3. Tatiyasikkh±pada½

1190. Tena samayena buddho bhagav± s±vatthiya½ viharati jetavane an±thapiº¹ikassa ±r±me. Tena kho pana samayena aññatar± bhikkhun² aññatariss± itthiy± kul³pik± hoti. Atha kho s± itth² ta½ bhikkhuni½ etadavoca– “hand±yye, ima½ saªgh±ºi½ amuk±ya n±ma itthiy± deh²”ti. Atha kho s± bhikkhun²– “sac±ha½ pattena ±d±ya gacch±mi vissaro me bhavissat²”ti paµimuñcitv± agam±si. Tass± rathik±ya suttake chinne vippakiriyi½su. Manuss± ujjh±yanti khiyyanti vip±centi– “kathañhi n±ma bhikkhuniyo saªgh±ºi½ dh±ressanti, seyyath±pi gihiniyo k±mabhoginiyo”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 bhikkhun² saªgh±ºi½ dh±ressat²”ti…pe… sacca½ kira, bhikkhave, bhikkhun² saªgh±ºi½ dh±ret²”ti [dh±res²ti (ka.)]? “Sacca½, bhagav±”ti. Vigarahi buddho bhagav±…pe… kathañhi n±ma, bhikkhave, bhikkhun² saªgh±ºi½ dh±ressati! Neta½, bhikkhave, appasann±na½ v± pas±d±ya…pe… evañca pana, bhikkhave, bhikkhuniyo ima½ sikkh±pada½ uddisantu–
1191. “Y± pana bhikkhun² saªgh±ºi½ dh±reyya, p±cittiyan”ti.
1192. Y± pan±ti y± y±dis±…pe… bhikkhun²ti…pe… aya½ imasmi½ atthe adhippet± bhikkhun²ti.
Saªgh±ºi n±ma y± k±ci kaµ³pag±.
Dh±reyy±ti sakimpi dh±reti, ±patti p±cittiyassa.
1193. An±patti ±b±dhappaccay±, kaµisuttaka½ dh±reti, ummattik±ya, ±dikammik±y±ti.

Tatiyasikkh±pada½ niµµhita½.