7. Selasutta½

Eva½ me suta½– eka½ samaya½ bhagav± aªguttar±pesu c±rika½ caram±no mahat± bhikkhusaªghena saddhi½ a¹¹hate¼asehi bhikkhusatehi yena ±paºa½ n±ma aªguttar±p±na½ nigamo tadavasari. Assosi kho keºiyo jaµilo “samaºo khalu, bho, gotamo sakyaputto sakyakul± pabbajito aªguttar±pesu c±rika½ caram±no mahat± bhikkhusaªghena saddhi½ a¹¹hate¼asehi bhikkhusatehi ±paºa½ anuppatto. Ta½ kho pana bhavanta½ gotama½ eva½ kaly±ºo kittisaddo abbhuggato– ‘itipi so bhagav± araha½ samm±sambuddho vijj±caraºasampanno sugato lokavid³ anuttaro purisadammas±rathi satth± devamanuss±na½ buddho bhagav±’ti [bhagav± (sy±. p².)]. So ima½ loka½ sadevaka½ sam±raka½ sabrahmaka½ sassamaºabr±hmaºi½ paja½ sadevamanussa½ saya½ abhiññ± sacchikatv± pavedeti. So dhamma½ desati ±dikaly±ºa½ majjhekaly±ºa½ pariyos±nakaly±ºa½ s±ttha½ sabyañjana½, kevalaparipuººa½ parisuddha½ brahmacariya½ pak±seti. S±dhu kho pana tath±r³p±na½ arahata½ dassana½ hot²”ti.
Atha kho keºiyo jaµilo yena bhagav± tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± bhagavat± saddhi½ sammodi. Sammodan²ya½ katha½ s±raº²ya½ v²tis±retv± ekamanta½ nis²di. Ekamanta½ nisinna½ kho keºiya½ jaµila½ bhagav± dhammiy± kath±ya sandassesi sam±dapesi samuttejesi sampaha½sesi. Atha kho keºiyo jaµilo bhagavat± dhammiy± kath±ya sandassito sam±dapito samuttejito sampaha½sito bhagavanta½ etadavoca– “adhiv±setu me bhava½ gotamo sv±tan±ya bhatta½ saddhi½ bhikkhusaªghen±”ti. Eva½ vutte, bhagav± keºiya½ jaµila½ etadavoca– “mah± kho, keºiya, bhikkhusaªgho a¹¹hate¼as±ni bhikkhusat±ni; tvañca br±hmaºesu abhippasanno”ti.
Dutiyampi kho keºiyo jaµilo bhagavanta½ etadavoca– “kiñc±pi, bho gotama, mah± bhikkhusaªgho a¹¹hate¼as±ni bhikkhusat±ni, ahañca br±hmaºesu abhippasanno; adhiv±setu me bhava½ gotamo sv±tan±ya bhatta½ saddhi½ bhikkhusaªghen±”ti. Dutiyampi kho bhagav± keºiya½ jaµila½ etadavoca– “mah± kho, keºiya, bhikkhusaªgho a¹¹hate¼as±ni bhikkhusat±ni; tvañca br±hmaºesu abhippasanno”ti.
Tatiyampi kho keºiyo jaµilo bhagavanta½ etadavoca– “kiñc±pi, bho gotama, mah± bhikkhusaªgho a¹¹hate¼as±ni bhikkhusat±ni, ahañca br±hmaºesu abhippasanno, adhiv±setu [adhiv±setveva (s².)] me bhava½ gotamo sv±tan±ya bhatta½ saddhi½ bhikkhusaªghen±”ti. Adhiv±sesi bhagav± tuºh²bh±vena. Atha kho keºiyo jaµilo bhagavato adhiv±sana½ viditv± uµµh±y±san± yena sako assamo tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± mitt±macce ñ±tis±lohite ±mantesi– “suºantu me bhavanto mitt±macc± ñ±tis±lohit±, samaºo me gotamo nimantito sv±tan±ya bhatta½ saddhi½ bhikkhusaªghena, yena me k±yaveyy±vaµika½ kareyy±th±”ti. “Eva½, bho”ti kho keºiyassa jaµilassa mitt±macc± ñ±tis±lohit± keºiyassa jaµilassa paµissutv± appekacce uddhan±ni khaºanti, appekacce kaµµh±ni ph±lenti, appekacce bh±jan±ni dhovanti, appekacce udakamaºika½ patiµµh±penti, appekacce ±san±ni paññ±penti. Keºiyo pana jaµilo s±ma½yeva maº¹alam±¼a½ paµiy±deti.
Tena kho pana samayena selo br±hmaºo ±paºe paµivasati, tiººa½ ved±na½ p±rag³ sanighaº¹ukeµubh±na½ s±kkharappabhed±na½ itih±sapañcam±na½ padako veyy±karaºo lok±yatamah±purisalakkhaºesu anavayo, t²ºi ca m±ºavakasat±ni mante v±ceti.
Tena kho pana samayena keºiyo jaµilo sele br±hmaºe abhippasanno hoti. Atha kho selo br±hmaºo t²hi m±ºavakasatehi parivuto jaªgh±vih±ra½ anucaªkamam±no anuvicaram±no yena keºiyassa jaµilassa assamo tenupasaªkami. Addas± kho selo br±hmaºo keºiyassa jaµilassa assame [keºissamiye jaµile (s². p².)] appekacce uddhan±ni khaºante…pe… appekacce ±san±ni paññapente, keºiya½ pana jaµila½ s±ma½yeva maº¹alam±¼a½ paµiy±denta½. Disv±na keºiya½ jaµila½ etadavoca– “ki½ nu kho bhoto keºiyassa ±v±ho v± bhavissati, viv±ho v± bhavissati, mah±yañño v± paccupaµµhito, r±j± v± m±gadho seniyo bimbis±ro nimantito sv±tan±ya saddhi½ balak±yen±”ti?
“Na me, bho sela, ±v±ho v± bhavissati viv±ho v±, n±pi r±j± m±gadho seniyo bimbis±ro nimantito sv±tan±ya saddhi½ balak±yena; api ca kho me mah±yañño paccupaµµhito. Atthi samaºo gotamo sakyaputto sakyakul± pabbajito aªguttar±pesu c±rika½ caram±no mahat± bhikkhusaªghena saddhi½ a¹¹hate¼asehi bhikkhusatehi ±paºa½ anuppatto. Ta½ kho pana bhavanta½ gotama½…pe… buddho bhagav±ti. So me nimantito sv±tan±ya bhatta½ saddhi½ bhikkhusaªghen±”ti. “Buddhoti, bho keºiya, vadesi”? “Buddhoti, bho sela, vad±mi”. “Buddhoti, bho keºiya, vadesi”? “Buddhoti, bho sela, vad±m²”ti.
Atha kho selassa br±hmaºassa etadahosi– “ghosopi kho eso dullabho lokasmi½ yadida½ buddhoti. ¾gat±ni kho panamh±ka½ mantesu dvatti½samah±purisalakkhaº±ni, yehi samann±gatassa mah±purisassa dveva gatiyo bhavanti anaññ±. Sace ag±ra½ ajjh±vasati r±j± hoti cakkavatti dhammiko dhammar±j± c±turanto vijit±v² janapadatth±variyappatto sattaratanasamann±gato. Tassim±ni satta ratan±ni bhavanti, seyyathida½– cakkaratana½, hatthiratana½, assaratana½, maºiratana½, itthiratana½, gahapatiratana½, pariº±yakaratanameva sattama½. Parosahassa½ kho panassa putt± bhavanti s³r± v²raªgar³p± parasenappamaddan±. So ima½ pathavi½ s±garapariyanta½ adaº¹ena asatthena dhammena abhivijiya ajjh±vasati. Sace kho pana ag±rasm± anag±riya½ pabbajati, araha½ hoti samm±sambuddho loke vivaµµacchado [vivattacchaddo (s². p².)]. Kaha½ pana, bho keºiya, etarahi so bhava½ gotamo viharati araha½ samm±sambuddho”ti?
Eva½ vutte, keºiyo jaµilo dakkhiºa½ b±hu½ paggahetv± sela½ br±hmaºa½ etadavoca– “yenes± bho sela, n²lavanar±j²”ti. Atha kho selo br±hmaºo t²hi m±ºavakasatehi saddhi½ yena bhagav± tenupasaªkami. Atha kho selo br±hmaºo te m±ºavake ±mantesi– “appasadd± bhonto ±gacchantu, pade pada½ nikkhipant±. Dur±sad± hi te bhagavanto [bhavanto (sy±. ka.)] s²h±va ekacar±. Yad± c±ha½, bho, samaºena gotamena saddhi½ manteyyu½, m± me bhonto antarantar± katha½ op±tetha; kath±pariyos±na½ me bhavanto ±gament³”ti.
Atha kho selo br±hmaºo yena bhagav± tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± bhagavat± saddhi½ sammodi. Sammodan²ya½ katha½ s±raº²ya½ v²tis±retv± ekamanta½ nis²di. Ekamanta½ nisinno kho selo br±hmaºo bhagavato k±ye dvatti½samah±purisalakkhaº±ni samannesi [sammannesi (s². sy±.)]. Addas± kho selo br±hmaºo bhagavato k±ye dvatti½samah±purisalakkhaº±ni yebhuyyena µhapetv± dve. Dv²su mah±purisalakkhaºesu kaªkhati vicikicchati n±dhimuccati na sampas²dati– kosohite ca vatthaguyhe, pah³tajivhat±ya c±ti.
Atha kho bhagavato etadahosi– “passati kho me aya½ selo br±hmaºo dvatti½samah±purisalakkhaº±ni yebhuyyena µhapetv± dve. Dv²su mah±purisalakkhaºesu kaªkhati vicikicchati n±dhimuccati na sampas²dati– kosohite ca vatthaguyhe, pah³tajivhat±ya c±”ti. Atha kho bhagav± tath±r³pa½ iddh±bhisaªkh±ra½ abhisaªkh±si [abhisaªkh±resi (sy±. ka.)], yath± addasa selo br±hmaºo bhagavato kosohita½ vatthaguyha½ Atha kho bhagav± jivha½ ninn±metv± ubhopi kaººasot±ni anumasi paµimasi, ubhopi n±sikasot±ni anumasi paµimasi, kevalampi nal±µamaº¹ala½ jivh±ya ch±desi.
Atha kho selassa br±hmaºassa etadahosi– “samann±gato kho samaºo gotamo dvatti½samah±purisalakkhaºehi paripuººehi, no apuripuººehi. No ca kho na½ j±n±mi buddho v± no v±. Suta½ kho pana meta½ br±hmaº±na½ vu¹¹h±na½ mahallak±na½ ±cariyap±cariy±na½ bh±sam±n±na½– ‘ye te bhavanti arahanto samm±sambuddh±, te sake vaººe bhaññam±ne att±na½ p±tukaront²’ti. Ya½n³n±ha½ samaºa½ gotama½ sammukh± s±rupp±hi g±th±hi abhitthaveyyan”ti. Atha kho selo br±hmaºo bhagavanta½ sammukh± s±rupp±hi g±th±hi abhitthavi–
553. “Paripuººak±yo suruci, suj±to c±rudassano;
suvaººavaººosi bhagav±, susukkad±µhosi v²riyav±.
554. “Narassa hi suj±tassa, ye bhavanti viyañjan±;
sabbe te tava k±yasmi½, mah±purisalakkhaº±.
555. “Pasannanetto sumukho, brah± uju pat±pav±;
majjhe samaºasaªghassa, ±diccova virocasi.
556. “Kaly±ºadassano bhikkhu, kañcanasannibhattaco;
ki½ te samaºabh±vena, eva½ uttamavaººino.
557. “R±j± arahasi bhavitu½, cakkavatt² rathesabho;
c±turanto vijit±v², jambusaº¹assa [jambumaº¹assa (ka.)] issaro.
558. “Khattiy± bhogir±j±no [bhojar±j±no (s². sy±.)], anuyant± [anuyutt± (s².)] bhavantu te;
r±j±bhir±j± manujindo, rajja½ k±rehi gotama”.
559. “R±j±hamasmi sel±ti, (bhagav±) dhammar±j± anuttaro;
dhammena cakka½ vattemi, cakka½ appaµivattiya½”.
560. “Sambuddho paµij±n±si, (iti selo br±hmaºo) dhammar±j± anuttaro;
‘dhammena cakka½ vattemi’, iti bh±sasi gotama.
561. “Ko nu sen±pati bhoto, s±vako satthuranvayo;
ko te tamanuvatteti, dhammacakka½ pavattita½”.
562. “May± pavattita½ cakka½, (sel±ti bhagav±) dhammacakka½ anuttara½;
s±riputto anuvatteti, anuj±to tath±gata½.
563. “Abhiññeyya½ abhiññ±ta½, bh±vetabbañca bh±vita½;
pah±tabba½ pah²na½ me, tasm± buddhosmi br±hmaºa.
564. “Vinayassu mayi kaªkha½, adhimuccassu br±hmaºa;
dullabha½ dassana½ hoti, sambuddh±na½ abhiºhaso.
565. “Yesa½ ve [yesa½ vo (p².), yassa ve (sy±.)] dullabho loke, p±tubh±vo abhiºhaso;
soha½ br±hmaºa sambuddho, sallakatto anuttaro.
566. “Brahmabh³to atitulo, m±rasenappamaddano;
sabb±mitte vas²katv±, mod±mi akutobhayo”.
567. “Ima½ bhavanto nis±metha, yath± bh±sati cakkhum±;
sallakatto mah±v²ro, s²hova nadat² vane.
568. “Brahmabh³ta½ atitula½, m±rasenappamaddana½;
ko disv± nappas²deyya, api kaºh±bhij±tiko.
569. “Yo ma½ icchati anvetu, yo v± nicchati gacchatu;
idh±ha½ pabbajiss±mi, varapaññassa santike”.
570. “Evañce [etañce (s². p².)] ruccati bhoto, samm±sambuddhas±sane [samm±sambuddhas±sana½ (s². sy±. ka½. p².)];
mayampi pabbajiss±ma, varapaññassa santike”.
571. “Br±hmaº± tisat± ime, y±canti pañjal²kat±;
brahmacariya½ cariss±ma, bhagav± tava santike”.
572. “Sv±kkh±ta½ brahmacariya½, (sel±ti bhagav±) sandiµµhikamak±lika½;
yattha amogh± pabbajj±, appamattassa sikkhato”ti.
Alattha kho selo br±hmaºo sapariso bhagavato santike pabbajja½, alattha upasampada½. Atha kho keºiyo jaµilo tass± rattiy± accayena sake assame paº²ta½ kh±dan²ya½ bhojan²ya½ paµiy±d±petv± bhagavato k±la½ ±roc±pesi– “k±lo, bho gotama, niµµhita½ bhattan”ti Atha kho bhagav± pubbaºhasamaya½ niv±setv± pattac²varam±d±ya yena keºiyassa jaµilassa assamo tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± paññatte ±sane nis²di saddhi½ bhikkhusaªghena.
Atha kho keºiyo jaµilo buddhappamukha½ bhikkhusaªgha½ paº²tena kh±dan²yena bhojan²yena sahatth± santappesi sampav±resi. Atha kho keºiyo jaµilo bhagavanta½ bhutt±vi½ on²tapattap±ºi½ aññatara½ n²ca½ ±sana½ gahetv± ekamanta½ nis²di. Ekamanta½ nisinna½ kho keºiya½ jaµila½ bhagav± im±hi g±th±hi anumodi–
573. “Aggihuttamukh± yaññ±, s±vitt² chandaso mukha½;
r±j± mukha½ manuss±na½, nad²na½ s±garo mukha½.
574. “Nakkhatt±na½ mukha½ cando, ±dicco tapata½ mukha½;
puñña½ ±kaªkham±n±na½, saªgho ve yajata½ mukhan”ti.
Atha kho bhagav± keºiya½ jaµila½ im±hi g±th±hi anumoditv± uµµh±y±san± pakk±mi. Atha kho ±yasm± selo sapariso eko v³pakaµµho appamatto ±t±p² pahitatto viharanto nacirasse …pe… aññataro kho pan±pasm± selo sapariso arahata½ ahosi.
Atha kho ±yasm± selo sapariso yena bhagav± tenupasaªkami, upasaªkamitv± eka½sa½ c²vara½ katv± yena bhagav± tenañjali½ paº±metv± bhagavanta½ g±th±ya ajjhabh±si–
575. “Ya½ ta½ saraºam±gamha [m±gamma (s². sy±. ka.)], ito aµµhami cakkhuma;
sattarattena bhagav±, dantamha tava s±sane.
576. “Tuva½ buddho tuva½ satth±, tuva½ m±r±bhibh³ muni;
tuva½ anusaye chetv±, tiººo t±resima½ paja½.
577. “Upadh² te samatikkant±, ±sav± te pad±lit±;
s²hosi [s²hova (ma. ni. 2.401)] anup±d±no, pah²nabhayabheravo.
578. “Bhikkhavo tisat± ime, tiµµhanti pañjal²kat±;
p±de v²ra pas±rehi, n±g± vandantu satthuno”ti.

Selasutta½ sattama½ niµµhita½.