4: Bhikṣu
Bhikkhuvaggo

 

[50≈ Dhp 361c-f]

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
sabbattha saṁvaro sādhu    sādhu sabbattha saṁvaro |

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
sabbattha saṁvto bhikkhū    sabbadukkhā pramuccati This verse looks like a variation of part of the next verse. There are no parallels to this variation in Ud-v or GDhp.01 ||

 

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
kāyena saṁvaro sādhu    sādhu vācāya saṁvaro,

⏑⏑−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
manasā saṁvaro sādhu    sādhu sabbattha saṁvaro,

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
sabbattha saṁvuto bhikkhu    sabbadukkhā pamuccati.

 

[51 ≈ Dhp 361]

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
kāyena samvaro sādhu    sādhu vācāya saṁvaro |

⏑⏑−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
manasā pi saṁvaro sādhu    sādhu sabbattha saṁvaro |

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
sabbattha saṁvto bhikkhū    sabbadukkhā pramuccati ||

 

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
kāyena saṁvaro sādhu    sādhu vācāya saṁvaro,

⏑⏑−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
manasā saṁvaro sādhu    sādhu sabbattha saṁvaro,

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
sabbattha saṁvuto bhikkhu    sabbadukkhā pamuccati.

 

[52 ≈ Dhp 362]

−⏑−⏑⏑¦−⏑−⏑−¦¦−−−⏑⏑¦−⏑−⏑−    Vaitālīya x 2
hastasaṁyyato We need to scan both the first syllable and the end syllable as light m.c. (hăstasaṁyyatŏ) to give the normal opening.02 pādasaṁyyato    vācāsaṁyyato We need to scan the end syllable as light m.c. (vācāsaṁyyatŏ) to give the normal opening, this reading is then preferable metrically to the Pāḷi which is irregular.03 saṁvtendriyo ||

−−⏑⏑¦−⏑−⏑−¦¦−−−⏑⏑¦−⏑−⏑−−    Vaitālīya / Opacchandasaka
ajjhattarato samāhito    eko saṁtuṣito tam āhu bhikkhuṁ |

 

−⏑−⏑⏑¦−⏑−⏑−¦¦−−⏑−⏑⏑¦−⏑−⏑−    Vetālīya
hatthasaṁyatŏ pādasaṁyato   vācāya saṁyatŏ saṁyatuttamo,

−−⏑⏑¦−⏑−⏑−¦¦−−−⏑⏑¦−⏑−⏑−−    Vetālīya / Opacchandasaka
ajjhattarato samāhito   eko santusito tam āhu bhikkhuṁ.

 

[53 ≈ Dhp 378]

−⏑−−¦−⏑−−¦¦−⏑−⏑¦⏑−⏑−    ravipulā
śāntakāyo śāntacitto    śāntavā susamāhito ||

−⏑−−¦⏑−−−¦¦⏑⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
vāntalokāmiṣo bhikkhū    upaśānto ti vuccati |

 

−⏑−−¦−⏑−−¦¦−⏑−⏑¦⏑−⏑−    ravipulā
santakāyo santavāco    santavā susamāhito

−⏑−−¦⏑−−⏑¦⏑⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
vantalokāmiso bhikkhu    upasanto ti vuccati.

 

[54 ≈ Dhp 363]

−⏑−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−−¦⏑−⏑−
yo mukhe This reading avoids having short syllables in 2nd and 3rd position, as found in the Pāḷi.04 saṁyyato bhikkhū    mantābhāṣī anuddhato ||

−−−−¦⏑−−−¦¦⏑⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
atthaṁ dhammañ ca deśeti    madhuraṁ tassa bhāṣitaṁ |

 

−⏑⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
yo mukhasaṁyato bhikkhu    mantabhāṇī anuddhato,

−−−−¦⏑−−−¦¦⏑⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
atthaṁ dhammañ ca dīpeti    madhuraṁ tassa bhāsitaṁ.

 

[55 ≈ Dhp 365]

−−−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
saṁ lābhaṁ nātimaṁñeyā    nā 'ṁñesaṁ prihayaṁ care ||

−−−⏑¦⏑−−−¦¦⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑−
aṁñesaṁ prihayaṁ bhikkhū    samādhin nādhigacchati |

 

⏑−−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
salābhaṁ nātimaññeyya    nāññesaṁ pihayaṁ care,

−−−⏑¦⏑−−−¦¦⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑−
aññesaṁ pihayaṁ bhikkhu    samādhiṁ nādhigacchati.

 

[56 ≈ Dhp 366]

−⏑−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−−¦⏑−⏑−
appalābho pi ce bhikkhū    saṁ lābhaṁ nātimaṁñati ||

−−−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−−¦⏑−⏑−
taṁ ve devā praśaṁsanti    śuddhājīviṁ atandritaṁ ||

 

−⏑−−¦⏑−−−¦¦⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑−
appalābho pi ce bhikkhu    salābhaṁ nātimaññati,

−−−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−−¦⏑−⏑−
taṁ ve devā pasaṁsanti    suddhājīviṁ atanditaṁ.

 

[57 ≈ Dhp 369]

−⏑−⏑¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
siñca bhikkhu imāṁ nāvāṁ    sittā te laghu hehiti |

−−−−¦⏑−−−¦¦⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑−
hettā rāgañ ca dosaṁ ca    tato nibbāṇam ehisi ||

 

−⏑−⏑¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
siñca bhikkhu imaṁ nāvaṁ    sittā te lahum essati,

−−−−¦⏑−−−¦¦⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑−
chetvā rāgañ ca dosañ ca    tato nibbānam ehisi.

 

[58a ≈ Ud-v 32.23]

⏑−⏑−¦−⏑⏑−¦¦⏑⏑−⏑¦⏑−⏑−    bhavipulā
udāggracitto sumano    adhibhūya priyā 'priyaṁ ||

⏑−−−¦⏑⏑⏑−¦¦⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑−    navipulā
tato prāmojjabahulo    sato bhikkhū parivraje |

 

⏑−⏑−¦−⏑⏑−¦¦⏑⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−    bhavipulā
udagracittaḥ sumanā    hy abhibhūya priyāpriyam |

−−⏑⏑¦⏑−−−¦¦−−⏑⏑¦⏑−⏑−
prāmodyabahulo bhikṣur    duḥkhakṣayam avāpnuyāt ||

 

[59 a-d ≈ Dhp 368; ef cf. Dhp 23cd]

−−⏑−¦−,[−]−−¦¦⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑−    mavipulā
mettāvihārī bhikkhū The metre is faulty, and we should read yo here as in the Pāḷi.05    prasanno buddhaśāsane ||

⏑⏑−⏑¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
paṭivijjhi padaṁ śāntaṁ    saṁkhāropaśamaṁ sukhaṁ |

−−⏑−¦−,−−−¦¦−−−−¦⏑−⏑−    mavipulā
dṣṭe va dhamme nibbāṇaṁ    yogacchemaṁ anuttaraṁ ||

 

−−⏑−¦−,−−−¦¦⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑−    mavipulā
mettāvihārī yo bhikkhu    pasanno buddhasāsane,

⏑⏑−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
adhigacche padaṁ santaṁ    saṅkhārūpasamaṁ sukhaṁ.

————

⏑−⏑−¦−,−−−¦¦−−−−¦⏑−⏑−    mavipulā
phusanti dhīrā nibbānaṁ    yogakkhemaṁ anuttaraṁ.

 

[60 ≈ Dhp 373]

−−−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
suṁñā 'gāraṁ praviṣṭassa    śāntacittassa bhikkhuṇo |

⏑−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−−¦⏑−⏑−
amānuṣā ratī hoti    sammaṁ dhammaṁ vipaśśato ||

 

−−−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
suññāgāraṁ paviṭṭhassa    santacittassa bhikkhuno,

⏑−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−−¦⏑−⏑−
amānusī ratī hoti    sammā dhammaṁ vipassato.

 

[61 ≈ Dhp 374]

⏑−⏑−¦−⏑⏑−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−    bhavipulā
yathā yathā sammasati    khandhānām udayavyayaṁ |

⏑⏑−−−¦⏑−−−¦¦⏑⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑−
labhate cittassa prāmojjaṁ I count pr- as not making position to give the pathyā cadence.06    amatā hetaṁ vijānato ||

 

⏑−⏑−¦−⏑⏑−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−    bhavipulā
yato yato sammasati    khandhānaṁ udayabbayaṁ

⏑⏑−−¦⏑−−−¦¦⏑⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
labhatī pītipāmojjaṁ    amataṁ taṁ vijānataṁ.

 

[62 ≈ Dhp 372]

−⏑−⏑¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
nāsti jhānam apraṁñassa I count -pr- in this word and in praṁñā in line c as not making position to give pathyā cadences. Otherwise we both times have ill-formed mavipulā lines.07    praṁñā nāsti ajhāyato |

−⏑−−¦⏑−−−¦¦⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑−
yamhi jhānañ ca praṁñā ca    sa ve nibbāṇasantike ||

 

−⏑−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
natthi jhānaṁ apaññassa    paññā natthi ajhāyato,

−⏑−−¦⏑−−−¦¦⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑−
yamhi jhānañ ca paññā ca    sa ve nibbānasantike.

 

[63 ≈ Dhp 375]

−−⏑−¦−⏑⏑−¦¦⏑⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−    bhavipulā
tatthāyam ādī This is probably a scribal error for ādi.08 bhavati    iha praṁñassa bhikkhuṇo |

−⏑⏑−¦−,−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−    mavipulā
indriyagottī sāntoṣṭī    prātimokkhe ca saṁvaro ||

 

−−⏑−¦⏑⏑⏑−¦¦⏑⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−    navipulā
tatrāyam ādi bhavati    idha paññassa bhikkhuno:

−⏑⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
indriyagutti santuṭṭhī    pātimokkhe ca saṁvaro.

 

[64a-e ≈ 376a-e; f ≈ Sn 1039d]

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−−¦⏑−⏑−
mitte bhajetha kallāṇe    śuddhājīvī atandrito |

⏑⏑−⏑¦⏑−−−¦¦−−⏑⏑¦⏑−⏑−
paṭisandharavaṭṭi ssa    ācārakuśalo siyā |

⏑−−−¦⏑⏑⏑−¦¦⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑−    navipulā
tato prāmojjabahulo    sato bhikkhū parivraje ||

 

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−−¦⏑−⏑−
mitte bhajassu kalyāṇe    suddhājīve atandite,

⏑⏑−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−⏑⏑¦⏑−⏑−
paṭisanthāravuttassa    ācārakusalo siyā,

⏑−−−¦⏑⏑⏑−¦¦−−−−¦⏑−⏑−    bhavipulā
tato pāmojjabahulo    dukkhassantaṁ karissati.

————

⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑−
sato bhikkhū paribbaje

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