6. Mallik±sutta½

127. S±vatthinid±na½ Atha kho r±j± pasenadi kosalo yena bhagav± tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± bhagavanta½ abhiv±detv± ekamanta½ nis²di. Atha kho aññataro puriso yena r±j± pasenadi kosalo tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± rañño pasenadissa kosalassa upakaººake ±rocesi– “mallik±, deva, dev² dh²tara½ vij±t±”ti. Eva½ vutte, r±j± pasenadi kosalo anattamano ahosi.
Atha kho bhagav± r±j±na½ pasenadi½ kosala½ anattamanata½ viditv± t±ya½ vel±ya½ im± g±th±yo abh±si–
“Itth²pi hi ekacciy±, seyy± posa jan±dhipa;
medh±vin² s²lavat², sassudev± patibbat±.
“Tass± yo j±yati poso, s³ro hoti disampati;
t±dis± subhagiy± [subhariy±putto (ka.)] putto, rajjampi anus±sat²”ti.