6. Hatthakavatthu

Na muº¹akena samaºoti ima½ dhammadesana½ satth± s±vatthiya½ viharanto hatthaka½ ±rabbha kathesi.
So kira v±dakkhitto “tumhe asukavel±ya asukaµµh±na½ n±ma ±gaccheyy±tha, v±da½ kariss±m±”ti vatv± puretarameva tattha gantv± “passatha, titthiy± mama bhayena n±gat±, esova pana nesa½ par±jayo”ti-±d²ni vatv± v±dakkhitto aññenañña½ paµicaranto vicarati. Satth± “hatthako kira eva½ karot²”ti sutv± ta½ pakkos±petv± “sacca½ kira tva½, hatthaka, eva½ karos²”ti pucchitv± “saccan”ti vutte, “kasm± eva½ karosi? Evar³pañhi mus±v±da½ karonto s²samuº¹an±dimatteneva samaºo n±ma na hoti. Yo pana aº³ni v± th³l±ni v± p±p±ni sametv± µhito, ayameva samaºo”ti vatv± im± g±th± abh±si–
264. “Na muº¹akena samaºo, abbato alika½ bhaºa½;
icch±lobhasam±panno, samaºo ki½ bhavissati.
265. “Yo ca sameti p±p±ni, aºu½ th³l±ni sabbaso;
samitatt± hi p±p±na½, samaºoti pavuccat²”ti.
Tattha muº¹aken±ti s²samuº¹anamattena. Abbatoti s²lavatena ca dhutaªgavatena ca virahito. Alika½ bhaºanti mus±v±da½ bhaºanto asampattesu ±rammaºesu icch±ya pattesu ca lobhena samann±gato samaºo n±ma ki½ bhavissati? Samet²ti yo ca paritt±ni v± mahant±ni v± p±p±ni v³pasameti, so tesa½ samitatt± samaºoti pavuccat²ti attho.
Desan±vas±ne bah³ sot±pattiphal±d²ni p±puºi½s³ti.

Hatthakavatthu chaµµha½.