9. M±tuposakasutta½

205. S±vatthinid±na½. Atha kho m±tuposako br±hmaºo yena bhagav± tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± bhagavat± saddhi½ sammodi. Sammodan²ya½ katha½ s±raº²ya½ v²tis±retv± ekamanta½ nis²di. Ekamanta½ nisinno kho m±tuposako br±hmaºo bhagavanta½ etadavoca– “ahañhi, bho gotama, dhammena bhikkha½ pariyes±mi, dhammena bhikkha½ pariyesitv± m±t±pitaro posemi. Kacc±ha½, bho gotama, eva½k±r² kiccak±r² hom²”ti? “Taggha tva½, br±hmaºa, eva½k±r² kiccak±r² hosi. Yo kho, br±hmaºa, dhammena bhikkha½ pariyesati, dhammena bhikkha½ pariyesitv± m±t±pitaro poseti, bahu½ so puñña½ pasavat²”ti.
“Yo m±tara½ pitara½ v±, macco dhammena posati;
t±ya na½ p±ricariy±ya, m±t±pit³su paº¹it±;
idheva na½ pasa½santi, pecca sagge pamodat²”ti.
Eva½ vutte, m±tuposako br±hmaºo bhagavanta½ etadavoca– “abhikkanta½ bho gotama, abhikkanta½, bho gotama…pe… up±saka½ ma½ bhava½ gotamo dh±retu ajjatagge p±ºupeta½ saraºa½ gatan”ti.