8. Aµµhamasikkh±pada½

916. Tena samayena buddho bhagav± s±vatthiya½ viharati jetavane an±thapiº¹ikassa ±r±me. Tena kho pana samayena thullanand± bhikkhun² naµ±nampi naµak±nampi laªghak±nampi sokajjh±yik±nampi [sokas±yik±nampi (s².)] kumbhath³ºik±nampi [kumbhathuºik±nampi (ka.)] samaºac²vara½ deti– “mayha½ parisati [parisati½ (s².)] vaººa½ bh±sath±”ti. Naµ±pi naµak±pi laªghak±pi sokajjh±yik±pi kumbhath³ºik±pi thullanand±ya bhikkhuniy± parisati vaººa½ bh±santi– “ayy± thullanand± bahussut± bh±ºik± vis±rad± paµµ± dhammi½ katha½ k±tu½; detha ayy±ya, karotha ayy±y±”ti. Y± t± bhikkhuniyo appicch±, t± ujjh±yanti khiyyanti vip±centi– “kathañhi n±ma ayy± thullanand± ag±rikassa samaºac²vara½ dassat²”ti…pe… sacca½ kira, bhikkhave, thullanand± bhikkhun² ag±rikassa samaºac²vara½ det²ti? “Sacca½, bhagav±”ti. Vigarahi buddho bhagav±…pe… kathañhi n±ma, bhikkhave, thullanand± bhikkhun² ag±rikassa samaºac²vara½ dassati! Neta½, bhikkhave, appasann±na½ v± pas±d±ya…pe… evañca pana, bhikkhave, bhikkhuniyo ima½ sikkh±pada½ uddisantu–
917. “Y± pana bhikkhun² ag±rikassa v± paribb±jakassa v± paribb±jik±ya v± samaºac²vara½ dadeyya, p±cittiyan”ti.
918. Y± pan±ti y± y±dis±…pe… bhikkhun²ti…pe… aya½ imasmi½ atthe adhippet± bhikkhun²ti.
Ag±riko n±ma yo koci ag±ra½ ajjh±vasati.
Paribb±jako n±ma bhikkhuñca s±maºerañca µhapetv± yo koci paribb±jakasam±panno.
Paribb±jik± n±ma bhikkhuniñca sikkham±nañca s±maºeriñca µhapetv± y± k±ci paribb±jikasam±pann±.
Samaºac²vara½ n±ma kappakata½ vuccati. Deti, ±patti p±cittiyassa.
919. An±patti m±t±pit³na½ deti, t±vak±lika½ deti, ummattik±ya, ±dikammik±y±ti.

Aµµhamasikkh±pada½ niµµhita½.