3. Tiººa½jan±na½ vatthumhi ayam±nupubb²kath±

Jambud²pasmi½ kira pubbe mah±nid±gho ahosi, tad± nid±ghasuriyena sakiraºakar± v±pi pokkharaºi nad² girikandaranijjhar±d²su udaka½ nissesa½ katv± p²tamiva udake parikkh²ºe macchakacchap±dayo yebhuyyena vin±sa½ patt±. Atha mah±raññabh³miya½ rukkhatiºalabh±dayo at²va mil±t± ahesu½. Migapakkhinopighamm±bhitatt± pip±sito mar²ci½ toyantimaññam±n± itocitoca dh±vant± mah±dukkhappatt± ahesu½. Tad± eko suvapotako pip±sito tattha tattha p±n²ya½ pariyesanto mah±raññe ekasmi½ p³tip±dape saµµhiratane narak±v±µe p±n²yagandha½ gh±yitv± lobhena p±tu½ otiººo atip±nena bh±ro tattheva patitv± uggantu½ n±sakkhi. Ath±paropi sappoca manussoc±ti dve jan± tattheva pati½su, sapp±n±ma viveka½ laddh±va atta½ vijahanti. Tasm±ya½ aladdh± vivekatta½ uggantu½ n±sakkhi. An±lambatt± manussopi. Te uggantu½ asakkont± maraºabhayabh²t± aññamañña maviheµhent± tattheva vasi½su. Atheko bar±ºas²v±siko manusso vana½ paviµµho tatheva p±n²ya½ pariyesam±no ta½ µh±na½ patv± te tayopi disv± kampam±nahadayo valliy± piµaka½ bandhitv± sikk±ya pakkhipitv± ot±retv± te tayopi uddhari, ath±nena te amh±ka½ j²vita½ dinnanti somanass± tassevam±ha½su, s±mi maya½ tumhe niss±ya j²vita½ labhimha, tumhe ito paµµh±ya amh±ka½ sah±yo, mayampi te sah±y±, amh±ka½ vasanaµµh±n±ni ±gantuk±m±ti vatv± tesu t±va suvapotako ±ha, s±mi b±r±ºasiya½ dakkhiºadv±re mah±nigrodho atthi, tatth±ha½ vas±mi, tava tath±r³pe kicce sati mama santikam±gamma suv±ti sadda½karoh²ti vatv± mettithira½ katv± pakk±mi, sappopi samm±ha½ tasseva nigrodhass± vid³re mahanta½ vammika½ atthi, tattha vas±mi, tavatthe sati tatth±gantv± d²gh±tisadda½ karoh²ti vatv± tathevapakk±mi, manussopi b±r±ºasiya½ asuk±yan±ma v²thiy± asukagehe vas±mi, tavatthe sati mama santika½ ±gacch±ti vatv± pakk±mi, ath± parabh±ge so upak±rako puriso attano kicce sañj±te mama sah±y±na½ santika½ gamiss±m²ti saªket±nus±rena gantv± nigrodham³le µhito suvassa saddamak±si, ta½ sutv± suvapotako vegen±gantv± tena saddhi½ paµisammoditv±samma ciren± gatosi, ±gatak±raºa½ me ±cikkh±ti ±ha. Sop±ha samm±ha½ j²vitu masakkonto puttad±rake ñ±t²na½ paµip±detv± tava santikam±gatomhiti, suvapotakopi s±dhu samma tay± kata½ mama santikam±gacchantena, tay± mama j²vita½ dinna½, may±pi tava j²vanup±ya½ k±tu½ vaµµati, y±v±ha½ ±gacch±mi, t±vettha thoka½ vissam±ti vatv± pakk±mi j²vanup±ya½ pariyesam±no, tasmi½ kira samaye b±r±ºas²r±j± nagarato nikkhamma susajjituyy±na½ pavisitv± sapariso k²¼itv± majjhantikasamaye suphullita½ pañcapadumasañchanva½ maªgalapokkharaºi½ disv± nah±yituk±mo sabb±bharaº±ni omuñcitv± r±japurise paµip±detv± nah±yitu½ otari, tad± suvapotako ta½ µh±na½ patto s±khantare nil²no r±japuris±na½ pam±da½ disv± rañño mutt±h±ra½ ¹asitv± ±k±sa½ pakkhanditv± vegen±gantv± attano sah±yassa datv± appamatto ima½ valañjehi samm±ti vatv± ad±si, tato so na½ gahetv± ima½ kuhi½ paµis±mess±m²ti cintonto mameko sah±yako antonagare vasati, tasmi½ µhapess±m²ti cintetv± yath±saªketamupagamma ta½ disv± paµisanth±ra½ katv± suvapotakena kato pak±ra½ pak±setv± ima½ mutt±h±ra½ s±dhuka½ µhapeh²ti vatv± ad±si, ta½khaºe r±j± nah±tv±nulitto ±bharaº±ni pilandhento mutt±h±ra½ n±ddasa. Tato r±japuris± antoca bahica parijane upaparikkhitv± mutt±h±ra½ apassant± nagare bheri½ car±pesu½, yo mutt±h±ra½ passati, tassa r±j± mahanta½ yasa½ dassat²ti. Ta½ sutv± so mittad³bh² eva½ cintesi, aha½camhi dukkhito, yann³n±ha½ mutt±h±ra½ rañño dassetv± sukhena vaseyya½, kimme eten±ti tena kata½ tath±r³pa½ upak±ra½ asallakkhento mah±mittad³bh² puriso r±japurise upasaªkamma muttah±ra½ attano santike µhapitabh±va½ kathesi, bho mama santike eko puriso muttah±ra½ µhapes²ti. Eva½ asappurisasa½saggoti, tath±hi.
1. Yath± sa½va¹¹hito nimbo, madhukh²ro dasiñcan±;
na y±ti madhura½ ta½ vo, pak±ra masata½ kata½.
2. S²senu daka m±d±ya, va¹¹hitopi nuh²taru;
na y±ti madhura½ ta½vo, pak±ramasata½ kata½.
3. Nicca½ kh²rodap±nena, va¹¹hito siviso yath±;
visa½va parivatteti, tath± n²copak±raka½.
4. Yath±ttan± kato aggi, s²tala½ na dade khalu;
tath± n²ce kata½ k±ra½, agg²va dahate tanu½.
5. Tasm± upaparikkhitv±, h±vabh±vena buddhiy±;
k±tabb± metti jant³hi, n±mitto labhatesukhanti.
Athassa mittadubhino vacanena r±japuris± mutt±h±ra½cata½ca gahetv± sabhaº¹aka½ purisa½ dassesu½. Atha r±j± sabhaº¹aka½ cora½ disv± kuddho ima½ netv± dakkhiºadv±re j²vas³le utt±seth±ti ±º±pesi, r±japuris± tassa r±j±ºa½ karonto agama½su, tehi n²yam±no puriso dakkhiºadv±r± nikkhamma sappasah±ya½ saritv± appevan±me tassa santik± kiñci sotthi bhaveyy±ti pubbe vuttasaªket± nus±rena vammika½ disv± samma d²gh±ti saddamak±si, so vammik± nikkhammata½ tath± niyam±na½ disv± sa½viggo dukkhappatto sah±yassame ajja avassayena upatthambha½ bhavitu½ vaµµat²ti ta½ samass±setv± attabh±va½ vijahitv± aññataravesena r±japurise upasaªkamma ima½ purisa½ muhutta½m± m±reth±ti da¼ha½ vatv± muhuttena rañño aggamahesiy± vasanaµµh±na½ gantv± sappavaººena devi½ ¹asitv± t±ya visena mucchitak±le manussavaººena vajjhappatto visosadha½ j±n±tit² vatv± ta½khaºeva sah±yassa santika½ gantv± raññ± tava pakko sitak±le gantv± udakappasatena deviy± sar²re paharitv± nibbisa½ kar±h²ti vatv± pakk±mi, atha r±j± visavejja pariyesanto ta½ pavatti½ sutv± vajjhappatta½ ±neth±ti ±º±petv± deviy± nibbisa½ karoth±ti ±ha, so n±gar±jena vuttanayena nibbisamak±si, s± sukhit± arog± ahosi, r±j± ta½ disv± tuµµho tassa khettavatthuy±nav±han±did±nena mah±sakk±ramak±si, atha so r±j±na½ upasaªkamma attan± kata½ sabba½ pak±sesi. Tena vutta½.
6. Ekad±ha½ mah±r±ja, vana½ kammena kenaci;
gatoddasa½ mah±v±µe, patita½ suvapotaka½.
7. Atho raga½ manussa½ca;
dukkhappatte khud±pare;
ukkhipi½ karuº±y±ha½;
te me vocu½ tad± tayo.
8. Ad±si j²vamamh±ka½, upak±rosi no tuva½;
tava kicce samuppanne, amh±ka½ ehi santika½.
9. Eva½ tehi pavuttoha½, agañchi½ suvasantika½;
tena kat³pak±roha½, manussass±pi santika½.
10. Ten±ha½ maraºappatto, addasa½ urag±dhipa½;
sod±si j²vita½ mayha½, alattha½ [aladdha itisabbattha] vipula½ dhana½.
11. Sujano n±vamantabbo, khuddakoti nar±dhipa;
suvoca uragocete, mittadhamme patiµµhit±.
12. K±raºaññ³ manusseso,
amhehi samaj±tiko;
kat³pak±ro evampi,
diso j±to nar±dhamo.
13. Akasm± deva kuppanti, pas²dantinimittato;
s²la½ hetamas±dh³na½, b±l±namavij±nata½.
14. Manuss±pi mah±r±ja, keci viss±siy± na ve;
tiracch±n±pi honteva, ajimhamanas±saµh±ti.
Eva½ so attano pavatti½ kathesi, r±j± ta½ sutv± pasanno imassa purisassa mahanta½ geha½ katv± mah±parih±ra½ karoth±ti ±º±pesi, so pana mama geha½ nigrodhassa ca vammikassa ca antare karoth±ti vatv± tath± k±retv± tattha vasanto r±j³paµµh±na½ karonto tehi sah±yehi saddhi½ sammodam±no y±vaj²va½ vasitv± ±yu pariyos±ne tehi saddhi½ yath±kamma½ gatoti.
15. Iti patitasukhamh± aªgato v± dhanamh±,
paramatarapatiµµh± honti mitt± sakh±na½;
virahitasakhina½ bho natthi yasm±bhivuddhi,
ciºutha kusaladhamma½ mittavant± mahanta½.

Tiººa½ jan±na½ vatthu½ tatiya½.