Cakkaratana½

243. “R±j± ±nanda, mah±sudassano sattahi ratanehi samann±gato ahosi cat³hi ca iddh²hi. Katamehi sattahi? Idh±nanda, rañño mah±sudassanassa tadahuposathe pannarase s²sa½nh±tassa uposathikassa uparip±s±davaragatassa dibba½ cakkaratana½ p±turahosi sahass±ra½ sanemika½ san±bhika½ sabb±k±raparip³ra½. Disv± rañño mah±sudassanassa etadahosi– ‘suta½ kho paneta½– “yassa rañño khattiyassa muddh±vasittassa tadahuposathe pannarase s²sa½nh±tassa uposathikassa uparip±s±davaragatassa dibba½ cakkaratana½ p±tubhavati sahass±ra½ sanemika½ san±bhika½ sabb±k±raparip³ra½, so hoti r±j± cakkavatt²”ti. Assa½ nu kho aha½ r±j± cakkavatt²’ti.
244. “Atha kho, ±nanda, r±j± mah±sudassano uµµh±y±san± eka½sa½ uttar±saªga½ karitv± v±mena hatthena suvaººabhiªk±ra½ gahetv± dakkhiºena hatthena cakkaratana½ abbhukkiri– ‘pavattatu bhava½ cakkaratana½, abhivijin±tu bhava½ cakkaratanan’ti. Atha kho ta½, ±nanda, cakkaratana½ puratthima½ disa½ pavatti [pavattati (sy±. ka.)], anvadeva [anudeva (sy±.)] r±j± mah±sudassano saddhi½ caturaªginiy± sen±ya, yasmi½ kho pan±nanda, padese cakkaratana½ patiµµh±si, tattha r±j± mah±sudassano v±sa½ upagacchi saddhi½ caturaªginiy± sen±ya. Ye kho pan±nanda, puratthim±ya dis±ya paµir±j±no, te r±j±na½ mah±sudassana½ upasaªkamitv± evam±ha½su– ‘ehi kho mah±r±ja, sv±gata½ te mah±r±ja, saka½ te mah±r±ja, anus±sa mah±r±j±’ti. R±j± mah±sudassano evam±ha– ‘p±ºo na hantabbo, adinna½ na ±d±tabba½, k±mesu micch± na caritabb±, mus± na bhaºitabb±, majja½ na p±tabba½, yath±bhuttañca bhuñjath±’ti Ye kho pan±nanda, puratthim±ya dis±ya paµir±j±no, te rañño mah±sudassanassa anuyant± ahesu½. Atha kho ta½, ±nanda, cakkaratana½ puratthima½ samudda½ ajjhog±hetv± paccuttaritv± dakkhiºa½ disa½ pavatti…pe… dakkhiºa½ samudda½ ajjhog±hetv± paccuttaritv± pacchima½ disa½ pavatti…pe… pacchima½ samudda½ ajjhog±hetv± paccuttaritv± uttara½ disa½ pavatti, anvadeva r±j± mah±sudassano saddhi½ caturaªginiy± sen±ya. Yasmi½ kho pan±nanda, padese cakkaratana½ patiµµh±si, tattha r±j± mah±sudassano v±sa½ upagacchi saddhi½ caturaªginiy± sen±ya. Ye kho pan±nanda, uttar±ya dis±ya paµir±j±no, te r±j±na½ mah±sudassana½ upasaªkamitv± evam±ha½su– ‘ehi kho mah±r±ja, sv±gata½ te mah±r±ja, saka½ te mah±r±ja, anus±sa mah±r±j±’ti. R±j± mah±sudassano evam±ha– ‘p±ºo na hantabbo, adinna½ na ±d±tabba½, k±mesu micch± na caritabb±, mus± na bhaºitabb±, majja½ na p±tabba½ yath±bhuttañca bhuñjath±’ti. Ye kho pan±nanda, uttar±ya dis±ya paµir±j±no te rañño mah±sudassanassa anuyant± ahesu½.
245. “Atha kho ta½, ±nanda, cakkaratana½ samuddapariyanta½ pathavi½ abhivijinitv± kus±vati½ r±jadh±ni½ pacc±gantv± rañño mah±sudassanassa antepuradv±re atthakaraºapamukhe akkh±hata½ maññe aµµh±si rañño mah±sudassanassa antepura½ upasobhayam±na½. Rañño, ±nanda, mah±sudassanassa evar³pa½ cakkaratana½ p±turahosi.