207. Pajjotar±javatthu

334. Tena kho pana samayena rañño [ujjeniya½ rañño (sy±.)] pajjotassa paº¹urog±b±dho hoti. Bah³ mahant± mahant± dis±p±mokkh± vejj± ±gantv± n±sakkhi½su aroga½ k±tu½. Bahu½ hirañña½ ±d±ya agama½su. Atha kho r±j± pajjoto rañño m±gadhassa seniyassa bimbis±rassa santike d³ta½ p±hesi– “mayha½ kho t±diso ±b±dho, s±dhu devo j²vaka½ vejja½ ±º±petu, so ma½ tikicchissat²”ti. Atha kho r±j± m±gadho seniyo bimbis±ro j²vaka½ kom±rabhacca½ ±º±pesi– “gaccha, bhaºe j²vaka; ujjeni½ gantv± r±j±na½ pajjota½ tikicch±h²”ti. “Eva½, dev±”ti kho j²vako kom±rabhacco rañño m±gadhassa seniyassa bimbis±rassa paµissutv± ujjeni½ gantv± yena r±j± pajjoto tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± rañño pajjotassa vik±ra½ sallakkhetv± r±j±na½ pajjota½ etadavoca– “sappi½ dehi [ida½ padadvaya½ s². sy±. potthakesu natthi], sappi½ deva, nippaciss±mi. Ta½ devo pivissat²”ti. “Ala½, bhaºe j²vaka, ya½ te sakk± vin± sappin± aroga½ k±tu½ ta½ karohi. Jeguccha½ me sappi, paµik³lan”ti. Atha kho j²vakassa kom±rabhaccassa etadahosi “imassa kho rañño t±diso ±b±dho na sakk± vin± sappin± aroga½ k±tu½. Ya½n³n±ha½ sappi½ nippaceyya½ kas±vavaººa½ kas±vagandha½ kas±varasan”ti. Atha kho j²vako kom±rabhacco n±n±bhesajjehi sappi½ nippaci kas±vavaººa½ kas±vagandha½ kas±varasa½. Atha kho j²vakassa kom±rabhaccassa etadahosi– “imassa kho rañño sappi p²ta½ pariº±menta½ uddeka½ dassati. Caº¹oya½ r±j± gh±t±peyy±pi ma½. Ya½n³n±ha½ paµikacceva ±puccheyyan”ti. Atha kho j²vako kom±rabhacco yena r±j± pajjoto tenupasaªkami, upasaªkamitv± r±j±na½ pajjota½ etadavoca– “maya½ kho, deva, vejj± n±ma t±disena muhuttena m³l±ni uddhar±ma bhesajj±ni sa½har±ma. S±dhu devo v±han±g±resu ca dv±resu ca ±º±petu– yena v±hanena j²vako icchati tena v±hanena gacchatu, yena dv±rena icchati tena dv±rena gacchatu, ya½ k±la½ icchati ta½ k±la½ gacchatu, ya½ k±la½ icchati ta½ k±la½ pavisat³”ti. Atha kho r±j± pajjoto v±han±g±resu ca dv±resu ca ±º±pesi– “yena v±hanena j²vako icchati tena v±hanena gacchatu, yena dv±rena icchati tena dv±rena gacchatu, ya½ k±la½ icchati ta½ k±la½ gacchatu, ya½ k±la½ icchati ta½ k±la½ pavisat³”ti.
Tena kho pana samayena rañño pajjotassa bhaddavatik± n±ma hatthinik± paññ±sayojanik± hoti. Atha kho j²vako kom±rabhacco rañño pajjotassa sappi½ [ta½ sappi½ (sy±.)] upan±mesi “kas±va½ devo pivat³”ti. Atha kho j²vako kom±rabhacco r±j±na½ pajjota½ sappi½ p±yetv± hatthis±la½ gantv± bhaddavatik±ya hatthinik±ya nagaramh± nippati
Atha kho rañño pajjotassa ta½ sappi p²ta½ pariº±menta½ uddeka½ ad±si. Atha kho r±j± pajjoto manusse etadavoca– “duµµhena, bhaºe, j²vakena sappi½ p±yitomhi. Tena hi, bhaºe, j²vaka½ vejja½ vicinath±”ti. “Bhaddavatik±ya, deva, hatthinik±ya nagaramh± nippatito”ti. Tena kho pana samayena rañño pajjotassa k±ko n±ma d±so saµµhiyojaniko hoti, amanussena paµicca j±to. Atha kho r±j± pajjoto k±ka½ d±sa½ ±º±pesi– “gaccha, bhaºe k±ka, j²vaka½ vejja½ nivattehi– r±j± ta½, ±cariya, nivatt±pet²ti. Ete kho, bhaºe k±ka, vejj± n±ma bahum±y±. M± cassa kiñci paµiggahes²”ti.

Atha kho k±ko d±so j²vaka½ kom±rabhacca½ antar±magge kosambiya½ sambh±vesi

P±tar±sa½ karonta½. Atha kho k±ko d±so j²vaka½ kom±rabhacca½ etadavoca “r±j± ta½, ±cariya, nivatt±pet²”ti. “¾gamehi, bhaºe k±ka, y±va bhuñj±ma [bhuñj±mi (s². sy±.)]. Handa, bhaºe k±ka, bhuñjass³”ti. “Ala½, ±cariya, raññ±mhi ±ºatto– ete kho, bhaºe k±ka, vejj± n±ma bahum±y±, m± cassa kiñci paµiggahes²”ti. Tena kho pana samayena j²vako kom±rabhacco nakhena bhesajja½ olumpetv± ±malakañca kh±dati p±n²yañca pivati. Atha kho j²vako kom±rabhacco k±ka½ d±sa½ etadavoca– “handa, bhaºe k±ka, ±malakañca kh±da p±n²yañca pivass³”ti. Atha kho k±ko d±so– aya½ kho vejjo ±malakañca kh±dati p±n²yañca pivati, na arahati kiñci p±paka½ hotunti– upa¹¹h±malakañca kh±di p±n²yañca ap±yi. Tassa ta½ upa¹¹h±malaka½ kh±dita½ tattheva nicch±resi. Atha kho k±ko d±so j²vaka½ kom±rabhacca½ etadavoca– “atthi me, ±cariya, j²vitan”ti? “M±, bhaºe k±ka, bh±yi, tva½ ceva arogo bhavissasi r±j± ca. Caº¹o so r±j± gh±t±peyy±pi ma½, ten±ha½ na nivatt±m²”ti bhaddavatika½ hatthinika½ k±kassa niyy±detv± yena r±jagaha½ tena pakk±mi. Anupubbena yena r±j± m±gadho seniyo bimbis±ro tenupasaªkami; upasaªkamitv± rañño m±gadhassa seniyassa bimbis±rassa etamattha½ ±rocesi. “Suµµhu, bhaºe j²vaka, ak±si yampi na nivatto, caº¹o so r±j± gh±t±peyy±pi tan”ti. Atha kho r±j± pajjoto arogo sam±no j²vakassa kom±rabhaccassa santike d³ta½ p±hesi– “±gacchatu j²vako, vara½ dass±m²”ti. “Ala½, ayyo [deva (sy±.)], adhik±ra½ me devo sarat³”ti.

Pajjotar±javatthu niµµhita½.