7. Mett±bh±van±sutta½

27. Vuttañheta½ bhagavat±, vuttamarahat±ti me suta½–
“Y±ni k±nici, bhikkhave, opadhik±ni puññakiriyavatth³ni sabb±ni t±ni mett±ya cetovimuttiy± kala½ n±gghanti so¼asi½. Mett±yeva t±ni cetovimutti adhiggahetv± bh±sate ca tapate ca virocati ca.
“Seyyath±pi, bhikkhave, y± k±ci t±rakar³p±na½ pabh± sabb± t± candiy± pabh±ya kala½ n±gghanti so¼asi½, candapabh±yeva t± adhiggahetv± bh±sate ca tapate ca virocati ca; evameva kho, bhikkhave, y±ni k±nici opadhik±ni puññakiriyavatth³ni sabb±ni t±ni mett±ya cetovimuttiy± kala½ n±gghanti so¼asi½, mett±yeva t±ni cetovimutti adhiggahetv± bh±sate ca tapate ca virocati ca.
“Seyyath±pi, bhikkhave, vass±na½ pacchime m±se saradasamaye viddhe vigataval±hake deve [nabhe (s².)] ±dicco nabha½ abbhussakkam±no [abbhuggamam±no (ka. aµµha.)] sabba½ ±k±sagata½ [±k±sa½ (sy±.)] tamagata½ abhivihacca [abhihacca (sy±.)] bh±sate ca tapate ca virocati ca; evameva kho, bhikkhave, y±ni k±nici opadhik±ni puññakiriyavatth³ni sabb±ni t±ni mett±ya cetovimuttiy± kala½ n±gghanti so¼asi½, mett±yeva t±ni cetovimutti adhiggahetv± bh±sate ca tapate ca virocati ca.
“Seyyath±pi bhikkhave, rattiy± pacc³sasamaya½ osadhit±rak± bh±sate ca tapate ca virocati ca; evameva kho, bhikkhave, y±ni k±nici opadhik±ni puññakiriyavatth³ni sabb±ni t±ni mett±ya cetovimuttiy± kala½ n±gghanti so¼asi½ mett±yeva t±ni cetovimutti adhiggahetv± bh±sate ca tapate ca virocati c±”ti. Etamattha½ bhagav± avoca. Tattheta½ iti vuccati–
“Yo ca metta½ bh±vayati, appam±ºa½ paµissato;
tan³ [tanu (s².)] sa½yojan± honti, passato upadhikkhaya½.
“Ekampi ce p±ºamaduµµhacitto, mett±yati kusalo tena hoti;
sabbe ca p±ºe manas±nukampa½, pah³tamariyo pakaroti puñña½.
“Ye [yo (s².)] sattasaº¹a½ pathavi½ vijitv±, r±jisayo [r±j²sayo (s².)] yajam±n±nupariyag±;
assamedha½ purisamedha½, samm±p±sa½ v±japeyya½ niragga¼a½.
“Mettassa cittassa subh±vitassa, kalampi te n±nubhavanti so¼asi½;
candappabh± t±ragaº±va sabbe.
“Yo na hanti na gh±teti, na jin±ti na j±paye;
metta½so sabbabh³tesu, vera½ tassa na kenac²”ti.
Ayampi attho vutto bhagavat±, iti me sutanti. Sattama½.

Tatiyo vaggo niµµhito.

Tassudd±na½–
Citta½ metta½ [jh±y² (s². sy±.), jh±yi (p². ka.)] ubho atthe, puñja½ vepullapabbata½;
sampaj±namus±v±do, d±nañca mettabh±van± [mettabh±vañca (s². sy±. p².), mettav±cañca (ka.)].
Sattim±ni ca [sattim±nidha (s². ka.)] sutt±ni, purim±ni ca v²sati;
ekadhammesu suttant±, sattav²satisaªgah±ti.

Ekakanip±to niµµhito.