5. Janapadakaly±º² r³panand±ther²vatthu

Aµµh²na½ nagara½ katanti ima½ dhammadesana½ satth± jetavane viharanto janapadakaly±ºi½ r³panand±theri½ ±rabbha kathesi.
S± kira ekadivasa½ cintesi– “mayha½ jeµµhabh±tiko rajjasiri½ pah±ya pabbajitv± loke aggapuggalo buddho j±to, puttopissa r±hulakum±ro pabbajito, bhatt±pi me pabbajito, m±t±pi me pabbajit±, ahampi ettake ñ±tijane pabbajite gehe ki½ kariss±mi, pabbajiss±m±”ti. S± bhikkhunupassaya½ gantv± pabbaji ñ±tisineheneva, no saddh±ya, abhir³pat±ya pana r³panand±ti paññ±yi. “Satth± kira ‘r³pa½ anicca½ dukkha½ anatt±, vedan±… saññ±… saªkh±r±… viññ±ºa½ anicca½ dukkha½ anatt±’ti vadet²”ti sutv± s± eva½ dassan²ye p±s±dike mamapi r³pe dosa½ katheyy±ti satthu sammukh²bh±va½ na gacchati. S±vatthiv±sino p±tova d±na½ datv± sam±dinnuposath± suddhuttar±saªg± gandham±l±dihatth± s±yanhasamaye jetavane sannipatitv± dhamma½ suºanti. Bhikkhunisaªghopi satthu dhammadesan±ya uppannacchando vih±ra½ gantv± dhamma½ suº±ti. Dhamma½ sutv± nagara½ pavisanto satthu guºakatha½ kathentova pavisati.
Catuppam±ºike hi lokasanniv±se appak±va te satt±, yesa½ tath±gata½ passant±na½ pas±do na uppajjati. R³pappam±ºik±pi hi tath±gatassa lakkhaº±nubyañjanapaµimaº¹ita½ suvaººavaººa½ sar²ra½ disv± pas²danti, ghosappam±ºik±pi anek±ni j±tisat±ni niss±ya pavatta½ satthu guºaghosañceva aµµhaªgasamann±gata½ dhammadesan±ghosañca sutv± pas²danti, l³khappam±ºik±pissa c²var±dil³khata½ paµicca pas²danti, dhammappam±ºik±pi “evar³pa½ dasabalassa s²la½, evar³po sam±dhi, evar³p± paññ±, bhagav± s²l±d²hi guºehi asamo appaµipuggalo”ti pas²danti. Tesa½ tath±gatassa guºa½ kathent±na½ mukha½ nappahoti. R³panand± bhikkhun²nañceva up±sik±nañca santik± tath±gatassa guºakatha½ sutv± cintesi– “ativiya me bh±tikassa vaººa½ kathentiyeva. Ekadivasampi me r³pe dosa½ kathento kittaka½ kathessati. Ya½n³n±ha½ bhikkhun²hi saddhi½ gantv± att±na½ adassetv±va tath±gata½ passitv± dhammamassa suºitv± ±gaccheyyan”ti. S± “ahampi ajja dhammassavana½ gamiss±m²”ti bhikkhun²na½ ±rocesi.
Bhikkhuniyo “cirassa½ vata r³panand±ya satthu upaµµh±na½ gantuk±mat± uppann±, ajja satth± ima½ niss±ya vicitradhammadesana½ n±n±naya½ desessat²”ti tuµµham±nas± ta½ ±d±ya nikkhami½su. S± nikkhantak±lato paµµh±ya “aha½ att±na½ neva dassess±m²”ti cintesi. Satth± “ajja r³panand± mayha½ upaµµh±na½ ±gamissati, k²dis² nu kho tass± dhammadesan± sapp±y±”ti cintetv± “r³pagaruk± es± attabh±ve balavasineh±, kaºµakena kaºµakuddharaºa½ viya r³penevass± r³pamadanimmadana½ sapp±yan”ti sanniµµh±na½ katv± tass± vih±ra½ pavisanasamaye eka½ pana abhir³pa½ itthi½ so¼asavassuddesika½ rattavatthanivattha½ sabb±bharaºapaµimaº¹ita½ b²jani½ gahetv± attano santike µhatv± b²jayam±na½ iddhibalena abhinimmini. Ta½ kho pana itthi½ satth± ceva passati r³panand± ca. S± bhikkhun²hi saddhi½ vih±ra½ pavisitv± bhikkhun²na½ piµµhipasse µhatv± pañcapatiµµhitena satth±ra½ vanditv± bhikkhun²na½ antare nisinn± p±dantato paµµh±ya satth±ra½ olokent² lakkhaºavicitta½ anubyañjanasamujjala½ by±mappabh±parikkhitta½ satthu sar²ra½ disv± puººacandasassirika½ mukha½ olokent² sam²pe µhita½ itthir³pa½ addasa S± ta½ oloketv± attabh±va½ olokent² suvaººar±jaha½siy± purato k±k²sadisa½ att±na½ avamaññi. Iddhimayar³pa½ diµµhak±lato paµµh±yeva hi tass± akkh²ni bhami½su. S± “aho imiss± kes± sobhan±, aho nal±µa½ sobhanan”ti sabbesa½ s±r²rappades±na½ r³pasiriy± sam±ka¹¹hitacitt± tasmi½ r³pe balavasineh± ahosi.
Satth± tass± tattha abhirati½ ñatv± dhamma½ desentova ta½ r³pa½ so¼asavassuddesikabh±va½ atikkamitv± v²sativassuddesika½ katv± dassesi. R³panand± oloketv± “na vatida½ r³pa½ purimasadisan”ti thoka½ virattacitt± ahosi. Satth± anukkameneva tass± itthiy± saki½ vij±tavaººa½ majjhimitthivaººa½ jar±jiººamahallikitthivaººañca dassesi. S±pi anupubbeneva “idampi antarahita½, idampi antarahitan”ti jar±jiººak±le ta½ virajjam±n± khaº¹adanti½ palitasira½ obhagga½ gop±nasivaªka½ daº¹apar±yaºa½ pavedham±na½ disv± ativiya virajji. Atha satth± ta½ by±dhin± abhibh³ta½ katv± dassesi. S± taªkhaºaññeva daº¹añca t±lavaºµañca cha¹¹etv± mah±virava½ viravam±n± bh³miya½ patitv± sake muttakar²se nimugg± apar±para½ parivatti. R³panand± tampi disv± ativiya virajji. Satth±pi tass± itthiy± maraºa½ dassesi. S± taªkhaºa½yeva uddhum±takabh±va½ ±pajji, navahi vaºamukhehi pubbavaµµiyo ceva pu¼av± ca pagghari½su, k±k±dayo sannipatitv± vilumpi½su. R³panand±pi ta½ oloketv± “aya½ itth² imasmi½yeva µh±ne jara½ patt±, by±dhi½ patt±, maraºa½ patt±, imass±pi me attabh±vassa evameva jar±by±dhimaraº±ni ±gamissant²”ti attabh±va½ aniccato passi. Aniccato diµµhatt± eva pana dukkhato anattato diµµhoyeva hoti. Athass± tayo bhav± ±ditt± geh± viya g²v±ya baddhakuºapa½ viya ca upaµµhahi½su, kammaµµh±n±bhimukha½ citta½ pakkhandi. Satth± t±ya aniccato diµµhabh±va½ ñatv± “sakkhissati nu kho sayameva attano patiµµha½ k±tun”ti olokento “na sakkhissati, bahiddh± paccaya½ laddhu½ vaµµat²”ti cintetv± tass± sapp±yavasena dhamma½ desento ±ha–
“¾tura½ asuci½ p³ti½, passa nande samussaya½;
uggharanta½ paggharanta½, b±l±na½ abhipatthita½.
“Yath± ida½ tath± eta½, yath± eta½ tath± ida½;
dh±tuto suññato passa, m± loka½ punar±gami;
bhave chanda½ vir±jetv±, upasanto carissat²”ti.–

Ittha½ suda½ bhagav± nanda½ bhikkhuni½ ±rabbha im± g±th±yo abh±sitth±ti. Nand± desan±nus±rena ñ±ºa½ pesetv± sot±pattiphala½ p±puºi. Athass± upari tiººa½ maggaphal±na½ vipassan±pariv±satth±ya suññat±kammaµµh±na½ kathetu½, “nande, m± ‘imasmi½ sar²re s±ro atth²’ti sañña½ kari. Appamattakopi hi ettha s±ro natthi, t²ºi aµµhisat±ni uss±petv± kata½ aµµhinagarametan”ti vatv± ima½ g±tham±ha–

150. “Aµµh²na½ nagara½ kata½, ma½salohitalepana½;
yattha jar± ca maccu ca, m±no makkho ca ohito”ti.
Tassattho– yatheva hi pubbaºº±paraºº±d²na½ odahanatth±ya kaµµh±ni uss±petv± vall²hi bandhitv± mattik±ya vilimpetv± nagarasaªkh±ta½ bahiddh± geha½ karonti, evamida½ ajjhattikampi t²ºi aµµhisat±ni uss±petv± nh±ruvinaddha½ ma½salohitalepana½ tacapaµicchanna½ j²raºalakkhaº±ya jar±ya maraºalakkhaºassa maccuno ±rohasampad±d²ni paµicca maññanalakkhaºassa m±nassa sukatak±raºavin±sanalakkhaºassa makkhassa ca odahanatth±ya nagara½ kata½. Evar³po eva hi ettha k±yikacetasiko ±b±dho ohito, ito uddha½ kiñci gayh³paga½ natth²ti.
Desan±vas±ne s± ther² arahatta½ p±puºi, mah±janass±pi s±tthik± dhammadesan± ahos²ti.

Janapadakaly±º² r³panand±ther²vatthu pañcama½.