36. Moriyabrahmaºassa vatthumhi ayam±nupubb²kath±

Amh±ka½ bhagavati parinibbute magadharaµµhe macala½ n±ma mah±g±ma½ ahosi. Tattha moriyon±ma br±hmaºo paµivasati saddho pasanno, tassa sen±n±me k± bhariy± atthi. S±pi saddh± pasann± ratanattayesu. Te ubhopi samagg± sammodam±n± bhikkhusaªgha½ nimantetv± nicca½ d±na½ pavattent± c²var±dicatupaccayehi upaµµhahant± s²la½ rakkhant± uposathakamma½ karont± divasa½ v²tin±menti. Athassa gehe vibhava½ yebhuyyena d±n±d²su parikkhayamagam±si. Tato br±hmaº² s±mi no gehe dhana½ parikkh²ºa½. Katha½ d±na½ pavatteyy±m±ti br±hmaºassa ±rocesi, tato br±hmaºo m± bhadde cintesi. Yenakenaci up±yena d±na½ patiµµhapess±m±ti vatv± tasmi½yeva attano sa-uss±hata½ pak±sonto ±ha.
1. J±nam±no hi lokasmi½, d±nasseda½ phala½ iti;
na dajj± ko sus²lesu, appampi divasampati.
2. Saggalokanid±n±ni, d±n±ni matim± idha;
kohin±ma naro loke, na dadeyya hite ratoti.
Evañca pana vatv± bhadde vana½ pavisitv± anekavidh±ni paºº±ni ca phal±ni ca pacchip³ra½ ±haritv± vikkiºitv±pi d±na½ na upacchindiss±m±ti vatv± tato paµµh±ya vana½ gantv± paºº±ni ca phal±ni ca ±haritv± vikkiºitv± d±na½ dento paµivasati. Athekadivasa½ br±hmaºo vana½ paviµµho paººehi ca phalehi ca pacchi½ p³retv± s²sen± d±ya geha½ ±gacchanto pupphaphalapallavehi vinata½ nekatarugaºanicita½ sammatt±nekac±takacatuppadanisevita½ vippakiºº±nantapupphapattakiñjakkhacchannav±¼uk±tala½ sandam±nas²tal± malajalappav±ha½ akaddam±ninnasupatittehi sundara½ kandara½ disv± pacchi½ t²re µhapetv± otiººo nah±yati, tasmi½ khaºe tattha ekasmi½ rukkhe adhivattho devaputto ta½ tattha nah±yanta½ disv± kinnu kho esa kaly±ºajjh±sayo v± ud±hu p±pajjh±sayo sattoti dibbacakkhun± upadh±ranto acchariyapuriso eso duggatopi hutv± attano d±nappaveºiy± upacchijjanabhayena vana½ gantv± paºº±ni ca phal±ni ca ±haritv± dukkhena kasirena j²vika½ kappento d±nadhamma½ na upacchindat²ti cintetv± tassa guº±dayo paµicca pacchiya½ µhapitapaºº±ni ca phal±ni ca sabb±ni suvaºº±ni hont³ti adhiµµh±si. Athass±nubh±vena sabba½ suvaººa½ ahobhi, atha so suvaººapuººapacchiya½ upari suvaººar±simatthake sabbak±madada½ mahanta½ maºiratana½ µhapetv± antarahito paµikkamma aµµh±si, tato br±hmaºo nah±tv± uttiººo pacchiya½ sampuººasuvaººavaººara½sin± sambhinnavijjotam±namaºiratana½ disv± kimeta½ti ±saªkitaparisaªkito pacchisam²pa½ gantv± hattha½ pas±retu½ avisahanto aµµh±si. Ta½ disv± devaputto dissam±nasar²rena µhatv± m± tva½ bh±yi br±hmaºa. May± et±ni nimmit±ni, gahetv± gacch±h²ti ±ha, atha br±hmaºo devaputtassa katha½ sutv± aya½ devaputto ima½ may± nimmita½, gahetv± gacch±ti vadati. Kinnu kho so attano ±nubh±vena deti, ud±hu may± katapuññen±ti pucchiss±mi ta½ti pañjalikova devaputta½ pucchanto ±ha.
3. Pucch±mi pañjal² d±ni, devaputta mahiddhika;
dad±si me suvaººañca, k±mada½ maºimuttama½.
4. N±pi ko no tuva½ ñ±ti,
na mitto nopak±rako;
ki½ tva½ atthavasa½ disv±,
mama dajj±sima½ dhana½.
5. Kena tapena s²lena, ken±c±raguºena ca;
yena dajj±si me deva, ki½ me sucarita½ cita½.
6. Kinnu pur±tana½ kamma½, kena kammena dassasi;
athav± taviddhiy± desi, ta½ me akkh±hi pucchitoti.
Tato devaputto na kho pan±ha½ br±hmaºa devoti paresa½ kiñci d±tu½ sakkomi, tay± pubbe katasucarit±nubh±vena nibbattat²ti vatv± dibbacakkhun± tassa pubbakamma½ disv± tassa pak±sento ±ha.
7. Kassape lokapajjote, sambuddhe parinibbute;
sabbattha patthaµa½ ±si, tassa buddhassa s±sana½.
8. Tad± paccantime g±me, tvam±si kulad±rako;
saddho ±si pasanno ca, d±yako kusale rato.
9. Tad± pabbajito eko, gacchanto antar±pathe;
corehi anubaddhosi, acchinnapattac²varo.
10. S±kh±bhaªga½ niv±setv±, p±rupitv± tatheva ta½;
antog±ma½ paviµµhosi, esam±no pilotike.
11. Tato tva½ caram±na½ ta½, disv± kampitam±naso;
vatthayuga½ ad±si tva½, saddaha½ d±nato phala½.
12. Patthodanena ta½ bhikkhu½, parivisitv± yath±bala½;
pesesi abhiv±detv±, saddh±ya suddham±naso.
13. Ima½ tva½ akar² puñña½, tuyheta½ carita½ ima½;
tassa te puññakammassa, amukhyaphala m²disa½ti.
Evañca pana vatv± ida½ te br±hmaºa dhana½ r±j±d²hi may± an±haraº²ya½ kata½, tva½ aparisaªkanto gahetv± yath±dhipp±ya½ karohi, ima½ kho pana maºiratana½ icchiticchita½ pasavati, ten±pi ±nubh±vena tava d±na½ anupacchindanto puttad±r±dayo poseh²ti anus±si, ta½ sutv± br±hmaºo tena vuttaniy±meneva bhikkhusaªghassa mah±d±na½ dadanto s²la½ rakkhanto cira½ vasitv± aparabh±ge tato cuto devaloke nibbatt²ti.
14. Eva½ nih²n±p² dhanena santo,
d±nanvaya½ neva pariccajanti;
tasm± hi bhonto sati deyyadhamme,
m± kattha d±nesu pam±dabh±va½ti.

Moriyabr±hmaºassa vatthu½ chaµµhama½.