Aṅguttara Nikāya 4

7. Patta­kam­ma­vagga

69. Padhānasutta

“Cattārimāni, bhikkhave, padhānāni. Katamāni cattāri? Saṃ­varap­pa­dhā­naṃ, pahānap­pa­dhā­naṃ, bhāva­nāp­pa­dhā­naṃ, anurak­kha­ṇāp­pa­dhā­naṃ. Katamañca, bhikkhave, saṃ­varap­pa­dhā­naṃ? Idha, bhikkhave, bhikkhu anuppannānaṃ pāpakānaṃ akusalānaṃ dhammānaṃ anuppādāya chandaṃ janeti vāyamati vīriyaṃ ārabhati cittaṃ paggaṇhāti padahati. Idaṃ vuccati, bhikkhave, saṃ­varap­pa­dhā­naṃ.

Katamañca, bhikkhave, pahānap­pa­dhā­naṃ? Idha, bhikkhave, bhikkhu uppannānaṃ pāpakānaṃ akusalānaṃ dhammānaṃ pahānāya chandaṃ janeti vāyamati vīriyaṃ ārabhati cittaṃ paggaṇhāti padahati. Idaṃ vuccati, bhikkhave, pahānap­pa­dhā­naṃ.

Katamañca, bhikkhave, bhāva­nāp­pa­dhā­naṃ? Idha, bhikkhave, bhikkhu anuppannānaṃ kusalānaṃ dhammānaṃ uppādāya chandaṃ janeti vāyamati vīriyaṃ ārabhati cittaṃ paggaṇhāti padahati. Idaṃ vuccati, bhikkhave, bhāva­nāp­pa­dhā­naṃ.

Katamañca, bhikkhave, anurak­kha­ṇāp­pa­dhā­naṃ? Idha, bhikkhave, bhikkhu uppannānaṃ kusalānaṃ dhammānaṃ ṭhitiyā asammosāya bhiyyobhāvāya vepullāya bhāvanāya pāripūriyā chandaṃ janeti vāyamati vīriyaṃ ārabhati cittaṃ paggaṇhāti padahati. Idaṃ vuccati, bhikkhave, anurak­kha­ṇāp­pa­dhā­naṃ. Imāni kho, bhikkhave, cattāri padhānānīti.

Saṃvaro ca pahānañca,
bhāvanā anurakkhaṇā;
Ete padhānā cattāro,
desi­tādicca­bandhunā;
Yo hi bhikkhu idhātāpī,
khayaṃ dukkhassa pāpuṇe”ti.

Navamaṃ.