2. Maccharisutta½

32. Eka½ samaya½ bhagav± s±vatthiya½ viharati jetavane an±thapiº¹ikassa ±r±me. Atha kho sambahul± satullapak±yik± devat±yo abhikkant±ya rattiy± abhikkantavaºº± kevalakappa½ jetavana½ obh±setv± yena bhagav± tenupasaªkami½su; upasaªkamitv± bhagavanta½ abhiv±detv± ekamanta½ aµµha½su. Ekamanta½ µhit± kho ek± devat± bhagavato santike ima½ g±tha½ abh±si–
“Maccher± ca pam±d± ca, eva½ d±na½ na d²yati [diyyati (ka.)];
puñña½ ±kaªkham±nena, deyya½ hoti vij±nat±”ti.
Atha kho apar± devat± bhagavato santike im± g±th±yo abh±si–
“Yasseva bh²to na dad±ti macchar², tadev±dadato bhaya½;
jighacch± ca pip±s± ca, yassa bh±yati macchar²;
tameva b±la½ phusati, asmi½ loke paramhi ca.
“Tasm± vineyya macchera½, dajj± d±na½ mal±bhibh³;
puññ±ni paralokasmi½, patiµµh± honti p±ºinan”ti.
Atha kho apar± devat± bhagavato santike im± g±th±yo abh±si–
“Te matesu na m²yanti, panth±na½va sahabbaja½;
appasmi½ ye pavecchanti, esa dhammo sanantano.
“Appasmeke pavecchanti, bahuneke na dicchare;
appasm± dakkhiº± dinn±, sahassena sama½ mit±”ti.
Atha kho apar± devat± bhagavato santike im± g±th±yo abh±si–
“Duddada½ dadam±n±na½, dukkara½ kamma kubbata½;
asanto n±nukubbanti, sata½ dhammo duranvayo [durannayo (s².)].
“Tasm± satañca asata½ [asatañca (s². sy±. ka½.)], n±n± hoti ito gati;
asanto niraya½ yanti, santo saggapar±yan±”ti.
Atha kho apar± devat± bhagavato santike etadavoca– “kassa nu kho, bhagav±, subh±sitan”ti?
“Sabb±sa½ vo subh±sita½ pariy±yena; api ca mamapi suº±tha–
“Dhamma½ care yopi samuñjaka½ care,
d±rañca posa½ dadamappakasmi½;
sata½ sahass±na½ sahassay±gina½,
kalampi n±gghanti tath±vidhassa te”ti.
Atha kho apar± devat± bhagavanta½ g±th±ya ajjhabh±si–
“Kenesa yañño vipulo mahaggato,
samena dinnassa na agghameti;
katha½ [ida½ pada½ katthaci s²ha¼apotthake natthi] sata½ sahass±na½ sahassay±gina½,
kalampi n±gghanti tath±vidhassa te”ti.
“Dadanti heke visame niviµµh±,
chetv± vadhitv± atha socayitv±;
s± dakkhiº± assumukh± sadaº¹±,
samena dinnassa na agghameti.
“Eva½ sata½ sahass±na½ sahassay±gina½;
kalampi n±gghanti tath±vidhassa te”ti.