Bhadd±k±pil±n²ther²vatthu

244. Dasame pubbeniv±santi pubbe nivutthakkhandhasant±na½ anussarant²na½ bhadd± k±pil±n² agg±ti dasseti. S± kira padumuttarabuddhak±le ha½savatiya½ kulagehe nibbattitv± satthu dhammadesana½ suºant² satth±ra½ eka½ bhikkhuni½ pubbeniv±sa½ anussarant²na½ aggaµµh±ne µhapenta½ disv± adhik±rakamma½ katv± ta½ µh±nantara½ patthesi. S± kappasatasahassa½ devamanussesu sa½saritv± anuppanne buddhe b±r±ºasiya½ kulagehe paµisandhi½ gaºhitv± attano s±mibhaginiy± saddhi½ kalaha½ karont² t±ya paccekabuddhassa piº¹ap±te dinne, “aya½ imassa piº¹ap±ta½ datv± attano vasa½ vattet²”ti paccekabuddhassa hatthato patta½ gaºhitv± bhatta½ cha¹¹etv± kalalassa p³retv± ad±si. Mah±jano “b±l± ayan”ti garahitv±, “y±ya te saddhi½ kalaho kato, tass± kiñci na karosi, paccekabuddho te ki½ aparajjhat²”ti ±ha. S± tesa½ vacanena lajj±yam±n± puna patta½ gahetv± kalala½ h±retv± dhovitv± gandhacuººena ubbaµµetv± catumadhurassa p³retv± upari ±sittena padumagabbhavaººena sappin± vijjotam±na½ paccekabuddhassa hatthe µhapetv± “yath± aya½ piº¹ap±to obh±saj±to, eva½ obh±saj±ta½ me sar²ra½ hot³”ti patthana½ paµµhapes²ti sabba½ mah±kassapattherassa vatthumhi vuttanayeneva veditabba½.
Mah±kassapatthero pana dakkhiºamagga½ gahetv± dasabalassa santika½ bahuputtakanigrodham³la½ gato, aya½ bhadd± k±pil±n² v±mamagga½ gaºhitv± m±tug±massa pabbajj±ya ananuññ±tabh±vena paribb±jik±r±ma½ agam±si. Yad± pana mah±paj±patigotam² pabbajjañca upasampadañca labhi, tad± s± ther² theriy± santike pabbajjañca upasampadañca labhitv± aparabh±ge vipassan±ya kamma½ karont² arahatta½ patv± pubbeniv±sañ±ºe ciººavas² ahosi. Atha satth± jetavane nis²ditv± bhikkhuniyo paµip±µiy± µh±nantaresu µhapento ima½ theri½ pubbeniv±sa½ anussarant²na½ aggaµµh±ne µhapes²ti.