3-12. S²taval±hakad±n³pak±rasuttadasaka½

552-561. S±vatthinid±na½. Ekamanta½ nisinno kho so bhikkhu bhagavanta½ etadavoca “ko nu kho, bhante, hetu, ko paccayo, yena midhekacco k±yassa bhed± para½ maraº± s²taval±hak±na½ dev±na½ sahabyata½ upapajjat²”ti? “Idha bhikkhu, ekacco k±yena sucarita½ carati, v±c±ya sucarita½ carati, manas± sucarita½ carati. Tassa suta½ hoti– ‘s²taval±hak± dev± d²gh±yuk± vaººavanto sukhabahul±’ti. Tassa eva½ hoti– ‘aho vat±ha½ k±yassa bhed± para½ maraº± s²taval±hak±na½ dev±na½ sahabyata½ upapajjeyyan’ti. So anna½ deti…pe… pad²peyya½ deti. So k±yassa bhed± para½ maraº± s²taval±hak±na½ dev±na½ sahabyata½ upapajjati. Aya½ kho, bhikkhu, hetu, aya½ paccayo, yena midhekacco k±yassa bhed± para½ maraº± s²taval±hak±na½ dev±na½ sahabyata½ upapajjat²”ti. Dv±dasama½.