9. Vedan±lakkhaºapañho

9. “Bhante n±gasena, ki½lakkhaº± vedan±”ti? “Vedayitalakkhaº±, mah±r±ja, vedan± anubhavanalakkhaº± c±”ti.
“Opamma½ karoh²”ti. “Yath±, mah±r±ja, kocideva puriso rañño adhik±ra½ kareyya, tassa r±j± tuµµho adhik±ra½ dadeyya, so tena adhik±rena pañcahi k±maguºehi samappito samaªgibh³to paricareyya, tassa evamassa ‘may± kho pubbe rañño adhik±ro kato, tassa me r±j± tuµµho adhik±ra½ ad±si, sv±ha½ tatonid±na½ ima½ evar³pa½ vedana½ veday±m²’ti.
“Yath± v± pana, mah±r±ja, kocideva puriso kusala½ kamma½ katv± k±yassa bhed± para½ maraº± sugati½ sagga½ loka½ upapajjeyya, so ca tattha dibbehi pañcahi k±maguºehi samappito samaªgibh³to paricareyya, tassa evamassa ‘sv±ha½ kho pubbe kusala½ kamma½ ak±si½, soha½ tatonid±na½ ima½ evar³pa½ vedana½ veday±m²’ti, eva½ kho, mah±r±ja, vedayitalakkhaº± vedan± anubhavanalakkhaº± c±”ti.
“Kallosi bhante n±gasen±”ti.

Vedan±lakkhaºapañho navamo.