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282. Sannipatit±ti kasm± sannipatit±? Te kira cat³hi k±raºehi sannipatanti. Vass³pan±yikasaªgahattha½, pav±raº±saªgahattha½, dhammasavanattha½, p±ricchattakak²¼±nubhavanatthanti. Tattha sve vass³pan±yik±ti ±s±¼h²puººam±ya dv²su devalokesu dev± sudhamm±ya devasabh±ya sannipatitv± mantenti asukavih±re eko bhikkhu vass³pagato, asukavih±re dve tayo catt±ro pañca dasa v²sati ti½sa½ catt±l²sa½ paññ±sa½ sata½ sahassa½ bhikkh³ vass³pagat±, etthettha µh±ne ayy±na½ ±rakkha½ susa½vihita½ karoth±ti eva½ vass³pan±yikasaªgaho kato hoti.
Tad±pi eteneva k±raºena sannipatit±. Ida½ tesa½ hoti ±sanasminti ida½ tesa½ catunna½ mah±r±j±na½ ±sana½ hoti. Eva½ tesu nisinnesu atha pacch± amh±ka½ ±sana½ hoti.
Yenatthen±ti yena vass³pan±yikatthena. Ta½ attha½ cintayitv± ta½ attha½ mantayitv±ti ta½ araññav±sino bhikkhusaªghassa ±rakkhattha½ cintayitv±. Etthettha vuµµhabhikkhusaªghassa ±rakkha½ sa½vidahath±ti cat³hi mah±r±jehi saddhi½ mantetv±. Vuttavacan±pi tanti tetti½sa devaputt± vadanti, mah±r±j±no vuttavacan± n±ma. Tath± tetti½sa devaputt± pacc±nus±santi, itare pacc±nusiµµhavacan± n±ma. Padadvayepi pana tanti nip±tamattameva. Avipakkant±ti agat±.
283. U¼±roti vipulo mah±. Dev±nubh±vanti y± s± sabbadevat±na½ vatth±laªk±ravim±nasar²r±na½ pabh± dv±dasa yojan±ni pharati. Mah±puññ±na½ pana sar²rappabh± yojanasata½ pharati. Ta½ dev±nubh±va½ atikkamitv±.
Brahmuno heta½ pubbanimittanti yath± s³riyassa udayato eta½ pubbaªgama½ eta½ pubbanimitta½ yadida½ aruºugga½, evameva brahmunopi eta½– “pubbanimittan”ti d²peti.