10. Mah±dhanav±ºijavatthu

Idha vassanti ima½ dhammadesana½ satth± jetavane viharanto mah±dhanav±ºija½ n±ma ±rabbha kathesi.
So kira b±r±ºasito kusumbharatt±na½ vatth±na½ pañca sakaµasat±ni p³retv± vaºijj±ya s±vatthi½ ±gato nad²t²ra½ patv± “sve nadi½ uttariss±m²”ti tattheva sakaµ±ni mocetv± vasi. Ratti½ mah±megho uµµhahitv± vassi. Nad² satt±ha½ udakassa p³r± aµµh±si. N±gar±pi satt±ha½ nakkhatta½ k²¼i½su. Kusumbharattehi vatthehi kicca½ na niµµhita½. V±ºijo cintesi– “aha½ d³ra½ ±gato. Sace puna gamiss±mi, papañco bhavissati. Idheva vassañca hemantañca gimhañca mama kamma½ karonto vasitv± im±ni vikkiºiss±m²”ti. Satth± nagare piº¹±ya caranto tassa citta½ ñatv± sita½ p±tukaritv± ±nandattherena sitak±raºa½ puµµho ±ha– “diµµho te, ±nanda, mah±dhanav±ºijo”ti? “¾ma, bhante”ti. So attano j²vitantar±ya½ aj±nitv± ima½ sa½vacchara½ idheva vasitv± bhaº¹a½ vikkiºitu½ cittamak±s²ti. “Ki½ pana tassa, bhante, antar±yo bhavissat²”ti? Satth± “±m±nanda, satt±hameva j²vitv± so maccumukhe patissat²”ti vatv± im± g±th± abh±si–
“Ajjeva kiccam±tappa½, ko jaññ± maraºa½ suve;
na hi no saªgara½ tena, mah±senena maccun±.
“Eva½ vih±ri½ ±t±pi½, ahorattamatandita½;
ta½ ve bhaddekarattoti, santo ±cikkhate mun²”ti. (Ma. ni. 3.272).
Gacch±missa, bhante, ±rocess±m²ti. Vissattho gacch±nand±ti. Thero sakaµaµµh±na½ gantv± bhikkh±ya cari. V±ºijo thera½ ±h±rena patim±nesi. Atha na½ thero ±ha– “kittaka½ k±la½ idha vasissas²”ti? “Bhante, aha½ d³rato ±gato”. Sace puna gamiss±mi, papañco bhavissati, ima½ sa½vacchara½ idha vasitv± bhaº¹a½ vikkiºitv± gamiss±m²ti. Up±saka, dujj±no j²vitantar±yo, appam±da½ k±tu½ vaµµat²ti. “Ki½ pana, bhante, antar±yo bhavissat²”ti. “¾ma, up±saka, satt±hameva te j²vita½ pavattissat²ti” So sa½viggam±naso hutv± buddhappamukha½ bhikkhusaªgha½ nimantetv± satt±ha½ mah±d±na½ datv± anumodanatth±ya patta½ gaºhi. Athassa satth± anumodana½ karonto, “up±saka, paº¹itena n±ma ‘idheva vass±d²ni vasiss±mi, idañcidañca kamma½ payojess±m²’ti cintetu½ na vaµµati, attano pana j²vitantar±yameva cintetu½ vaµµat²”ti vatv± ima½ g±tham±ha–
286. “Idha vassa½ vasiss±mi, idha hemantagimhisu;
iti b±lo vicinteti, antar±ya½ na bujjhat²”ti.
Tattha idha vassanti imasmi½ µh±ne idañcidañca karonto catum±sa½ vassa½ vasiss±mi. Hemantagimhis³ti hemantagimhesupi “catt±ro m±se idañcidañca karonto idheva vasiss±m²”ti eva½ diµµhadhammikasampar±yika½ attha½ aj±nanto b±lo vicinteti. Antar±yanti “asukasmi½ n±ma k±le v± dese v± vaye v± mariss±m²”ti attano j²vitantar±ya½ na bujjhat²ti.
Desan±vas±ne so v±ºijo sot±pattiphale patiµµhahi, sampatt±nampi s±tthik± dhammadesan± ahosi V±ºijopi satth±ra½ anugantv± nivattitv± “s²sarogo viya me uppanno”ti sayane nipajji, tath±nipannova k±la½ katv± tusitavim±ne nibbatti.

Mah±dhanav±ºijavatthu dasama½.