Khuddakapāṭha

5: Maṅgalasuttaṁ Be: Maṅgalasutta, (in crude form) here and in the titles from here on.01

 

evaṁ me sutaṁ:
ekaṁ samayaṁ bhagavā sāvatthiyaṁ viharati jetavane anāthapiṇḍikassa ārāme. atha kho aññatarā devatā abhikkantāya rattiyā, abhikkantavaṇṇā kevalakappaṁ jetavanaṁ obhāsetvā, yena bhagavā tenupasaṅkami, upasaṅkamitvā bhagavantaṁ abhivādetvā ekamantaṁ aṭṭhāsi. ekamantaṁ ṭhitā kho sā devatā bhagavantaṁ gāthāya ajjhabhāsi:

⏑−−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−⏑¦⏑−⏑−    pathyā From here on in this, and in suttas nos 7 & 8, the lines should be understood as Siloka, unless otherwise stated.02
“bahū devā manussā ca ~ maṅgalāni acintayuṁ

−−⏑−¦−−−−¦¦−⏑−⏑¦⏑−⏑−    mavipulā
ākaṅkhamānā sotthānaṁ: ~ brūhi maṅgalam-uttamaṁ.” [1]

 

⏑−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
“asevanā ca bālānaṁ, ~ paṇḍitānañ-ca sevanā,

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
pūjā ca pūjanīyānaṁ: Ee, Be: pūjaneyyānaṁ.03 ~ etaṁ maṅgalam-uttamaṁ. [2]

 

⏑⏑−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−⏑⏑¦⏑−⏑−
paṭirūpadesavāso ca, ~ pubbe ca katapuññatā,

−⏑−−¦⏑⏑⏑−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−   navipulā
attasammāpaṇidhi ca: ~ etaṁ maṅgalam-uttamaṁ. [3]

 

−⏑−−¦⏑−−−¦¦⏑⏑−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
bāhusaccañ-ca sippañ-ca, ~ vinayo ca susikkhito,

⏑−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
subhāsitā ca yā vācā: ~ etaṁ maṅgalam-uttamaṁ. [4]

 

−−⏑⏑¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
mātāpituupaṭṭhānaṁ, ~ puttadārassa saṅgaho,

⏑−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
anākulā ca kammantā: ~ etaṁ maṅgalam-uttamaṁ. [5]

 

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
dānañ-ca dhammacariyā ca, ~ ñātakānañ-ca saṅgaho,

⏑⏑−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
anavajjāni kammāni: ~ etaṁ maṅgalam-uttamaṁ. [6]

 

−⏑−⏑¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
āratī Ee, Ce: ārati.04 viratī Ce: virati.05 pāpā, ~ majjapānā ca saññamo, Be: saṁyamo.06

−⏑−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
appamādo ca dhammesu: ~ etaṁ maṅgalam-uttamaṁ. [7]

 

−⏑−⏑¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
gāravo ca nivāto ca, ~ santuṭṭhī ca kataññutā,

−−⏑−¦⏑⏑⏑−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−    navipulā
kālena dhammasavaṇaṁ: Be: dhammassavanaṁ.07 ~ etaṁ maṅgalam-uttamaṁ. [8]

 

−−⏑−¦⏑−⏑−¦¦⏑⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−    Anuṭṭhubha
khantī ī is m.c. to avoid the opening ⏓⏑⏑.08 ca sovacassatā, ~ samaṇānañ-ca dassanaṁ,

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
kālena dhammasākacchā: ~ etaṁ maṅgalam-uttamaṁ. [9]

 

⏑−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−
tapo ca brahmacariyañ-ca, ~ ariyasaccāna' Loss of niggahīta m.c. It seems better to regard ariya as containing a sarabhatti vowel, and not as resolved as Norman (GD II, p. 199) suggests.09 dassanaṁ,

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
nibbāna Ce: nibbāṇa here and elsewhere.10 sacchikiriyā ca: ~ etaṁ maṅgalam-uttamaṁ. [10]

 

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
phuṭṭhassa Ce: puṭṭhassa.11 lokadhammehi, ~ cittaṁ yassa na kampati,

⏑−−⏑¦⏑−−−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
asokaṁ virajaṁ khemaṁ: ~ etaṁ maṅgalam-uttamaṁ. [11]

 

−−⏑−¦⏑−−−¦¦−−⏑⏑¦⏑−⏑−
etādisāni katvāna, ~ sabbattha-m-aparājitā,

−−⏑−¦−−−−¦¦−−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−
sabbattha sotthiṁ gacchanti: ~ taṁ tesaṁ maṅgalam-uttaman”-ti. Ee: uttamaṁ (omit ti), note that this line has 9 syllabes through the inclusion of taṁ. The quotation marker is outside the metre.12 [12]

Maṅgalasuttaṁ Niṭṭhitaṁ Ce, Be: Maṅgalasuttaṁ, both omit niṭṭhitaṁ here and in the following suttas.13