8. Mah±mandh±tuvatthumhi ayam±nupubb²kath±

Ito kira ekanavutikappamatthake vipass²n±ma samm±sambuddho loke uppajjitv± pavattavaradhammacakko sadevakehi lokehi p³jiyam±no bandhumat²nagare paµivasati. Tad± so mandh±t± tasmi½ nagare tunnak±ro hutv± nibbatti. Tunnak±rakammena j²vika½ kappento viharati. Tad± sakalanagarav±sino buddhapamukha½ bhikkhusaªgha½ nimantetv± mah±d±na mada½su. Atha so eva½ cintesi, sabbepime nagarav±sino d±na½ dadanti. Ahamekova seso duggatatt±, yajj±hamajja b²ja½ na ropemi, imamh± dukkh± na parimucciss±m²ti. So vegena tunnak±rakamma½ pariyesitv± kiñcim³la½ labhitv± tena ekass±pi d±na½ d±tu½ ok±sa maladdh± ±paºa½ gantv± r±jam±sake gahetv± caªkoµaka½ p³retv± ±d±ya buddhapamukhassa bhikkhusaªghassa bhattagga½ gantv± µhito eva½ cintesi, natthi d±ni ok±sa½ ekass±pi bhikkhuno patte okiritu½, addh±ha½ ime ±k±se vikiriss±m²ti appevan±ma patam±n±na½ ekass±pi bhikkhuno patte ekampi pateyya, ta½ me bhavissati d²gharatta½ hibh±ya sukh±y±ti pasannam±naso uddha½ khipi, ta to patam±n± te pariv±rikadevat±nañca bhagavato ±nubh±venaca bahi apatitv± bhagavantam±di½ katv± sabbesa½ bhikkh³na½ patteyeva pati½su. Atha so ta½ acchariya½ disv± pasannam±naso sirasi añjali½ paggayha µhito eva½ patthanamak±si.
1. Imin± me adhik±rena, pas±dena yatissare;
k±mabhog²naha½ aggo, bhaveyya½ j±tij±tiya½.
2. Paharitv± yad± p±ºi½, olokemi nabhotala½;
sattaratanasampanna½, vassa½ vassatu sabbad±ti.
So tato paµµh±ya devamanussesu sa½saranto mahanta½ dibbasampatti½ anubhavitv± imasmi½ bhaddakappe ±dimhi mah±sammato n±ma r±j± ahosi. Tassa putto rojo n±ma. Tassa putto vararojo n±ma, tassa putto kaly±ºo n±ma, tassa putto varakaly±ºo n±ma. Varakaly±ºassa putto uposatho n±ma. Uposathassa putto mandh±t± n±ma hutv± nibbatti. So sattahi ratanehi cat³hi ca iddh²hi samann±gato cakkavattirajja½ k±resi, tassa v±mahattha½ sammiñjitv± dakkhiºahatthena appoµµhite ±k±sato dibbamegh± viya jaººuppam±ºa½ sattaratanavassa½ vassati. Evar³po acchariyo ahosi. So catur±s²tivassasahass±ni kum±rak²¼a½ k²¼i. Catur±s²tivassasahass±ni oparajja½ k±resi. Catur±s²tivassasahass±ni cakkavattirajja½ k±resi, ±yu panassa asaªkhyeyya½ ahosi. So ekadivasa½ k±mataºha½ p³retu½ asakkonto ukkaºµhit±k±ra½ dassesi, amacc± deva kinnakho ukkaºµh± s²ti pucchi½su. So bhaºe mayha½ puññakamme olokiyam±ne ima½ rajja½ nappahoti, katarannu kho µh±na½ ramaº²yanti. Devaloko mah±r±j±ti. So cakkaratana½ abbhukkiritv± paris±ya saddhi½ c±tumah±r±jikadevaloka½ agam±si, athassa catt±ro mah±r±j±no dibbam±lagandha- hatth± devagaºaparivut± paccuggamana½ katv± ta½ ±d±ya c±tumah±r±jikadevaloka½ gantv± rajja½ ada½su, tassa paris±ya parivutassa tasmi½ rajja½ karontassa d²gho addh± v²tivatto. So tatthapi taºha½ p³retu masakkonto ukkaºµhit± k±ra½ dassesi. Tato catt±ro mah±r±j±no kinnukho mah±r±ja ukkaºµhitoti pucchi½su. Imamh± devalok± katarannu kho µh±na½ ramaº²yanti, deva paresa½ upaµµh±kamanussasadis± maya½. T±vati½sadevaloko ito sataguºena ramaº²yoti. Mandh±t± cakkaratana½ abbhukkiritv± attano parisaparivuto t±vati½s±bhimukho p±y±si, athassa sakko devar±j± dibbam±lagandhahattho devagaºaparivuto paccuggamana½ katv± ta½ hatthe gahetv± ito ehi mah±r±j±ti ±ha. Tato rañño devagaºaparivutassa gamanak±le pariº±yakaratana½ cakkaratana½ ±d±ya saddhi½paris±ya manussapatha½ otaritv± attano ghara½ p±visi. Sakko mandh±tu½ sakkabhavana½ netv± devat± dve koµµh±se katv± attano rajja½ majjhe bhinditv± ad±si. Tato paµµh±ya dvepi r±jano rajja½ k±resu½. Eva½ k±le gacchante sakko saµµhisatasahass±dhik±ni tissoca vassakoµiyo ±yu½ khepetv± cavi. Añño sakko nibbatti, sopi tatheva devarajja½ k±retv± ±yukkhayena cavi, etenu p±yena chatti½sa sakk± cavi½su, mandh±t± pana manussaparih±rena devarajja½ k±resiyeva, tasseva½ k±le gacchante bh²yyoso matt±ya k±mataºh± uppajji, so kimme upa¹¹harajjena. Sakka½ m±retv± ekarajja½ kariss±m²ti cintesi. Sakka½ pana m±retu½ na sakk±, k±mataºh± panes± vipattim³l±. Tath±hi.
3. Varamatra sukhantyatra, atricch±vihato naro;
idhav± paratthav± kiñci, na s±ta½ vindate sad±.
4. Taºh±ya j±yate soko,
taºh±ya j±yate bhaya½;
taºh±ya vippamuttassa,
natthi soko kuto bhaya½.
5. Taºh±d±so naro ettha, r±jacor±disambhava½;
hattacched±dika½ dukkha½, p±puº±ti vihaññati.
6. Yena lobhena j±tena, sad± j²yanti p±ºino;
khetta½ vatthu½ hirañña½ca, gav±ssa½ d±saporisa½;
sabbatth±mena so lobho, pah±tabbova viññun±ti.
Tato atricch±vihatassa tassa ±yusaªkh±ro parih±yi, jar± sar²ra½ pahari, manussasar²rañhi n±ma na devalokebhijjati, tatha so devalok± bhassitv± bandhumat²nagaruyy±na½ p±visi, uyy±nap±lo tassa ±gatabh±va½ r±jakula½ nivedesi. R±j± r±jakul± ±gantv± uyy±neyeva ±sana½ paññ±pesi. Tato mandh±t± uyy±ne paññattavar±sane nipanno anuµµh±naseyya½ kappesi. Tato amacc± deva tumh±ka½ parato kinnu kathes±m±ti pucchi½su, mama parato tumhe ima½ s±sana½ mah±janassa katheyy±tha, mandh±tumah±r±j± dvisahassad²papariv±resu cat³su mah±d²pesu cakkavattirajja½ k±retv± c±tumah±r±jikesu rajja½ k±retv± chatti½sasakk±na½ ±yuparim±ºena devaloke rajja½ k±retv± k±lamak±s²ti. So eva½ vatv± k±la½katv± yath±kamma½ gatoti imamattha½ pak±setu½ bhagav± catumah±parisamajjhe im± g±th±yo ±ha.
7. Y±vat± candimasuriy±, pariharanti dis± bhanti virocan±;
sabbeva d±s± mandh±t±, ye p±º± pathavinissit±.
8. Na kah±paºavassena, titti k±mesu vijjati;
appassad± dukh± k±m±, iti viññ±ya paº¹ito.
9. Api dibbesu k±mesu, rati½so n±dhigacchati;
taºh±kkhayarato hoti, samm±sambuddhas±vakoti.
Ta½ sutv± bah³ sot±pattiphal±d²ni p±puºi½s³ti.
10. Iti gatiniyat±na½ bodhiy± uttam±na½;
sakavasamupanetv± deti dukkh±titaºh±;
aniyatagatik±na½ k± kath± m±dis±na½;
jahatha tamiti mantv± bho bhajavho tivatthu½ti.

Mah±mandh±tuvatthu½ aµµhama½.