Ambap±l²gaºik±

161. Assosi kho ambap±l² gaºik±– “bhagav± kira ves±li½ anuppatto ves±liya½ viharati mayha½ ambavane”ti. Atha kho ambap±l² gaºik± bhadd±ni bhadd±ni y±n±ni yoj±petv± bhadda½ bhadda½ y±na½ abhiruhitv± bhaddehi bhaddehi y±nehi ves±liy± niyy±si. Yena sako ±r±mo tena p±y±si. Y±vatik± y±nassa bh³mi, y±nena gantv±, y±n± paccorohitv± pattik±va yena bhagav± tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± bhagavanta½ abhiv±detv± ekamanta½ nis²di. Ekamanta½ nisinna½ kho ambap±li½ gaºika½ bhagav± dhammiy± kath±ya sandassesi sam±dapesi samuttejesi sampaha½sesi. Atha kho ambap±l² gaºik± bhagavat± dhammiy± kath±ya sandassit± sam±dapit± samuttejit± sampaha½sit± bhagavanta½ etadavoca– “adhiv±setu me, bhante, bhagav± sv±tan±ya bhatta½ saddhi½ bhikkhusaªghen±”ti. Adhiv±sesi bhagav± tuºh²bh±vena. Atha kho ambap±l² gaºik± bhagavato adhiv±sana½ viditv± uµµh±y±san± bhagavanta½ abhiv±detv± padakkhiºa½ katv± pakk±mi.
Assosu½ kho ves±lik± licchav²– “bhagav± kira ves±li½ anuppatto ves±liya½ viharati ambap±livane”ti. Atha kho te licchav² bhadd±ni bhadd±ni y±n±ni yoj±petv± bhadda½ bhadda½ y±na½ abhiruhitv± bhaddehi bhaddehi y±nehi ves±liy± niyyi½su. Tatra ekacce licchav² n²l± honti n²lavaºº± n²lavatth± n²l±laªk±r±, ekacce licchav² p²t± honti p²tavaºº± p²tavatth± p²t±laªk±r±, ekacce licchav² lohit± honti lohitavaºº± lohitavatth± lohit±laªk±r±, ekacce licchav² od±t± honti od±tavaºº± od±tavatth± od±t±laªk±r±. Atha kho ambap±l² gaºik± dahar±na½ dahar±na½ licchav²na½ akkhena akkha½ cakkena cakka½ yugena yuga½ paµivaµµesi [parivattesi (vi. mah±vagga)]. Atha kho te licchav² ambap±li½ gaºika½ etadavocu½– “ki½, je ambap±li dahar±na½ dahar±na½ licchav²na½ akkhena akkha½ cakkena cakka½ yugena yuga½ paµivaµµes²”ti? “Tath± hi pana me, ayyaputt±, bhagav± nimantito sv±tan±ya bhatta½ saddhi½ bhikkhusaªghen±”ti. “Dehi, je ambap±li, eta½ [eka½ (ka.)] bhatta½ satasahassen±”ti. “Sacepi me, ayyaputt±, ves±li½ s±h±ra½ dassatha [dajjeyy±tha (vi. mah±vagga)], evamaha½ ta½ [evampi mahanta½ (sy±.), eva½ mahanta½ (s². p².)] bhatta½ na dass±m²”ti [neva dajj±ha½ ta½ bhattanti (vi. mah±vagga)]. Atha kho te licchav² aªguli½ phoµesu½– “jitamha [jitamh± (bah³su)] vata bho ambak±ya, jitamha vata bho ambak±y±”ti [“jitamh± vata bho ambap±lik±ya vañcitamh± vata bho ambap±lik±y±”ti (sy±.)].
Atha kho te licchav² yena ambap±livana½ tena p±yi½su. Addas± kho bhagav± te licchav² d³ratova ±gacchante. Disv±na bhikkh³ ±mantesi– “yesa½ [yehi (vi. mah±vagga)], bhikkhave, bhikkh³na½ dev± t±vati½s± adiµµhapubb±, oloketha, bhikkhave, licchaviparisa½; apaloketha, bhikkhave licchaviparisa½; upasa½haratha, bhikkhave, licchaviparisa½– t±vati½sasadisan”ti. Atha kho te licchav² y±vatik± y±nassa bh³mi, y±nena gantv±, y±n± paccorohitv± pattik±va yena bhagav± tenupasaªkami½su; upasaªkamitv± bhagavanta½ abhiv±detv± ekamanta½ nis²di½su. Ekamanta½ nisinne kho te licchav² bhagav± dhammiy± kath±ya sandassesi sam±dapesi samuttejesi sampaha½sesi. Atha kho te licchav² bhagavat± dhammiy± kath±ya sandassit± sam±dapit± samuttejit± sampaha½sit± bhagavanta½ etadavocu½– “adhiv±setu no, bhante, bhagav± sv±tan±ya bhatta½ saddhi½ bhikkhusaªghen±”ti. Atha kho bhagav± te licchav² etadavoca– “adhivuttha½ [adhiv±sita½ (sy±.)] kho me, licchav², sv±tan±ya ambap±liy± gaºik±ya bhattan”ti. Atha kho te licchav² aªguli½ phoµesu½– “jitamha vata bho ambak±ya, jitamha vata bho ambak±y±”ti. Atha kho te licchav² bhagavato bh±sita½ abhinanditv± anumoditv± uµµh±y±san± bhagavanta½ abhiv±detv± padakkhiºa½ katv± pakkami½su.
162. Atha kho ambap±l² gaºik± tass± rattiy± accayena sake ±r±me paº²ta½ kh±dan²ya½ bhojan²ya½ paµiy±d±petv± bhagavato k±la½ ±roc±pesi– “k±lo, bhante, niµµhita½ bhattan”ti. Atha kho bhagav± pubbaºhasamaya½ niv±setv± pattac²varam±d±ya saddhi½ bhikkhusaªghena yena ambap±liy± gaºik±ya nivesana½ tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± paññatte ±sane nis²di. Atha kho ambap±l² gaºik± buddhappamukha½ bhikkhusaªgha½ paº²tena kh±dan²yena bhojan²yena sahatth± santappesi sampav±resi. Atha kho ambap±l² gaºik± bhagavanta½ bhutt±vi½ on²tapattap±ºi½ aññatara½ n²ca½ ±sana½ gahetv± ekamanta½ nis²di. Ekamanta½ nisinn± kho ambap±l² gaºik± bhagavanta½ etadavoca– “im±ha½, bhante, ±r±ma½ buddhappamukhassa bhikkhusaªghassa damm²”ti. Paµiggahesi bhagav± ±r±ma½. Atha kho bhagav± ambap±li½ gaºika½ dhammiy± kath±ya sandassetv± sam±dapetv± samuttejetv± sampaha½setv± uµµh±y±san± pakk±mi. Tatrapi suda½ bhagav± ves±liya½ viharanto ambap±livane etadeva bahula½ bhikkh³na½ dhammi½ katha½ karoti “iti s²la½, iti sam±dhi, iti paññ±. S²laparibh±vito sam±dhi mahapphalo hoti mah±nisa½so. Sam±dhiparibh±vit± paññ± mahapphal± hoti mah±nisa½s±. Paññ±paribh±vita½ citta½ sammadeva ±savehi vimuccati, seyyathida½– k±m±sav±, bhav±sav±, avijj±sav±”ti.