[296] 6. Samuddaj±takavaººan±

Ko n±yanti ida½ satth± jetavane viharanto upanandatthera½ ±rabbha kathesi. So hi mahagghaso mah±taºho ahosi, sakaµap³rehi paccayehipi santappetu½ na sakk±. Vass³pan±yikak±le dv²su t²su vih±resu vassa½ upagantv± ekasmi½ up±hane µhapeti, ekasmi½ kattarayaµµhi½, ekasmi½ udakatumba½. Ekasmi½ saya½ vasati, janapadavih±ra½ gantv± paº²taparikkh±re bhikkh³ disv± ariyava½sakatha½ kathetv± tesa½ pa½suk³l±ni g±h±petv± tesa½ c²var±ni gaºh±ti, mattik±patte g±h±petv± man±paman±pe patte th±lak±ni ca gahetv± y±naka½ p³retv± jetavana½ ±gacchati. Athekadivasa½ bhikkh³ dhammasabh±ya½ katha½ samuµµh±pesu½– “±vuso, upanando sakyaputto mahagghaso mahiccho aññesa½ paµipatti½ kathetv± samaºaparikkh±rena y±naka½ p³retv± ±gacchat²”ti. Satth± ±gantv± “k±ya nuttha, bhikkhave, etarahi kath±ya sannisinn±”ti pucchitv± “im±ya n±m±”ti vutte “ayutta½, bhikkhave, upanandena kata½ paresa½ ariyava½sakatha½ kathentena, paµhamatarañhi attan± appicchena hutv± pacch± paresa½ ariyava½sa½ kathetu½ vaµµat²”ti.
“Att±nameva paµhama½, patir³pe nivesaye;
athaññamanus±seyya, na kilisseyya paº¹ito”ti. (Dha. pa. 158)–

Ima½ dhammapade g±tha½ desetv± upananda½ garahitv± “na, bhikkhave, id±neva upanando mahiccho, pubbe mah±samuddepi udaka½ rakkhitabba½ maññ²”ti vatv± at²ta½ ±hari.

At²te b±r±ºasiya½ brahmadatte rajja½ k±rente bodhisatto samuddadevat± hutv± nibbatti. Atheko k±ko samuddassa uparibh±ge vicaranto “samudde udaka½ pam±ºena pivatha, rakkhant± pivath±”ti macchasaªghasakuºasaªghe v±rento v±rento carati. Ta½ disv± samuddadevat± paµhama½ g±tham±ha–
136. “Ko n±ya½ loºatoyasmi½, samant± paridh±vati;
macche makare ca v±reti, ³m²su ca vihaññat²”ti.

Tattha ko n±yanti ko nu aya½.

Ta½ sutv± samuddak±ko dutiya½ g±tham±ha–
137. “Anantap±y² sakuºo, atittoti dis±suto;
samudda½ p±tumicch±mi, s±gara½ sarita½patin”ti.
Tassattho– aha½ anantas±gara½ p±tumicch±mi, tenamhi anantap±y² n±ma sakuºo mahatiy±pi ap³raºiy± taºh±ya samann±gatatt± atittotipi aha½ dis±su suto vissuto p±kaµo, sv±ha½ ima½ sakalasamudda½ sundar±na½ ratan±na½ ±karatt± s±garena v± khatatt± s±gara½ sarit±na½ patibh±vena sarita½pati½ p±tumicch±m²ti.
Ta½ sutv± samuddadevat± tatiya½ g±tham±ha–
138. “So aya½ h±yati ceva, p³rate ca mahodadhi;
n±ssa n±yati p²tanto, apeyyo kira s±garo”ti.
Tattha so aya½ h±yati cev±ti udakassa osakkanavel±ya h±yati, nikkhamanavel±ya p³rati. N±ssa n±yat²ti assa mah±samuddassa sacepi na½ sakalaloko piveyya, tath±pi “ito ettaka½ n±ma udaka½ p²tan”ti pariyanto na paññ±yati. Apeyyo kir±ti eso kira s±garo na sakk± kenaci udaka½ khepetv± p±tunti.
Evañca pana vatv± s± bheravar³p±rammaºa½ dassetv± samuddak±ka½ pal±pesi.
Satth± ima½ dhammadesana½ ±haritv± j±taka½ samodh±nesi– “tad± samuddak±ko upanando ahosi, devat± pana ahameva ahosin”ti.

Samuddaj±takavaººan± chaµµh±.