Janapadakaly±º²-upam±

534. “Seyyath±pi, v±seµµha, puriso eva½ vadeyya– “aha½ y± imasmi½ janapade janapadakaly±º², ta½ icch±mi, ta½ k±mem²”ti. Tamena½ eva½ vadeyyu½– “ambho purisa, ya½ tva½ janapadakaly±ºi½ icchasi k±mesi, j±n±si ta½ janapadakaly±ºi½– khattiy² v± br±hmaº² v± vess² v± sudd² v±”ti? Iti puµµho “no”ti vadeyya.
“Tamena½ eva½ vadeyyu½– “ambho purisa, ya½ tva½ janapadakaly±ºi½ icchasi k±mesi, j±n±si ta½ janapadakaly±ºi½ eva½n±m± eva½gott±ti v±, d²gh± v± rass± v± majjhim± v± k±¼² v± s±m± v± maªguracchav² v±ti, amukasmi½ g±me v± nigame v± nagare v±”ti? Iti puµµho ‘no’ti vadeyya. Tamena½ eva½ vadeyyu½– “ambho purisa, ya½ tva½ na j±n±si na passasi, ta½ tva½ icchasi k±mes²”ti? Iti puµµho “±m±”ti vadeyya.
535. “Ta½ ki½ maññasi, v±seµµha, nanu eva½ sante tassa purisassa app±µih²rakata½ bh±sita½ sampajjat²”ti? “Addh± kho, bho gotama, eva½ sante tassa purisassa app±µih²rakata½ bh±sita½ sampajjat²”ti.
536. “Evameva kho, v±seµµha, na kira tevijjehi br±hmaºehi brahm± sakkhidiµµho, napi kira tevijj±na½ br±hmaº±na½ ±cariyehi brahm± sakkhidiµµho, napi kira tevijj±na½ br±hmaº±na½ ±cariyap±cariyehi brahm± sakkhidiµµho. Napi kira tevijj±na½ br±hmaº±na½ y±va sattam± ±cariy±mahayugehi brahm± sakkhidiµµho. Yepi kira tevijj±na½ br±hmaº±na½ pubbak± isayo mant±na½ katt±ro mant±na½ pavatt±ro, yesamida½ etarahi tevijj± br±hmaº± por±ºa½ mantapada½ g²ta½ pavutta½ samihita½, tadanug±yanti, tadanubh±santi, bh±sitamanubh±santi, v±citamanuv±centi seyyathida½– aµµhako v±mako v±madevo vess±mitto yamataggi aªg²raso bh±radv±jo v±seµµho kassapo bhagu, tepi na evam±ha½su– “mayameta½ j±n±ma, mayameta½ pass±ma, yattha v± brahm±, yena v± brahm±, yahi½ v± brahm±”ti. Teva tevijj± br±hmaº± evam±ha½su– “ya½ na j±n±ma, ya½ na pass±ma, tassa sahabyat±ya magga½ desema– ayameva ujumaggo ayamañjas±yano niyy±niko niyy±ti takkarassa brahmasahabyat±y±”ti.
537. “Ta½ ki½ maññasi, v±seµµha, nanu eva½ sante tevijj±na½ br±hmaº±na½ app±µih²rakata½ bh±sita½ sampajjat²”ti? “Addh± kho, bho gotama, eva½ sante tevijj±na½ br±hmaº±na½ app±µih²rakata½ bh±sita½ sampajjat²”ti.
“S±dhu, v±seµµha, te vata, v±seµµha, tevijj± br±hmaº± ya½ na j±nanti, ya½ na passanti, tassa sahabyat±ya magga½ desessanti– ayameva ujumaggo ayamañjas±yano niyy±niko niyy±ti takkarassa brahmasahabyat±y±ti neta½ µh±na½ vijjati.