9. Nigamav±sitissattheravatthu

Appam±daratoti ima½ dhammadesana½ satth± jetavane viharanto nigamav±sitissatthera½ n±ma ±rabbha kathesi.
Ekasmiñhi s±vatthito avid³re nigamag±me j±tasa½va¹¹ho eko kulaputto satthu s±sane pabbajitv± laddh³pasampado “nigamav±sitissatthero n±ma appiccho santuµµho pavivitto ±raddhav²riyo”ti paññ±yi. So nibaddha½ ñ±tig±meyeva piº¹±ya vicarati. An±thapiº¹ik±d²su mah±d±n±ni karontesu, pasenadikosale asadisad±na½ karontepi s±vatthi½ n±gacchati. Bhikkh³ “aya½ nigamav±sitissatthero uµµh±ya samuµµh±ya ñ±tisa½saµµho viharati, an±thapiº¹ik±d²su mah±d±n±d²ni karontesu, pasenadikosale asadisad±na½ karontepi neva ±gacchat²”ti katha½ samuµµh±petv± satthu ±rocayi½su. Satth± ta½ pakkos±petv±, “sacca½ kira tva½, bhikkhu, eva½ karos²”ti pucchitv±, “natthi, bhante, mayha½ ñ±tisa½saggo, aha½ ete manusse niss±ya ajjhoharaº²yamatta½ ±h±ra½ labh±mi l³khe v± paº²te v±. Y±panamatte laddhe puna ki½ ±h±rapariyesanen±ti na gacch±mi, ñ±t²hi pana me sa½saggo n±ma natthi, bhante”ti vutte satth± pakatiy±pi tassa ajjh±saya½ vij±nanto– “s±dhu s±dhu, bhikkh³”ti tassa s±dhuk±ra½ datv±, “anacchariya½ kho paneta½ bhikkhu, ya½ tva½ m±disa½ ±cariya½ labhitv± appiccho ahosi. Ayañhi appicchat± n±ma mama tanti, mama paveº²”ti vatv± bhikkh³hi y±cito at²ta½ ±hari–
At²te himavante gaªg±t²re ekasmi½ udumbaravane anekasahass± suv± vasi½su. Tatreko suvar±j± attano niv±sarukkhassa phalesu kh²ºesu ya½ yadeva avasiµµha½ hoti aªkuro v± patta½ v± taco v±, ta½ ta½ kh±ditv± gaªg±ya½ p±n²ya½ pivitv± paramappiccho santuµµho hutv± aññattha na gacchati. Tassa appicchasantuµµhabh±vaguºena sakkassa bhavana½ kampi. Sakko ±vajjam±no ta½ disv± tassa v²ma½sanattha½ attano ±nubh±vena ta½ rukkha½ sukkh±pesi. Rukkho obhaggo kh±ºumatto chidd±vachiddova hutv± v±te paharante ±koµito viya sadda½ nicch±rento aµµh±si. Tassa chiddehi cuºº±ni nikkhamanti. Suvar±j± t±ni kh±ditv± gaªg±ya½ p±n²ya½ pivitv± aññattha agantv± v±t±tapa½ agaºetv± udumbarakh±ºumatthake nis²dati. Sakko tassa paramappicchabh±va½ ñatv±, “mittadhammaguºa½ kath±petv± varamassa datv± udumbara½ amataphala½ katv± ±gamiss±m²”ti eko ha½sar±j± hutv± suja½ asurakañña½ purato katv± udumbaravana½ gantv± avid³re ekassa rukkhassa s±kh±ya nis²ditv± tena saddhi½ kathento ima½ g±tham±ha–
“Santi rukkh± haripatt±, dum±nekaphal± bah³;
kasm± nu sukkhe ko¼±pe, suvassa nirato mano”ti. (J±. 1.9.30).
Sabba½ suvaj±taka½ navakanip±te ±gatanayeneva vitth±retabba½. Aµµhuppattiyeva hi tattha ca idha ca n±n±, sesa½ t±disameva. Satth± ima½ dhammadesana½ ±haritv±, “tad± sakko ±nando ahosi, suvar±j± ahamev±”ti vatv±, “eva½, bhikkhave, appicchat± n±mes± mama tanti, mama paveº², anacchariy± mama puttassa nigamav±sitissassa m±disa½ ±cariya½ labhitv± appicchat±, bhikkhun± n±ma nigamav±sitissena viya appiccheneva bhavitabba½. Evar³po hi bhikkhu abhabbo samathavipassan±dhammehi v± maggaphalehi v± parih±n±ya, aññadatthu nibb±nasseva santike hot²”ti vatv± ima½ g±tham±ha–
32. “Appam±darato bhikkhu, pam±de bhayadassi v±;
abhabbo parih±n±ya, nibb±nasseva santike”ti.
Tattha abhabbo parih±n±y±ti so evar³po bhikkhu samathavipassan±dhammehi v± maggaphalehi v± parih±n±ya abhabbo, n±pi pattehi parih±yati, na appatt±ni na p±puº±ti. Nibb±nasseva santiketi kilesaparinibb±nassapi anup±d±parinibb±nass±pi santikeyev±ti.
G±th±pariyos±ne nigamav±sitissatthero saha paµisambhid±hi arahatta½ p±puºi. Aññepi bah³ sot±pann±dayo ahesu½. Mah±janassa s±tthik± dhammadesan± j±t±ti.

Nigamav±sitissattheravatthu navama½.

Appam±davaggavaººan± niµµhit±. Dutiyo vaggo.