87. “Accheraka½ ma½ paµibh±ti, ekakampi rahogata½;
edisa½ bhuñjam±n±na½, kena vaººo pas²dat²”ti.
Tattha ekakanti t±ta, ta½ ekakampi rahogata½ imin± bhojanena y±penta½ disv± mama acchariya½ hutv± upaµµh±ti. Edisanti evar³pa½ aloºaka½ atakka½ nidh³pana½ randha½ patta½ bhuñjant±na½ kena k±raºena vaººo pas²dat²ti na½ pucchi.
Athassa so ±cikkhanto ±ha–
88. “Eko r±ja nipajj±mi, niyate paººasanthare;
t±ya me ekaseyy±ya, r±ja vaººo pas²dati.
89. “Na ca netti½sabandh± me, r±jarakkh± upaµµhit±;
t±ya me sukhaseyy±ya, r±javaººo pas²dati.
90. “At²ta½ n±nusoc±mi, nappajapp±min±gata½;
paccuppannena y±pemi, tena vaººo pas²dati;
91. “an±gatappajapp±ya, at²tass±nusocan±;
etena b±l± sussanti, na¼ova harito luto”ti.
Tattha netti½sabandh±ti khaggabandh±. R±jarakkh±ti r±j±na½ rakkhit±. Nappajapp±m²ti na patthemi. Haritoti haritavaººo. Lutoti luñcitv± ±tape khittana¼o viya.
Atha r±j± “idheva na½ abhisiñcitv± ±d±ya gamiss±m²”ti cintetv± rajjena nimantento ±ha–
92. “Hatth±n²ka½ rath±n²ka½, asse patt² ca vammino;
nivesan±ni ramm±ni, aha½ putta dad±mi te.
93. “Itth±g±rampi te dammi, sabb±laªk±rabh³sita½;
t± putta paµipajjassu, tva½ no r±j± bhavissasi.
94. “Kusal± naccag²tassa, sikkhit± c±turitthiyo;
k±me ta½ ramayissanti, ki½ araññe karissasi.
95. “Paµir±j³hi te kaññ±, ±nayissa½ alaªkat±;
t±su putte janetv±na, atha pacch± pabbajissasi.
96. “Yuv± ca daharo c±si, paµhamuppattiko susu;
rajja½ k±rehi bhaddante, ki½ araññe karissas²”ti.
Tattha hatth±n²kanti dasahatthito paµµh±ya hatth±n²ka½ n±ma, tath± rath±n²ka½. Vamminoti vammabaddhas³rayodhe. Kusal±ti chek±. Sikkhit±ti aññesupi itthikiccesu sikkhit±. C±turitthiyoti catur± vil±s± itthiyo, atha v± catur± n±gar± itthiyo, atha v± catur± n±ma n±µakitthiyo. Paµir±j³hi te kaññ±ti aññehi r±j³hi tava r±jakaññ±yo ±nayiss±mi. Yuv±ti yobbanappatto. Daharoti taruºo. Paµhamuppattikoti paµhamavayena uppattito samuggato. Sus³ti atitaruºo.
Ito paµµh±ya bodhisattassa dhammakath± hoti–
97. “Yuv± care brahmacariya½, brahmac±r² yuv± siy±;
daharassa hi pabbajj±, eta½ is²hi vaººita½.
98. “Yuv± care brahmacariya½, brahmac±r² yuv± siy±;
brahmacariya½ cariss±mi, n±ha½ rajjena matthiko.
99. “Pass±mi voha½ dahara½, amma t±ta vadantara½;
kicch±laddha½ piya½ putta½, appatv±va jara½ mata½.
100. “Pass±mi voha½ dahari½, kum±ri½ c±rudassani½;
navava½saka¼²ra½va, palugga½ j²vitakkhaya½.
101. “Dahar±pi hi m²yanti, nar± ca atha n±riyo;
tattha ko vissase poso, ‘daharomh²’ti j²vite.
102. “Yassa raty± vivas±ne, ±yu appatara½ siy±;
appodakeva macch±na½, ki½ nu kom±raka½ tahi½.
103. “Niccamabbh±hato loko, niccañca pariv±rito;
amogh±su vajant²su, ki½ ma½ rajjebhisiñcas²”ti.
K±sir±j± ±ha–
104. “Kena mabbh±hato loko, kena ca pariv±rito;
k±yo amogh± gacchanti, ta½ me akkh±hi pucchito”ti.
Bodhisatto ±ha–
105. “Maccun±bbh±hato loko, jar±ya pariv±rito;
ratyo amogh± gacchanti, eva½ j±n±hi khattiya.
106. “Yath±pi tante vitate, ya½ yadev³pav²yati;
appaka½ hoti vetabba½, eva½ macc±na j²vita½.
107. “Yath± v±rivaho p³ro, gaccha½ nupanivattati;
evam±yu manuss±na½, gaccha½ nupanivattati.
108. “Yath± v±rivaho p³ro, vahe rukkhepak³laje;
eva½ jar±maraºena, vuyhante sabbap±ºino”ti.
Tattha brahmac±r² yuv± siy±ti brahmacariya½ caranto yuv± bhaveyya. Is²hi vaººitanti buddh±d²hi is²hi thomita½ pasattha½. N±ha½ rajjena matthikoti aha½ rajjena atthiko na homi. Amma t±ta vadantaranti “amma, t±t±”ti vadanta½. Palugganti maccun± luñcitv± gahita½. Yassa raty± vivas±neti mah±r±ja, yassa m±tukucchimhi paµisandhiggahaºak±lato paµµh±ya rattidiv±tikkamena appatara½ ±yu hoti. Kom±raka½ tahinti tasmi½ vaye taruºabh±vo ki½ karissati.
Kena mabbh±hatoti kena abbh±hato. Ida½ r±j± sa½khittena bh±sitassa attha½ aj±nantova pucchati. Ratyoti rattiyo. T± hi imesa½ satt±na½ ±yuñca vaººañca balañca khepentiyo eva gacchant²ti amogh± gacchanti n±m±ti veditabba½ Ya½ yadev³pav²yat²ti ya½ ya½ tanta½ upav²yati. Vetabbanti tantasmi½ v²te sesa½ vetabba½ yath± appaka½ hoti, eva½ satt±na½ j²vita½. Nupanivattat²ti tasmi½ tasmi½ khaºe gata½ gatameva hoti, na upanivattati. Vahe rukkhepak³lajeti upak³laje rukkhe vaheyya.
R±j± mah±sattassa dhammakatha½ sutv± “ki½ me ghar±v±sen±”ti ativiya ukkaºµhito pabbajituk±mo hutv± “n±ha½ t±va puna nagara½ gamiss±mi, idheva pabbajiss±mi. Sace pana me putto nagara½ gaccheyya, setacchattamassa dadeyyan”ti cintetv± ta½ v²ma½situ½ puna rajjena nimantento ±ha–
109. “Hatth±n²ka½ rath±n²ka½, asse patt² ca vammino;
nivesan±ni ramm±ni, aha½ putta dad±mi te.
110. “Itth±g±rampi te dammi, sabb±laªk±rabh³sita½;
t± putta paµipajjassu, tva½ no r±j± bhavissasi.
111. “Kusal± naccag²tassa, sikkhit± c±turitthiyo;
k±me ta½ ramayissanti, ki½ araññe karissasi.
112. “Paµir±j³hi te kaññ±, ±nayissa½ alaªkat±;
t±su putte janetv±na, atha pacch± pabbajissasi.
113. “Yuv± ca daharo c±si, paµhamuppattiko susu;
rajja½ k±rehi bhaddante, ki½ araññe karissasi.
114. “Koµµh±g±rañca kosañca, v±han±ni bal±ni ca;
nivesan±ni ramm±ni, aha½ putta dad±mi te.
115. “Gomaº¹alapariby³¼ho, d±sisaªghapurakkhato;
rajja½ k±rehi bhaddante, ki½ araññe karissas²”ti.
Tattha gomaº¹alapariby³¼hoti subhaªg²na½ r±jakaññ±na½ maº¹alena purakkhato.
Atha mah±satto rajjena anatthikabh±va½ pak±sento ±ha–
116. “Ki½ dhanena ya½ kh²yetha, ki½ bhariy±ya marissati;
ki½ yobbanena jiººena, ya½ jar±y±bhibhuyyati.
117. “Tattha k± nandi k± khi¹¹±, k± rat² k± dhanesan±;
ki½ me puttehi d±rehi, r±ja muttosmi bandhan±.
118. “Yoha½ eva½ paj±n±mi, maccu me nappamajjati;
antaken±dhipannassa, k± rat² k± dhanesan±.
119. “Phal±namiva pakk±na½, nicca½ patanato bhaya½;
eva½ j±t±na macc±na½, nicca½ maraºato bhaya½.
120. “S±yameke na dissanti, p±to diµµh± bah³ jan±;
p±to ete na dissanti, s±ya½ diµµh± bah³ jan±.
121. “Ajjeva kicca½ ±tapa½, ko jaññ± maraºa½ suve;
na hi no saªgara½ tena, mah±senena maccun±.
122. “Cor± dhanassa patthenti, r±ja muttosmi bandhan±;
ehi r±ja nivattassu, n±ha½ rajjena matthiko”ti.
Tattha ya½ kh²yeth±ti mah±r±ja, ki½ tva½ ma½ dhanena nimantesi, ya½ kh²yetha khaya½ gaccheyya. Dhana½ v± hi purisa½ cajati, puriso v± ta½ dhana½ cajitv± gacchat²ti sabbath±pi khayag±m²yeva hoti, ki½ tva½ ma½ tena dhanena nimantesi. Ki½ bhariy±y±ti bhariy±ya ki½ kariss±mi, y± mayi µhiteyeva marissati. Jiººen±ti jar±ya anuparitena anubh³tena. Abhibhuyyat²ti abhibhaviyyati. Tatth±ti tasmi½ eva½ jar±maraºadhamme lokasanniv±se. K± nand²ti k± n±ma tuµµhi. Khi¹¹±ti k²¼±. Rat²ti pañcak±maguºarati. Bandhan±ti k±mabandhan± mutto asmi, mah±r±j±ti jh±nena vikkhambhitatt± evam±ha. Maccu meti mama maccu nappamajjati, nicca½ mama vadh±ya appamatoyev±ti. Yo aha½ eva½ paj±n±mi, tassa mama antakena adhipannassa vadhitassa k± n±ma rati, k± dhanesan±ti. Niccanti j±tak±lato paµµh±ya sad± jar±maraºato bhayameva uppajjati.
¾tapanti kusalakammav²riya½. Kiccanti kattabba½. Ko jaññ± maraºa½ suveti suve v± parasuve v± maraºa½ v± j²vita½ v± ko j±neyya. Saªgaranti saªketa½. Mah±senen±ti pañcav²satibhayab±tti½sakammakaraºachannavutirogappamukh±divasena puthusenena. Cor± dhanass±ti dhanatth±ya j²vita½ cajant± cor± dhanassa patthenti n±ma, aha½ pana dhanapatthan±saªkh±t± bandhan± mutto asmi, na me dhanenatthoti attho. Nivattass³ti mama vacanena samm± nivattassu, rajja½ pah±ya nekkhamma½ paµisaraºa½ katv± pabbajassu. Ya½ pana cintesi “ima½ rajje patiµµh±pess±m²”ti, ta½ m± cintayi, n±ha½ rajjena atthikoti. Iti mah±sattassa dhammadesan± sah±nusandhin± matthaka½ patt±.
Ta½ sutv± r±j±nañca cand±deviñca ±di½ katv± so¼asasahass± orodh± ca amacc±dayo ca sabbe pabbajituk±m± ahesu½. R±j±pi nagare bheri½ car±pesi “ye mama puttassa santike pabbajitu½ icchanti, te pabbajant³”ti Sabbesañca suvaººakoµµh±g±r±d²na½ dv±r±ni vivar±petv± “asukaµµh±ne ca mah±nidhikumbhiyo atthi, atthik± gaºhant³”ti suvaººapaµµe akkhar±ni likh±petv± mah±thambhe bandh±pesi. Te n±gar± yath±pas±rite ±paºe ca vivaµadv±r±ni geh±ni ca pah±ya nagarato nikkhamitv± rañño santika½ ±gami½su. R±j± mah±janena saddhi½ mah±sattassa santike pabbaji. Sakkadattiya½ tiyojanika½ assamapada½ paripuººa½ ahosi. Mah±satto paººas±l±yo vic±resi, majjhe µhit± paººas±l±yo itth²na½ d±pesi. Ki½k±raº±? Bh²rukaj±tik± et±ti. Puris±na½ pana bahipaººas±l±yo d±pesi. T± sabb±pi paººas±l±yo vissakammadevaputtova m±pesi. Te ca phaladhararukkhe vissakammadevaputtoyeva attano iddhiy± m±pesi. Te sabbe vissakammena nimmitesu phaladhararukkhesu uposathadivase bh³miya½ patitapatit±ni phal±ni gahetv± paribhuñjitv± samaºadhamma½ karonti. Tesu yo k±mavitakka½ v± by±p±davitakka½ v± vihi½s±vitakka½ v± vitakketi, tassa mana½ j±nitv± mah±satto ±k±se nis²ditv± madhuradhamma½ kathesi. Te jan± bodhisattassa madhuradhamma½ sutv± ekaggacitt± hutv± khippameva abhiññ± ca sam±pattiyo ca nibbattesu½.
Tad± eko s±mantar±j± “k±sir±j± kira b±r±ºasinagarato nikkhamitv± vana½ pavisitv± pabbajito”ti sutv± “b±r±ºasi½ gaºhiss±m²”ti nagar± nikkhamitv± b±r±ºasi½ patv± nagara½ pavisitv± alaªkatanagara½ disv± r±janivesana½ ±ruyha sattavidha½ vararatana½ oloketv± “k±sirañño ima½ dhana½ niss±ya ekena bhayena bhavitabban”ti cintento sur±soº¹e pakkos±petv± pucchi “tumh±ka½ rañño idha nagare bhaya½ uppanna½ atth²”ti? “Natthi, dev±”ti. “Ki½ k±raº±”ti. “Amh±ka½ rañño putto temiyakum±ro ‘b±r±ºasi½ rajja½ na kariss±m²’ti am³gopi m³go viya hutv± imamh± nagar± nikkhamitv± vana½ pavisitv± isipabbajja½ pabbaji, tena k±raºena amh±ka½ r±j± mah±janena saddhi½ imamh± nagar± nikkhamitv± temiyakum±rassa santika½ gantv± pabbajito”ti ±rocesu½. S±mantar±j± tesa½ vacana½ sutv± tussitv± “ahampi pabbajiss±m²”ti cintetv± “t±ta, tumh±ka½ r±j± kataradv±rena nikkhanto”ti pucchi. “Deva, p±c²nadv±ren±”ti vutte attano paris±ya saddhi½ teneva p±c²nadv±rena nikkhamitv± nad²t²rena p±y±si.
Mah±sattopi tassa ±gamana½ ñatv± vanantara½ ±gantv± ±k±se nis²ditv± madhuradhamma½ desesi. So paris±ya saddhi½ tassa santikeyeva pabbaji. Eva½ aparepi satta r±j±no “b±r±ºasinagara½ gaºhiss±m²”ti ±gat±. Tepi r±j±no satta rajj±ni cha¹¹etv± bodhisattassa santikeyeva pabbaji½su. Hatth²pi araññahatth² j±t±, ass±pi arañña-ass± j±t±, rath±pi araññeyeva vinaµµh±, bhaº¹±g±resu kah±paºe assamapade v±luka½ katv± vikiri½su. Sabbepi abhiññ±sam±pattiyo nibbattetv± j²vitapariyos±ne brahmalokapar±yaº± ahesu½. Tiracch±nagat± hatthi-ass±pi isigaºe citta½ pas±detv± chak±m±vacaralokesu nibbatti½su.
Satth± ima½ dhammadesana½ ±haritv± sacc±ni pak±setv± “na, bhikkhave, id±neva, pubbepi rajja½ pah±ya nikkhantoyev±”ti vatv± j±taka½ samodh±nesi– “tad± chatte adhivatth± devadh²t± uppalavaºº± ahosi, sunando s±rathi s±riputto, m±t±pitaro mah±r±jakul±ni, sesaparis± buddhaparis±, m³gapakkhapaº¹ito pana ahameva samm±sambuddho ahosin”ti.

M³gapakkhaj±takavaººan± paµham±.