[344] 4. Ambaj±takavaººan±

Yo n²liya½ maº¹ayat²ti ida½ satth± jetavane viharanto eka½ ambagopakatthera½ ±rabbha kathesi. So kira mahallakak±le pabbajitv± jetavanapaccante ambavane paººas±la½ k±retv± ambe rakkhanto patit±ni ambapakk±ni kh±danto vicarati, attano sambandhamanuss±nampi deti. Tasmi½ bhikkh±c±ra½ paviµµhe ambacorak± amb±ni p±tetv± kh±ditv± ca gahetv± ca gacchanti. Tasmi½ khaºe catasso seµµhidh²taro aciravatiya½ nh±yitv± vicarantiyo ta½ ambavana½ pavisi½su. Mahallako ±gantv± t± disv± “tumhehi me amb±ni kh±dit±n²”ti ±ha. “Bhante, maya½ id±neva ±gat±, na tumh±ka½ amb±ni kh±d±m±”ti. “Tena hi sapatha½ karoth±”ti? “Karoma, bhante”ti sapatha½ kari½su. Mahallako t± sapatha½ k±retv± lajj±petv± vissajjesi. Tassa ta½ kiriya½ sutv± bhikkh³ dhammasabh±ya½ katha½ samuµµh±pesu½ “±vuso, asuko kira mahallako attano vasanaka½ ambavana½ paviµµh± seµµhidh²taro sapatha½ k±retv± lajj±petv± vissajjes²”ti. Satth± ±gantv± “k±ya nuttha, bhikkhave, etarahi kath±ya sannisinn±”ti pucchitv± “im±ya n±m±”ti vutte “na, bhikkhave, id±neva, pubbepesa ambagopako hutv± catasso seµµhidh²taro sapatha½ k±retv± lajj±petv± vissajjes²”ti vatv± at²ta½ ±hari.
At²te b±r±ºasiya½ brahmadatte rajja½ k±rente bodhisatto sakkatta½ k±resi. Tad± eko k³µajaµilo b±r±ºasi½ upaniss±ya nad²t²re ambavane paººas±la½ m±petv± ambe rakkhanto patit±ni ambapakk±ni kh±danto sambandhamanuss±nampi dento n±nappak±rena micch±j²vena j²vika½ kappento vicarati. Tad± sakko devar±j± “ke nu kho loke m±t±pitaro upaµµhahanti, kule jeµµh±pacayanakamma½ karonti, d±na½ denti, s²la½ rakkhanti, uposathakamma½ karonti, ke pabbajit± samaºadhamme yuttapayutt± viharanti, ke an±c±ra½ carant²”ti loka½ volokento ima½ ambagopaka½ an±c±ra½ k³µajaµila½ disv± “aya½ k³µajaµilo kasiºaparikamm±di½ attano samaºadhamma½ pah±ya ambavana½ rakkhanto vicarati, sa½vejess±mi nan”ti tassa g±ma½ bhikkh±ya paviµµhak±le attano ±nubh±vena ambe p±tetv± corehi vilumbite viya ak±si.
Tad± b±r±ºasito catasso seµµhidh²taro ta½ ambavana½ pavisi½su. K³µajaµilo t± disv± “tumhehi me amb±ni kh±dit±n²”ti palibuddhi. “Bhante, maya½ id±neva ±gat±, na te amb±ni kh±d±m±”ti. “Tena hi sapatha½ karoth±”ti? “Katv± ca pana gantu½ labhiss±m±”ti? “¾ma, labhissath±”ti. “S±dhu, bhante”ti t±su jeµµhik± sapatha½ karont² paµhama½ g±tham±ha–
169. “Yo n²liya½ maº¹ayati, saº¹±sena vihaññati;
tassa s± vasamanvetu, y± te ambe av±har²”ti.
Tassattho– yo puriso palit±na½ k±¼avaººakaraºatth±ya n²laphal±d²ni yojetv± kata½ n²liya½ maº¹ayati, n²lakesantare ca uµµhita½ palita½ uddharanto saº¹±sena vihaññati kilamati, tassa evar³passa mahallakassa s± vasa½ anvetu, tath±r³pa½ pati½ labhatu, y± te ambe av±har²ti.
T±paso “tva½ ekamanta½ tiµµh±h²”ti vatv± dutiya½ seµµhidh²tara½ sapatha½ k±resi. S± sapatha½ karont² dutiya½ g±tham±ha–
170. “V²sa½ v± pañcav²sa½ v±, ³nati½sa½va j±tiy±;
t±dis± pati m± laddh±, y± te ambe av±har²”ti.
Tassattho– n±riyo n±ma pannarasaso¼asavassikak±le puris±na½ piy± honti. Y± pana tava amb±ni av±hari, s± evar³pe yobbane pati½ alabhitv± j±tiy± v²sa½ v± pañcav²sa½ v± ekena dv²hi ³nat±ya ³nati½sa½ v± vass±ni patv± t±dis± paripakkavay± hutv±pi pati½ m± laddh±ti.
T±yapi sapatha½ katv± ekamanta½ µhit±ya tatiy± tatiya½ g±tham±ha–
171. “D²gha½ gacchatu addh±na½, ekik± abhis±rik±;
saªkete pati m± adda, y± te ambe av±har²”ti.
Tassattho– y± te ambe av±hari, s± pati½ patthayam±n± tassa santika½ abhisaraºat±ya abhis±rik± n±ma hutv± ekik± adutiy± g±vutadvig±vutamatta½ d²gha½ addh±na½ gacchatu, gantv±pi ca tasmi½ asukaµµh±na½ n±ma ±gaccheyy±s²ti kate saªkete ta½ pati½ m± addas±ti.
T±yapi sapatha½ katv± ekamanta½ µhit±ya catutth± catuttha½ g±tham±ha–
172. “Alaªkat± suvasan±, m±lin² candanussad±;
ekik± sayane setu, y± te ambe av±har²”ti.– S± utt±natth±yeva.
T±paso “tumhehi atibh±riy± sapath± kat±, aññehi amb±ni kh±dit±ni bhavissanti, gacchatha d±ni tumhe”ti t± uyyojesi. Sakko bheravar³p±rammaºa½ dassetv± k³µat±pasa½ tato pal±pesi.
Satth± ima½ dhammadesana½ ±haritv± j±taka½ samodh±nesi– “tad± k³µajaµilo aya½ ambagopako mahallako ahosi, catasso seµµhidh²taro et±yeva, sakko pana ahameva ahosin”ti.

Ambaj±takavaººan± catutth±.