[212] 2. Ucchiµµhabhattaj±takavaººan±

Añño uparimo vaººoti ida½ satth± jetavane viharanto pur±ºadutiyik±palobhana½ ±rabbha kathesi. So hi bhikkhu satth±r± “sacca½ kira, tva½ bhikkhu, ukkaºµhitos²”ti puµµho “saccan”ti vatv± “ko ta½ ukkaºµh±pes²”ti vutte “pur±ºadutiyik±”ti ±ha. Atha na½ satth± “bhikkhu aya½ te itth² anatthak±rik±, pubbepi attano j±rassa ucchiµµhaka½ bhojes²”ti vatv± at²ta½ ±hari.
At²te b±r±ºasiya½ brahmadatte rajja½ k±rente bodhisatto ekasmi½ µh±ne bhikkha½ caritv± j²vikakappake kapaºe naµakakule nibbattitv± vayappatto duggato dur³pako hutv± bhikkha½ caritv± j²vika½ kappesi. Tad± k±siraµµhe ekasmi½ g±make ekassa br±hmaºassa br±hmaº² duss²l± p±padhamm± atic±ra½ carati. Athekadivasa½ br±hmaºe kenacideva karaº²yena bahi gate tass± j±ro ta½ khaºa½ oloketv± ta½ geha½ p±visi. S± tena saddhi½ aticaritv± “muhutta½ accha, bhuñjitv±va gamissas²”ti bhatta½ samp±detv± s³pabyañjanasampanna½ uºhabhatta½ va¹¹hetv± “tva½ bhuñj±”ti tassa datv± saya½ br±hmaºassa ±gamana½ olokayam±n± dv±re aµµh±si. Bodhisatto br±hmaºiy± j±rassa bhuñjanaµµh±ne piº¹a½ pacc±s²santo aµµh±si.
Tasmi½ khaºe br±hmaºo geh±bhimukho ±gacchati. Br±hmaº² ta½ ±gacchanta½ disv± vegena pavisitv± “uµµhehi, br±hmaºo ±gacchat²”ti j±ra½ koµµhe ot±retv± br±hmaºassa pavisitv± nisinnak±le phalaka½ upanetv± hatthadhovana½ datv± itarena bhutt±vasiµµhassa s²tabhattassa upari uºhabhatta½ va¹¹hetv± br±hmaºassa ad±si. So bhatte hattha½ ot±retv± upari uºha½ heµµh± ca bhatta½ s²tala½ disv± cintesi– “imin± aññassa bhutt±dhikena ucchiµµhabhattena bhavitabban”ti. So br±hmaºi½ pucchanto paµhama½ g±tham±ha–
123. “Añño uparimo vaººo, añño vaººo ca heµµhimo;
br±hmaº² tveva pucch±mi, ki½ heµµh± kiñca uppar²”ti.
Tattha vaººoti ±k±ro. Ayañhi uparimassa uºhabh±va½ heµµhimassa ca s²tabh±va½ pucchanto evam±ha. Ki½ heµµh± kiñca uppar²ti vu¹¹hitabhattena n±ma upari s²talena, heµµh± uºhena bhavitabba½, idañca pana na t±disa½, tena ta½ pucch±mi– “kena k±raºena upari bhatta½ uºha½, heµµhima½ s²talan”ti.
Br±hmaº² attan± katakammassa utt±nabh±vabhayena br±hmaºe punappuna½ kathentepi tuºh²yeva ahosi. Tasmi½ khaºe naµaputtassa etadahosi– “koµµhe nis²d±pitap±papurisena j±rena bhavitabba½, imin± gehass±mikena, br±hmaº² pana attan± katakammassa p±kaµabh±vabhayena kiñci na katheti, hand±ha½ imiss± katakamma½ pak±setv± j±rassa koµµhake nis²d±pitabh±va½ br±hmaºassa kathem²”ti. So br±hmaºassa geh± nikkhantak±lato paµµh±ya itarassa gehapavesana½ aticaraºa½ aggabhattabhuñjana½ br±hmaºiy± dv±re µhatv± magga½ olokana½ itarassa koµµhe ot±ritabh±vanti sabba½ ta½ pavatti½ ±cikkhitv± dutiya½ g±tham±ha–
124. “Aha½ naµosmi bhaddante, bhikkhakosmi idh±gato;
ayañhi koµµhamotiººo, aya½ so ya½ gavesas²”ti.
Tattha aha½ naµosmi, bhaddanteti, s±mi, aha½ naµaj±tiko. Bhikkhakosmi idh±gatoti sv±ha½ ima½ µh±na½ bhikkhako bhikkha½ pariyesam±no ±gatosmi. Ayañhi koµµhamotiººoti aya½ pana etiss± j±ro ima½ bhatta½ bhuñjanto tava bhayena koµµha½ otiººo. Aya½ so ya½ gavesas²ti ya½ tva½ kassa nu kho imin± ucchiµµhakena bhavitabbanti gavesasi, aya½ so. C³¼±ya na½ gahetv± koµµh± n²haritv± yath± na punevar³pa½ p±pa½ karoti, tath± assa sati½ janeh²ti vatv± pakk±mi. Br±hmaºo ubhopi te yath± na½ na punevar³pa½ p±pa½ karonti, tajjanapothanehi tath± sikkh±petv± yath±kamma½ gato.
Satth± ima½ dhammadesana½ ±haritv± sacc±ni pak±setv± j±taka½ samodh±nesi, saccapariyos±ne ukkaºµhito bhikkhu sot±pattiphale patiµµhahi. “Tad± br±hmaº² pur±ºadutiyik± ahosi, br±hmaºo ukkaºµhito bhikkhu, naµaputto pana ahameva ahosin”ti.

Ucchiµµhabhattaj±takavaººan± dutiy±.