5. M±natthaddhasutta½

201. S±vatthinid±na½ Tena kho pana samayena m±natthaddho n±ma br±hmaºo s±vatthiya½ paµivasati. So neva m±tara½ abhiv±deti, na pitara½ abhiv±deti, na ±cariya½ abhiv±deti, na jeµµhabh±tara½ abhiv±deti. Tena kho pana samayena bhagav± mahatiy± paris±ya parivuto dhamma½ deseti. Atha kho m±natthaddhassa br±hmaºassa etadahosi– “aya½ kho samaºo gotamo mahatiy± paris±ya parivuto dhamma½ deseti. Ya½n³n±ha½ yena samaºo gotamo tenupasaªkameyya½. Sace ma½ samaºo gotamo ±lapissati, ahampi ta½ ±lapiss±mi. No ce ma½ samaºo gotamo ±lapissati, ahampi n±lapiss±m²”ti. Atha kho m±natthaddho br±hmaºo yena bhagav± tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± tuºh²bh³to ekamanta½ aµµh±si. Atha kho bhagav± ta½ n±lapi. Atha kho m±natthaddho br±hmaºo– ‘n±ya½ samaºo gotamo kiñci j±n±t²’ti tatova puna nivattituk±mo ahosi. Atha kho bhagav± m±natthaddhassa br±hmaºassa cetas± cetoparivitakkamaññ±ya m±natthaddha½ br±hmaºa½ g±th±ya ajjhabh±si–
“Na m±na½ br±hmaºa s±dhu, atthikass²dha br±hmaºa;
yena atthena ±gacchi, tamevamanubr³haye”ti.
Atha kho m±natthaddho br±hmaºo– “citta½ me samaºo gotamo j±n±t²”ti tattheva bhagavato p±desu siras± nipatitv± bhagavato p±d±ni mukhena ca paricumbati p±º²hi ca parisamb±hati, n±mañca s±veti– “m±natthaddh±ha½, bho gotama, m±natthaddh±ha½, bho gotam±”ti. Atha kho s± paris± abbhutacittaj±t± [abbhutacittaj±t± (s². sy±. ka½. p².), acchariyabbhutacittaj±t± (ka.)] ahosi– ‘acchariya½ vata bho, abbhuta½ vata bho! Ayañhi m±natthaddho br±hmaºo neva m±tara½ abhiv±deti, na pitara½ abhiv±deti, na ±cariya½ abhiv±deti, na jeµµhabh±tara½ abhiv±deti; atha ca pana samaºe gotame evar³pa½ paramanipaccak±ra½ karot²’ti. Atha kho bhagav± m±natthaddha½ br±hmaºa½ etadavoca– “ala½, br±hmaºa uµµhehi, sake ±sane nis²da. Yato te mayi citta½ pasannan”ti. Atha kho m±natthaddho br±hmaºo sake ±sane nis²ditv± bhagavanta½ g±th±ya ajjhabh±si–
“Kesu na m±na½ kayir±tha, kesu cassa sag±ravo;
kyassa apacit± assu, kyassu s±dhu sup³jit±”ti.
“M±tari pitari c±pi, atho jeµµhamhi bh±tari;
±cariye catutthamhi,
tesu na m±na½ kayir±tha;
tesu assa sag±ravo,
tyassa apacit± assu;
tyassu s±dhu sup³jit±.
“Arahante s²t²bh³te, katakicce an±save;
nihacca m±na½ athaddho, te namasse anuttare”ti.
Eva½ vutte, m±natthaddho br±hmaºo bhagavanta½ etadavoca– “abhikkanta½, bho gotama…pe… up±saka½ ma½ bhava½ gotamo dh±retu ajjatagge p±ºupeta½ saraºa½ gatan”ti.