Cittahatthis±riputta-upasampad±

442. Citto pana hatthis±riputto bhagavanta½ etadavoca– “abhikkanta½, bhante; abhikkanta½, bhante! Seyyath±pi, bhante, nikkujjita½ v± ukkujjeyya, paµicchanna½ v± vivareyya, m³¼hassa v± magga½ ±cikkheyya, andhak±re v± telapajjota½ dh±reyya– ‘cakkhumanto r³p±ni dakkhant²’ti. Evameva½ bhagavat± anekapariy±yena dhammo pak±sito. Es±ha½, bhante, bhagavanta½ saraºa½ gacch±mi dhammañca bhikkhusaªghañca. Labheyy±ha½, bhante, bhagavato santike pabbajja½, labheyya½ upasampadan”ti.
443. Alattha kho citto hatthis±riputto bhagavato santike pabbajja½, alattha upasampada½. Acir³pasampanno kho pan±yasm± citto hatthis±riputto eko v³pakaµµho appamatto ±t±p² pahitatto viharanto na cirasseva– yassatth±ya kulaputt± sammadeva ag±rasm± anag±riya½ pabbajanti, tadanuttara½– brahmacariyapariyos±na½ diµµheva dhamme saya½ abhiññ± sacchikatv± upasampajja vih±si. ‘Kh²º± j±ti, vusita½ brahmacariya½, kata½ karaº²ya½, n±para½ itthatt±y±’ti– abbhaññ±si. Aññataro kho pan±yasm± citto hatthis±riputto arahata½ ahos²ti.

Poµµhap±dasutta½ niµµhita½ navama½.