Upav±ºatthero

200. Tena kho pana samayena ±yasm± upav±ºo bhagavato purato µhito hoti bhagavanta½ b²jayam±no. Atha kho bhagav± ±yasmanta½ upav±ºa½ apas±resi– “apehi, bhikkhu, m± me purato aµµh±s²”ti. Atha kho ±yasmato ±nandassa etadahosi– “aya½ kho ±yasm± upav±ºo d²gharatta½ bhagavato upaµµh±ko santik±vacaro sam²pac±r². Atha ca pana bhagav± pacchime k±le ±yasmanta½ upav±ºa½ apas±reti– ‘apehi bhikkhu, m± me purato aµµh±s²’ti. Ko nu kho hetu, ko paccayo, ya½ bhagav± ±yasmanta½ upav±ºa½ apas±reti– ‘apehi, bhikkhu, m± me purato aµµh±s²’ti? Atha kho ±yasm± ±nando bhagavanta½ etadavoca– ‘aya½, bhante, ±yasm± upav±ºo d²gharatta½ bhagavato upaµµh±ko santik±vacaro sam²pac±r². Atha ca pana bhagav± pacchime k±le ±yasmanta½ upav±ºa½ apas±reti– “apehi, bhikkhu, m± me purato aµµh±s²”ti. Ko nu kho, bhante, hetu, ko paccayo, ya½ bhagav± ±yasmanta½ upav±ºa½ apas±reti– “apehi, bhikkhu, m± me purato aµµh±s²”ti? “Yebhuyyena, ±nanda, dasasu lokadh±t³su devat± sannipatit± tath±gata½ dassan±ya. Y±vat±, ±nanda, kusin±r± upavattana½ mall±na½ s±lavana½ samantato dv±dasa yojan±ni, natthi so padeso v±laggakoµinitudanamattopi mahesakkh±hi devat±hi apphuµo. Devat±, ±nanda, ujjh±yanti– ‘d³r± ca vatamha ±gat± tath±gata½ dassan±ya. Kad±ci karahaci tath±gat± loke uppajjanti arahanto samm±sambuddh±. Ajjeva rattiy± pacchime y±me tath±gatassa parinibb±na½ bhavissati. Ayañca mahesakkho bhikkhu bhagavato purato µhito ov±rento, na maya½ labh±ma pacchime k±le tath±gata½ dassan±y±”’ti.
201. “Katha½bh³t± pana, bhante, bhagav± devat± manasikarot²”ti [manasi karont²ti (sy±. ka.)]? “Sant±nanda, devat± ±k±se pathav²saññiniyo kese pakiriya kandanti, b±h± paggayha kandanti, chinnap±ta½ papatanti [chinna½p±da½viya papatanti (sy±.)], ±vaµµanti, vivaµµanti– ‘atikhippa½ bhagav± parinibb±yissati, atikhippa½ sugato parinibb±yissati, atikhippa½ cakkhu½ [cakkhum± (sy±. ka.)] loke antaradh½±yissat²’ti.
“Sant±nanda, devat± pathaviya½ pathav²saññiniyo kese pakiriya kandanti, b±h± paggayha kandanti, chinnap±ta½ papatanti, ±vaµµanti, vivaµµanti– ‘atikhippa½ bhagav± parinibb±yissati, atikhippa½ sugato parinibb±yissati, atikhippa½ cakkhu½ loke antaradh±yissat²”’ti.
“Y± pana t± devat± v²tar±g±, t± sat± sampaj±n± adhiv±senti– ‘anicc± saªkh±r±, ta½ kutettha labbh±’ti.