Pokkharas±tibuddhupasaªkamana½

292. Atha kho te br±hmaº± br±hmaºa½ pokkharas±ti½ etadavocu½– “ativik±lo kho, bho, ajja samaºa½ gotama½ dassan±ya upasaªkamitu½. Sved±ni [d±ni sve (s². ka.)] bhava½ pokkharas±ti samaºa½ gotama½ dassan±ya upasaªkamissat²”ti. Atha kho br±hmaºo pokkharas±ti sake nivesane paº²ta½ kh±dan²ya½ bhojan²ya½ paµiy±d±petv± y±ne ±ropetv± ukk±su dh±riyam±n±su ukkaµµh±ya niyy±si, yena icch±naªgalavanasaº¹o tena p±y±si. Y±vatik± y±nassa bh³mi y±nena gantv±, y±n± paccorohitv± pattikova yena bhagav± tenupasaªkami. Upasaªkamitv± bhagavat± saddhi½ sammodi, sammodan²ya½ katha½ s±raº²ya½ v²tis±retv± ekamanta½ nis²di.
293. Ekamanta½ nisinno kho br±hmaºo pokkharas±ti bhagavanta½ etadavoca– “±gam± nu kho idha, bho gotama, amh±ka½ antev±s² ambaµµho m±ºavo”ti? “¾gam± kho te [tedha (sy±.), te idha (p².)], br±hmaºa, antev±s² ambaµµho m±ºavo”ti. “Ahu pana te, bho gotama, ambaµµhena m±ºavena saddhi½ kocideva kath±sall±po”ti? “Ahu kho me, br±hmaºa, ambaµµhena m±ºavena saddhi½ kocideva kath±sall±po”ti. “Yath±katha½ pana te, bho gotama, ahu ambaµµhena m±ºavena saddhi½ kocideva kath±sall±po”ti? Atha kho bhagav± y±vatako ahosi ambaµµhena m±ºavena saddhi½ kath±sall±po, ta½ sabba½ br±hmaºassa pokkharas±tissa ±rocesi. Eva½ vutte, br±hmaºo pokkharas±ti bhagavanta½ etadavoca– “b±lo, bho gotama, ambaµµho m±ºavo, khamatu bhava½ gotamo ambaµµhassa m±ºavass±”ti. “Sukh² hotu, br±hmaºa, ambaµµho m±ºavo”ti.
294. Atha kho br±hmaºo pokkharas±ti bhagavato k±ye dvatti½samah±purisalakkhaº±ni samannesi. Addas± kho br±hmaºo pokkharas±ti bhagavato k±ye dvatti½samah±purisalakkhaº±ni yebhuyyena µhapetv± dve. Dv²su mah±purisalakkhaºesu kaªkhati vicikicchati n±dhimuccati na sampas²dati– kosohite ca vatthaguyhe pah³tajivhat±ya ca.
295. Atha kho bhagavato etadahosi– “passati kho me aya½ br±hmaºo pokkharas±ti dvatti½samah±purisalakkhaº±ni yebhuyyena µhapetv± dve. Dv²su mah±purisalakkhaºesu kaªkhati vicikicchati n±dhimuccati na sampas²dati– kosohite ca vatthaguyhe, pah³tajivhat±ya c±”ti. Atha kho bhagav± tath±r³pa½ iddh±bhisaªkh±ra½ abhisaªkh±si yath± addasa br±hmaºo pokkharas±ti bhagavato kosohita½ vatthaguyha½. Atha kho bhagav± jivha½ ninn±metv± ubhopi kaººasot±ni anumasi paµimasi, ubhopi n±sikasot±ni anumasi paµimasi, kevalampi nal±µamaº¹ala½ jivh±ya ch±desi.
296. Atha kho br±hmaºassa pokkharas±tissa etadahosi “samann±gato kho samaºo gotamo dvatti½samah±purisalakkhaºehi paripuººehi no aparipuººeh²”ti. Bhagavanta½ etadavoca– “adhiv±setu me bhava½ gotamo ajjatan±ya bhatta½ saddhi½ bhikkhusaªghen±”ti. Adhiv±sesi bhagav± tuºh²bh±vena.
297. Atha kho br±hmaºo pokkharas±ti bhagavato adhiv±sana½ viditv± bhagavato k±la½ ±rocesi– “k±lo, bho gotama, niµµhita½ bhattan”ti. Atha kho bhagav± pubbaºhasamaya½ niv±setv± pattac²varam±d±ya saddhi½ bhikkhusaªghena yena br±hmaºassa pokkharas±tissa nivesana½ tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± paññatte ±sane nis²di. Atha kho br±hmaºo pokkharas±ti bhagavanta½ paº²tena kh±dan²yena bhojan²yena sahatth± santappesi sampav±resi, m±ºavak±pi bhikkhusaªgha½. Atha kho br±hmaºo pokkharas±ti bhagavanta½ bhutt±vi½ on²tapattap±ºi½ aññatara½ n²ca½ ±sana½ gahetv± ekamanta½ nis²di.
298. Ekamanta½ nisinnassa kho br±hmaºassa pokkharas±tissa bhagav± anupubbi½ katha½ kathesi, seyyathida½– d±nakatha½ s²lakatha½ saggakatha½; k±m±na½ ±d²nava½ ok±ra½ sa½kilesa½, nekkhamme ±nisa½sa½ pak±sesi. Yad± bhagav± aññ±si br±hmaºa½ pokkharas±ti½ kallacitta½ muducitta½ vin²varaºacitta½ udaggacitta½ pasannacitta½, atha y± buddh±na½ s±mukka½sik± dhammadesan±, ta½ pak±sesi– dukkha½ samudaya½ nirodha½ magga½. Seyyath±pi n±ma suddha½ vattha½ apagatak±¼aka½ sammadeva rajana½ paµiggaºheyya; evameva br±hmaºassa pokkharas±tissa tasmiññeva ±sane viraja½ v²tamala½ dhammacakkhu½ udap±di– “ya½ kiñci samudayadhamma½, sabba½ ta½ nirodhadhamman”ti.