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Majjhima Nikāya
§ III. Upari Paṇṇāsa
3. Suññata Vagga

Sutta 121

Cūḷa Suññata Suttaɱ

Adapted from the 1995 edition of the digital version of the Sri Lanka Buddha Jayanti Tripitaka Series.

 


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[1][chlm][pts][nymo][ntbb][than][olds][upal] Evaɱ me sutaɱ:|| ||

Ekaɱ samayaɱ Bhagavā Sāvatthīyaɱ viharati||
Pubbārāme Migāra-mātu pāsāde.|| ||

[2][pts][nymo][ntbb][than][olds] Atha kho āyasmā Ānando sāyaṇha-samayaɱ paṭisallāṇā vuṭṭhito yena Bhagavā ten'upasankami,||
upasankamitvā Bhagavantaɱ abhivādetvā eka-m-antaɱ nisīdi.|| ||

Eka-m-antaɱ nisinno kho||
āyasmā Ānando Bhagavantaɱ etad avoca:|| ||

[3][pts][nymo][ntbb][than][olds] "Ekam idaɱ bhante, samayaɱ Bhagavā Sakkesu viharati||
Nāgarakaɱ nāma Sakkānaɱ nigamo.|| ||

Tattha me bhante, Bhagavato||
sammukhā sutaɱ||
sammukhā paṭiggahitaɱ:|| ||

'Suññatā-vihārenāhaɱ Ānanda,||
etarahi bahulaɱ viharāmī' ti.|| ||

Kacci me taɱ bhante,||
sussutaɱ suggahītaɱ||
sumana-sikataɱ sūpadhāritan" ti?|| ||

"Taggha te etaɱ Ānanda,||
sussutaɱ suggahītaɱ||
sumana-sikataɱ sūpadhāritaɱ.|| ||

Pubbe c'āhaɱ Ānanda,||
etarahi ca||
suññatā-vihārena bahulaɱ viharāmi.|| ||

[4][pts][nymo][ntbb][than][olds] Seyyathā pi Ānanda, ayaɱ Migara-mātu pāsādo||
suñño hatthi-gavāssavaṭ avena,||
suñño jāta-rūpa-rajatena,||
suñño itthi purisa-sanni-pātena,||
atthi c'ev'idaɱ asuññataɱ||
yad idaɱ bhikkhu-sanghaɱ paṭicca ekattaɱ.|| ||

Evam eva kho Ānanda,||
bhikkhu a-mana-sikaritvā gāma-saññaɱ,||
a-mana-sikaritvā manussa-saññaɱ,||
arañña-saññaɱ paṭicca mana-sikaroti ekattaɱ.|| ||

Tassa arañña-saññāya||
cittaɱ pakkhandati||
pasīdati||
santi-ṭ-ṭhati||
vimuccati.|| ||

So evaɱ pajānāti:

'Ye assu darathā gāma-saññaɱ paṭicca,||
te'dha na santi.|| ||

Ye assu darathā manussa-saññaɱ paṭicca||
te'dha na santi.|| ||

Atthi c'evāyaɱ daratha-mattā||
yad idaɱ arañña-saññaɱ paṭicca ekattan' ti.|| ||

So suññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ gāma-saññāyāti pajānāti.|| ||

Suññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ manussa-saññāyāti pajānāti.|| ||

Atthi c'ev'idaɱ asuññataɱ||
yad idaɱ arañña-saññaɱ paṭicca ekattan' ti.|| ||

Iti yaɱ hi kho tattha na hoti,||
tena taɱ suññaɱ samanupassati.|| ||

Yaɱ pi tattha [105] avasiṭṭhaɱ hoti||
'taɱ santaɱ idaɱ atthī' ti pajānāti.|| ||

Evam pi'ssa esā Ānanda,||
yathābuccā avipallatthā||
parisuddhā||
'suññatā-vakkan' ti bhavati.|| ||

[5][pts][nymo][ntbb][than][olds] Puna ca paraɱ Ānanda,||
bhikkhu a-mana-sikaritvā manussa-saññaɱ||
a-mana-sikaritvā arañña-saññaɱ||
paṭhavi-saññaɱ paṭicca mana-sikaroti ekattaɱ.|| ||

Tassa paṭhavi-saññāya||
cittaɱ pakkhandati||
pasīdati||
santi-ṭ-ṭhati vimuccati.|| ||

Seyyathā pi Ānanda,||
usabhacammaɱ saɱkusatena suvihataɱ vigatavasikaɱ||
evam eva kho Ānanda,||
bhikkhu yaɱ imissā paṭhaviyā||
ukkūlavikūlaɱ||
nadī-viduggaɱ||
khāṇukaṇṭakādhāraɱ||
pabbata-visamaɱ,||
taɱ sabbaɱ a-mana-sikaritvā paṭhavi-saññaɱ paṭicca mana-sikaroti ekattaɱ.|| ||

Tassa paṭhavi-saññāya||
cittaɱ pakkhandati||
pasīdati||
santi-ṭ-ṭhati vimuccati.|| ||

So evaɱ pajānāti:|| ||

'Ye assu darathā manussa-saññaɱ paṭicca,||
te'dha na santi.|| ||

Ye assu darathā arañña-saññaɱ paṭicca,||
te'dha na santi.|| ||

Atthi c'evāyaɱ daratha-mattā||
yad idaɱ paṭhavi-saññaɱ paṭicca ekattan' ti.|| ||

'So puññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ manussa-saññāyā' ti pajānāti.|| ||

'Suññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ arañña-saññāyā' ti pajānāti.|| ||

'Atthi c'ev'idaɱ asuññataɱ yad idaɱ paṭhavi-saññaɱ paṭicca ekattan' ti.|| ||

Iti yaɱ hi kho tattha na hoti,||
tena taɱ suññaɱ samanupassati.|| ||

Yaɱ pi tattha avasiṭṭhaɱ hoti||
'taɱ santaɱ idaɱ atthī' ti pajānāti.|| ||

Evam pi'ssa esā Ānanda,||
yathābuccā avipallatthā||
parisuddhā||
'suññatā-vakkan' ti bhavati.|| ||

[6][pts][nymo][ntbb][than][olds] Puna ca paraɱ Ānanda,||
bhikkhu a-mana-sikaritvā arañña-saññaɱ a-mana-sikaritvā paṭhavi-saññaɱ Ākāsanañ-c'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca mana-sikaroti ekattaɱ.|| ||

Tassa Ākāsanañ-c'āyatanasaññāya cittaɱ pakkhandati pasīdati santi-ṭ-ṭhati vimuccati.|| ||

So evaɱ pajānāti:||
Ye assu darathā arañña-saññaɱ paṭicca,||
te'dha na santi.|| ||

Ye assu darathā [106] paṭhavi-saññaɱ paṭacca te'dha na santi.|| ||

Atthi c'evāyaɱ daratha-mattā yad idaɱ Ākāsanañ-c'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca ekattan' ti.|| ||

So Suññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ arañña saññāyāti pajānāti.|| ||

Suññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ paṭhavi-saññāyāti pajānāti.|| ||

Atthi c'ev'idaɱ asuññataɱ yad idaɱ Ākāsanañ-c'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca ekattan ti.|| ||

Iti yaɱ hi kho tattha na hoti,||
tena taɱ suññaɱ samanupassati.|| ||

Yaɱ pi tattha avasiṭṭhaɱ hoti||
'taɱ santaɱ idaɱ atthī' ti pajānāti.|| ||

Evam pi'ssa esā Ānanda,||
yathābuccā avipallatthā||
parisuddhā||
'suññatā-vakkan' ti bhavati.|| ||

[7][pts][nymo][ntbb][than][olds] Puna ca paraɱ Ānanda,||
bhikkhu a-mana-sikaritvā paṭhavi-saññaɱ,||
a-mana-sikaritvā Ākāsanañ-c'āyatana-saññaɱ,||
Viññāṇañ-c'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca mana-sikaroti ekattaɱ.|| ||

Tassa Viññāṇañ-c'āyatanasaññāya cittaɱ pakkhandati pasīdati santi-ṭ-ṭhati vimuccati.|| ||

So evaɱ pajānāti:||
Ye assu darathā paṭhavi-saññaɱ paṭicca,||
te'dha na santi.|| ||

Ye assu darathā Ākāsanañ-c'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca te'dha na santi.|| ||

Atthi c'evāyaɱ daratha-mattā yad idaɱ Viññāṇañ-c'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca ekattan' ti.|| ||

So Suññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ paṭhavi-saññāyāti pajānāti.|| ||

Suññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ Ākāsanañ-c'āyatanasaññāyāti pajānāti.|| ||

Atthi c'ev'idaɱ asuññataɱ yad idaɱ Viññāṇañ-c'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca ekattan ti.|| ||

Iti yaɱ hi kho tattha na hoti,||
tena taɱ suññaɱ samanupassati.|| ||

Yaɱ pi tattha avasiṭṭhaɱ hoti||
'taɱ santaɱ idaɱ atthī' ti pajānāti.|| ||

Evam pi'ssa esā Ānanda,||
yathābuccā avipallatthā||
parisuddhā||
'suññatā-vakkan' ti bhavati.|| ||

[8][pts][nymo][ntbb][than][olds] Puna ca paraɱ Ānanda,||
bhikkhu a-mana-sikaritvā Ākāsanañ-c'āyatana-saññaɱ a-mana-sikaritvā Viññāṇañ-c'āyatana-saññaɱ Ākiñ caññ'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca mana-sikaroti ekattaɱ.|| ||

Tassa Ākiñ caññ'āyatanasaññāya cittaɱ pakkhandati pasīdati santi-ṭ-ṭhati vimuccati.|| ||

So evaɱ pajānāti:||
Ye assu darathā Ākāsanañ-c'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca te'dha na santi.|| ||

Ye assu darathā Viññāṇañ-c'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca, te'dha na santi.|| ||

Atthi c'evāyaɱ daratha-mattā,||
yad idaɱ Ākiñ caññ'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca ekattan' ti.|| ||

So Suññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ Ākāsanañ-c'āyatanasaññāyāti pajānāti.|| ||

Suññam [107] idaɱ saññā-gataɱ Viññāṇañ-c'āyatanasaññāyāti pajānāti.|| ||

Atthi c'ev'idaɱ asuññataɱ yad idaɱ Ākiñ caññ'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca ekattan ti.|| ||

Iti yaɱ hi kho tattha na hoti,||
tena taɱ suññaɱ samanupassati.|| ||

Yaɱ pi tattha avasiṭṭhaɱ hoti||
'taɱ santaɱ idaɱ atthī' ti pajānāti.|| ||

Evam pi'ssa esā Ānanda,||
yathābuccā avipallatthā||
parisuddhā||
'suññatā-vakkan' ti bhavati.|| ||

[9][pts][nymo][ntbb][than][olds] Puna ca paraɱ Ānanda,||
bhikkhu a-mana-sikaritvā Viññāṇañ-c'āyatana-saññaɱ a-mana-sikaritvā Ākiñ caññ'āyatana-saññaɱ N'eva-saññā-nā-saññ'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca mana-sikaroti ekattaɱ.|| ||

Tassa N'eva-saññā-nā-saññ'āyatanasaññāya cittaɱ pakkhandati pasīdati santi-ṭ-ṭhati vimuccati.|| ||

So evaɱ pajānāti:||
Ye assu darathā Viññāṇañ-c'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca,||
te'dha na santi.|| ||

Ye assu darathā Ākiñ caññ'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca,||
te'dha na santi.|| ||

Atthi c'evāyaɱ daratha-mattā,||
yad idaɱ N'eva-saññā-nā-saññ'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca ekattan' ti.|| ||

So Suññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ Viññāṇañ-c'āyatanasaññāyāti pajānāti.|| ||

Suññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ Ākiñ caññ'āyatanasaññāyāti pajānāti.|| ||

Atthi c'ev'idaɱ asuññataɱ yad idaɱ N'eva-saññā-nā-saññ'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca ekattan ti.|| ||

Iti yaɱ hi kho tattha na hoti,||
tena taɱ suññaɱ samanupassati.|| ||

Yaɱ pi tattha avasiṭṭhaɱ hoti||
'taɱ santaɱ idaɱ atthī' ti pajānāti.|| ||

Evam pi'ssa esā Ānanda,||
yathābuccā avipallatthā||
parisuddhā||
'suññatā-vakkan' ti bhavati.|| ||

[10][pts][nymo][ntbb][than][olds] Puna ca paraɱ Ānanda,||
bhikkhu a-mana-sikaritvā Ākiñ caññ'āyatana-saññaɱ a-mana-sikaritvā N'eva-saññā-nā-saññ'āyatana-saññaɱ animittaɱ ceto-samādhiɱ paṭicca mana-sikaroti ekattaɱ.|| ||

Tassa animitte ceto-samādhimhi cittaɱ pakkhandati pasīdati santi-ṭ-ṭhati vimuccati.|| ||

So evaɱ pajānāti:||
ye assu darathā ākiñ cakaññāyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca,||
te'dha na santi.||
Ye assu darathā N'eva-saññā-nā-saññ'āyatana-saññaɱ paṭicca,||
te'dha na santi.|| ||

Atthi c'evāyaɱ daratha-mattā yad idaɱ imam eva kāyaɱ paṭicca saḷāyatanikaɱ [108] jīvitapaccayā ti.|| ||

So Suññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ Ākiñ caññ'āyatanasaññāyāti pajānāti.|| ||

Suññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ N'eva-saññā-nā-saññ'āyatanasaññāyāti pajānāti.|| ||

Atthi c'ev'idaɱ asuññataɱ yad idaɱ imam eva kāyaɱ paṭicca saḷāyatanikaɱ jīvitapaccayāti.|| ||

Iti yaɱ hi kho tattha na hoti,||
tena taɱ suññaɱ samanupassati.|| ||

Yaɱ pi tattha avasiṭṭhaɱ hoti||
'taɱ santaɱ idaɱ atthī' ti pajānāti.|| ||

Evam pi'ssa esā Ānanda,||
yathābuccā avipallatthā||
parisuddhā||
'suññatā-vakkan' ti bhavati.|| ||

[11][pts][nymo][ntbb][than][olds] Puna ca paraɱ Ānanda,||
bhikkhu a-mana-sikaritvā Ākiñ caññ'āyatana-saññaɱ a-mana-sikaritvā N'eva-saññā-nā-saññ'āyatana-saññaɱ animittaɱ ceto-samādhiɱ paṭicca mana-sikaroti ekattaɱ.|| ||

Tassa animitte ceto-samādhimhi cittaɱ pakkhandati pasīdati santi-ṭ-ṭhati vimuccati.|| ||

So evaɱ pajānāti:||
ayam pi kho animitto ceto-samādhi abhisankhato ābhisañcetayiko yaɱ kho pana kiñci abhisankhataɱ ābhisañcetanitaɱ,||
tad aniccaɱ nirodha-dhamman ti pajānāti.|| ||

Tassa evaɱ jānato evaɱ passato kāmāsavā pi cittaɱ vimuccati.|| ||

Bhavāsavā pi cittaɱ vimuccati.|| ||

Avijjāsavā pi cittaɱ vimuccati.|| ||

Vimuttasmiɱ vimuttam iti ñāṇaɱ hoti.|| ||

'Khīṇā jāti,||
vusitaɱ Brahma-cariyaɱ,||
kataɱ karaṇīyaɱ,||
nāparaɱ itthattāyā' ti pajānāti.|| ||

[12][pts][nymo][ntbb][than][olds] So evaɱ pajānāti:||
Ye assu darathā kāmāsavaɱ paṭicca,||
te'dha na santi.|| ||

Ye assu darathā bhavāsavaɱ paṭicca te'dha na santi.|| ||

Ye assu darathā avijjāsavaɱ paṭicca,||
te'dha na santi.|| ||

Atthi c'evāyaɱ darathamatthā,||
yad idaɱ imam eva kāyaɱ paṭicca saḷāyatanikaɱ jīvitapaccayā ti.|| ||

So Suññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ kāmāsavenāti pajānāti.|| ||

Suññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ bhavāsavenāti pajānāti.|| ||

Suññam idaɱ saññā-gataɱ avijjāsavenāti pajānāti.|| ||

Atthi c'ev'idaɱ asuññataɱ yad idaɱ imam eva kāyaɱ paṭicca saḷāyatanikaɱ jīvitapaccayā ti.|| ||

Iti yaɱ hi kho tattha na hoti,||
tena taɱ suññaɱ samanupassati.|| ||

Yaɱ pi tattha avasiṭṭhaɱ hoti||
'taɱ santaɱ idaɱ atthī' ti pajānāti.|| ||

Evam pi'ssa esā Ānanda,||
yathābuccā [109] avipallatthā||
parisuddhā||
paramānuttarā||
'suññatā-vakkan' ti bhavati.|| ||

[13][pts][nymo][ntbb][than][olds] Ye hi keci Ānanda,||
atītam addhānaɱ samaṇā vā brāhmaṇā vā parisuddhaɱ paramānuttaraɱ suññataɱ upasampajja vihariɱsu.|| ||

Sabb'ete imaɱ yeva parisuddhaɱ paramānuttaraɱ suññataɱ upasampajja vihariɱsu.|| ||

Ye hi keci Ānanda,||
anāgatam addhānaɱ samaṇā vā brāhmaṇā vā parisuddhaɱ paramānuttaraɱ suññataɱ upasampajja viharisasanti.|| ||

Sabb'ete imaɱ yeva parisuddhaɱ paramānuttaraɱ suññataɱ upasampajja vihari-s-santi.|| ||

Ye hi keci Ānanda,||
etarahi samaṇā vā brāhmaṇā vā parisuddhaɱ paramānuttaraɱ suññataɱ upasampajajja viharanti.|| ||

Sabb'ete imaɱ yeva parisuddhaɱ paramānuttaraɱ suññataɱ upasampajja viharanti.|| ||

Tasmā ti ha Ānanda,||
parisuddhaɱ paramānuttaraɱ suññataɱ upasampajja viharissāmāti.|| ||

Evaɱ hi vo Ānanda, sikkhitabban" ti.|| ||

Idam avoca Bhagavā atta-mano āyasmā Ānando Bhagavato bhāsitaɱ abhinandīti.

 


 

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