Ganth±rambhakath±vaŗŗan±

(Ka) etth±ha– katam± khuddasikkh±, katha½ sikkhitabb±, kasm± sikkhitabb±, ke sikkhanti, ke sikkhitasikkh±ti? Vuccate– adhis²la-adhicitta-adhipańń±vasena tisso sikkh±, ganthavasenettha saŖkhipitv± vuttatt± tadd²pano gantho “khuddasikkh±”ti vuccati, atha v± “khudda½ anelaka½ madhupaµalan”ti-±d²ni viya sikkh±k±m±na½ madhurat±ya khudd± ca t± sikkh± c±ti khuddasikkh±, atha v± “khuddaputtamhi samaŗa posa man”ti-±d²su viya bahuvidhatt±pi khudd± ca t± sikkhitabbato sikkh± c±ti khuddasikkh±. Adhis²lasikkh± panettha c±rittav±rittavasena duvidhampi s²la½ yath±nusiµµha½ paµipajjam±nena tappaµipakkhe kilese tadaŖgappah±navasena pajahantena sikkhitabb±, adhicittasikkh± pana yath±vuttesu ±rammaŗesu abhiyogakaraŗavasena jh±nappaµipakkh±na½ n²varaŗagaŗ±na½ vikkhambhanappah±na½ kurum±nena sikkhitabb±, adhipańń±sikkh± pana yath±nur³pa½ samucchedavasena s±nusaye kilese samucchindantena sikkhitabb±.
Kasm± sikkhitabb±ti ettha–
J±ti-±d²hi dukkhehi, anekehi upadduta½;
khandhaloka½ jahitv±na, pattu½ khema½ pura½ siva½.
Kaly±ŗaputhujjanena saha satta sekkh± sikkhanti. Arahanto sikkhitasikkh±.
Ye v²tamoh± munipuŖgavassa;
sissesu agg± munin± pasatth±;
te t²su sikkh±su samattasikkh±;
tato pare kena samattasikkh±ti.
¾ditoti ettha ±dimhiyev±ti attho, ±dito paµµh±y±ti v±. Upasampannena ca upasampann±ya ca sikkhitabba½ upasampannasikkhitabba½. Saha m±tik±ya sam±tika½. Pubbe vuttappak±ra½ khuddasikkha½ pavakkh±mi ±darena, pak±rena v± vakkh±mi ratanattaya½ vanditv±ti attho. Apica thero ±ditoti vacanena saddh±pabbajit±na½ kulaputt±na½ ±lasiyadosena appaµipajjant±na½ ańń±ŗadosena ańńath± paµipajjant±na½ sa½vega½ janeti. Katha½? Atidullabha½ khaŗasamav±ya½ paµilabhitv± taŖkhaŗa½ na kus²tena v± niratthakakath±pasutena v± v²tin±metabba½, ki½ k±tabba½? ¾dito paµµh±ya nirantarameva t²su sikkh±su ±daro janetabboti. Etth±ha– ki½ ta½ ratanattaya½ n±ma, ya½ vanditv± thero khuddasikkha½ pavakkhat²ti? Vuccate– buddharatana½ dhammaratana½ saŖgharatananti im±ni t²ŗi ratan±ni. T±ni hi ratijananaµµhena “ratan±n²”ti vuccanti. Apica–
“Citt²kata½ mahagghańca, atula½ dullabhadassana½;
anomasattaparibhoga½, ratana½ tena vuccat²”ti. (D². n². aµµha. 2.33; sa½. ni. aµµha. 3.5.223; khu. p±. aµµha. 6.3; su. ni. aµµha. 1.226; mah±ni. aµµha. 50; ud±. aµµha. 45)–
Imiss± g±th±ya vasena ratanattho veditabbo.