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8. Eva½ sabb±k±rena mett±bh±vana½ dassetv± id±ni tasseva va¹¹hana½ dassento ±ha “mettañca sabbalokasm²”ti.
Tattha mijjati t±yati c±ti mitto, hitajjh±sayat±ya siniyhati, ahit±gamato rakkhati c±ti attho. Mittassa bh±vo metta½. Sabbalokasm²ti anavasese sattaloke. Manasi bhavanti m±nasa½. Tañhi cittasampayuttatt± eva½ vutta½. Bh±vayeti va¹¹haye. Na assa parim±ºanti aparim±ºa½, appam±ºasatt±rammaºat±ya eva½ vutta½. Uddhanti upari, tena ar³pabhava½ gaºh±ti. Adhoti heµµh±, tena k±mabhava½ gaºh±ti. Tiriyanti vemajjha½, tena r³pabhava½ gaºh±ti. Asamb±dhanti samb±dhavirahita½, bhinnas²manti vutta½ hoti. S²m± n±ma paccatthiko vuccati, tasmimpi pavattanti attho. Averanti veravirahita½ antarantar±pi veracetan±p±tubh±vavirahitanti attho. Asapattanti vigatapaccatthika½. Mett±vih±r² hi puggalo manuss±na½ piyo hoti, amanuss±na½ piyo hoti, n±ssa koci paccatthiko hoti, tenassa ta½ m±nasa½ vigatapaccatthikatt± asapattanti vuccati. Pariy±yavacanañhi eta½, yadida½ paccatthiko sapattoti. Aya½ anupadato atthavaººan±.
Aya½ panettha adhippetatthad²pan±– yadida½ “evampi sabbabh³tesu m±nasa½ bh±vaye aparim±ºan”ti vutta½, tañceta½ aparim±ºa½ metta½ m±nasa½ sabbalokasmi½ bh±vaye va¹¹haye, vu¹¹hi½ vir³¼hi½ vepulla½ gamaye p±paye. Katha½? Uddha½ adho ca tiriyañca, uddha½ y±va bhavagg±, adho y±va av²cito, tiriya½ y±va avasesadis±. Uddha½ v± ±ruppa½, adho k±madh±tu½, tiriya½ r³padh±tu½ anavasesa½ pharanto. Eva½ bh±ventopi ca ta½ yath± asamb±dha½ avera½ asapattañca hoti, tath± samb±dhaverasapatt±na½ abh±va½ karonto bh±vaye. Ya½ v± ta½ bh±van±sampada½ patta½ sabbattha ok±salokavasena asamb±dha½, attano paresu ±gh±tappaµivinayanena avera½, attani ca paresa½ ±gh±tavinayanena asapatta½ hoti. Ta½ asamb±dhamaveramasapatta½ aparim±ºa½ metta½ m±nasa½ uddha½ adho tiriyañc±ti tividhaparicchede sabbalokasmi½ bh±vaye va¹¹hayeti.