6. Mett±bh±van±nisa½sapañho

6. “Bhante n±gasena, bh±sitampeta½ bhagavat± ‘mett±ya, bhikkhave, cetovimuttiy± ±sevit±ya bh±vit±ya bahul²kat±ya y±n²kat±ya vatthukat±ya anuµµhit±ya paricit±ya susam±raddh±ya ek±das±nisa½s± p±µikaªkh±. Katame ek±dasa? Sukha½ supati, sukha½ paµibujjhati na p±paka½ supina½ passati, manuss±na½ piyo hoti, amanuss±na½ piyo hoti, devat± rakkhanti, n±ssa aggi v± visa½ v± sattha½ v± kamati [sattha½ kamati (sy±.) a. ni. 11.15 passitabba½], tuvaµa½ citta½ sam±dhiyati, mukhavaººo vippas²dati, asamm³¼ho k±la½ karoti, uttari½ appaµivijjhanto brahmalok³pago hot²’ti. Puna ca tumhe bhaºatha ‘s±mo kum±ro mett±vih±r² migasaªghena parivuto pavane vicaranto p²¼iyakkhena raññ± viddho visap²tena sallena tattheva mucchito patito’ti.
“Yadi bhante n±gasena, bhagavat± bhaºita½ ‘mett±ya bhikkhave…pe… brahmalok³pago hot²’ti, tena hi “s±mo kum±ro mett±vih±r² migasaªghena parivuto pavane vicaranto p²¼iyakkhena raññ± viddho visap²tena sallena tattheva mucchito patito’ti ya½ vacana½, ta½ micch±. Yadi s±mo kum±ro mett±vih±r² migasaªghena parivuto pavane vicaranto p²¼iyakkhena raññ± viddho visap²tena sallena tattheva mucchito patito, tena hi ‘mett±ya, bhikkhave…pe… sattha½ v± kamat²’ti tampi vacana½ micch±. Ayampi ubhato koµiko pañho sunipuºo parisaºho sukhumo gambh²ro, api sunipuº±na½ manuj±na½ gatte seda½ moceyya, so tav±nuppatto, vijaµehi ta½ mah±jaµ±jaµita½, an±gat±na½ jinaputt±na½ cakkhu½ dehi nibb±han±y±”ti.
“Bh±sitampeta½, mah±r±ja, bhagavat± ‘mett±ya bhikkhave…pe.. sattha½ v± kamat²’ti. S±mo ca kum±ro mett±vih±r² migasaªghena parivuto pavane vicaranto p²¼iyakkhena raññ± viddho visap²tena sallena tattheva mucchito patito, tattha pana, mah±r±ja, k±raºa½ atthi. Katama½ tattha k±raºa½? Nete, mah±r±ja, guº± puggalassa, mett±bh±van±yete guº±, s±mo, mah±r±ja, kum±ro ghaµa½ ukkhipanto tasmi½ khaºe mett±bh±van±ya pamatto ahosi.
“Yasmi½, mah±r±ja, khaºe puggalo metta½ sam±panno hoti, na tassa puggalassa tasmi½ khaºe aggi v± visa½ v± sattha½ v± kamati. Tassa ye keci ahitak±m± upagantv± ta½ na passanti, na tasmi½ ok±sa½ labhanti. Nete, mah±r±ja, guº± puggalassa, mett±bh±van±yete guº±. Idha, mah±r±ja, puriso saªg±mas³ro abhejjakavacaj±lika½ sannayhitv± saªg±ma½ otareyya, tassa sar± khitt± upagantv± patanti vikiranti, na tasmi½ ok±sa½ labhanti, neso, mah±r±ja, guºo saªg±mas³rassa, abhejjakavacaj±lik±yeso guºo, yassa sar± khitt± upagantv± patanti vikiranti. Evameva kho, mah±r±ja, nete guº± puggalassa, mett±bh±van±yete guº±.
“Yasmi½ mah±r±ja, khaºe puggalo metta½ sam±panno hoti, na tassa puggalassa tasmi½ khaºe aggi v± visa½ v± sattha½ v± kamati. Tassa ye keci ahitak±m± upagantv± ta½ na passanti, tasmi½ ok±sa½ na labhanti, nete mah±r±ja, guº± puggalassa, mett±bh±van±yete guº±. Idha pana, mah±r±ja, puriso dibba½ antaradh±na½ m³la½ hatthe kareyya, y±va ta½ m³la½ tassa hatthagata½ hoti, t±va na añño koci pakatimanusso ta½ purisa½ passati. Neso, mah±r±ja, guºo purisassa, m³lasseso guºo antaradh±nassa, ya½ so pakatimanuss±na½ cakkhupathe na dissati. Evameva kho, mah±r±ja, nete guº± puggalassa, mett±bh±van±yete guº±.
“Yasmi½, mah±r±ja, khaºe puggalo metta½ sam±panno hoti, na tassa puggalassa tasmi½ khaºe aggi v± visa½ v± sattha½ v± kamati. Tassa ye keci ahitak±m± upagantv± ta½ na passanti, na tasmi½ ok±sa½ labhanti. Nete, mah±r±ja, guº± puggalassa, mett±bh±van±yete guº±. Yath± v± pana, mah±r±ja, purisa½ sukata½ mah±leºamanuppaviµµha½ mahatimah±megho abhivassanto na sakkoti temayitu½, neso, mah±r±ja, guºo purisassa, mah±leºasseso guºo, ya½ mah±megho abhivassam±no na ta½ temeti. Evameva kho, mah±r±ja, nete guº± puggalassa, mett±bh±van±yete guº±.
“Yasmi½, mah±r±ja, khaºe puggalo metta½ sam±panno hoti, na tassa puggalassa tasmi½ khaºe aggi v± visa½ v± sattha½ v± kamati. Tassa ye keci ahitak±m± upagantv± ta½ na passanti, na tassa sakkonti ahita½ k±tu½ nete, mah±r±ja, guº± puggalassa, mett±bh±van±yete guº±”ti. “Acchariya½, bhante n±gasena, abbhuta½ bhante n±gasena, sabbap±paniv±raº± mett±bh±van±”ti. “Sabbakusalaguº±vah±, mah±r±ja, mett±bh±van± hit±nampi ahit±nampi, ye te satt± viññ±ºabaddh±, sabbesa½ mah±nisa½s± mett±bh±van± sa½vibhajitabb±”ti.

Mett±bh±van±nisa½sapañho chaµµho.