8. C³¼aseµµhipetavatthu

246. “Naggo kiso pabbajitosi bhante, ratti½ kuhi½ gacchasi kissa hetu;
±cikkha me ta½ api sakkuºemu, sabbena vitta½ paµip±daye tuvan”ti.
247. “B±r±ºas² nagara½ d³raghuµµha½, tatth±ha½ gahapati a¹¹hako ahu d²no;
ad±t± gedhitamano ±misasmi½, duss²lyena yamavisayamhi patto.
248. “So s³cik±ya kilamito tehi,
teneva ñ±t²su y±mi ±misakiñcikkhahetu;
ad±nas²l± na ca saddahanti,
d±naphala½ hoti paramhi loke.
249. “Dh²t± ca mayha½ lapate abhikkhaºa½, ‘dass±mi d±na½ pit³na½ pit±mah±na½’;
tamupakkhaµa½ parivisayanti br±hmaº± [br±hmaºe (s².)], ‘y±mi aha½ andhakavinda½ bhottu”n’ti.
250. Tamavoca r±j± “anubhaviy±na tampi,
eyy±si khippa½ ahamapi kassa½ p³ja½;
±cikkha me ta½ yadi atthi hetu,
saddh±yita½ hetuvaco suºom±”ti.
251. ‘Tath±’ti vatv± agam±si tattha, bhuñji½su bhatta½ na ca dakkhiº±rah±;
pacc±gami r±jagaha½ pun±para½, p±turahosi purato jan±dhipassa.
252. Disv±na peta½ punadeva ±gata½, r±j± avoca “ahamapi ki½ dad±mi;
±cikkha me ta½ yadi atthi hetu, yena tuva½ ciratara½ p²ºito siy±”ti.
253. “Buddhañca saªgha½ parivisiy±na r±ja, annena p±nena ca c²varena;
ta½ dakkhiºa½ ±disa me hit±ya, eva½ aha½ ciratara½ p²ºito siy±”ti.
254. Tato ca r±j± nipatitv± t±vade [t±vadeva (sy±.), tadeva (ka.)], d±na½ sahatth± atula½ daditv± [atulañca datv± (sy±. ka.)] saªghe;
±rocesi pakata½ [±rocay² pakati½ (s². sy±.)] tath±gatassa, tassa ca petassa dakkhiºa½ ±disittha.
255. So p³jito ativiya sobham±no, p±turahosi purato jan±dhipassa;
“yakkhohamasmi paramiddhipatto, na mayhamatthi sam± sadis± [mayhamiddhisamasadis± (s². sy±.)] m±nus±;
256. “pass±nubh±va½ aparimita½ mamayida½, tay±nudiµµha½ atula½ datv± saªghe;
santappito satata½ sad± bah³hi, y±mi aha½ sukhito manussadev±”ti.

C³¼aseµµhipetavatthu aµµhama½ niµµhita½.

Bh±ºav±ra½ paµhama½ niµµhita½.