6. Aªgulim±lattheravatthu

Yassa p±panti ima½ dhammadesana½ satth± jetavane viharanto aªgulim±latthera½ ±rabbha kathesi. Vatthu aªgulim±lasuttantavaseneva (ma. ni. 2.347 ±dayo) veditabba½.
Thero pana satthu santike pabbajitv± arahatta½ p±puºi. Atha kho ±yasm± aªgulim±lo rahogato paµisall²no vimuttisukhapaµisa½ved². T±ya½ vel±ya½ ima½ ud±na½ ud±nesi–
“Yo ca pubbe pamajjitv±, pacch± so nappamajjati;
soma½ loka½ pabh±seti, abbh± muttova candim±”ti.–

¾din± nayena ud±na½ ud±netv± anup±dises±ya nibb±nadh±tuy± parinibbuto. Bhikkh³ “kaha½ nu kho, ±vuso, thero uppanno”ti dhammasabh±ya½ katha½ samuµµh±pesu½? Satth± ±gantv± “k±ya nuttha, bhikkhave, etarahi kath±ya sannisinn±”ti pucchitv±, “bhante, aªgulim±lattherassa nibbattaµµh±nakath±y±”ti vutte “parinibbuto ca, bhikkhave, mama putto”ti. “Bhante, ettake manusse m±retv± parinibbuto”ti? “¾ma, bhikkhave, so pubbe eka½ kaly±ºamitta½ alabhitv± ettaka½ p±pamak±si, pacch± pana kaly±ºamittapaccaya½ labhitv± appamatto ahosi. Tenassa ta½ p±pakamma½ kusalena pihitan”ti vatv± ima½ g±tham±ha–

173. “Yassa p±pa½ kata½ kamma½, kusalena pidh²yati;
soma½ loka½ pabh±seti, abbh± muttova candim±”ti.
Tattha kusalen±ti arahattamagga½ sandh±ya vutta½. Sesa½ utt±natthamev±ti.
Desan±vas±ne bah³ sot±pattiphal±d²ni p±puºi½s³ti.

Aªgulim±lattheravatthu chaµµha½.