4. Aruºavat²sutta½

185. Eva½ me suta½– eka½ samaya½ bhagav± s±vatthiya½ viharati…pe… tatra kho bhagav± bhikkh³ ±mantesi– “bhikkhavo”ti. “Bhadante”ti te bhikkh³ bhagavato paccassosu½. Bhagav± etadavoca–
“Bh³tapubba½, bhikkhave, r±j± ahosi aruºav± n±ma. Rañño kho pana, bhikkhave, aruºavato aruºavat² n±ma r±jadh±n² ahosi. Aruºavati½ kho pana, bhikkhave, r±jadh±ni½ [aruºavatiya½ kho pana bhikkhave r±jadh±niya½ (p². ka.)] sikh² bhagav± araha½ samm±sambuddho upaniss±ya vih±si. Sikhissa kho pana, bhikkhave, bhagavato arahato samm±sambuddhassa abhibh³sambhava½ n±ma s±vakayuga½ ahosi agga½ bhaddayuga½. Atha kho, bhikkhave, sikh² bhagav± araha½ samm±sambuddho abhibhu½ bhikkhu½ ±mantesi– ‘±y±ma, br±hmaºa, yena aññataro brahmaloko tenupasaªkamiss±ma, y±va bhattassa k±lo bhavissat²’ti. ‘Eva½, bhante’ti kho bhikkhave, abhibh³ bhikkhu sikhissa bhagavato arahato samm±sambuddhassa paccassosi. Atha kho, bhikkhave, sikh² bhagav± araha½ samm±sambuddho abhibh³ ca bhikkhu– seyyath±pi n±ma balav± puriso samiñjita½ v± b±ha½ pas±reyya, pas±rita½ v± b±ha½ samiñjeyya evameva– aruºavatiy± r±jadh±niy± antarahit± tasmi½ brahmaloke p±turahesu½.
“Atha kho, bhikkhave, sikh² bhagav± araha½ samm±sambuddho abhibhu½ bhikkhu½ ±mantesi– ‘paµibh±tu, br±hmaºa, ta½ brahmuno ca brahmaparis±ya ca brahmap±risajj±nañca dhamm² kath±’ti. ‘Eva½, bhante’ti kho, bhikkhave, abhibh³ bhikkhu sikhissa bhagavato arahato samm±sambuddhassa paµissutv±, brahm±nañca brahmaparisañca brahmap±risajje ca dhammiy± kath±ya sandassesi sam±dapesi samuttejesi sampaha½sesi. Tatra suda½, bhikkhave, brahm± ca brahmaparis± ca brahmap±risajj± ca ujjh±yanti khiyyanti [kh²yanti (s². sy±. ka½. p².)] vip±centi– ‘acchariya½ vata bho, abbhuta½ vata bho, kathañhi n±ma satthari sammukh²bh³te s±vako dhamma½ desessat²”’ti
“Atha kho, bhikkhave, sikh² bhagav± araha½ samm±sambuddho abhibhu½ bhikkhu½ ±mantesi– ‘ujjh±yanti kho te, br±hmaºa, brahm± ca brahmaparis± ca brahmap±risajj± ca– acchariya½ vata, bho, abbhuta½ vata, bho, kathañhi n±ma satthari sammukh²bh³te s±vako dhamma½ desessat²ti! Tena hi tva½ br±hmaºa, bhiyyosomatt±ya brahm±nañca brahmaparisañca brahmap±risajje ca sa½vejeh²’ti. ‘Eva½, bhante’ti kho, bhikkhave, abhibh³ bhikkhu sikhissa bhagavato arahato samm±sambuddhassa paµissutv± dissam±nenapi k±yena dhamma½ desesi, adissam±nenapi k±yena dhamma½ desesi, dissam±nenapi heµµhimena upa¹¹hak±yena adissam±nena uparimena upa¹¹hak±yena dhamma½ desesi, dissam±nenapi uparimena upa¹¹hak±yena adissam±nena heµµhimena upa¹¹hak±yena dhamma½ desesi. Tatra suda½, bhikkhave, brahm± ca brahmaparis± ca brahmap±risajj± ca acchariyabbhutacittaj±t± ahesu½– ‘acchariya½ vata, bho, abbhuta½ vata, bho, samaºassa mahiddhikat± mah±nubh±vat±”’ti!
“Atha kho abhibh³ bhikkhu sikhi½ bhagavanta½ arahanta½ samm±sambuddha½ etadavoca– ‘abhij±n±mi khv±ha½, bhante, bhikkhusaªghassa majjhe evar³pi½ v±ca½ bh±sit±– pahomi khv±ha½ ±vuso, brahmaloke µhito sahassilokadh±tu½ [sahass²lokadh±tu½ (s². sy±. ka½. p².)] sarena viññ±petun’ti. ‘Etassa, br±hmaºa, k±lo, etassa, br±hmaºa, k±lo; ya½ tva½, br±hmaºa, brahmaloke µhito sahassilokadh±tu½ sarena viññ±peyy±s²’ti. ‘Eva½, bhante’ti kho, bhikkhave, abhibh³ bhikkhu sikhissa bhagavato arahato samm±sambuddhassa paµissutv± brahmaloke µhito im± g±th±yo abh±si–
“¾rambhatha [±rabbhatha (sabbattha)] nikkamatha [nikkhamatha (s². p².)], yuñjatha buddhas±sane;
dhun±tha maccuno sena½, na¼±g±ra½va kuñjaro.
“Yo imasmi½ dhammavinaye, appamatto vihassati;
pah±ya j±tisa½s±ra½, dukkhassanta½ karissat²”ti.
“Atha kho, bhikkhave, sikh² ca bhagav± araha½ samm±sambuddho abhibh³ ca bhikkhu brahm±nañca brahmaparisañca brahmap±risajje ca sa½vejetv±– seyyath±pi n±ma…pe… tasmi½ brahmaloke antarahit± aruºavatiy± r±jadh±niy± p±turahesu½. Atha kho, bhikkhave, sikh² bhagav± araha½ samm±sambuddho bhikkh³ ±mantesi– ‘assuttha no, tumhe, bhikkhave, abhibhussa bhikkhuno brahmaloke µhitassa g±th±yo bh±sam±nass±’ti? ‘Assumha kho maya½, bhante, abhibhussa bhikkhuno brahmaloke µhitassa g±th±yo bh±sam±nass±’ti. ‘Yath± katha½ pana tumhe, bhikkhave, assuttha abhibhussa bhikkhuno brahmaloke µhitassa g±th±yo bh±sam±nass±”’ti? Eva½ kho maya½, bhante, assumha abhibhussa bhikkhuno brahmaloke µhitassa g±th±yo bh±sam±nassa–
“¾rambhatha nikkamatha, yuñjatha buddhas±sane;
dhun±tha maccuno sena½, na¼±g±ra½va kuñjaro.
“Yo imasmi½ dhammavinaye, appamatto vihassati;
pah±ya j±tisa½s±ra½, dukkhassanta½ karissat²”ti.
“‘Eva½ kho maya½, bhante, assumha abhibhussa bhikkhuno brahmaloke µhitassa g±th±yo bh±sam±nass±’ti. ‘S±dhu s±dhu, bhikkhave; s±dhu kho tumhe, bhikkhave! Assuttha abhibhussa bhikkhuno brahmaloke µhitassa g±th±yo bh±sam±nass±”’ti.
Idamavoca bhagav±, attaman± te bhikkh³ bhagavato bh±sita½ abhinandunti.