23. N±gavaggo

320. Aha½ n±gova saŖg±me, c±pato patita½ sara½;
ativ±kya½ titikkhissa½, duss²lo hi bahujjano.
321. Danta½ nayanti samiti½, danta½ r±j±bhir³hati;
danto seµµho manussesu, yotiv±kya½ titikkhati.
322. Varamassatar± dant±, ±j±n²y± ca [±j±n²y±va (sy±.)] sindhav±;
kuńjar± ca [kuńjar±va (sy±.)] mah±n±g±, attadanto tato vara½.
323. Na hi etehi y±nehi, gaccheyya agata½ disa½;
yath±ttan± sudantena, danto dantena gacchati.
324. Dhanap±lo [dhanap±lako (s². sy±. ka½. p².)] n±ma kuńjaro, kaµukabhedano [kaµukappabhedano (s². sy±. p².)] dunniv±rayo;
baddho kaba¼a½ na bhuńjati, sumarati [susarati (ka.)] n±gavanassa kuńjaro.
325. Middh² yad± hoti mahagghaso ca, nidd±yit± samparivattas±y²;
mah±var±hova niv±papuµµho, punappuna½ gabbhamupeti mando.
326. Ida½ pure cittamac±ri c±rika½, yenicchaka½ yatthak±ma½ yath±sukha½;
tadajjaha½ niggahess±mi yoniso, hatthippabhinna½ viya aŖkusaggaho.
327. Appam±darat± hotha, sacittamanurakkhatha;
dugg± uddharathatt±na½, paŖke sannova [sattova (s². p².)] kuńjaro.
328. Sace labhetha nipaka½ sah±ya½, saddhi½ cara½ s±dhuvih±ridh²ra½;
abhibhuyya sabb±ni parissay±ni, careyya tenattamano sat²m±.
329. No ce labhetha nipaka½ sah±ya½, saddhi½ cara½ s±dhuvih±ridh²ra½;
r±j±va raµµha½ vijita½ pah±ya, eko care m±taŖgarańńeva n±go.
330. Ekassa carita½ seyyo, natthi b±le sah±yat±;
eko care na ca p±p±ni kayir±, appossukko m±taŖgarańńeva n±go.
331. Atthamhi j±tamhi sukh± sah±y±, tuµµh² sukh± y± itar²tarena;
puńńa½ sukha½ j²vitasaŖkhayamhi, sabbassa dukkhassa sukha½ pah±na½.
332. Sukh± matteyyat± loke, atho petteyyat± sukh±;
sukh± s±mańńat± loke, atho brahmańńat± sukh±.
333. Sukha½ y±va jar± s²la½, sukh± saddh± patiµµhit±;
sukho pańń±ya paµil±bho, p±p±na½ akaraŗa½ sukha½.

N±gavaggo tev²satimo niµµhito.