8. Kakudhasuttavaººan±

99. “Nand±m²”ti vutte nand² n±ma pabbajitassa malanti codetuk±mo devaputto “nandas²”ti pucchi. Athassa bhagav± ta½ paµikkhipanto “ki½ laddh±”ti? ¾ha. Tena “tay± mama adhippetanandiy± idha paccayo eva natthi, kuto s± nand²”ti dasseti. Ten±ha “tuµµhi n±m±”ti-±di. Atha devaputto nandiy± asati sokena bhavitabba½, soko ca pabbajitassa malanti codento ±ha “tena hi, samaºa, socas²”ti. Bhagav± tampi paµikkhipanto “ki½ j²yitth±”ti-±dim±ha. Ki½ ma½ jin±t²ti attho?
Yadi te nandisok± na santi h±savatthuno l±bhassa j±niy± ca abh±vato, ekavih±rino pana aratiy± bhavitabbanti ±ha– “kacci ta½ ekam±s²na½, arat² n±bhik²rat²”ti. Tasmimpi bhagavat± paµikkhitte atha nesampi nandisok±rat²na½ abh±ve k±raºa½ pucchanto “katha½ tvan”ti g±tham±ha? Athassa bhagav± ta½ k±raºa½ pavedento “aghaj±tass±”ti g±tham±ha. Tattha aghaj±tass±ti aghe j±tassa. Ten±ha “vaµµadukkhe µhitass±”ti. J±tataºhassa appah²nataºhassa vaµµadukkha½ ±gatameva k±raºassa appah²natt±. Tasseva hi k±raºassa appah²nata½ dassento “dukkh² sukha½ patthayat²ti hi vuttan”ti ±ha. Dukkhappavattiy± s±pi taºh±ppavatti tena dassit±. It²ti-±din± vuttamevattha½ nigamanavasena dasseti.

Kakudhasuttavaººan± niµµhit±.