassaha½;
akuddh± tena saccena, so ma½ khippa½ pamuñcatu.
4. Saddhamma½ suºam±n±ha½, garug±ravabhattiy±;
assosi½ tena saccena, khippa½ n±go pamuñcatu.
5. Akkhara½v± pada½v±pi, avin±setv±va ±dito;
assosi½ tena saccena, khippa½ n±go pamuñcat³ti.
Saccakiriy±vas±ne n±gar±j± tass± at²va pasanno bhoga½ viniveµhetv± phaºasata½ m±petv± ta½ phaºagabbhe nis²d±petv± bah³hi n±gam±navakehi saddhi½ udakap³ja½ n±ma p³ja mak±si, ta½ disv± bah³ nagarav±sino acchariyabbhutaj±t± aµµh±rasakoµidhanena p³ja maka½su. Tath±hi.
6. Natthi saddh±samo loke, suhado sabbak±mado;
passathass± bala½ saddh±, p³jenteva½ naro rag±.
7. Idha lokeva s±lattha, bhavabhoga manappaka½;
tasm± saddhena k±tabba½, ratanattayag±ravanti.
Atheva½ s± paµiladdhamah±vibhav± y±vaj²va½ kom±riya brahmac±riº² hutv± ±yupariyos±ne k±la½ katv± tasmi½yeva nagare rañño aggamahesiy± kucchimhi paµisandhi½ gaºhitv± dasam±saccayena m±tukucchito nikkhami. Nikkhantadivase panass± sakaladevaputtanagare ratanavassa½ vassi. Tenass± kañjanadev²ti n±ma½ kari½su. Samantap±s±dik± ahosi. Abhir³p± devaccharapaµibh±g±. Mukhato uppalagandho v±yati. Sar²rato candanagandho v±yati. Sakalasar²rato b±lasuriyo viya ra½siyo nicch±rent² caturatanagabbhe pad²pakicca½ n±ma natthi. Sabbo gabbho sar²r± lokena eko bh±so hoti, tass± r³pasampatti sakalajambud²pe p±kaµ± ahosi. Tato sakalajambud²pav±s² r±j±no tass± atth±ya piturañño paºº±k±r±ni pahiºi½su. S± pana pañcak±me ananulitt± pitara½ anuj±n±petv± bhikkhun³ passaya½ gantv± pabbajitv± vipassana½ va¹¹hetv± saha paµisambhid±hi arahatta½ p±puº²ti.
8. Sutv±na s±daravasena kum±rikeva½;
dhammañhi s²lamamala½ parip±layant²;
laddh±na nekavibhava½ vibhava½ pay±t±,
m± bho pamajjatha sad± kusalappayogeti.

Kañcanadeviy± vatthu½ catuttha½.