9. Navamasikkh±pada½

969. Tena samayena buddho bhagav± r±jagahe viharati ve¼uvane kalandakaniv±pe. Tena kho pana samayena bhikkhuniyo antovassa½ c±rika½ caranti. Manuss± ujjh±yanti khiyyanti vip±centi– “kathañhi n±ma bhikkhuniyo antovassa½ c±rika½ carissanti harit±ni tiº±ni ca sammaddant±, ekindriya½ j²va½ viheµhent±, bah³ khuddake p±ºe saªgh±ta½ ±p±dent±”ti! Assosu½ kho bhikkhuniyo tesa½ manuss±na½ ujjh±yant±na½ khiyyant±na½ vip±cent±na½. Y± t± bhikkhuniyo appicch±…pe… t± ujjh±yanti khiyyanti vip±centi– “kathañhi n±ma bhikkhuniyo antovassa½ c±rika½ carissant²”ti…pe… sacca½ kira, bhikkhave, bhikkhuniyo antovassa½ c±rika½ carant²ti? “Sacca½, bhagav±”ti. Vigarahi buddho bhagav±…pe… kathañhi n±ma, bhikkhave, bhikkhuniyo antovassa½ c±rika½ carissanti! Neta½, bhikkhave, appasann±na½ v± pas±d±ya…pe… evañca pana, bhikkhave, bhikkhuniyo ima½ sikkh±pada½ uddisantu–
970. “Y± pana bhikkhun² antovassa½ c±rika½ careyya, p±cittiyan”ti.
971. pan±ti y± y±dis±…pe… bhikkhun²ti…pe… aya½ imasmi½ atthe adhippet± bhikkhun²ti.
Antovassanti purima½ v± tem±sa½ pacchima½ v± tem±sa½ avasitv±.
C±rika½ careyy±ti kukkuµasamp±te g±me g±mantare g±mantare ±patti p±cittiyassa. Ag±make araññe addhayojane addhayojane ±patti p±cittiyassa.
972. An±patti satt±hakaraº²yena gacchati, kenaci ubb±¼h± gacchati, ±pad±su, ummattik±ya, ±dikammik±y±ti.

Navamasikkh±pada½ niµµhita½.