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Anguttara Nikaya
Pancaka-Nipata
XX. Brahmana Vaggo

Sutta 197

Vassantaraya Suttam

Adapted from the 1995 edition of the digital version of the Sri Lanka Buddha Jayanti Tripitaka Series and proofed against, and mostly resolved to the Pali Text Society Anguttara-Nikaya edited by Prof. E. Hardy, Ph.D., D.D.

 


 

[1][pts]Evam me sutam:|| ||

Ekam samayam Bhagava Savatthiyam viharati.|| ||

Tatra kho Bhagava bhikkhu amantesi:|| ||

"Bhikkhavo" ti.|| ||

"Bhadante" ti te bhikkhu Bhagavato paccassosum.|| ||

Bhagava etad avoca:|| ||

"Panc'ime bhikkhave, vassassa antaraya,||
yam nemitta na jananti,||
yattha nemittanam cakkhum na kamati.|| ||

Katame panca?|| ||

2. Upari bhikkhave, akase tejodhatu pakuppati,||
tena uppanna megha pativigacchanti.|| ||

Ayam bhikkhave, pathamo vassassa antarayo||
yam nemitta na jananti,||
yattha nemittanam cakkhum na kamati.|| ||

3. Puna ca param bhikkhave, upari akase vayodhatu pakuppati,||
tena uppanna megha pativigacchanti.|| ||

Ayam bhikkhave, dutiyo vassassa antarayo||
yam nemitta na jananti,||
yattha nemittanam cakkhum na kamati.|| ||

4. Puna ca param bhikkhave, Rahu Asurindo panina udakam paticchitva mahasamudde chaddeti.|| ||

Ayam bhikkhave, tatiyo vassassa antarayo||
yam nemitta na jananti,||
yattha nemittanam cakkhum na kamati.|| ||

5. Puna ca param bhikkhave, vassavalahaka deva pamatta honti.|| ||

Ayam bhikkhave, catuttho vassassa antarayo||
yam nemitta na jananti,||
yattha nemittanam cakkhum na kamati.|| ||

6. Puna ca param bhikkhave, manussa adhammika honti.|| ||

Ayam bhikkhave, pancamo vassassa antarayo||
yam nemitta na jananti,||
yattha nemittanam cakkhum na kamati.|| ||

Ime kho bhikkhave, panca vassassa antaraya,||
yam nemitta na jananti,||
yattha nemittanam cakkhum na kamati" ti.|| ||

 


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