25: Mitravarga

 

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aśrāddhebhiḥ kadaryebhiḥ piśunair vibhūtinandibhiḥ |

−−−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑− This pādayuga has 9 syllables in the even line.01
sākhyaṁ kurvīta na prājñaḥ    saṁgatiḥ pāpair hi pāpikā || 25.1 [538]

 

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śrāddhebhiḥ peśalebhiś ca śīlavadbhir bahuśrutaiḥ |

−−−−¦⏑−−−¦¦−⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑− This pādayuga also has 9 syllables in the even line.02
sākhyaṁ kurvīta saprajñaḥ saṁgatir bhadrair hi bhadrikā || 25.2 [539]

 

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na bhajet pāpaka mitraṁ na bhajet puruṣādhamam |

⏑−⏑−¦−,−−−¦¦⏑−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−    mavipulā
bhajeta mitraṁ kalyāṇaṁ bhajed uttamapūruṣam || 25.3 [540]

 

−−⏑−¦−⏑−−¦¦⏑−−−¦⏑−⏑−    ravipulā
addhā narāḥ sevitavyāḥ śrutāḍhyāḥ sthānacintakāḥ |.

−−⏑−¦−,⏑⏑¦−⏑−−    Triṣṭubh x 2 Reading śr- in śrutvā as not making position to give the normal opening, though śrutvā elsewhere (104c) does make position.03
teṣāṁ hi śrutvā tu subhāṣitāni

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vināpi tebhyo labhate viśeṣam || 25.4 [541]

 

−⏑⏑⏑⏑¦−⏑−⏑−−    Aupacchandasaka
hīyati puruṣo nihīnasevī

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na tu khalu hāyeta tulyasevī |

−⏑⏑⏑⏑¦−⏑−⏑−− Reading śr- in śraiṣṭhyaṁ as not making position to give the normal cadence.04
śreṣṭham upagato hy upaiti śraiṣṭhyaṁ

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tasmāc chreṣṭham ihātmano bhajeta || 25.5 [542]

 

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śreyo hi labhate nityaṁ yaḥ śreṣṭhān upasevate |

−⏑−−¦⏑⏑⏑−¦¦−−−⏑¦⏑−⏑−    navipulā
prajñayā cottamatamāṁ śīlenopaśamena ca || 25.6 [543]

 

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pūtimatsyāṁ kuśāgreṇa yo naro hy upanahyate |

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kuśāpi pūtikā vānti hy evaṁ pāpopasevanāḥ || 25.7 [544]

 

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tagaraṁ palāśapatreṇa yo naro hy upanahyati |

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patrāṇy api sugandhīni sad evaṁ saṁgamāt satām || 25.8 [545]

 

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akurvann api pāpāni kurvāṇam upasevate |

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śaṅkito bhavati pāpasya avarṇaś cāsya vardhate || 25.9 [546]

 

−−⏑−¦−,−−−¦¦−−−−¦⏑−⏑−    mavipulā
saṁsevamānaḥ pāpo hi saṁspṣṭaḥ saṁspśet parān |

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śaro liptaḥ kalāpasthān aliptān upalimpati |

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upalepabhayād dhīro naiva pāpasakhā bhavet || 25.10 [547]

 

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yādśaṁ kurute mitraṁ yādśaṁ copasevate |

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na cirāt tādśo bhavati saṁsevā hy asya tādśī || 25.11 [548]

 

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tasmāt phalapuṭasyaiva dṣṭvā saṁpākam ātmanaḥ |

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asanto nopaseveta santaḥ seveta paṇḍitaḥ || 25.12 [549]

 

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yāvajjīvaṁ pi ced bālaḥ paṇḍitāṁ paryupāsate |

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na sa dharmaṁ vijānāti darvī sūparasān iva || 25.13 [550]

 

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muhūrtam api saprajñaḥ paṇḍitāṁ paryupāsate |

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sa vai dharmaṁ vijānāti jihvā sūparasān iva || 25.14 [551]

 

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yāvajjīvaṁ pi ced bālaḥ paṇḍitāṁ paryupāsate |

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na sa dharmaṁ vijānāti prajñā hy asya na vidyate || 25.15 [552]

 

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muhūrtam api saprajñaḥ paṇḍitāṁ paryupāsate |

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sa vai dharmaṁ vijānāti prajñā tasya hi vidyate || 25.16 [553]

 

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yāvajjīvaṁ pi ced bālaḥ paṇḍitāṁ paryupāsate |

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na sa dharmaṁ vijānāti samyaksaṁbuddhadeśitam || 25.17 [554]

 

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muhūrtam api saprajñaḥ paṇḍitāṁ paryupāsate |

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sa vai dharmaṁ vijānāti samyaksaṁbuddhadeśitam || 25.18 [555]

 

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ekam arthapadaṁ proktaṁ paṇḍitasyārthakārakam |

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bālasya tu na ktyāya syāt sarvaṁ buddhabhāṣitam || 25.19 [556]

 

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bālaḥ padasahasreṇa padam ekaṁ na budhyate |

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padenaikena medhāvī padānāṁ vindate śatam || 25.20 [557]

 

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amitraḥ paṇḍitaḥ śreyāṁ na tu bālo 'nukampakaḥ |

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bālo 'nukampamāno hi narakān upakarṣati || 25.21 [558]

 

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yo jānīyād ahaṁ bāla iti bālaḥ sa paṇḍitaḥ |

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bālaḥ paṇḍitamānī tu bāla eva nirucyate || 25.22 [559]

 

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yac ca bālaḥ praśaṁseta yac ca nindeta paṇḍitaḥ |

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nindā tu paṇḍitāc chreṣṭhā na tu bālāt praśaṁsanā || 25.23 [560]

 

−−⏑−¦−⏑⏑−¦¦⏑⏑−−¦⏑−⏑−    bhavipulā
bālaṁ na paśyec chṇuyān na ca no tena saṁvaset |

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duḥkho bālair hi saṁvāso hy amitreṇaiva sarvaśaḥ |

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dhīrais tu sukhasaṁvāso jñātīnām iva saṁgramaḥ || 25.24 [561]

 

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dhīraṁ prājñaṁ niṣeveta śīlavantaṁ bahuśrutam |

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dhaureyaṁ javasaṁpannaṁ candraṁ tārāgaṇā iva || 25.25 [562]

 

|| mitravargaḥ 25 || ||