17. ¾pucchakaraºaniddeso

¾pucchakaraºanti–
161. Anajjhiµµhova therena, p±timokkha½ na uddise;
dhamma½ na kathaye pañha½, na pucche na ca vissaje.
162. ¾pucchitv± kathentassa, puna vu¹¹hatar±game;
puna ±pucchana½ natthi, bhattagge c±numodato.
163. Vasanto ca an±pucch±, vu¹¹henekavih±rake;
na sajjh±yeyya uddesa½, paripucchañca no dade.
164. Dhamma½ na bh±saye d²pa½, na kare na ca vijjhape;
v±tap±na½ kav±µa½ v±, vivareyya thakeyya ca.
165. Caªkame caªkamantopi, vu¹¹hena parivattaye;
yena vu¹¹ho sa saªgh±µi-kaººenena½ na ghaµµayeti.