67. “Kad±ssu l±kh±rasarattasucchav², bindutthan² puº¹ar²kattacaªg²;
mukha½ mukhena upan±mayissati, soº¹ova soº¹assa sur±ya th±la½.
68. “Yad±ddasa½ ta½ tiµµhanti½, sabbabhadda½ manorama½;
tato sakassa cittassa, n±vabodh±mi kañcina½.
69. “Umm±dantimaha½ daµµh±, ±muttamaºikuº¹ala½;
na sup±mi div±ratti½, sahassa½va par±jito.
70. “Sakko ce me vara½ dajj±, so ca labbhetha me varo;
ekaratta½ diratta½ v±, bhaveyya½ abhip±rako;
umm±danty± ramitv±na, sivir±j± tato siyan”ti.
Tattha puººam±seti puººacand±ya rattiy±. Migamandalocan±ti kaº¹asant±sena pal±yitv± vanantare µhatv± ludda½ olokentiy± migiy± viya mand±ni locan±ni ass±ti migamandalocan±. Up±vis²ti padumavaººena karatalena pupph±ni khipitv± ma½ olokent² v±tap±ne nis²di. Puº¹ar²kattacaªg²ti rattapadumavaººasar²r±. Dve puººam±yoti aha½ tadahu tasmi½ chaºadivase ta½ p±r±vatap±dasam±navaººarattavatthanivattha½ disv± tass± mukhasobha½ olokento ekassa p±c²nalokadh±tuto ekassa abhip±rakassa sen±patino nivesaneti dvinna½ puººacand±na½ uggatatt± dve puººam±yo amaññi½. A¼±rapamheh²ti vis±lapakhumehi. Subheh²ti parisuddhehi. Vaggubh²ti madhur±k±rehi. Udikkhat²ti evar³pehi nettehi yasmi½ khaºe oloketi. Pabbateti yath± himavantapabbate supupphitavane v²ºa½ ±d±ya tantissarena attano sara½ sa½sandant² kimpuris² kimpurisassa mana½ harati, eva½ harateva me manoti vippalapati.
Brahat²ti u¼±r±. S±m±ti suvaººavaººas±m±. Ekaccavasan±ti ekaccikavasan±, ekavatthanivatth±ti attho. Bhant±vudikkhat²ti saºhakes± puthunal±µ± ±yatabham³ vis±lakkh² tuªgan±s± rattoµµh± setadant± tikhiºad±µh± suvaµµitag²v± sutanub±hu susaºµhitapayodhar± karamitamajjh± vis±lasoº² suvaººakadalisam±noru s± uttamitth² tasmi½ khaºe ma½ udikkhant² bhayena vana½ pavisitv± puna nivattitv± ludda½ udikkhant² bhant± mig²va ma½ udikkhat²ti vadati. B±h±mud³ti mudub±h±. Sannatadh²rakuttiy±ti suphusitachekakaraº±. Upaññissati manti s± subh± n±r² kad± nu ma½ tehi tambanakhehi s²sato paµµh±ya sannatena dh²rena karaºena paritosessat²ti patthento vilapati.
Kañcanaj±luracchad±ti kañcanamaya-uracchad±laªk±r±. Vilaggamajjh±ti vilaggasar²r± tanumajjhim±. Brah±vaneti mah±vane. L±kh±rasarattasucchav²ti hatthap±datala-agganakha-oµµhama½sesu l±kh±rasarattamaºipav±lavaºº±. Bindutthan²ti udakapupphu¼aparimaº¹alatthan². Tatoti yad± ta½ tiµµhanti½ addasa½, tato paµµh±ya. Sakassa cittass±ti attano cittassa anissaro j±tomh²ti adhipp±yo. Kañcinanti kañci “aya½ asuko n±m±”ti na j±n±mi, ummattako j±tomh²ti vadati. Daµµh±ti disv±. Na sup±m²ti neva ratti½, na div± nidda½ labh±mi. So ca labbheth±ti ya½ me sakko vara½ dadeyya, so ca me varo labbhetha, labheyy±ha½ ta½ varanti attho.
Atha te amacc± abhip±rakassapi ±rocayi½su– “s±mi r±j±, nagara½ padakkhiºa½ karonto tumh±ka½ gharadv±ra½ patv± nivattitv± p±s±da½ abhiruh²”ti. So attano geha½ gantv± umm±danti½ ±mantetv± “bhadde, kacci rañño att±na½ dasses²”ti pucchi. “S±mi, eko mahodaro mah±d±µhiko rathe µhatv± ±gato puriso atthi, aha½ ta½ r±j± v± ar±j± v±ti na j±n±mi, eko issaroti pana vutte v±tap±ne µhatv± pupph±ni khipi½, so t±vadeva nivattitv± gato”ti. So ta½ sutv± “n±sitomhi tay±”ti punadivase p±tova r±janivesana½ ±ruyha sirigabbhadv±re µhatv± rañño umm±danti½ niss±ya vippal±pa½ sutv± “aya½ umm±dantiy± paµibaddhacitto j±to, ta½ alabhanto marissati, rañño ca mama ca aguºa½ mocetv± imassa may± j²vita½ d±tu½ vaµµat²”ti attano nivesana½ gantv± eka½ da¼hamanta½ upaµµh±ka½ pakkos±petv±, “t±ta, asukaµµh±ne susiracetiyarukkho atthi, tva½ kañci aj±n±petv± atthaªgate s³riye tattha gantv± antorukkhe nis²da, aha½ tattha balikamma½ karonto ta½ µh±na½ patv± devat± namassanto, ‘s±mi devar±ja, amh±ka½ r±j± nagaramhi chaºe vattam±ne ak²¼itv± sirigabbha½ pavisitv± vippalapantova nipanno, maya½ tattha k±raºa½ na j±n±ma, r±j± devat±na½ bah³pak±ro, anusa½vacchara½ sahassa½ vissajjetv± balikamma½ karoti, ida½ n±ma niss±ya r±j± vippalapat²ti ±cikkhatha, rañño no j²vitad±na½ deth±’ti y±ciss±mi, tva½ tasmi½ khaºe sadda½ parivattitv±, ‘sen±pati, tumh±ka½ rañño by±dhi n±ma natthi, so pana tava bhariy±ya umm±dantiy± paµibaddhacitto. Sace na½ labhissati, j²vissati, no ce, marissati. Sace tassa j²vita½ icchasi, umm±dantimassa deh²’ti vadeyy±s²”ti eva½ ta½ uggaºh±petv± uyyojesi.
So gantv± tasmi½ rukkhe nis²ditv± punadivase sen±patin± amaccagaºaparivutena ta½ µh±na½ gantv± y±cito tath± abh±si. Sen±pati “s±dh³”ti vatv± devata½ vanditv± amacce j±n±petv± nagara½ pavisitv± r±janivesana½ ±ruyha sirigabbhadv±ra½ ±koµesi. R±j± sati½ upaµµhapetv± “ko eso”ti pucchi. Aha½, deva, abhip±rakoti. Athassa r±j± dv±ra½ vivari. So pavisitv± r±j±na½ vanditv± g±tham±ha–
71. “Bh³t±ni me bh³tapat² namassato, ±gamma yakkho idametadabravi;
rañño mano ummadanty± niviµµho, dad±mi te ta½ paric±rayass³”ti.
Tattha namassatoti tumh±ka½ vippal±pak±raºaj±nanattha½ balikamma½ katv± namassantassa. Tanti aha½ ta½ umm±danti½ tumh±ka½ paric±rika½ katv± dad±m²ti.
Atha na½ r±j±, “samma abhip±raka, mama umm±dantiy± paµibaddhacittat±ya vippalapitabh±va½ yakkh±pi j±nant²”ti pucchi. ¾ma, dev±ti. So “sabbalokena kira me l±makabh±vo ñ±to”ti lajjidhamme patiµµh±ya anantara½ g±tham±ha–
72. “Puññ± ca dha½se amaro na camhi, jano ca me p±pamidañca jaññ±;
bhuso ca tyassa manaso vigh±to, datv± piya½ ummadanti½ adaµµh±”ti.
Tattha dha½seti, samma abhip±raka, aha½ t±ya saddhi½ kilesavasena paric±rento puññato ca dha½seyya½, t±ya saddhi½ paric±ritamattena amaro ca na homi, mah±jano ca me ima½ l±makabh±va½ j±neyya, tato “ayutta½ raññ± katan”ti garaheyya, tañca mama datv± pacch± piyabhariya½ adaµµh± tava manaso vigh±to cass±ti attho.
Ses± ubhinnampi vacanapaµivacanag±th± honti–
73. “Janinda n±ññatra tay± may± v±, sabb±pi kammassa katassa jaññ±;
ya½ te may± ummadant² padinn±, bhusehi r±j± vanatha½ saj±hi.
74. “Yo p±paka½ kammakara½ manusso, so maññati m±yida maññi½su aññe;
passanti bh³t±ni karontameta½, yutt± ca ye honti nar± pathaby±.
75. “Añño nu te koci naro pathaby±, saddheyya lokasmi na me piy±ti;
bhuso ca tyassa manuso vigh±to, datv± piya½ ummadanti½ adaµµh±.
76. “Addh± piy± mayha janinda es±, na s± mama½ appiy± bh³mip±la;
gaccheva tva½ ummadanti½ bhadante, s²hova selassa guha½ upeti;
77. “na p²¼it± attadukhena dh²r±, sukhapphala½ kamma pariccajanti;
sammohit± v±pi sukhena matt±, na p±pakammañca sam±caranti.
78. “Tuvañhi m±t± ca pit± ca mayha½, bhatt± pat² posako devat± ca;
d±so aha½ tuyha saputtad±ro, yath±sukha½ s±mi karohi k±ma½.
79. “Yo ‘issaromh²’ti karoti p±pa½, katv± ca so nuttasate paresa½;
na tena so j²vati d²gham±yu, dev±pi p±pena samekkhare na½.
80. “Aññ±taka½ s±mikeh² padinna½, dhamme µhit± ye paµicchanti d±na½;
paµicchak± d±yak± c±pi tattha, sukhapphalaññeva karonti kamma½.
81. “Añño nu te koci naro pathaby±, saddheyya lokasmi na me piy±ti;
bhuso ca tyassa manaso vigh±to, datv± piya½ ummadanti½ adaµµh±.
82. “Addh± piy± mayha janinda es±, na s± mama½ appiy± bh³mip±la;
ya½ te may± ummadant² padinn±, bhusehi r±j± vanatha½ saj±hi.
83. “Yo attadukkhena parassa dukkha½, sukhena v± attasukha½ dah±ti;
yathevida½ mayha tath± paresa½, yo eva½ j±n±ti sa vedi dhamma½.
84. “Añño nu te koci naro pathaby±, saddheyya lokasmi na me piy±ti;
bhuso ca tyassa manaso vigh±to, datv± piya½ ummadanti½ adaµµh±.
85. “Janinda j±n±si piy± mames±, na s± mama½ appiy± bh³mip±la;
piyena te dammi piya½ janinda, piyad±yino deva piya½ labhanti.
86. “So n³n±ha½ vadhiss±mi, att±na½ k±mahetuka½;
na hi dhamma½ adhammena, aha½ vadhitumussahe.
87. “Sace tuva½ mayha sati½ janinda, na k±may±si narav²ra seµµha;
caj±mi na½ sabbajanassa siby±, may± pamutta½ tato avhayesi na½.
88. “Ad³siya½ ce abhip±raka tva½, caj±si katte ahit±ya tyassa;
mah± ca te upav±dopi assa, na c±pi tyassa nagaramhi pakkho.
89. “Aha½ sahissa½ upav±dameta½, ninda½ pasa½sa½ garahañca sabba½;
mametam±gacchatu bh³mip±la, yath±sukha½ sivi karohi k±ma½.
90. “Yo neva ninda½ na panappasa½sa½, ±diyati garaha½ nopi p³ja½;
sir² ca lakkh² ca apeti tamh±, ±po suvuµµh²va yath± thalamh±.
91. “Ya½ kiñci dukkhañca sukhañca etto, dhamm±tis±rañca manovigh±ta½;
uras± aha½ paccuttariss±mi sabba½, pathav² yath± th±var±na½ tas±na½.
92. “Dhamm±tis±rañca manovigh±ta½, dukkhañca nicch±mi aha½ paresa½;
ekovima½ h±rayiss±mi bh±ra½, dhamme µhito kiñci ah±payanto.
93. “Sagg³paga½ puññakamma½ janinda, m± me tuva½ antar±ya½ ak±si;
dad±mi te ummadanti½ pasanno, r±j±va yaññe dhana½ br±hmaº±na½.
94. “Addh± tuva½ katte hitesi mayha½, sakh± mama½ ummadant² tuvañca;
nindeyyu dev± pitaro ca sabbe, p±pañca passa½ abhisampar±ya½.
95. “Na hetadhamma½ sivir±ja vajju½, sanegam± j±napad± ca sabbe;
ya½ te may± ummadant² padinn±, bhusehi r±j± vanatha½ saj±hi.
96. “Addh± tuva½ katte hitesi mayha½, sakh± mama½ ummadant² tuvañca;
satañca dhamm±ni sukittit±ni, samuddavel±va duraccay±ni.
97. “¾huneyyo mesi hit±nukamp², dh±t± vidh±t± casi k±map±lo;
tay² hut± r±ja mahapphal± hi, k±mena me ummadanti½ paµiccha.