7. ¾nandattherapañhavatthu

Dullabhoti ima½ dhammadesana½ satth± jetavane viharanto ±nandattherassa pañha½ ±rabbha kathesi.
Thero hi ekadivasa½ div±µµh±ne nisinno cintesi– “hatth±j±n²yo chaddantakule v± uposathakule v± uppajjati, ass±j±n²yo sindhavakule v± val±hakassar±jakule v±, usabho go-±jan²yo dakkhiºapatheti-±d²ni vadantena satth±r± hatthi-±j±n²y±d²na½ uppattiµµh±n±d²ni kathit±ni, puris±j±n²yo pana kaha½ nu kho uppajjat²”ti. So satth±ra½ upasaªkamitv± vanditv± ekamanta½ nis²ditv± etamattha½ pucchi. Satth±, “±nanda, puris±j±n²yo n±ma sabbattha nuppajjati, ujukato pana tiyojanasat±y±me vitth±rato a¹¹hateyyasate ±vaµµato navayojanasatappam±ºe majjhimapadesaµµh±ne uppajjati. Uppajjanto ca pana na yasmi½ v± tasmi½ v± kule uppajjati, khattiyamah±s±labr±hmaºamah±s±lakul±na½ pana aññatarasmi½yeva uppajjat²”ti vatv± ima½ g±tham±ha–
193. “Dullabho puris±jañño, na so sabbattha j±yati;
yattha so j±yat² dh²ro, ta½ kula½ sukhamedhat²”ti.
Tattha dullabhoti puris±jañño hi dullabho, na hatthi-±j±n²y±dayo viya sulabho, so sabbattha paccantadese v± n²cakule v± na j±yati, majjhimadesepi mah±janassa abhiv±dan±disakk±rakaraºaµµh±ne khattiyabr±hmaºakul±na½ aññatarasmi½ kule j±yati. Eva½ j±yam±no yattha so j±yati dh²ro uttamapañño samm±sambuddho ta½ kula½ sukhamedhat²ti sukhappattameva hot²ti attho.
Desan±vas±ne bah³ sot±pattiphal±d²ni p±puºi½s³ti.

¾nandattherapañhavatthu sattama½.