Yakkhavañcitavaggo

21. Yakkhavañcita vatthumhi ayam±nupubb²kath±

Bhagavati parinibbutamhi kosalarañño kira janapade tuº¹ag±mon±ma ahosi. Tattheko buddhad±so n±ma manusso “y±vaj²va½ buddha½ saraºa½ gacch±mi. Buddho me saraºa½ t±ºa½ leºa½ par±yaºanti” eva½ j²vitapariyanta½ buddha½ saraºa½ gato paµivasati, tasmi½ samaye eko janapadav±siko tattha tattha ±hiº¹anto ta½ tuº¹ag±ma½ patv± tasseva ghare niv±sa½ kappesi, tassa pana j±napadikassa sar²re eko yakkho ±visitv± p²¼eti, tad± tassa g±massa pavisanak±le yakkho buddhad±so p±sakassa guºatejena tassa geha½ pavisitu½ asakkonto ta½ muñcitv± bahig±me satt±ha½ aµµh±si tass±gamana½ olokento. Tato so j±napadiko sattadivasa½ tattha vasitv± sattame divase sakaraµµha½ gantuk±mo g±m± nikkhami. Atha ta½ tath± nikkhanta½ disv± yakkho aggahesi, atha so ta½ ettaka½ k±la½ kuhi½gatos²ti pucchi. Yakkho bho tavatth±ya ettha vasantassa me satt±ha½ atikkantanti. Tato so ko te may± attho, ki½ te damm²ti, atha yakkhena bho aha½ khud±ya p²¼ito bhattena me atthoti vutto so eva½ sati kasm± ma½ antogehe vasanta½ na gaºh²ti ±ha. Yakkhena bho tasmi½ ghare buddha½ saraºa½ gato eko upasako atthi, tassa s²latejena geha½ pavisitumasakkonto aµµh±sinti vutto j±napadiko saraºa½ n±ma kinti aj±nanto kinti vatv± so saraºa½ aggahes²ti yakkha½ pucchi. Yakkho “buddha½ saraºa½ gacch±m²”ti vatv± saraºa½ aggahes²ti ±ha. Ta½ sutv± j±napadiko id±ni ima½ vañcess±m²ti cintetv± tenahi yakkha ahampi buddha½ saraºa½ gacch±m²ti ±ha. Eva½ vuttamatteyeva yakkho mah±sadda½ karonto bha ye na bhamanto pal±yi, eva½ samm±sambuddhassa saraºa½ idhaloke bhayo paddava niv±raºattha½ hoti, paraloke saggamokkh±vaha½. Tath±hi.
1. Buddhoti vacana½ eta½, amanuss±na½ bhay±vaha½;
buddhabhattikajant³na½, sabbad± mudam±vaha½.
2. Sabbopaddavan±s±ya, paccakkhadibbamosadha½;
dibbamanta½ mah±teja½, mah±yanta½ mahabbhuta½.
3. Tasm± so d±ruºo yakkho,
disv± ta½ saraºe µhitha½;
ubbiggo ca bhayappatto,
lomahaµµho ca chambh²to.
4. Bhamanto dh±vita½ disv±, timirova suriyuggate,
simbalit³labhaµµha½va, caº¹av±tena khaº¹ita½.
5. Ya½ dukkha½ r±jacor±ri, yakkhapet± disambhava½;
nicchantena manussena, gantabba½ saraºattaya½ti.
Tato j±napadiko saraº±gamane mah±guºa½ mah±nisa½sa½ oloketv± buddhe sag±ravo sappemo “j²vitapariyanta½ buddha½ saraºa½ gacch±m²”ti saraºa½ gantv± teneva saraº±gaman±nubh±vena j²vitapariyos±ne suttappabuddhoviya devaloke nibbatt²ti.
6. Disv±na eva½ saraºa½ gata½ ta½,
apenti yakkh±pi mahabbhayena;
p±letha s²la½ saraºañca tasm±,
jah±tha durita½ sugati½ bhajavhoti.

Yakkhavañcitavatthu½ pathama½.