7. Nandakattherag±th±vaººan±

Yath±pi bhaddo ±jaññoti ±yasmato nandakattherassa g±th±. K± uppatti? Ayampi purimabuddhesu kat±dhik±ro tattha tattha bhave puññ±ni karonto sikhissa bhagavato k±le paccantadese uppajjitv± viññuta½ patto vanac±riko hutv± vicaranto ekadivasa½ satthu caªkamanaµµh±na½ disv± pasannacitto v±luk± okiri. So tena puññakammena devamanussesu sa½saranto imasmi½ buddhupp±de camp±ya½ gahapatikule nibbatti, tassa nandakoti n±ma½ aka½su. Jeµµhakabh±t± panassa bharato n±ma. Tassa pubbayogo anantaravatthusmi½ ±vibhavissati. Te ubhopi viññuta½ patv± ±yasmanta½ soºa½ ko¼ivisa½ pabbajita½ sutv± “soºopi n±ma tath±sukhum±lo pabbaji, kimaªga½ pana mayan”ti pabbaji½su. Tesu bharato nacirasseva vipassana½ va¹¹hetv± cha¼abhiñño ahosi. Nandako pana kiles±na½ balavabh±vena t±va vipassana½ ussukk±petu½ n±sakkhi, vipassan±ya kamma½ karoti eva. Athassa bharatatthero ±saya½ ñatv± avassayo bhavituk±mo ta½ pacch±samaºa½ katv± vih±rato nikkhamitv± maggasam²pe nisinno vipassan±katha½ kathesi.
Tena ca samayena sakaµasatthe gacchante eko sakaµe yutto goºo cikkhallaµµh±ne sakaµa½ uddharitu½ asakkonto paripati. Tato na½ satthav±ho sakaµ± mocetv± tiºañca p±n²yañca datv± parissama½ apanetv± puna dhure yojesi. Tato goºo v³pasantaparissamo laddhabalo ta½ sakaµa½ cikkhallaµµh±nato uddharitv± thale patiµµh±pesi. Atha bharatatthero nandakassa “passasi no tva½, ±vuso nandaka, imassa kamman”ti ta½ nidassetv± tena “pass±m²”ti vutte “imamattha½ suµµhu upadh±reh²”ti ±ha. Itaro “yath±ya½ goºo v³pasantaparissamo paªkaµµh±nato bh±ra½ ubbahati, eva½ may±pi sa½s±rapaªkato att± uddharitabbo”ti tamev±rammaºa½ katv± vipassan±ya kamma½ karonto nacirasseva arahatta½ p±puºi. Tena vutta½ apad±ne (apa. thera 2.48.90-95)–
“Migaluddo pure ±si½, araññe k±nane aha½;
v±tamiga½ gavesanto, caªkama½ addasa½ aha½.
“Ucchaªgena pulina½ gayha, caªkame okiri½ aha½;
pasannacitto sumano, sugatassa sir²mato.
“Ekati½se ito kappe, pulina½ okiri½ aha½;
duggati½ n±bhij±n±mi, pulinassa ida½ phala½.
“Kiles± jh±pit± mayha½…pe… kata½ buddhassa s±sanan”ti;
arahatta½ pana patv± attano jeµµhabh±tikassa bharatattherassa santike añña½ by±karonto–
173. “yath±pi bhaddo ±jañño, khalitv± patitiµµhati;
bhiyyo laddh±na sa½vega½, ad²no vahate dhura½.
174. “Eva½ dassanasampanna½, samm±sambuddhas±vaka½;
±j±n²ya½ ma½ dh±retha, putta½ buddhassa orasan”ti.– G±th±dvaya½ abh±si.
Tattha bhiyyo laddh±na sa½vega½, ad²no vahate dhuranti “mayha½ j±tibalav²riy±na½ ananucchavikameta½ yadida½ ±gatassa bh±rassa avahanan”ti sa½vega½ labhitv± ad²no ad²nam±naso al²nacitto. “Al²no”ti v± p±µho, so eva attho. Bhiyyo punappuna½ bhiyyosomatt±ya attano dhura½ bh±ra½ vahate ubbahati. Sesa½ heµµh± ramaº²yavih±rittherassa g±th±vaººan±ya½ vuttanayameva.

Nandakattherag±th±vaººan± niµµhit±.