8. Devadattasutta½

68. Eka½ samaya½ bhagav± r±jagahe viharati gijjhak³µe pabbate acirapakkante devadatte. Tatra kho bhagav± devadatta½ ±rabbha bhikkh³ ±mantesi– “attavadh±ya, bhikkhave [c³¼ava. 252; sa½. ni. 2.184], devadattassa l±bhasakk±rasiloko udap±di. Par±bhav±ya, bhikkhave, devadattassa l±bhasakk±rasiloko udap±di.
“Seyyath±pi, bhikkhave, kadal² attavadh±ya phala½ deti, par±bhav±ya phala½ deti; evameva½ kho, bhikkhave, attavadh±ya devadattassa l±bhasakk±rasiloko udap±di, par±bhav±ya devadattassa l±bhasakk±rasiloko udap±di.
“Seyyath±pi, bhikkhave, ve¼u attavadh±ya phala½ deti, par±bhav±ya phala½ deti; evameva½ kho, bhikkhave, attavadh±ya devadattassa l±bhasakk±rasiloko udap±di, par±bhav±ya devadattassa l±bhasakk±rasiloko udap±di.
“Seyyath±pi, bhikkhave, na¼o attavadh±ya phala½ deti, par±bhav±ya phala½ deti; evameva½ kho, bhikkhave, attavadh±ya devadattassa l±bhasakk±rasiloko udap±di, par±bhav±ya devadattassa l±bhasakk±rasiloko udap±di.
“Seyyath±pi, bhikkhave, assatar² attavadh±ya gabbha½ gaºh±ti, par±bhav±ya gabbha½ gaºh±ti; evameva½ kho, bhikkhave, attavadh±ya devadattassa l±bhasakk±rasiloko udap±di, par±bhav±ya devadattassa l±bhasakk±rasiloko udap±d²”ti.
“Phala½ ve kadali½ hanti, phala½ ve¼u½ phala½ na¼a½;
sakk±ro k±purisa½ hanti, gabbho assatari½ yath±”ti [c³¼ava. 335; sa½. ni. 1.183; 2.184; netti. 90]. Aµµhama½.