8. G³thabh±º²suttavaººan±

28. Aµµhame g³thabh±º²ti g³thasadisavacanatt± g³thabh±º². Yath± hi g³tha½ n±ma mah±janassa aniµµha½ hoti, evameva imassa puggalassa vacana½ devamanuss±na½ aniµµha½ hoti. Duggandhakathanti kiles±sucisa½kiliµµhat±ya g³tha½ viya duggandhav±yanakatha½. Pupphabh±º²ti supupphasadisavacanatt± pupphabh±º² Yath± hi phull±ni vassik±ni v± adhimuttik±ni v± mah±janassa iµµh±ni kant±ni honti, evameva imassa puggalassa vacana½ devamanuss±na½ iµµha½ hoti kanta½. Pupph±ni viy±ti campakasuman±disugandhapupph±ni viya. Sugandhakathanti sucigandhav±yanakatha½ kilesaduggandh±bh±vato. Madhubh±º²ti ettha “mudubh±º²”tipi paµhanti. Ubhayatth±pi hi madhuravacanoti attho. Yath± hi catumadhura½ n±ma madhura½ paº²ta½, evameva imassa puggalassa vacana½ devamanuss±na½ madhura½ hoti. Madhurakathanti kaººasukhat±ya peman²yat±ya ca saddato atthato ca madhurasabh±vakatha½. Attahetu v±ti attano v± hatthap±d±dicchedanaharaºahetu. Parahetu v±ti etth±pi eseva nayo. Ten±ha “attano v±”ti-±di.
“Nelaªgoti kho, bhante, s²l±nameta½ adhivacanan”ti sutte (sa½. ni. 4.347) ±gatatt± vutta½ “ettha vuttas²la½ viy±”ti. P³reti guº±na½ p±rip³riya½. Sukum±r±ti apharusat±ya muduk± komal±. Purass±ti ettha pura-saddo tanniv±siv±cako daµµhabbo “g±mo ±gato”ti-±d²su viya. Ten±ha “nagarav±s²nan”ti. Mana½ app±yati va¹¹het²ti man±p±. Ten±ha “cittavuddhikar±”ti.

G³thabh±º²suttavaººan± niµµhit±.