9. Upasenasutta½

39. Eva½ me suta½– eka½ samaya½ bhagav± r±jagahe viharati ve¼uvane kalandakaniv±pe. Atha kho ±yasmato upasenassa vaªgantaputtassa rahogatassa paµisall²nassa eva½ cetaso parivitakko udap±di– “l±bh± vata me, suladdha½ vata me, satth± ca me bhagav± araha½ samm±sambuddho; sv±kkh±te camhi dhammavinaye ag±rasm± anag±riya½ pabbajito; sabrahmac±rino ca me s²lavanto kaly±ºadhamm±; s²lesu camhi parip³rak±r²; susam±hito camhi ekaggacitto; arah± camhi kh²º±savo; mahiddhiko camhi mah±nubh±vo. Bhaddaka½ me j²vita½, bhaddaka½ maraºan”ti.
Atha kho bhagav± ±yasmato upasenassa vaªgantaputtassa cetas± cetoparivitakkamaññ±ya t±ya½ vel±ya½ ima½ ud±na½ ud±nesi–
“Ya½ j²vita½ na tapati, maraºante na socati;
sa ve diµµhapado dh²ro, sokamajjhe na socati.
“Ucchinnabhavataºhassa santacittassa bhikkhuno;
vikkh²ºo j±tisa½s±ro, natthi tassa punabbhavo”ti. Navama½.