4. Mah±s±lasutta½

200. S±vatthinid±na½ Atha kho aññataro br±hmaºamah±s±lo l³kho l³khap±vuraºo [l³khap±puraºo (s². sy±. ka½. p².)] yena bhagav± tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± bhagavat± saddhi½ sammodi. Sammodan²ya½ katha½ s±raº²ya½ v²tis±retv± ekamanta½ nis²di. Ekamanta½ nisinna½ kho ta½ br±hmaºamah±s±la½ bhagav± etadavoca– “kinnu tva½, br±hmaºa, l³kho l³khap±vuraºo”ti? “Idha me, bho gotama, catt±ro putt±. Te ma½ d±rehi sa½puccha ghar± nikkh±ment²”ti. “Tena hi tva½, br±hmaºa, im± g±th±yo pariy±puºitv± sabh±ya½ mah±janak±ye sannipatite puttesu ca sannisinnesu bh±sassu–
“Yehi j±tehi nandissa½, yesañca bhavamicchisa½;
te ma½ d±rehi sa½puccha, s±va v±renti s³kara½.
“Asant± kira ma½ jamm±, t±ta t±t±ti bh±sare;
rakkhas± puttar³pena, te jahanti vayogata½.
“Assova jiººo nibbhogo, kh±dan± apan²yati;
b±lak±na½ pit± thero, par±g±resu bhikkhati.
“Daº¹ova kira me seyyo, yañce putt± anassav±;
caº¹ampi goºa½ v±reti, atho caº¹ampi kukkura½.
“Andhak±re pure hoti, gambh²re g±dhamedhati;
daº¹assa ±nubh±vena, khalitv± patitiµµhat²”ti.
Atha kho so br±hmaºamah±s±lo bhagavato santike im± g±th±yo pariy±puºitv± sabh±ya½ mah±janak±ye sannipatite puttesu ca sannisinnesu abh±si–
“Yehi j±tehi nandissa½, yesañca bhavamicchisa½;
te ma½ d±rehi sa½puccha, s±va v±renti s³kara½.
“Asant± kira ma½ jamm±, t±ta t±t±ti bh±sare;
rakkhas± puttar³pena, te jahanti vayogata½.
“Assova jiººo nibbhogo, kh±dan± apan²yati;
b±lak±na½ pit± thero, par±g±resu bhikkhati.
“Daº¹ova kira me seyyo, yañce putt± anassav±;
caº¹ampi goºa½ v±reti, atho caº¹ampi kukkura½.
“Andhak±re pure hoti, gambh²re g±dhamedhati;
daº¹assa ±nubh±vena, khalitv± patitiµµhat²”ti.
Atha kho na½ br±hmaºamah±s±la½ putt± ghara½ netv± nh±petv± pacceka½ dussayugena acch±desu½. Atha kho so br±hmaºamah±s±lo eka½ dussayuga½ ±d±ya yena bhagav± tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± bhagavat± saddhi½ sammodi. Sammodan²ya½ katha½ s±raº²ya½ v²tis±retv± ekamanta½ nis²di. Ekamanta½ nisinno kho br±hmaºamah±s±lo bhagavanta½ etadavoca– “maya½, bho gotama, br±hmaº± n±ma ±cariyassa ±cariyadhana½ pariyes±ma. Paµiggaºhatu me bhava½ gotamo ±cariyadhanan”ti. Paµiggahesi bhagav± anukampa½ up±d±ya. Atha kho so br±hmaºamah±s±lo bhagavanta½ etadavoca– “abhikkanta½, bho gotama…pe… up±saka½ ma½ bhava½ gotamo dh±retu ajjatagge p±ºupeta½ saraºa½ gatan”ti.