(17-19) S²hapubbaddhak±y±ditilakkhaºa½

224. “Yampi bhikkhave, tath±gato purima½ j±ti½ purima½ bhava½ purima½ niketa½ pubbe manussabh³to sam±no bahujanassa atthak±mo ahosi hitak±mo ph±suk±mo yogakkhemak±mo– ‘kintime saddh±ya va¹¹heyyu½, s²lena va¹¹heyyu½, sutena va¹¹heyyu½ [sutena va¹¹heyyu½, buddhiy± va¹¹heyyu½ (sy±.)], c±gena va¹¹heyyu½, dhammena va¹¹heyyu½, paññ±ya va¹¹heyyu½, dhanadhaññena va¹¹heyyu½, khettavatthun± va¹¹heyyu½, dvipadacatuppadehi va¹¹heyyu½, puttad±rehi va¹¹heyyu½, d±sakammakaraporisehi va¹¹heyyu½, ñ±t²hi va¹¹heyyu½, mittehi va¹¹heyyu½, bandhavehi va¹¹heyyun’ti. So tassa kammassa kaµatt±…pe… so tato cuto itthatta½ ±gato sam±no im±ni t²ºi mah±purisalakkhaº±ni paµilabhati. S²hapubbaddhak±yo ca hoti citantara½so ca samavaµµakkhandho ca.
“So tehi lakkhaºehi samann±gato sace ag±ra½ ajjh±vasati, r±j± hoti cakkavatt²…pe… r±j± sam±no ki½ labhati? Aparih±nadhammo hoti, na parih±yati dhanadhaññena khettavatthun± dvipadacatuppadehi puttad±rehi d±sakammakaraporisehi ñ±t²hi mittehi bandhavehi, na parih±yati sabbasampattiy±. R±j± sam±no ida½ labhati… buddho sam±no ki½ labhati? Aparih±nadhammo hoti, na parih±yati saddh±ya s²lena sutena c±gena paññ±ya, na parih±yati sabbasampattiy±. Buddho sam±no ida½ labhati”. Etamattha½ bhagav± avoca.
225. Tattheta½ vuccati–
“Saddh±ya s²lena sutena buddhiy±,
c±gena dhammena bah³hi s±dhuhi;
dhanena dhaññena ca khettavatthun±,
puttehi d±rehi catuppadehi ca.
“ѱt²hi mittehi ca bandhavehi ca,
balena vaººena sukhena c³bhaya½;
katha½ na h±yeyyu½ pareti icchati,
atthassa middh² ca [ida½ samiddhañca (ka.), addha½ samiddhañca (sy±.)] pan±bhikaªkhati.
“Sa s²hapubbaddhasusaºµhito ahu,
samavaµµakkhandho ca citantara½so;
pubbe suciººena katena kammun±,
ah±niya½ pubbanimittamassa ta½.
“Gih²pi dhaññena dhanena va¹¹hati,
puttehi d±rehi catuppadehi ca;
akiñcano pabbajito anuttara½,
pappoti bodhi½ asah±nadhammatan”ti [sambodhimah±nadhammatanti (sy±. ka.) µ²k± oloketabb±].