Saṃyutta Nikāya 20

1. Opammavagga

3. Kulasutta

Sāvatthiyaṃ viharati. “Seyyathāpi, bhikkhave, yāni kānici kulāni bahutthikāni appapurisāni tāni suppa­dhaṃsi­yāni honti corehi kumbhat­thena­kehi; evameva kho, bhikkhave, yassa kassaci bhikkhuno mettā­ceto­vimutti abhāvitā abahulīkatā so suppadhaṃsiyo hoti amanussehi. Seyyathāpi, bhikkhave, yāni kānici kulāni appitthikāni bahupurisāni tāni dup­pa­dhaṃsi­yāni honti corehi kumbhat­thena­kehi; evameva kho, bhikkhave, yassa kassaci bhikkhuno mettā­ceto­vimutti bhāvitā bahulīkatā so duppadhaṃsiyo hoti amanussehi. Tasmātiha, bhikkhave, evaṃ sikkhitabbaṃ: ‘mettā no cetovimutti bhāvitā bhavissati bahulīkatā yānīkatā vatthukatā anuṭṭhitā paricitā susamāraddhā’ti. Evañhi vo, bhikkhave, sikkhitabban”ti.

Tatiyaṃ.