8. Dutiyasamuddasutta½

81. S±vatthiya½ viharati…pe… “seyyath±pi, bhikkhave, mah±samuddo parikkhaya½ pariy±d±na½ gaccheyya, µhapetv± dve v± t²ºi v± udakaphusit±ni. Ta½ ki½ maññatha, bhikkhave, katama½ nu kho bahutara½, ya½ v± mah±samudde udaka½ parikkh²ºa½ pariy±dinna½ y±ni v± dve v± t²ºi v± udakaphusit±ni avasiµµh±n²”ti?
“Etadeva, bhante, bahutara½ mah±samudde udaka½, yadida½ parikkh²ºa½ pariy±diººa½; appamattak±ni dve v± t²ºi v± udakaphusit±ni avasiµµh±ni. Neva satima½ kala½ upenti na sahassima½ kala½ upenti na satasahassima½ kala½ upenti mah±samudde udaka½ parikkh²ºa½ pariy±diººa½ upanidh±ya dve v± t²ºi v± udakaphusit±ni avasiµµh±n²”ti. “Evameva kho bhikkhave…pe… dhammacakkhupaµil±bho”ti. Aµµhama½.