Bhagavato nimantana½

Aya½ pana ves±l² bhagavato uppannak±le iddh± vepullappatt± ahosi. Tattha hi r±j³na½yeva satta sahass±ni satta sat±ni satta ca r±j±no ahesu½. Tath± yuvar±jasen±patibhaº¹±g±rikappabhut²na½ Yath±ha–
“Tena kho pana samayena ves±l² iddh± ceva hoti ph²t± ca bahujan± ±kiººamanuss± subhikkh± ca, satta ca p±s±dasahass±ni satta ca p±s±dasat±ni satta ca p±s±d±, satta ca k³µ±g±rasahass±ni satta ca k³µ±g±rasat±ni satta ca k³µ±g±r±ni, satta ca ±r±masahass±ni satta ca ±r±masat±ni satta ca ±r±m±, satta ca pokkharaºisahass±ni satta ca pokkharaºisat±ni satta ca pokkharaºiyo”ti (mah±va. 326).
S± aparena samayena dubbhikkh± ahosi dubbuµµhik± dussass±. Paµhama½ duggatamanuss± maranti te bahiddh± cha¹¹enti. Matamanuss±na½ kuºapagandhena amanuss± nagara½ pavisi½su, tato bahutar± maranti. T±ya paµik³lat±ya satt±na½ ahiv±tarogo uppajji. Iti t²hi dubbhikkha-amanussarogabhayehi upaddut± ves±linagarav±sino upasaªkamitv± r±j±na½ ±ha½su, “mah±r±ja, imasmi½ nagare tividha½ bhayamuppanna½, ito pubbe y±va sattam± r±jakulaparivaµµ± evar³pa½ anuppannapubba½, tumh±ka½ maññe adhammikattena ta½ etarahi uppannan”ti. R±j± sabbe santh±g±re sannip±t±petv± “mayha½ adhammikabh±va½ vicinath±”ti ±ha. Te sabba½ paveºi½ vicinant± na kiñci addasa½su.
Tato rañño dosamadisv± “ida½ bhaya½ amh±ka½ katha½ v³pasameyy±”ti cintesu½. Tattha ekacce cha satth±re apadisi½su “etehi okkantamatte v³pasamessat²”ti. Ekacce ±ha½su– “buddho kira loke uppanno, so bhagav± sabbasattahit±ya dhamma½ deseti mahiddhiko mah±nubh±vo, tena okkantamatte sabbabhay±ni v³pasameyyun”ti. Tena te attaman± hutv± “kaha½ pana so bhagav± etarahi viharati, amhehi pesito na ±gaccheyy±”ti ±ha½su. Ath±pare ±ha½su– “buddh± n±ma anukampak±, kissa n±gaccheyyu½, so pana bhagav± etarahi r±jagahe viharati, r±j± bimbis±ro ta½ upaµµhahati, so ±gantu½ na dadeyy±”ti. “Tena hi r±j±na½ saññ±petv± ±neyy±m±”ti dve licchavir±j±no mahat± balak±yena pah³ta½ paºº±k±ra½ datv± rañño santika½ pesi½su “bimbis±ra½ saññ±petv± bhagavanta½ ±neth±”ti. Te gantv± rañño paºº±k±ra½ datv± ta½ pavatti½ nivedetv±, “mah±r±ja, bhagavanta½ amh±ka½ nagara½ peseh²”ti ±ha½su. R±j± na sampaµicchi, “tumheyeva j±n±th±”ti ±ha. Te bhagavanta½ upasaªkamitv± vanditv± evam±ha½su– “bhante, amh±ka½ nagare t²ºi bhay±ni uppann±ni, sace bhagav± ±gaccheyya, sotthi no bhaveyy±”ti. Bhagav± ±vajjetv± “ves±liya½ ratanasutte vutte s± rakkh± koµisatasahassa½ cakkav±¼±na½ pharissati, suttapariyos±ne catur±s²tiy± p±ºasahass±na½ dhamm±bhisamayo bhavissat²”ti adhiv±sesi. Atha r±j± bimbis±ro bhagavato adhiv±sana½ sutv± “bhagavat± ves±ligamana½ adhiv±sitan”ti nagare ghosana½ k±r±petv± bhagavanta½ upasaªkamitv± ±ha– “ki½, bhante, sampaµicchatha ves±ligamanan”ti? ¾ma, mah±r±j±ti. Tena hi, bhante, t±va ±gametha, y±va magga½ paµiy±dem²ti.
Atha kho r±j± bimbis±ro r±jagahassa ca gaªg±ya ca antar± pañcayojanabh³mi½ sama½ katv± yojane yojane vih±ra½ m±petv± bhagavato gamanak±la½ paµivedesi. Bhagav± pañcahi bhikkhusatehi parivuto p±y±si. R±j± pañcayojana½ magga½ pañcavaººehi pupphehi j±ºumatta½ okir±petv± dhajapaµ±kapuººaghaµakadali-±d²ni uss±petv± bhagavato dve setacchatt±ni ekamekassa ca bhikkhussa ekameka½ ukkhip±petv± saddhi½ attano pariv±rena pupphagandh±d²hi p³ja½ karonto ekekasmi½ vih±re bhagavanta½ vas±petv± mah±d±n±ni datv± pañcahi divasehi gaªg±t²ra½ nesi. Tattha sabb±laªk±rehi n±va½ alaªkaronto ves±lik±na½ s±sana½ pesesi “±gato bhagav±, magga½ paµiy±detv± sabbe bhagavato paccuggamana½ karoth±”ti. Te “diguºa½ p³ja½ kariss±m±”ti ves±liy± ca gaªg±ya ca antar± tiyojanabh³mi½ sama½ katv± bhagavato catt±ri ekamekassa ca bhikkhussa dve dve setacchatt±ni sajjetv± p³ja½ kurum±n± gaªg±t²ra½ ±gantv± aµµha½su.
Atha bimbis±ro dve n±v±yo saªghaµetv± maº¹apa½ katv± pupphad±m±d²hi alaªkaritv± tattha sabbaratanamaya½ buddh±sana½ paññapesi, bhagav± tattha nis²di. Pañca sat± bhikkh³pi n±va½ ±ruhitv± yath±nur³pa½ nis²di½su. R±j± bhagavanta½ anugacchanto galappam±ºa½ udaka½ og±hetv± “y±va, bhante, bhagav± ±gacchati, t±v±ha½ idheva gaªg±t²re vasiss±m²”ti vatv± nivatto. Upari devat± y±va akaniµµhabhavan± p³ja½ aka½su. Heµµh±gaªg±niv±sino kambalassatar±dayo n±gar±j±no p³ja½ aka½su. Eva½ mahatiy± p³j±ya bhagav± yojanamatta½ addh±na½ gaªg±ya gantv± ves±lik±na½ s²mantara½ paviµµho.
Tato licchavir±j±no bimbis±rena katap³j±ya diguºa½ karont± galappam±ºe udake bhagavanta½ paccuggacchi½su. Teneva khaºena tena muhuttena vijjuppabh±vinaddhandhak±ravisaµak³µo ga¼aga¼±yanto cat³su dis±su mah±megho vuµµh±si. Atha bhagavat± paµhamap±de gaªg±t²re nikkhittamatte pokkharavassa½ vassi. Ye temetuk±m±, te eva tementi, atemetuk±m± na tementi. Sabbattha j±ºumatta½ ³rumatta½ kaµimatta½ galappam±ºa½ udaka½ vahati, sabbakuºap±ni udakena gaªga½ pavesit±ni, parisuddho bh³mibh±go ahosi.
Licchavir±j±no bhagavanta½ antar± yojane yojane v±s±petv± mah±d±n±ni datv± t²hi divasehi diguºa½ p³ja½ karont± ves±li½ nayi½su Ves±li½ sampatte bhagavati sakko dev±namindo devasaªghapurakkhato ±gacchi. Mahesakkh±na½ devat±na½ sannip±tena amanuss± yebhuyyena pal±yi½su. Bhagav± nagaradv±re µhatv± ±nandatthera½ ±mantesi– “ima½, ±nanda, ratanasutta½ uggahetv± balikamm³pakaraº±ni gahetv± licchavir±jakum±rehi saddhi½ ves±liy± tip±k±rantare vicaranto paritta½ karoh²”ti ratanasutta½ abh±si. “Eva½ kena paneta½ sutta½ vutta½ kad±, kattha, kasm± ca vuttan”ti etesa½ pañh±na½ vissajjan± vitth±rena ves±livatthuto pabhuti por±ºehi vaºº²yati.
Eva½ bhagavato ves±li½ anuppattadivaseyeva ves±linagaradv±re tesa½ upaddav±na½ paµigh±tatth±ya vuttamida½ ratanasutta½ uggahetv± ±yasm± ±nando parittatth±ya bh±sam±no bhagavato pattena udakam±d±ya sabbanagara½ abbhukkiranto anuvicari. Ya½ kiñc²ti vuttamatte eva therena ye pubbe apal±t± saªk±rak³µabhittippades±dinissit± amanuss±, te cat³hi dv±rehi pal±yi½su, dv±r±ni anok±s±ni ahesu½. Tato ekacce dv±resu ok±sa½ alabham±n± p±k±ra½ bhinditv± pal±t±. Amanussesu gatamattesu manuss±na½ gattesu rogo v³pasanto. Te nikkhamitv± sabbapupphagandh±d²hi thera½ p³jesu½. Mah±jano nagaramajjhe santh±g±ra½ sabbagandhehi limpitv± vit±na½ katv± sabb±laªk±rehi alaªkaritv± tattha buddh±sana½ paññapetv± bhagavanta½ ±nesi.
Bhagav± santh±g±ra½ pavisitv± paññatte ±sane nis²di. Bhikkhusaªghopi kho r±j±no manuss± ca patir³pe patir³pe ±sane nis²di½su. Sakkopi dev±namindo dv²su devalokesu devaparis±ya saddhi½ upanis²di aññe ca dev±, ±nandattheropi sabba½ ves±li½ anuvicaranto rakkha½ katv± ves±linagarav±s²hi saddhi½ ±gantv± ekamanta½ nis²di. Tattha bhagav± sabbesa½ tadeva ratanasutta½ abh±s²ti.
Ett±vat± ca y± “yena vutta½ yad± yattha, yasm± ceta½ ima½ naya½. Pak±setv±n±”ti m±tik± nikkhitt±, s± sabbappak±rena vitth±rit± hoti.