1179. ‘Kacci akasir± vutti, labhasi piº¹ay±pana½;
app±b±dho casi kacci, cakkhu½ na parih±yati’.
1180. Ta½ guºo paµisammodi, vedeha½ vinaye rata½;
‘y±pan²ya½ mah±r±ja, sabbameta½ tad³bhaya½.
1181. ‘Kacci tuyhampi vedeha, paccant± na bal²yare;
kacci aroga½ yogga½ te, kacci vahati v±hana½;
kacci te by±dhayo natthi, sar²rassupat±piy±’.
1182. “Paµisammodito r±j±, tato pucchi anantar±;
attha½ dhammañca ñ±yañca, dhammak±mo rathesabho.
1183. ‘Katha½ dhamma½ care macco, m±t±pit³su kassapa;
katha½ care ±cariye, puttad±re katha½ care.
1184. ‘Katha½ careyya vu¹¹hesu, katha½ samaºabr±hmaºe;
kathañca balak±yasmi½, katha½ janapade care.
1185. ‘Katha½ dhamma½ caritv±na, macc± gacchanti suggati½;
kathañceke adhammaµµh±, patanti niraya½ atho”’ti.
Tattha muduk± bhisiy±ti muduk±ya sukhasamphass±ya bhisiy±. Muducittakasanthateti sukhasamphasse cittattharaºe. Mudupaccatthateti mudun± paccattharaºena paccatthate. Sammod²ti ±j²vakena saddhi½ sammodan²ya½ katha½ kathesi. Tatoti tato nisajjanato anantarameva s±raº²ya½ katha½ kathes²ti attho. Tattha kacci y±paniyanti kacci te, bhante, sar²ra½ paccayehi y±petu½ sakk±. V±t±namaviyaggat±ti kacci te sar²re dh±tuyo samappavatt±, v±t±na½ byaggat± natthi, tattha tattha vaggavagg± hutv± v±t± na b±dhayant²ti attho.
Akasir±ti niddukkh±. Vutt²ti j²vitavutti. App±b±dhoti iriy±pathabhañjaken±b±dhena virahito Cakkhunti kacci te cakkhu-±d²ni indriy±ni na parih±yant²ti pucchati. Paµisammod²ti sammodan²yakath±ya paµikathesi. Tattha sabbametanti ya½ tay± vutta½ v±t±namaviyaggat±di, ta½ sabba½ tatheva. Tadubhayanti yampi tay± “app±b±dho casi kacci, cakkhu½ na parih±yat²”ti vutta½, tampi ubhaya½ tatheva.
Na bal²yareti n±bhibhavanti na kuppanti. Anantar±ti paµisanth±rato anantar± pañha½ pucchi. Tattha attha½ dhammañca ñ±yañc±ti p±¼i-atthañca p±¼iñca k±raºayuttiñca So hi “katha½ dhamma½ care”ti pucchanto m±t±pitu-±d²su paµipattid²paka½ p±¼iñca p±¼i-atthañca k±raºayuttiñca me katheth±ti ima½ atthañca dhammañca ñ±yañca pucchati. Tattha kathañceke adhammaµµh±ti ekacce adhamme µhit± katha½ nirayañceva atho sesa-ap±ye ca patant²ti sabbaññubuddhapaccekabuddhabuddhas±vakamah±bodhisattesu purimassa purimassa al±bhena pacchima½ pacchima½ pucchitabbaka½ mahesakkhapañha½ r±j± kiñci aj±nanta½ naggabhogga½ nissirika½ andhab±la½ ±j²vaka½ pucchi.
Sopi eva½ pucchito pucch±nur³pa½ by±karaºa½ adisv± caranta½ goºa½ daº¹ena paharanto viya bhattap±tiya½ kacavara½ khipanto viya ca “suºa, mah±r±j±”ti ok±sa½ k±retv± attano micch±v±da½ paµµhapesi. Tamattha½ pak±sento satth± ±ha–
1186. “Vedehassa vaco sutv±, kassapo etadabravi;
‘suºohi me mah±r±ja, sacca½ avitatha½ pada½.
1187. ‘Natthi dhammacaritassa, phala½ kaly±ºap±paka½;
natthi deva paro loko, ko tato hi idh±gato.
1188. ‘Natthi deva pitaro v±, kuto m±t± kuto pit±;
natthi ±cariyo n±ma, adanta½ ko damessati.
1189. ‘Samatuly±ni bh³t±ni, natthi jeµµh±pac±yik±;
natthi bala½ v²riya½ v±, kuto uµµh±naporisa½;
niyat±ni hi bh³t±ni, yath± goµaviso tath±.
1190. ‘Laddheyya½ labhate macco, tattha d±naphala½ kuto;
natthi d±naphala½ deva, avaso devav²riyo.
1191. ‘B±lehi d±na½ paññatta½, paº¹itehi paµicchita½;
avas± denti dh²r±na½, b±l± paº¹itam±nino”’ti.
Tattha idh±gatoti tato paralokato idh±gato n±ma natthi. Natthi deva pitaro v±ti deva, ayyakapeyyak±dayo v± natthi, tesu asantesu kuto m±t± kuto pit±. Yath± goµaviso tath±ti goµaviso vuccati pacch±bandho, yath± n±v±ya pacch±bandho n±vameva anugacchati, tath± ime satt± niyatameva anugacchant²ti vadati. Avaso devav²riyoti eva½ d±naphale asati yo koci b±lo d±na½ deti, so avaso av²riyo na attano vasena balena deti, d±naphala½ pana atth²ti saññ±ya aññesa½ andhab±l±na½ saddahitv± det²ti d²peti. B±lehi d±na½ paññattanti “d±na½ d±tabban”ti andhab±lehi paññatta½ anuññ±ta½, ta½ d±na½ b±l±yeva denti, paº¹it± paµiggaºhanti.
Eva½ d±nassa nipphalata½ vaººetv± id±ni p±passa nipphalabh±va½ vaººetu½ ±ha–
1192. “Sattime sassat± k±y±, acchejj± avikopino;
tejo pathav² ±po ca, v±yo sukha½ dukhañcime;
j²ve ca sattime k±y±, yesa½ chett± na vijjati.
1193. “Natthi hant± va chett± v±, haññe yev±pi koci na½;
antareneva k±y±na½, satth±ni v²tivattare.
1194. “Yo c±pi siram±d±ya, paresa½ nisit±sin±;
na so chindati te k±ye, tattha p±paphala½ kuto.
1195. “Cull±s²timah±kappe, sabbe sujjhanti sa½sara½;
an±gate tamhi k±le, saññatopi na sujjhati.
1196. “Caritv±pi bahu½ bhadra½, neva sujjhantin±gate;
p±pañcepi bahu½ katv±, ta½ khaºa½ n±tivattare.
1197. “Anupubbena no suddhi, kapp±na½ cullas²tiy±;
niyati½ n±tivatt±ma, velantamiva s±garo”ti.
Tattha k±y±ti sam³h±. Avikopinoti vikopetu½ na sakk±. J²veti j²vo. “J²vo”tipi p±µho, ayameva attho. Sattime k±y±ti ime satta k±y±. Haññe yev±pi koci nanti yo haññeyya, sopi nattheva. V²tivattareti imesa½ sattanna½ k±y±na½ antareyeva caranti chinditu½ na sakkonti. Siram±d±y±ti paresa½ s²sa½ gahetv±. Nisit±sin±ti nisitena asin± chindati, na so chindat²ti sopi te k±ye na chindati, pathav² pathavimeva upeti, ±p±dayo ±p±dike, sukhadukkhaj²v± ±k±sa½ pakkhandant²ti dasseti.
Sa½saranti mah±r±ja, ime satt± ima½ pathavi½ ekama½sakhala½ katv±pi ettake kappe sa½sarant± sujjhanti. Aññatra hi sa½s±r± satte sodhetu½ samattho n±ma natthi, sabbe sa½s±reneva sujjhanti. An±gate tamhi k±leti yath±vutte pana etasmi½ k±le an±gate appatte antar± saññatopi parisuddhas²lopi na sujjhati. Ta½ khaºanti ta½ vuttappak±ra½ k±la½. Anupubbena no suddh²ti amh±ka½ v±de anupubbena suddhi, sabbesa½ amh±ka½ anupubbena suddhi bhavissat²ti attho. Iti so ucchedav±do attano th±mena sakav±da½ nippadesato kathes²ti.
1198. “Kassapassa vaco sutv±, al±to etadabravi;
“yath± bhadanto bhaºati, mayhampeta½va ruccati.
1199. ‘Ahampi purima½ j±ti½, sare sa½saritattano;
piªgalo n±maha½ ±si½, luddo gogh±tako pure.
1200. ‘B±r±ºasiya½ ph²t±ya½, bahu½ p±pa½ may± kata½;
bah³ may± hat± p±º±, mahi½s± s³kar± aj±.
1201. ‘Tato cuto idha j±to, iddhe sen±pat²kule;
natthi n³na phala½ p±pa½, yoha½ na niraya½ gato”’ti.
Tattha al±to etadabrav²ti so kira kassapadasabalassa cetiye anojapupphad±mena p³ja½ katv± maraºasamaye aññena kammena yath±nubh±va½ khitto sa½s±re sa½saranto ekassa p±pakammassa nissandena gogh±takakule nibbattitv± bahu½ p±pamak±si. Athassa maraºak±le bhasmapaµicchanno viya aggi ettaka½ k±la½ µhita½ ta½ puññakamma½ ok±samak±si. So tass±nubh±vena idha nibbattitv± ta½ vibh³ti½ patto, j±ti½ saranto pana at²t±nantarato para½ parisaritu½ asakkonto “gogh±takakamma½ katv± idha nibbattosm²”ti saññ±ya tassa v±da½ upatthambhento ida½ “yath± bhadanto bhaºat²”ti-±divacana½ abravi. Tattha sare sa½saritattanoti attano sa½sarita½ sar±mi. Sen±pat²kuleti sen±patikulamhi.
1202. “Athettha b²jako n±ma, d±so ±si paµaccar²;
uposatha½ upavasanto, guºasantikup±gami.
1203. “Kassapassa vaco sutv±, al±tassa ca bh±sita½;
passasanto muhu½ uºha½, ruda½ ass³ni vattay²”ti.
Tattha athetth±ti atha ettha etissa½ mithil±ya½. Paµaccar²ti daliddo kapaºo ahosi. Guºasantikup±gam²ti guºassa santika½ kiñcideva k±raºa½ soss±m²ti upagatoti veditabbo.
1204. “Tamanupucchi vedeho, ‘kimattha½ samma rodasi;
ki½ te suta½ v± diµµha½ v±, ki½ ma½ vedesi vedana”n’ti.
Tattha ki½ ma½ vedesi vedananti ki½ n±ma tva½ k±yika½ v± cetasika½ v± vedana½ pattoya½, eva½ rodanto ma½ vedesi j±n±pesi, utt±nameva na½ katv± mayha½ ±cikkh±h²ti.
1205. “Vedehassa vaco sutv±, b²jako etadabravi;
‘natthi me vedan± dukkh±, mah±r±ja suºohi me.
1206. ‘Ahampi purima½ j±ti½, sar±mi sukhamattano;
s±ket±ha½ pure ±si½, bh±vaseµµhi guºe rato.
1207. ‘Sammato br±hmaºibbh±na½, sa½vibh±garato suci;
na c±pi p±paka½ kamma½, sar±mi katamattano.
1208. ‘Tato cut±ha½ vedeha, idha j±to duritthiy±;
gabbhamhi kumbhad±siy±, yato j±to suduggato.
1209. ‘Evampi duggato santo, samacariya½ adhiµµhito;
upa¹¹habh±ga½ bhattassa, dad±mi yo me icchati.
1210. ‘C±tuddasi½ pañcadasi½, sad± upavas±maha½;
na c±pi bh³te hi½s±mi, theyya½ c±pi vivajjayi½.
1211. ‘Sabbameva hi n³neta½, suciººa½ bhavati nipphala½;
nirattha½ maññida½ s²la½, al±to bh±sat² yath±.
1212. ‘Kalimeva n³na gaºh±mi, asippo dhuttako yath±;
kaµa½ al±to gaºh±ti, kitavosikkhito yath±.
1213. ‘Dv±ra½ nappaµipass±mi, yena gacch±mi suggati½;
tasm± r±ja parod±mi, sutv± kassapabh±sita”n’ti.
Tattha bh±vaseµµh²ti eva½n±mako as²tikoµivibhavo seµµhi. Guºe ratoti guºamhi rato. Sammatoti sambh±vito sa½vaººito. Suc²ti sucikammo. Idha j±to duritthiy±ti imasmi½ mithilanagare daliddiy± kapaº±ya kumbhad±siy± kucchimhi j±tosm²ti. So kira pubbe kassapabuddhak±le araññe naµµha½ balibadda½ gavesam±no ekena maggam³¼hena bhikkhun± magga½ puµµho tuºh² hutv± puna tena pucchito kujjhitv± “samaºa, d±s± n±ma mukhar± honti, d±sena tay± bhavitabba½, atimukharos²”ti ±ha. Ta½ kamma½ tad± vip±ka½ adatv± bhasmacchanno viya p±vako µhita½. Maraºasamaye añña½ kamma½ upaµµh±si. So yath±kamma½ sa½s±re sa½saranto ekassa kusalakammassa balena s±kete vuttappak±ro seµµhi hutv± d±n±d²ni puññ±ni ak±si. Ta½ panassa kamma½ pathaviya½ nihitanidhi viya µhita½ ok±sa½ labhitv± vip±ka½ dassati. Ya½ pana tena ta½ bhikkhu½ akkosantena kata½ p±pakamma½, tamassa tasmi½ attabh±ve vip±ka½ ad±si. So aj±nanto “itarassa kaly±ºakammassa balena kumbhad±siy± kucchimhi nibbattosm²”ti saññ±ya evam±ha. Yato j±to suduggatoti soha½ j±tak±lato paµµh±ya atiduggatoti d²peti.