3. Dhajaggasutta½

249. S±vatthiya½ Tatra kho bhagav± bhikkh³ ±mantesi– “bhikkhavo”ti “Bhadante”ti te bhikkh³ bhagavato paccassosu½. Bhagav± etadavoca–
“Bh³tapubba½, bhikkhave, dev±surasaªg±mo samupaby³¼ho ahosi. Atha kho, bhikkhave, sakko dev±namindo deve t±vati½se ±mantesi–
‘Sace, m±ris±, dev±na½ saªg±magat±na½ uppajjeyya bhaya½ v± chambhitatta½ v± lomaha½so v±, mameva tasmi½ samaye dhajagga½ ullokeyy±tha. Mamañhi vo dhajagga½ ullokayata½ ya½ bhavissati bhaya½ v± chambhitatta½ v± lomaha½so v±, so pah²yissati’.
‘No ce me dhajagga½ ullokeyy±tha, atha paj±patissa devar±jassa dhajagga½ ullokeyy±tha. Paj±patissa hi vo devar±jassa dhajagga½ ullokayata½ ya½ bhavissati bhaya½ v± chambhitatta½ v± lomaha½so v±, so pah²yissati’.
‘No ce paj±patissa devar±jassa dhajagga½ ullokeyy±tha, atha varuºassa devar±jassa dhajagga½ ullokeyy±tha. Varuºassa hi vo devar±jassa dhajagga½ ullokayata½ ya½ bhavissati bhaya½ v± chambhitatta½ v± lomaha½so v±, so pah²yissati’.
‘No ce varuºassa devar±jassa dhajagga½ ullokeyy±tha, atha ²s±nassa devar±jassa dhajagga½ ullokeyy±tha. ¿s±nassa hi vo devar±jassa dhajagga½ ullokayata½ ya½ bhavissati bhaya½ v± chambhitatta½ v± lomaha½so v±, so pah²yissat²”’ti.
“Ta½ kho pana, bhikkhave, sakkassa v± dev±namindassa dhajagga½ ullokayata½, paj±patissa v± devar±jassa dhajagga½ ullokayata½, varuºassa v± devar±jassa dhajagga½ ullokayata½, ²s±nassa v± devar±jassa dhajagga½ ullokayata½ ya½ bhavissati bhaya½ v± chambhitatta½ v± lomaha½so v±, so pah²yeth±pi nopi pah²yetha [no pah²yetha (ka.)].
“Ta½ kissa hetu? Sakko hi, bhikkhave, dev±namindo av²tar±go av²tadoso av²tamoho bh²ru chambh² utr±s² pal±y²ti.
“Ahañca kho, bhikkhave, eva½ vad±mi– ‘sace tumh±ka½, bhikkhave, araññagat±na½ v± rukkham³lagat±na½ v± suññ±g±ragat±na½ v± uppajjeyya bhaya½ v± chambhitatta½ v± lomaha½so v±, mameva tasmi½ samaye anussareyy±tha– itipi so bhagav± araha½ samm±sambuddho vijj±caraºasampanno sugato lokavid³ anuttaro purisadammas±rathi satth± devamanuss±na½ buddho bhagav±’ti. Mamañhi vo, bhikkhave, anussarata½ ya½ bhavissati bhaya½ v± chambhitatta½ v± lomaha½so v±, so pah²yissati.
“No ce ma½ anussareyy±tha, atha dhamma½ anussareyy±tha– ‘sv±kkh±to bhagavat± dhammo sandiµµhiko ak±liko ehipassiko opaneyyiko paccatta½ veditabbo viññ³h²’ti. Dhammañhi vo, bhikkhave, anussarata½ ya½ bhavissati bhaya½ v± chambhitatta½ v± lomaha½so v±, so pah²yissati.
“No ce dhamma½ anussareyy±tha, atha saªgha½ anussareyy±tha– ‘suppaµipanno bhagavato s±vakasaªgho ujuppaµipanno bhagavato s±vakasaªgho ñ±yappaµipanno bhagavato s±vakasaªgho s±m²cippaµipanno bhagavato s±vakasaªgho, yadida½ catt±ri purisayug±ni aµµha purisapuggal± esa bhagavato s±vakasaªgho, ±huneyyo p±huneyyo dakkhiºeyyo añjalikaraº²yo anuttara½ puññakkhetta½ lokass±’ti. Saªghañhi vo, bhikkhave, anussarata½ ya½ bhavissati bhaya½ v± chambhitatta½ v± lomaha½so v±, so pah²yissati.
“Ta½ kissa hetu? Tath±gato hi, bhikkhave, araha½ samm±sambuddho v²tar±go v²tadoso v²tamoho abh²ru acchambh² anutr±s² apal±y²”ti. Idamavoca bhagav±. Ida½ vatv±na sugato ath±para½ etadavoca satth±–
“Araññe rukkham³le v±, suññ±g±reva bhikkhavo;
anussaretha [anussareyy±tha (ka.) padasiddhi pana cintetabb±] sambuddha½, bhaya½ tumh±ka no siy±.
“No ce buddha½ sareyy±tha, lokajeµµha½ nar±sabha½;
atha dhamma½ sareyy±tha, niyy±nika½ sudesita½.
“No ce dhamma½ sareyy±tha, niyy±nika½ sudesita½;
atha saªgha½ sareyy±tha, puññakkhetta½ anuttara½.
“Eva½ buddha½ sarant±na½, dhamma½ saªghañca bhikkhavo;
bhaya½ v± chambhitatta½ v±, lomaha½so na hessat²”ti.