Saṃyutta Nikāya 2

1. Paṭhamavagga

8. Tāyanasutta

Sāvatthi­nidānaṃ. Atha kho tāyano devaputto purāṇa­tittha­karo abhikkantāya rattiyā abhikkan­ta­vaṇṇo kevalakappaṃ jetavanaṃ obhāsetvā yena bhagavā tenupasaṅkami; upasaṅkamitvā bhagavantaṃ abhivādetvā ekamantaṃ aṭṭhāsi. Ekamantaṃ ṭhito kho tāyano devaputto bhagavato santike imā gāthāyo abhāsi: 

“Chinda sotaṃ parakkamma,
kāme panuda brāhmaṇa;
Nappahāya munī kāme,
­nekatta­mupa­pajjati.

Kayirā ce kayirāthenaṃ,
daḷhamenaṃ parakkame;
Sithilo hi paribbājo,
bhiyyo ākirate rajaṃ.

Akataṃ dukkaṭaṃ seyyo,
pacchā tapati dukkaṭaṃ;
Katañca sukataṃ seyyo,
yaṃ katvā nānutappati.

Kuso yathā duggahito,
hattha­mevānu­kantati;
Sāmaññaṃ dupparāmaṭṭhaṃ,
nirayā­yūpakaḍ­ḍhati.

Yaṃ kiñci sithilaṃ kammaṃ,
saṅkiliṭṭhañca yaṃ vataṃ;
Saṅkassaraṃ brahmacariyaṃ,
na taṃ hoti mahapphalan”ti.

Idamavoca tāyano devaputto; idaṃ vatvā bhagavantaṃ abhivādetvā padakkhiṇaṃ katvā tat­the­vantara­dhāyīti.

Atha kho bhagavā tassā rattiyā accayena bhikkhū āmantesi: “imaṃ, bhikkhave, rattiṃ tāyano nāma devaputto purāṇa­tittha­karo abhikkantāya rattiyā abhikkan­ta­vaṇṇo kevalakappaṃ jetavanaṃ obhāsetvā yenāhaṃ tenupasaṅkami; upasaṅkamitvā maṃ abhivādetvā ekamantaṃ aṭṭhāsi. Ekamantaṃ ṭhito kho, bhikkhave, tāyano devaputto mama santike imā gāthāyo abhāsi: 

‘Chinda sotaṃ parakkamma,
kāme panuda brāhmaṇa;
Nappahāya munī kāme,
­nekatta­mupa­pajjati.

Kayirā ce kayirāthenaṃ,
daḷhamenaṃ parakkame;
Sithilo hi paribbājo,
bhiyyo ākirate rajaṃ.

Akataṃ dukkaṭaṃ seyyo,
pacchā tapati dukkaṭaṃ;
Katañca sukataṃ seyyo,
yaṃ katvā nānutappati.

Kuso yathā duggahito,
hattha­mevānu­kantati;
Sāmaññaṃ dupparāmaṭṭhaṃ,
nirayā­yūpakaḍ­ḍhati.

Yaṃ kiñci sithilaṃ kammaṃ,
saṅkiliṭṭhañca yaṃ vataṃ;
Saṅkassaraṃ brahmacariyaṃ,
na taṃ hoti mahapphalan’ti.

Idamavoca, bhikkhave, tāyano devaputto, idaṃ vatvā maṃ abhivādetvā padakkhiṇaṃ katvā tat­the­vantara­dhāyi. Uggaṇhātha, bhikkhave, tāyanagāthā; pariyāpuṇātha, bhikkhave, tāyanagāthā; dhāretha, bhikkhave, tāyanagāthā. Atthasaṃhitā, bhikkhave, tāyanagāthā ādib­rahma­cari­yikā”ti.