Aṅguttara Nikāya 7

4. Devatāvagga

35. Dutiya­sova­cassa­tā­sutta

“Imaṃ, bhikkhave, rattiṃ aññatarā devatā abhikkantāya rattiyā abhikkan­ta­vaṇṇā … pe … ‘sattime, bhante, dhammā bhikkhuno aparihānāya saṃvattanti. Katame satta? Satthugāravatā, dhammagāravatā, saṅghagāravatā, sikkhāgāravatā, samā­dhi­gāravatā, sovacassatā, kalyāṇamittatā. Ime kho, bhante, satta dhammā bhikkhuno aparihānāya saṃvattantī’ti. Idamavoca, bhikkhave, sā devatā. Idaṃ vatvā maṃ abhivādetvā padakkhiṇaṃ katvā tat­the­vantara­dhāyī”ti.

Evaṃ vutte, āyasmā sāriputto bhagavantaṃ etadavoca: “imassa kho ahaṃ, bhante, bhagavatā saṅkhittena bhāsitassa evaṃ vitthārena atthaṃ ājānāmi. Idha, bhante, bhikkhu attanā ca satthugāravo hoti, satthu­gārava­tāya ca vaṇṇavādī. Ye caññe bhikkhū na satthugāravā te ca satthu­gārava­tāya samādapeti. Ye caññe bhikkhū satthugāravā tesañca vaṇṇaṃ bhaṇati bhūtaṃ tacchaṃ kālena. Attanā ca dhammagāravo hoti … pe … saṅghagāravo hoti … sikkhāgāravo hoti … samādhigāravo hoti … suvaco hoti … kalyāṇamitto hoti, kal­yāṇa­mitta­tāya ca vaṇṇavādī. Ye caññe bhikkhū na kalyāṇamittā te ca kal­yāṇa­mitta­tāya samādapeti. Ye caññe bhikkhū kalyāṇamittā tesañca vaṇṇaṃ bhaṇati bhūtaṃ tacchaṃ kālenāti. Imassa kho ahaṃ, bhante, bhagavatā saṅkhittena bhāsitassa evaṃ vitthārena atthaṃ ājānāmī”ti.

“Sādhu sādhu, sāriputta. Sādhu kho tvaṃ, sāriputta, imassa mayā saṅkhittena bhāsitassa evaṃ vitthārena atthaṃ ājānāsi. Idha, sāriputta, bhikkhu attanā ca satthugāravo hoti, satthu­gārava­tāya ca vaṇṇavādī. Ye caññe bhikkhū na satthugāravā te ca satthu­gārava­tāya samādapeti. Ye caññe bhikkhū satthugāravā tesañca vaṇṇaṃ bhaṇati bhūtaṃ tacchaṃ kālena. Attanā ca dhammagāravo hoti … pe … saṅghagāravo hoti … sikkhāgāravo hoti … samādhigāravo hoti … suvaco hoti … kalyāṇamitto hoti, kal­yāṇa­mitta­tāya ca vaṇṇavādī. Ye caññe bhikkhū na kalyāṇamittā te ca kal­yāṇa­mitta­tāya samādapeti. Ye caññe bhikkhū kalyāṇamittā tesañca vaṇṇaṃ bhaṇati bhūtaṃ tacchaṃ kālenāti. Imassa kho, sāriputta, mayā saṅkhittena bhāsitassa evaṃ vitthārena attho daṭṭhabbo”ti.

Catutthaṃ.