17. Corasah±yassa vatthumhi ayam±nupubb²kath±

Amh±ka½ bhagavati parinibbute jambud²pe devadahanagare eko manusso dukkhito tattha tattha vicaranto paccante aññatara½ g±ma½ gantv± tattha ekasmi½ kulagehe niv±sa½ kappesi. Tattha manuss± tassa y±gubhatta½ datv± posesu½, tato so tattha manussehi mittasanthava½ katv± katip±ha½ tattha vasitv± aññaµµh±na½ gantv± aparabh±ge corakamma½ karonto j²vika½ kappeti. Athekadivasa½ corenta½ ta½ r±japuris± gahetv± rañño dassesu½. R±j± ta½ bandhan±g±re karoth±ti ±º±pesi, te ta½ bandhan±g±ra½ netv± saªkhalik±hi bandhitv± ±rakkhak±na½ paµip±detv± agama½su, bandhan±g±re vasantassa tassa dv±dasasa½vacchar±ni atikkant±ni. Tato aparabh±ge tassa pubbasah±yo paccantag±mav±s² manusso kenaci kammena devadaha m±gato tattha tattha ±hiº¹anto bandhan±g±re baddha½ ta½ addasa. Disv± tassa hadaya½ kampi, so roditv± paridevitv± ki½ te may± kattabba½ samm±ti pucchi. Tato tena samma bandhan±g±re vasantassa me id±ni dv±dasasa½vacchar±ni atikkant±ni, ettaka½ k±la½ dubbhojan±din± mah±dukkha½ anubhomi. Y±v±ha½ ±h±ra½ pariyesitv± bhuñjitv± ±gamiss±mi. T±va ma½ ito muñcanup±ya½ j±n±h²ti vutte so sappuriso.
1. R³pena kintu guºas²lavivajjitena,
micch±layassa kitavassa dhiy± kimattha½;
d±n± dic±gavigatena dhanena ki½ v±;
mittena ki½ byasanak±laparammukhen±ti.
Evañca pana vatv± s±dhu samma karomi te vacananti ±rakkhak±na½ santika½ gantv± bhonto y±veso bhatta½ bhuñjitv± ±gacchati. T±v±ha½ tassa p±µibhogo bhaviss±mi. Vissajjetha nanti ±ha, tehi na sakk± bho eta½ vissajjetu½, api ca kho y±v±ya½ ±gacchati. T±va tva½ ayasaªkhalik±ya baddho nis²dissasi, eva½ ta½ vissajjess±ma, no ce na sakk±ti ±ha½su, so evampi hotu samm±ti vatv± tassa p±dato saªkhalika½ muñcitv± attano p±de katv± bandhan±g±ra½ pavisitv± itara½ muñc±pesi. Sopi asappuriso bandhan± mutto na puna ta½ µh±na magam±si, aho akataññuno pakati½ ñ±tu½ bh±riya½. Yath±ha.
2. V±rip³re yath± sobbhe, nevanto visama½ sama½;
paññ±yateva½s±dhussa, bh±va½ manasi sambhava½.
3. Bh±santi mukhato eka½, cintenti manas± para½;
k±yeneka½ karonteva½, pakat±yamas±dhuna½.
4. Tesa½ yo bh±vamaññ±si, sova paº¹itaj±tiko;
bahussutopi soyeva, paracittavid³pi so.
Athassa bandhan±g±re vasantassa dv±dasasa½vacchar±ni atikkant±ni. Ettaka½ k±la½ jighacch±p²¼itena tena ±h±ratt±ya paro na y±citapubbo, anucchiµµh±h±ra½ labhanadivasato alabhanadivas±yeva bahutar± honti, atha dv±dasasa½vacchar±tikkame rañño putto nibbatti. Tad± r±j± attano vijite sabbabandhan±g±r±ni vivar±pesi. Antamaso migapakkhinopi bandhan± muñc±pesi. Dv±re vivaµamatteyeva bandhan±g±re manuss± icchiticchitaµµh±na½ agama½su. So panekova tehi saddhi½ agantv± oh²yi. ¾rakkhakehi tva½ bho kasm± na gacchas²ti vutte aha½ bho paññ±tabh±vena id±ni na gamiss±mi. At²va parih²nagattosmi. Andhak±re gamiss±m²ti vatv± andhak±re ±gate nikkhamma antonagare viss±sik±na½ abh±vena kuto ±h±ra½ labhiss±m²ti cintento nikkhamma rattandhak±re ±makasus±na magam±si. Etth±h±ra½ labhiss±m²ti. Tattha so adhun± nikkhittamatamanussa½ disv± manussaµµhin± ma½sa½ chinditv± s²sakap±le pakkhipitv± t²hi manussas²sehi kata-uddhane µhapetv± citakato omukka-al±tehi aggi½ katv± sus±na½ nibb±panatth±y± bhata-udakena manussaµµhin± ±lolento ma½sa½ pacitv± ot±retv± s±kh±bhaªgena hirikop²ºa½ paµicch±detv± nivatthapilokika½ v±t±varaºa½ katv±nis²di. Tasmi½ khaºe tattha pippal²rukkhe adhivatth± devat± tassa ta½ kiriya½ disv± pucchiss±mi t±va nanti ta½ upasaªkamitv± evam±ha. Bho tva½ ghanataratimir±kule mah±rattiya½ tattha tattha vikiººanaraµµhisam±kiººe soºasig±l±dikuºap±dak±kule manussama½sabhakkhayakkharakkhas±kule tattha tattha pajjalant±nekacitakabhay±nake sus±ne manussama½sa½ pacitv± ki½karos²ti pucchant² ±ha.
5. Rattandhak±re kuºap±dakehi,
sam±kule s²vathik±ya majjhe;
manussama½sa½ pacas² dha s²se,
vadehi ki½ tena payojana½ teti.

Atha so ±ha.

6. Na y±gahetu na ca d±nahetu,
sus±namajjhamhi pac±mi ma½sa½;
khud±sama½ natthi narassa añña½,
khud±vin±s±ya pac±mimambhoti.
Tato devat± ta½ tath± hotu, imin± pilotikena v±t±varaºa½ karosi. Kimatthametanti pucchant².
7. Nivatthas±kho hirisa½var±ya,
pilotika½ tattha pas±rayanto;
karosi v±t±varaºañca samma,
kimatthameta½ vada pucchito meti.

So tass± cikkhanto ±ha.

8. Subh± subh±missitas²tav±to,
saya½ acittova acittabh±v±;
deha½ phusitv±na as±dhukassa,
akataññuno mittapadha½sakassa.
9. Sam±vahanto yadi me sar²re,
phus±ti [phus±tis±saªgatimajjad±ni itikattaci] ta½ v±yu mam± visitv±;
dukkha½ dad±t²ti visa½va ta½ bho,
parivajjitu½ baddhamima½ kucelanti.

Devat± ±ha.

10. Ki mak±si bho so katan±sako te,
dhanañca dhañña½ tava n±say² ca;
m±t± pit± bandhavo khetta vatth³,
vin±sit± tena vadehi ki½ teti.

Tato so ±ha.

11. Ya½ r±jato hoti bhaya½ mahanta½,
sabbassa haraº±divadh±dikañca;
akataññun± sappurisena hoti,
±r±va so bho parivajjan²yo.
12. Yamatthi cor±ribhayañhi loke,
atho daken±pi ca p±vakena;
akataññun± ta½ sakalampi hoti,
±r±va so bho parivajjan²yo.
13. P±º±tip±tampi adinnad±na½,
parassa d±r³pagama½ mus± ca;
majjassa p±na½ kalahañca pesuna½,
sampha½ gira½ dhuttajanehi [akkhadhutt±diyoga½ itikatthaci] yoga½.
14. Sabba½ anattha½ asiva½ aniµµha½,
ap±yika½ [ap±yika½ itikatthaci] dukkhamananta mañña½;
akataññun± sappurisena hoti;
±r±va so bho parivajjan²yoti.
Vatv± attan± asappurisasa½saggen±nubh³ta½ sabba½ dukkha½ kathesi, tato devat± ahampi bho satthuno maªgalasuttadesan±divase imasmi½yeva rukkhe nisinno.
Asevan± ca b±l±na½, paº¹it±nañca sevan±;
p³j± ca p³jan²yy±na½, eta½ maªgala muttamanti.
G±th±ya b±lassa dose assosi½ti vatv± tassa pasanno ta½ attano vim±na½ netv± nah±petv± dibbavatth±laªk±rehi alaªkaritv± dibbannap±na½ datv± mahanta½ sakk±rasamm±na½ katv± attano ±nubh±vena tasmi½ nagare rajje abhisiñc±pesi. So tattha rajja½ karonto d±n±d²ni puññ±ni katv± ±yupariyos±ne yath±kamma½ gatoti.
15. Eva½ as±dhujanasaªgamasanniv±sa½,
sañcajja s±dhusucisajjanasaªgamena;
d±n±di nekakusala½ parip³rayant±,
sagg± pavaggavibhava½ abhisambhun±th±ti.

Corasah±yassa vatthu½ sattama½.