2. M±ravatthu

Susukha½ vata j²v±m±ti ima½ dhammadesana½ satth± pañcas±l±ya br±hmaºag±me viharanto m±ra½ ±rabbha kathesi.
Ekadivasañhi satth± pañcasat±na½ kum±rik±na½ sot±pattimaggass³panissaya½ disv± ta½ g±ma½ upaniss±ya vih±si. T±pi kum±rik±yo ekasmi½ nakkhattadivase nadi½ gantv± nhatv± alaªkatapaµiyatt± g±m±bhimukhiyo p±yi½su. Satth±pi ta½ g±ma½ pavisitv± piº¹±ya carati. Atha m±ro sakalag±mav±s²na½ sar²re adhimuccitv± yath± satth± kaµacchubhattamattampi na labhati, eva½ katv± yath±dhotena pattena nikkhamanta½ satth±ra½ g±madv±re µhatv± ±ha– “api, samaºa, piº¹ap±ta½ labhitth±”ti. “Ki½ pana tva½, p±pima, tath± ak±si, yath±ha½ piº¹a½ na labheyyan”ti? “Tena hi, bhante, puna pavisath±”ti. Eva½ kirassa ahosi– “sace puna pavisati, sabbesa½ sar²re adhimuccitv± imassa purato p±ºi½ paharitv± hassake¼i½ kariss±m²”ti. Tasmi½ khaºe t± kum±rik±yo g±madv±ra½ patv± satth±ra½ disv± vanditv± ekamanta½ aµµha½su. M±ropi satth±ra½ ±ha– “api, bhante, piº¹a½ alabham±n± jighacch±dukkhena p²¼itatth±”ti. Satth± “ajja maya½, p±pima, kiñci alabhitv±pi ±bhassaraloke mah±brahm±no viya p²tisukheneva v²tin±mess±m±”ti vatv± ima½ g±tham±ha–
200. “Susukha½ vata j²v±ma, yesa½ no natthi kiñcana½;
p²tibhakkh± bhaviss±ma, dev± ±bhassar± yath±”ti.
Tattha yesa½ noti yesa½ amh±ka½ palibujjhanatthena r±g±d²su kiñcanesu ekampi kiñcana½ natthi. P²tibhakkh±ti yath± ±bhassar± dev± p²tibhakkh± hutv± p²tisukheneva v²tin±menti, eva½ mayampi, p±pima, kiñci alabhitv± p²tibhakkh± bhaviss±m±ti attho.
Desan±vas±ne pañcasat±pi kum±rik±yo sot±pattiphale patiµµhahi½s³ti.

M±ravatthu dutiya½.