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Aŋguttara Nikāya
VIII. Aṭṭhaka Nipāta
I: Mettā Vagga

Namo tassa Bhagavato arahato sammā sambuddhassa

Sutta 1

Mettā-Nisaɱsa Suttaɱ

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 Aŋguttara-Nikāya edited by Prof. E. Hardy, PhD., D.D..

 


 

[1][pts][bodh] Evaɱ me sutaɱ:|| ||

Ekaɱ samayaɱ Bhagavā Sāvatthiyaɱ viharati||
Jetavane Anāthapiṇḍikassa ārāme.|| ||

Tatra kho Bhagavā bhikkhū āmantesi:|| ||

'Bhikkhavo' ti.|| ||

'Bhadante' ti te bhikkhū Bhagavato paccassosuɱ.|| ||

Bhagavā etad avoca:|| ||

2. Mettāya bhikkhave ceto-vimuttiyā āsevitāya bhāvitāya bahulīkatāya yānīkatāya vatthukatāya anuṭṭhitāya paricitāya susamāraddhāya aṭṭhānisaɱsā pāṭikaŋkhā.|| ||

Katame aṭṭha?|| ||

Sukhaɱ supati,||
sukhaɱ paṭibujjhati,||
na pāpakaɱ supinaɱ passati,||
manussānaɱ piyo hoti,||
amanussānaɱ piyo hoti,||
devatā rakkhanti,||
nāssa aggi vā visaɱ vā satthaɱ vā kamati,||
uttariɱ appaṭivijjhanto brahmalokūpago hoti.|| ||

Mettāya bhikkhave ceto-vimuttiyā āsevitāya bhāvitāya bahulīkatāya yānīkatāya vatthukatāya anuṭṭhitāya paricitāya susamāraddhāya ime aṭṭhānisaɱsā pāṭikaŋkhā ti.|| ||

Yo ca mettaɱ bhāvayati,||
appamāṇaɱ patissato||
Tanū saɱyojanā honti,||
passato upadhikkhayaɱ.|| ||

Ekam pi ce pāṇam aduṭṭhacitto,||
mettāyati kusalī tena hoti,||
Sabbe'va pāṇe manasānukampī,||
pahūtamariyo pakaroti puññaɱ.|| ||

Ye sattasaṇḍaɱ paṭhaviɱ vijetvā,||
rājīsayo yajamānānupariyayā,||
Assamedhaɱ purisamedhaɱ,||
sammāpāsaɱ vācapeyyaɱ niraggaḷaɱ.|| ||

Mettassa cittassa subhāvitassa,||
kalam pi te nānubhavanti soḷasiɱ,||
Candappabhā tāragaṇā va sabbe.|| ||

Yo na hanti na ghāteti,||
na jināti na jāpaye,||
Mettaɱso sabbabhūtānaɱ,||
veraɱ tassa na kenacī ti.|| ||

 


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