8. Meº¹asirattherag±th±vaººan±

Anekaj±tisa½s±ranti ±yasmato meº¹asirattherassa g±th±. K± uppatti? Sopi kira purimabuddhesu kat±dhik±ro tattha tattha bhave vivaµµ³panissay±ni puññ±ni karonto ito ekanavute kappe br±hmaºakule nibbattitv± vayappatto k±me pah±ya isipabbajja½ pabbajitv± mahat± isigaºena saddhi½ himavante vasanto satth±ra½ disv± pasannam±naso isigaºena padum±ni ±har±petv± satthu pupphap³ja½ katv± s±vake appam±dapaµipattiya½ ovaditv± k±la½ katv± devaloke nibbatto apar±para½ sa½saranto imasmi½ buddhupp±de s±kete gahapatikule nibbatti, tassa meº¹asarikkhas²sat±ya meº¹asirotveva samaññ± ahosi. So bhagavati s±kete añjanavane viharante satth±ra½ upasaªkamitv± paµiladdhasaddho pabbajitv± samathavipassan±su kamma½ karonto cha¼abhiñño ahosi. Teva vutta½ apad±ne (apa. thera 1.13.97-105)–
“Himavantass±vid³re, gotamo n±ma pabbato;
n±n±rukkhehi sañchanno, mah±bh³tagaº±layo.
“Vemajjhamhi ca tass±si, assamo abhinimmito;
purakkhato sasissehi, vas±mi assame aha½.
“¾yantu me sissagaº±, paduma½ ±harantu me;
buddhap³ja½ kariss±mi, dvipadindassa t±dino.
“Evanti te paµissutv±, paduma½ ±hari½su me;
tath± nimitta½ katv±ha½, buddhassa abhiropayi½.
“Sisse tad± sam±netv±, s±dhuka½ anus±saha½;
m± kho tumhe pamajjittha, appam±do sukh±vaho.
“Eva½ samanus±sitv±, te sisse vacanakkhame;
appam±daguºe yutto, tad± k±laªkato aha½.
“Ekanavutito kappe, ya½ pupphamabhiropayi½;
duggati½ n±bhij±n±mi, buddhap³j±yida½ phala½.
“Ekapaññ±sakappamhi r±j± ±si½ jaluttamo;
sattaratanasampanno, cakkavatt² mahabbalo.
“Kiles± jh±pit± mayha½…pe… kata½ buddhassa s±sanan”ti;
so attano pubbeniv±sa½ anussaranto–
78. “anekaj±tisa½s±ra½, sandh±vissa½ anibbisa½;
tassa me dukkhaj±tassa, dukkhakkhandho aparaddho”ti.– G±tha½ abh±si.
Tattha anekaj±tisa½s±ranti anekaj±tisatasahassasaªkhya½ ida½ sa½s±ravaµµa½, addhuno adhippetatt± accantasa½yogekavacana½. Sandh±vissanti sa½sari½, apar±para½ cavanuppajjanavasena paribbhami½. Anibbisanti tassa nivattakañ±ºa½ avindanto alabhanto. Tassa meti eva½ sa½sarantassa me. Dukkhaj±tass±ti j±ti-±divasena uppannadukkhassa, tissanna½ v± dukkhat±na½ vasena dukkhasabh±vassa. Dukkhakkhandhoti kammakilesavip±kavaµµappak±ro dukkhar±si. Aparaddhoti arahattamaggappattito paµµh±ya paribbhaµµho cuto na abhinibbattissati. “Aparaµµho”ti v± p±µho, apagatasamiddhito samucchinnak±raºatt± apagatoti attho. Idameva ca therassa aññ±by±karaºa½ ahosi.

Meº¹asirattherag±th±vaººan± niµµhit±.