[187] 7. Catumaµµhaj±takavaººan±

Ucce viµabhim±ruyh±ti ida½ satth± jetavane viharanto aññatara½ mahallakabhikkhu½ ±rabbha kathesi. Ekadivasa½ kira dv²su aggas±vakesu aññamañña½ pañhapucchanavissajjanakath±ya nisinnesu eko mahallako bhikkhu tesa½ santika½ gantv± tatiyo hutv± nis²ditv± “bhante, mayampi tumhe pañha½ pucchiss±ma, tumhepi attano kaªkha½ amhe pucchath±”ti ±ha. Ther± ta½ jigucchitv± uµµh±ya pakkami½su. Ther±na½ dhamma½ sotu½ nisinnaparis± sam±gamassa bhinnak±le satthu santika½ gantv± “ki½ ak±le ±gatatth±”ti vutte ta½ k±raºa½ ±rocayi½su. Satth± “na, bhikkhave, id±neva s±riputtamoggall±n± eta½ jigucchitv± akathetv± pakkamanti, pubbepi pakkami½s³”ti vatv± at²ta½ ±hari.
At²te b±r±ºasiya½ brahmadatte rajja½ k±rente bodhisatto araññ±yatane rukkhadevat± ahosi. Atha dve ha½sapotak± cittak³µapabbat± nikkhamitv± tasmi½ rukkhe nis²ditv± gocar±ya gantv± nivattant±pi tasmi½yeva vissamitv± cittak³µa½ gacchanti. Gacchante gacchante k±le tesa½ bodhisattena saddhi½ viss±so ahosi. Gacchant± ca ±gacchant± ca aññamañña½ sammoditv± dhammakatha½ kathetv± pakkami½su. Athekadivasa½ tesu rukkhagge nis²ditv± bodhisattena saddhi½ kathentesu eko siªg±lo tassa rukkhassa heµµh± µhatv± tehi ha½sapotakehi saddhi½ mantento paµhama½ g±tham±ha–
73. “Ucce viµabhim±ruyha, mantayavho rahogat±;
n²ce oruyha mantavho, migar±j±pi sossat²”ti.
Tattha ucce viµabhim±ruyh±ti pakatiy± ca ucce imasmi½ rukkhe uccatara½ eka½ viµapa½ abhiruhitv±. Mantayavhoti mantetha kathetha. N²ce oruyh±ti otaritv± n²ce µh±ne µhatv± mantetha. Migar±j±pi sossat²ti att±na½ migar±j±na½ katv± ±ha. Ha½sapotak± jigucchitv± uµµh±ya cittak³µameva gat±.
Tesa½ gatak±le bodhisatto siªg±lassa dutiya½ g±tham±ha–
74. “Ya½ suvaººo suvaººena, devo devena mantaye;
ki½ tettha catumaµµhassa, bila½ pavisa jambuk±”ti.
Tattha suvaººoti sundaravaººo. Suvaººen±ti dutiyena ha½sapotakena. Devo deven±ti teyeva dve deve katv± katheti. Catumaµµhass±ti sar²rena j±tiy± sarena guºen±ti imehi cat³hi maµµhassa suddhass±ti akkharattho. Asuddha½yeva pana ta½ pasa½s±vacanena nindanto evam±ha, cat³hi l±makassa ki½ te ettha siªg±lass±ti ayamettha adhipp±yo. “Bila½ pavis±”ti ida½ bodhisatto bherav±rammaºa½ dassetv± ta½ pal±pento ±ha.
Satth± ima½ dhammadesana½ ±haritv± j±taka½ samodh±nesi– “tad± siªg±lo mahallako ahosi, dve ha½sapotak± s±riputtamoggall±n±, rukkhadevat± pana ahameva ahosin”ti.

Catumaµµhaj±takavaººan± sattam±.