12. V²riyalakkhaºapañho

12. R±j± ±ha “bhante n±gasena, ki½lakkhaºa½ v²riyan”ti? “Upatthambhanalakkhaºa½, mah±r±ja, v²riya½, v²riy³patthambhit± sabbe kusal± dhamm± na parih±yant²”ti.
“Opamma½ karoh²”ti. “Yath±, mah±r±ja, puriso gehe patante aññena d±run± upatthambheyya, upatthambhita½ santa½ eva½ ta½ geha½ na pateyya. Evameva kho, mah±r±ja, upatthambhanalakkhaºa½ v²riya½, v²riy³patthambhit± sabbe kusal± dhamm± na parih±yant²”ti.
“Bhiyyo opamma½ karoh²”ti. “Yath±, mah±r±ja, parittaka½ sena½ mahat² sen± bhañjeyya, tato r±j± aññamañña½ anuss±reyya anupeseyya attano parittak±ya sen±ya bala½ anupada½ dadeyya, t±ya saddhi½ parittak± sen± mahati½ sena½ bhañjeyya. Evameva kho, mah±r±ja, upatthambhanalakkhaºa½ v²riya½, v²riy³patthambhit± sabbe kusal± dhamm± na parih±yanti. Bh±sitampeta½ mah±r±ja, bhagavat±– ‘v²riyav± kho, bhikkhave, ariyas±vako akusala½ pajahati, kusala½ bh±veti. S±vajja½ pajahati, anavajja½ bh±veti. Suddhamatt±na½ pariharat²”’ti.
“Kallosi, bhante n±gasen±”ti.

V²riyalakkhaºapañho dv±dasamo.