Saṃyutta Nikāya 11

2. Dutiyavagga

12. Sakkanāmasutta

Sāvatthiyaṃ jetavane. Tatra kho bhagavā bhikkhū etadavoca: “sakko, bhikkhave, devānamindo pubbe manussabhūto samāno magho nāma māṇavo ahosi, tasmā maghavāti vuccati.

Sakko, bhikkhave, devānamindo pubbe manussabhūto samāno pure dānaṃ adāsi, tasmā purindadoti vuccati.

Sakko, bhikkhave, devānamindo pubbe manussabhūto samāno sakkaccaṃ dānaṃ adāsi, tasmā sakkoti vuccati.

Sakko, bhikkhave, devānamindo pubbe manussabhūto samāno āvasathaṃ adāsi, tasmā vāsavoti vuccati.

Sakko, bhikkhave, devānamindo sahassampi atthānaṃ muhuttena cinteti, tasmā sahassakkhoti vuccati.

Sakkassa, bhikkhave, devānamindassa sujā nāma asurakaññā pajāpati, tasmā sujampatīti vuccati.

Sakko, bhikkhave, devānamindo devānaṃ tāvatiṃsānaṃ issa­riyā­dhi­paccaṃ rajjaṃ kāreti, tasmā devānamindoti vuccati.

Sakkassa, bhikkhave, devānamindassa pubbe ­manus­sa­bhūtassa satta vatapadāni samattāni samādinnāni ahesuṃ, yesaṃ samādinnattā sakko sakkattaṃ ajjhagā. Katamāni satta vatapadāni? Yāvajīvaṃ mātāpettibharo assaṃ, yāvajīvaṃ kule jeṭṭhāpacāyī assaṃ, yāvajīvaṃ saṇhavāco assaṃ, yāvajīvaṃ apisuṇavāco assaṃ, yāvajīvaṃ viga­tamala­mac­che­rena cetasā agāraṃ ajjhāvaseyyaṃ muttacāgo payatapāṇi vossaggarato yācayogo dāna­saṃ­vibhā­ga­rato, yāvajīvaṃ saccavāco assaṃ, yāvajīvaṃ akkodhano assaṃ—sacepi me kodho uppajjeyya, khippameva naṃ paṭivineyyanti. Sakkassa, bhikkhave, devānamindassa pubbe ­manus­sa­bhūtassa imāni satta vatapadāni samattāni samādinnāni ahesuṃ, yesaṃ samādinnattā sakko sakkattaṃ ajjhagāti.

Mātā­pet­tibha­raṃ jantuṃ,
kule jeṭṭhā­pacāyi­naṃ;
Saṇhaṃ sakhi­la­sam­bhāsaṃ,
pesu­ṇeyyap­pahāyi­naṃ.

Maccheravinaye yuttaṃ,
saccaṃ kodhābhibhuṃ naraṃ;
Taṃ ve devā tāvatiṃsā,
āhu sappuriso itī”ti.