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14: svapnaparivartaścaturdaśaḥ

iti hi bhikṣavo bodhisattvaḥ saṃcoditaḥ san tena devaputreṇa rājñaḥ śuddhodanasyemaṃ svapnamupadarśayati sma—yadrājā śuddhodanaḥ suptaḥ svapnāntaragato ’drākṣīt bodhisattvaṃ rātrau praśāntāyāmabhiniṣk­ramantaṃ devagaṇaparivṛtam | abhiniṣkramya pravrajitaṃ cādrākṣīt kāṣāyavastraprāvṛtam | sa pratibuddhaḥ tvaritaṃ tvaritaṃ kāñcukīyaṃ paripṛcchati sma—kaccit kumāro ’ntaḥpure ’sti? so ’vocat—asti deveti ||

tato rājñaḥ śuddhodanasyāntaḥpure śokaśalyo hṛdaye ’nupraviṣṭo ’bhūt—abhiniṣkramiṣyati avaśyaṃ kumāro ’yam | yaccemāni pūrvanimittāni saṃdṛśyante sma ||

tasyaidabhavat—na khalvavyayaṃ kumāreṇa kadācidud­yāna­bhūmi­mabhinirgantavyam | strīgaṇamadhye ’bhirataḥ ihaiva ramyate, nābhiniṣkramiṣyatīti ||

tato rājñā śuddhodanena kumārasya paribhogārthaṃ trayo yathartukāḥ prāsādāḥ kāritā abhūvan graiṣmiko vārṣiko haimantikaśca | tatra yo graiṣmikaḥ sa ekāntaśītalaḥ | yo vārṣikaḥ sa sādhāraṇaḥ | yo haimantikaḥ sa svabhāvoṣṇaḥ | ekaikasya ca prāsādasya sopānāni pañca pañca puruṣaśatānyutkṣipanti sma, nikṣipanti sma | teṣāṃ tathotkṣipyamāṇānāṃ nikṣipyamāṇānāṃ ca śabdo ’rdhayojane śrūyate sma—mā khalu kumāro ’nabhijñāta evābhiniṣkramiṣyatīti | naimittikairvaipañcikaiśca vyākṛtamabhūt—maṅgaladvāreṇa kumāro ’bhiniṣkramiṣyatīti | tato rājā maṅgaladvārasya mahānti kapāṭāni kārayati sma | ekaikaṃ ca kapāṭaṃ pañca pañca puruṣaśatānyuddhāṭayanti sma, apaghāṭayanti sma | teṣāṃ cārdhayojanaṃ śabdo gacchati sma | pañca cāsya kāmaguṇān sadṛśānupasaṃharati sma | gītavāditanṛtyaiścainaṃ sadaiva yuvataya upatasthuḥ ||

atha bhikṣavo bodhisattvaḥ sārathiṃ prāha—śīghraṃ sārathe rathaṃ yojaya | udyānabhūmiṃ gamiṣyāmīti | tataḥ sārathī rājānaṃ śuddhoddhanamupa­saṃk­ramyaivamāha—deva kumāra udyāna­bhūmi­mabhiniryāsyatīti ||

atha rājñaḥ śuddhodanasyaitadabhavat—na kadācinmayā kumāra udyāna­bhūmi­mabhiniṣkramitaḥ | subhūmidarśanāya | yannvahaṃ kumāra­mud­yāna­bhūmi­mabhiniṣkrāmayeyam | tataḥ kumāraḥ strīgaṇaparivṛto ratiṃ vetsyate, nābhiniṣkramiṣyatīti ||

tato rājā śuddhodanaḥ snehabahumānābhyāṃ bodhisattvasya nagare ghaṇṭāvaghoṣaṇāṃ kārayati sma saptame divase kumāra udyānabhūmiṃ niṣkramiṣyatīti (subhūmidarśanāya) | tatra bhavadbhiḥ sarvāmanāpāni cāpanayitavyāni—mā kumāraḥ pratikūlaṃ paśyet | sarvamanāpāni copasaṃhartavyāni viṣayābhiramyāṇi ||

tataḥ saptame divase sarvaṃ nagaramalaṃkṛtamabhūt udyānabhūmimupaśobhitaṃ nānāraṅgadūṣyavitānīkṛtaṃ chatradhvajapatākāsamalaṃ­kṛtam | yena ca mārgeṇa bodhisattvo ’bhinirgacchati sma, sa mārgaḥ siktaḥ saṃmṛṣṭo gandhodakapariṣikto muktakusumāvakīrṇo nānā­gandhaghaṭikānirdhūpitaḥ pūrṇakumbhopaśobhitaḥ kadalīvṛkṣocchrito nānā­vicitrapaṭavitānavitato ratnakiṅkiṇījālahārārdhahārābhipralambito ’bhūt | caturaṅgasainyavyūhitaḥ parivāraścodyukto ’bhūt kumārasyāntaḥpuraṃ pratimaṇḍayitum | atha śuddhāvāsakāyikā devā nidhyāpayanti sma bodhisattvamāharitum, tatra bodhisattvasya pūrveṇa nagara­dvāreṇod­yāna­bhūmi­mabhiniṣkrāmato mahatā vyūhena atha bodhisattvasyānubhāvena śuddhavāsakāyikairdeva­putraistasmin mārge puruṣo jīrṇo vṛddho mahallako dhamanīsaṃtatagātraḥ khaṇḍadanto valīnicitakāyaḥ palitakeśaḥ kubjo gopānasīvakro vibhagno daṇḍaparāyaṇa āturo gatayauvanaḥ kharakharāvasaktakaṇṭhaḥ prāgbhāreṇa kāyena daṇḍamavaṣṭabhya pravepayamānaḥ sarvāṅgapratyaṅgaiḥ purato mārgasyopadarśito ’bhūt ||

atha bodhisattvo jānanneva sārathimidamavocat—

kiṃ sārathe puruṣa durbala alpasthāmo ucchuṣkamāṃ­sarudhiratvacasnāyunaddhaḥ |
śvetaṃśiro viraladanta kṛśāṅgarūpo ālambya daṇḍa vrajate asukhaṃ skhalantaḥ ||

sārathirāha—

eṣo hi deva puruṣo jarayābhibhūtaḥ kṣīṇendriyaḥ sudukhito balavīryahīnaḥ |
bandhūjanena paribhūta anāthabhūtaḥ kāryāsamartha apaviddhu vaneva dāru ||

bodhisattva āha—

kuladharma eṣa ayamasya hitaṃ bhaṇāhi athavāpi sarvajagato ’sya iyaṃ hyavasthā |
śīghraṃ bhaṇāhi vacanaṃ yathabhūtametat śrutvā tathārthamiha yoniśa cintayiṣye ||

sārathirāha—

naitasya deva kuladharma na rāṣṭradharmaḥ sarve jagasya jara yauvanu dharṣayāti |
tubhyaṃ pi mātṛpitṛbāndhavajñāti­saṃ­gho jarayā amukta na hi anya gatirjanasya ||

bodhisattva āha—

dhiksārathe abudha bālajanasya buddhiḥ yadyauvanena madamatta jarāṃ na paśyet |
āvartayāśu mi rathaṃ punarahaṃ pravekṣye kiṃ mahya krīḍaratibhirjarayāśritasya ||

atha bodhisattvaḥ pratinirvatya rathavaraṃ punarapi puraṃ prāviśat ||

iti hi bhikṣavo bodhisattvo ’pareṇa kālasamayena dakṣiṇena nagara­dvāreṇod­yāna­bhūmi­mabhiniṣk­raman mahatā vyūhena so ’drākṣīnmārge puruṣaṃ vyādhispṛṣṭaṃ dagdhodarābhibhūtaṃ durbalakāyaṃ svake mūtrapurīṣe nimagnamatrāṇamapratiśaraṇaṃ kṛcchreṇocchvasantaṃ praśvasantam | dṛṣṭvā ca punarbodhisattvo jānanneva sārathimidamavocat—

kiṃ sārathe puruṣa ruṣyavivarṇagātraḥ sarvendriyebhi vikalo guru praśvasantaḥ |
sarvāṅgaśuṣka udarākula kṛcchraprāpto mūtre purīṣi svaki tiṣṭhati kutsanīye ||

sārathirāha—

eṣo hi deva puruṣo paramaṃ gilāno vyādhībhayaṃ upagato maraṇāntaprāptaḥ |
ārogyatejarahito balaviprahīno atrāṇadvīpaśaraṇo hyaparāyaṇaśca ||

bodhisattva āha—

ārogyatā ca bhavate yatha svapnakrīḍā vyādhībhayaṃ ca imamīdṛśu ghorarūpam |
ko nāma vijñapuruṣo ima dṛṣṭvavasthāṃ krīḍāratiṃ ca janayecchubhasaṃjñatāṃ vā ||

atha khalu bhikṣavo bodhisattvaḥ pratinivartya rathavaraṃ punarapi puravaraṃ prāvikṣat ||

iti hi bhikṣavo bodhisattvo ’pareṇa kālasamayena paścimena nagara­dvāreṇod­yāna­bhūmi­mabhiniṣk­raman mahatā vyūhena so ’drākṣīt puruṣaṃ mṛtaṃ kālagataṃ mañce samāropitaṃ cailavitānīkṛtaṃ jñātisaṃghaparivṛtaṃ sarvai rudadbhiḥ krandadbhiḥ paridevamānaiḥ prakīrṇakeśaiḥ pāṃ­śvavakīrṇaśirobhirurāṃ­si tāḍayadbhirutkrośadbhiḥ pṛṣṭhato ’nugacchadbhiḥ | dṛṣṭvā ca punarbodhisattvo jānanneva sārathimidamavocat—

kiṃ sārathe puruṣa mañcapari gṛhīto uddhūtakeśanakha pāṃśu śire kṣipanti |
paricārayitva viharantyurastāḍayanto nānāvilāpavacanāni udīrayantaḥ ||

sārathirāha—

eṣo hi deva puruṣo mṛtu jambudvīpe nahi bhūyu mātṛpitṛ drakṣyati putradārāṃ |
apahāya bhogagṛha (mātṛpitṛ) mitrajñātisaṃghaṃ paralokaprāptu na hi drakṣyati bhūyu jñātīṃ ||

bodhisattva āha—

dhigyauvanena jarayā samabhidrutena ārogya dhig­vividhav­yādhiparāhatena |
dhigjīvitena viduṣā nacirasthitena dhikpaṇḍitasya puruṣasya ratiprasaṅgaiḥ ||

yadi jara na bhaveyā naiva vyādhirna mṛtyuḥ
tathapi ca mahaduḥkhaṃ pañcaskandhaṃ dharanto |
kiṃ puna jaravyādhirmṛtyu nityānubaddhāḥ
sādhu pratinivartyā cintayiṣye pramokṣam ||

atha khalu bhikṣavo bodhisattvaḥ pratinivartya taṃ rathavaraṃ punarapi puraṃ prāvikṣat ||

iti hi bhikṣavo bodhisattvasyāpareṇa kālasamayenottareṇa nagara­dvāreṇod­yāna­bhūmi­mabhiniṣkrāmatastaireva deva­putrairbodhi­sattvas­yānubhāvenaiva tasminmārge bhikṣurabhinirmito ’bhūt | adrākṣīdbodhisattvastaṃ bhikṣuṃ śāntaṃ dāntaṃ saṃyataṃ brahma­cāriṇamavikṣiptacakṣuṣaṃ yugamātraprekṣiṇaṃ prāsādikenairyāpathena saṃpannaṃ prāsādikenābhik­ramapratikrameṇa saṃpannaṃ prāsādikenāva­loki­tavyava­loki­tena prāsādikena samiñjitaprasāritena prāsādikena saṃ­ghāṭīpātracīvara­dhāra­ṇena mārge sthitam | dṛṣṭvā ca punarbodhisattvo jānanneva sārathimidamavocat—

kiṃ sārathe puruṣa śāntapraśāntacitto notkṣiptacakṣu vrajate yugamātradarśī |
kāṣāyavastravasano supraśāntacārī pātraṃ gṛhītva na ca uddhatu unnato vā ||

sārathirāha—

eṣo hi deva puruṣo iti bhikṣunāmā apahāya kāmaratayaḥ suvinītacārī |
pravajyaprāptu śamamātmana eṣamāṇo saṃrāgadveṣavigato ’nveti piṇḍacaryā ||

bodhisattva āha—

sādhū subhāṣitamidaṃ mama rocate ca pravrajya nāma vidubhiḥ satataṃ praśastā |
hitamātmanaśca parasattvahitaṃ ca yatra sukhajīvitaṃ sumadhuraṃ amṛtaṃ phalaṃ ca ||

atha khalu bhikṣavo bodhisattvaḥ pratinivartya taṃ rathavaraṃ punarapi puravaraṃ prāvikṣat ||

iti hi bhikṣavo rājā śuddhodano bodhi­sattvas­yemāmevaṃ­rūpāṃ saṃcodanāṃ dṛṣṭvā śrutvā ca bhūyasyā mātrayā bodhisattvasya parirakṣaṇārthaṃ prākārān māpayate sma, parikhāḥ khānayati sma, dvārāṇi ca gāḍhāni kārayati sma | ārakṣān sthāpayati sma | śūrāṃścodayati sma | vāhanāni yojayati sma | varmāṇi grāhayati sma | caturṣu nagaradvāraśṛṅgāṭakeṣu caturo mahāsenāvyūhān sthāpayati sma bodhisattvasya parirakṣaṇārtham | ya enaṃ rātriṃdivaṃ rakṣanti sma—mā bodhisattvo ’bhiniṣkramiṣyatīti | antaḥpure cājñāṃ dadāti sma—mā sma kadācitsaṃgītiṃ vicchetsyatha | sarvaratikrīḍāścopa­saṃ­hartavyāḥ, strīmāyāścopadarśayata, nirbandhata kumāraṃ yathānuraktacitto na nirgacchetpravrajyāyai ||

tatredamucyate—

dvāre sthāpita yuddhaśauṇḍapuruṣāḥ khaḍgāyudhāpāṇayo
hastīaśvarathāśca varmitanarā ārūḍha nāgāvalī |
parikhā khoṭakatoraṇāśca mahatā prākāra ucchrāpitā
dvārā baddha sugāḍhabandhanakṛtāḥ krośasvarāmuñcanāḥ ||

sarve śākyagaṇā viṣaṇṇamanaso rakṣanti rātriṃdivaṃ
nirghoṣaśca balasya tasya mahataḥ śabdo mahā śrūyate |
nagaraṃ vyākulu bhītatrastamanaso mā smād vrajetsūrato
mā bhūcchākyakuloditasya gamane chidyeta vaṃśo hyayam ||

ājñapto yuvatījanaśca satataṃ saṃgīti mā chetsyathā
vasthānaṃ prakarotha krīḍaratibhirnirbandhathā mānasam |
ye vā istriyamāya nekavividhā darśetha ceṣṭāṃ bahuṃ
ārakṣāṃ prakarotha vighna kuruthā mā khu vrajetsūrataḥ ||

tasyā niṣkramikāli sārathivare pūrve nimittā ime
haṃsā kroñca mayūra sārika śukā no te ravaṃ muñciṣu |
prāsādeṣu gavākṣatoraṇavareṣvātālamañceṣu ca
jihmājihva sudurmanā asukhitā dhyāyantyadhomūrdhakāḥ ||

puḍinīpuṣkariṇīṣu padma rucirā mlānāni mlāyanti ca
vṛkṣāḥ śuṣkapalāśa puṣparahitāḥ puṣpanti bhūyo na ca |
vīṇāvallakivaṃ­śatant­riracitā chidyantyakasmāttadā
bherīścaiva mṛdaṅga pāṇyabhihatā bhidyanti no vādyiṣu ||

sarvaṃ vyākulamāsi tacca nagaraṃ nidrābhibhūtaṃ bhṛśaṃ
no nṛtte na ca gāyite na ramite bhūyo manaḥ kasyacit |
rājāpī paramaṃ sudīnamanasaḥ cintāparo dhyāyate
hā dhikśākyakulasya ṛddhi vipulā mā haiva saṃdhakṣyate ||

ekasmiṃ śayane sthite sthitamabhūdgopā tathā pārthivo
gopā rātriyi ardharātrasamaye svapnānimāṃ paśyati |
sarveyaṃ pṛthivī prakampitamabhūcchailā sakūṭāvaṭī
vṛkṣā mārutaeritā kṣiti patī utpāṭya mūloddhṛtāḥ ||

candrāsūrya nabhātu bhūmipatitau sajyotiṣālaṃkṛtau
keśānadṛśi lūna dakṣiṇi bhuje mukuṭaṃ ca vidhvaṃsitam |
hastau chinna tathaiva chinna caraṇau nagnā dṛśī ātmanaṃ
muktāhāra tathaiva mekhalamaṇī chinnā dṛśī ātmanaḥ ||

śayanasyā dṛśi chinna pāda caturo dharaṇītalesmiṃ chayī
chatre daṇḍu sucitru śrīma ruciraṃ chinnā dṛśī pārthive |
sarve ābharaṇā vikīrṇa patitā muhyanti te vāriṇā
bhartuścābharaṇā savastramukuṭā śayyāgatā vyākulā ||

ulkāṃ paśyati niṣkramanta nagarāttamasābhibhūtaṃ puraṃ
chinnāṃ jālikamadṛśāti supine ratanāmikāṃ śobhanāṃ |
muktāhāru pralambamānu patitaḥ kṣubhito mahāsāgaraṃ
meruṃ parvatarājamadṛśi tadā sthānātu saṃkampitam ||

etānīdṛśa śākyakanya supināṃ supināntare adṛśī
dṛṣṭvā sā pratibuddha ruṇṇanayanā svaṃ svāminaṃ abravīt |
devā kiṃ mi bhaviṣyate khalu bhaṇā supināntarāṇīdṛśā
bhrāntā me smṛti no ca paśyami punaḥ śokārditaṃ me manaḥ ||

śrutvāsau kalaviṅkadundubhiruto brahmasvaraḥ susvaro
gopāmālapate bhava pramuditā pāpaṃ na te vidyate |
ye sattvā kṛtapuṇyapūrvacaritā teṣeti svapnā
ime ko ’nyaḥ paśyati naikaduḥkhavihitaḥ svapnāntarāṇīdṛśā ||

yatte dṛṣṭā medinī kampamānā kūṭā śailā medinīye patantā |
devā nāgā rākṣasā bhūtasaṃghāḥ sarve tubhyaṃ pūjyaśreṣṭhāṃ karonti ||

yatte dṛṣṭā vṛkṣamūloddhṛtāni keśāṃ lūnāṃ dakṣiṇenādṛśāsi |
kṣipraṃ gope kleśajālaṃ chinitvā dṛṣṭījālaṃ uddharī saṃskṛtātaḥ ||

yatte dṛṣṭau candrasūryau patantau dṛṣṭā nakṣatrā jyotiṣā nīpatantaḥ |
kṣipraṃ gope kleśaśatrū nihatvā pūjyā loke bhāvinī tvaṃ praśasyā ||

yatte dṛṣṭā muktahāraṃ viśīrṇaṃ nagnaṃ bhagnaṃ sarvakāyādṛśāsi |
kṣipraṃ gope istrikāyaṃ jahitvā puruṣastvaṃ vai bheṣyase nocireṇa ||

yatte dṛṣṭaṃ mañcakaṃ chinnapādaṃ chatre daṇḍaṃ ratnacitraṃ prabhagnam |
kṣipraṃ gope ogha catvāri tīrtvā māṃ draṣṭāsī ekachatraṃ triloke ||

yatte dṛṣṭā bhūṣaṇā uhyamānā cūḍā vastrā mahya mañce ’dṛśāsi |
kṣipraṃ gope lakṣaṇairbhūṣitāṅgaṃ māṃ saṃpaśyī sarvalokaiḥ stuvantam ||

yatte dṛṣṭā dīpakoṭīśatāni nagarānniṣkrāntā tatpuraṃ cāndhakāram |
kṣipraṃ gope mohavidyāndhakāre prajñāloke kurvamī sarvalokam ||

yatte dṛṣṭaṃ muktahāraṃ prabhagnaṃ chinnaṃ caiva svarṇasūtraṃ vicitram |
kṣipraṃ gope kleśajālaṃ chinitvā saṃjñā sūtraṃ uddharī saṃskṛtātaḥ ||

yatte gope cittikāraṃ karoṣī nityaṃ pūjāṃ gauraveṇottamena |
nāstī tubhyaṃ durgatī naiva śokaḥ kṣipraṃ bhohī prītiprāmodyalabdhā ||

pūrve mahyaṃ dānu dattaṃ praṇītaṃ śīlaṃ cīrṇaṃ bhāvitā nityakṣānti |
tasmānmahyaṃ ye prasādaṃ labhante sarve bhontī prītiprāmodyalābhāḥ ||

kalpā koṭī saṃskṛtā me anantā bodhīmārgo śodhito me praṇītaḥ |
tasmānmahyaṃ ye prasādaṃ karonti sarve chinnā teṣu trīṇyapyapāyāḥ ||

harṣaṃ vindā mā ca khedaṃ janehi tuṣṭiṃ vindā saṃjanehī ca prītim |
kṣipraṃ bheṣye prītiprāmodyalābhī sehī gope bhadrakā te nimittā ||

so puṇyatejabharito siritejagarbho pūrve nimittasupine imi adṛśāsi |
ye bhonti pūrvaśubha­karma­samuccayānāṃ naiṣkramyakālasamaye narapuṃgavānām ||

so adṛśāsi ca karāccaraṇāddhatānā mahasāgarebhi catubhirjala lolayantā |
sarvāmimāṃ vasumatīṃ śayanaṃ vicitraṃ meruṃ ca parvatavaraṃ śirasopadhānam ||

ābhā pramukta supine tada adṛśāsi loke vilokitu mahātamasāndhakāram |
chatrodgataṃ dharaṇiye spharate trilokaṃ ābhāya spṛṣṭa vinipātadukhā praśāntā ||

kṛṣṇā śubhā caturi prāṇaka pāda lekhī catuvarṇa etva śakunādbhuta ekavarṇāḥ |
mīḍhaṃgirī paramahīna jugupsanīyā abhibhūya caṃkramati tatra ca nopalipto ||

bhūyo ’dṛśī supini nadya jalaprapūrṇā bahusattvakoṭinayutāni ca uhyamānā |
so nāva kṛtva prataritva parāṃ pratārya sthāpeti so sthalavare abhaye aśoke ||

bhūyo ’dṛśāti bahu ātura rogaspṛṣṭāṃ ārogyatejarahitāṃ balaviprahīnāṃ |
so vaidya bhūtva bahu oṣadha saṃprayacchā moceti sattvanayutāṃ bahurogaspṛṣṭāṃ ||

siṃhāsane va hi niṣaṇṇa sumerupṛṣṭhe śiṣyāṃ kṛtāñjalipuṭānamarānnamantāṃ |
saṃgrāmamadhyi jayu adṛśi ātmanaśca ānandaśabdamamarāṃ gagane bruvantaḥ ||

evaṃvidhā supini adṛśi bodhisattvo maṅgalya śobhanavratasya ca pāripūrim |
yāṃ śrutva devamanujā abhavanprahṛṣṭā na cirādbhaviṣyati ayaṃ naradevadevaḥ ||
iti ||

iti śrīlalitavistare svapnaparivarto nāma caturdaśo ’dhyāyaḥ ||