8. Pańcasatabhikkhuvatthu

Vassik± viya pupph±n²ti ima½ dhammadesana½ satth± jetavane viharanto pańcasate bhikkh³ ±rabbha kathesi.
Te kira satthu santike kammaµµh±na½ gahetv± arańńe samaŗadhamma½ karont± p±tova pupphit±ni vassikapupph±ni s±ya½ vaŗµato muccant±ni disv± “pupph±na½ vaŗµehi muccanato maya½ paµhamatara½ r±g±d²hi mucciss±m±”ti v±yami½su. Satth± te bhikkh³ oloketv±, “bhikkhave, bhikkhun± n±ma vaŗµato muccanapupphena viya dukkhato muccitu½ v±yamitabbamev±”ti vatv± gandhakuµiya½ nisinnova ±loka½ pharitv± ima½ g±tham±ha–
377. “Vassik± viya pupph±ni, maddav±ni pamuńcati;
eva½ r±gańca dosańca, vippamuńcetha bhikkhavo”ti.
Tattha vassik±ti suman±. Maddav±n²ti mil±t±ni. Ida½ vutta½ hoti– yath± vassik± hiyyo pupphitapupph±ni punadivase pur±ŗabh³t±ni muńcati, vaŗµato vissajjeti, eva½ tumhepi r±g±dayo dose vippamuńceth±ti.
Desan±vas±ne sabbepi te bhikkh³ arahatte patiµµhahi½s³ti.

Pańcasatabhikkhuvatthu aµµhama½.