Lalitavistaraḥ |

6: garbhāvakrāntiparivartaḥ ṣaṣṭhaḥ

iti hi bhikṣavaḥ śiśirakālavinirgate vaiśākhamāse viśākhānakṣatrānugate ṛtupravare vasantakālasamaye taruvarapatrākīrṇe varapravarapuṣpa­saṃ­kusumite śītoṣṇatamorajovigate mṛduśādvale susaṃsthite tribhuvanajyeṣṭho lokamahito vyavalokya ṛtukālasamaye pañcadaśyāṃ pūrṇamāsyāṃ poṣadhagṛhītāyā mātuḥ puṣyanakṣatrayogena bodhi­sattvas­tuṣita­varabhavanāccyutvā smṛtaḥ saṃprajānan pāṇḍuro gajapoto bhūtvā ṣaḍdanta indragopakaśirāḥ suvarṇarājīdantaḥ sarvāṅgapratyaṅgo ’hīnendriyo jananyā dakṣiṇāyāṃ kukṣāvavakrāmat | avakrāntaśca sa dakṣiṇāvacaro ’bhūnna jātu vāmāvacaraḥ | māyādevī sukhaśayanaprasuptā imaṃ svapnamapaśyat—

himarajatanibhaśca ṣaḍviṣāṇaḥ sucaraṇa cārubhujaḥ suraktaśīrṣaḥ |
udaramupagato gajapradhāno lalitagatirdṛḍha­vajra­gātra­saṃ­dhiḥ ||

na ca mama sukha jātu evarūpaṃ dṛṣṭamapi śrutaṃ nāpi cānubhūtam |
kāyasukha­citta­saukhyabhāvā yathariva dhyānasamāhitā abhūvam ||

atha khalu māyādevī ābharaṇavigalitavasanā prahlāditakāyacittā prītiprāmodyaprasā­dapratilabdhā śayanavaratalādutthāya nārīgaṇaparivṛtā puraskṛtā prāsādavaraśikharādavatīrya yenāśokavanikā tenopajagāma | sā aśokavanikāyāṃ sukhopaviṣṭā rājñaḥ śuddhodanasya dūtaṃ preṣayati sma—āgacchatu devo devī te draṣṭukāmeti ||

atha sa rājā śuddhodanastadvacanaṃ śrutvā praharṣitamanā ākampitaśarīro bhadrāsanādutthāya amātyanaigamapārṣadyabandhujana­pari­vṛto yenāśokavanikā tenopasaṃkrāmat, upasaṃkrāntaśca na śaknoti sma aśokavanikāṃ praveṣṭum | gurutaramivātmānaṃ manyate sma | aśokavanikādvāre sthito muhūrtaṃ saṃcintya tasyāṃ velāyāmimāṃ gāthāmabhāṣata—

na smari raṇaśauṇḍi mūrdhasaṃsthasya mahyam eva guru śarīraṃ manyamī yādṛśo ’dya |
svakulagṛhamadya na prabhomi praveṣṭuṃ kimiha mama bhave ’ṅgo kānva pṛccheya cāham ||
iti ||

atha khalu śuddhāvāsakāyikā devaputrā gaganatalagatā ardhakāyamabhinirmāya rājānaṃ gāthayādhyabhāṣanta—

vratatapaguṇayuktastisra­lokeṣu pūjyo maitrakaruṇalābhī puṇyajñānābhiṣiktaḥ |
tuṣitapuri cyavitvā bodhisattvo mahātmā nṛpati tava sutatvaṃ māyakukṣaupapannaḥ ||

daśanakha tada kṛtvā svaṃ śiraṃ kampayanto nṛpatiranupraviṣṭaścitrikārānuyuktaḥ |
māya tada nirīkṣya mānadarpopanītāṃ vadahi kurumi kiṃ te kiṃ prayogo bhaṇāhi ||

devyāha—

hi­mara­jatanikāśaścandrasūryātir­ekaḥ sucaraṇa suvibhaktaḥ ṣaḍviṣāṇo mahātmā |
gajavaru dṛḍhasaṃdhirvajrakalpaḥ surūpaḥ udari mama praviṣṭastasya hetuṃ śruṇuṣva ||

vitimira trisahasrāṃ paśyamī bhrājamānāṃ devanayuta devā ye stuvantī sayānā |
na ca mama khiladoṣo naiva roṣo na moho dhyānasukhasamaṅgī jānamī śāntacittā ||

sādhu nṛpati śīghraṃ brāhmaṇānānayāsmin vedasupinapāṭhā ye gṛheṣū vidhijñāḥ |
supinu mama hi yemaṃ vyākarī tattvayuktaṃ kimida mama bhaveyā śreyu pāpaṃ kulasya ||

vacanamimu śruṇitvā pārthivastatkṣaṇena brāhmaṇa kṛtavedānānayacchāstrapāṭhān |
māya purata sthitvā brāhmaṇānāmavocat supina mayi ha dṛṣṭastasya hetuṃ śṛṇotha ||

brāhmaṇā āhuḥ—brūhi devi tvayā kīdṛśaṃ svapnaṃ dṛṣṭam | śrutvā jñāsyāmaḥ |

devyāha—

hi­mara­jatanikāśaścandrasūryātir­ekaḥ sucaraṇa suvibhaktaḥ ṣaḍviṣāṇo mahātmā |
gajavaru dṛḍhasaṃdhirvajrakalpaḥ surūpaḥ udari mama praviṣṭastasya hetuṃ śṛṇotha ||

vacanamimu śruṇitvā brāhmaṇā evamāhuḥ prīti vipula cintyā nāsti pāpaṃ kulasya |
putra tava janesī lakṣaṇairbhūṣitāṅgaṃ rājakulakulīnaṃ cakravarti mahātmaṃ ||

sa ca pura vijahitvā kāmarājyaṃ ca gehaṃ pravrajita nirapekṣaḥ sarvalokānukampī |
buddho bhavati eṣo dakṣiṇīyastriloke amṛtarasavareṇā tarpayet sarvalokam ||

vyākaritva giraṃ saumyāṃ bhuktvā pārthivabhojanam |
ācchādanāni codgṛhya prakrāntā brāhmaṇāstataḥ ||

iti hi bhikṣavo rājā śuddhodano brāhmaṇebhyo lakṣaṇanaimittikavaipañcakebhyaḥ svapnādhyāyīpāṭhakebhyaḥ pratiśrutya hṛṣṭastuṣṭa udagra āttamanāḥ pramuditaḥ prītisaumanasyajātastān brāhmaṇān prabhūtena khādanīyabhojanīyās­vādanīyena saṃtarpya saṃpravāryācchādanāni ca datvā visarjayati sma | tasyāṃ velāyāṃ kapilavastuni mahānagare caturṣu nagaradvāreṣu sarvana­gara­catvaraśṛṅgāṭakeṣu ca dānaṃ dāpayati sma annamannārthikebhyaḥ, pānaṃ pānārthikebhyaḥ, vastrāṇi vastrārthikebhyaḥ, yānāni yānārthikebhyaḥ | evaṃ gandhamālya­vilepana­śayyopāśrayaṃ prājīvikaṃ prājīvikārthibhyo yāvadeva bodhisattvasya pūjākarmaṇe ||

atha khalu bhikṣavo rājñaḥ śuddhodanasyaitadabhavat—katamasmin gṛhe māyādevī sukhamanupakliṣṭā viharediti | atha tatkṣaṇameva catvāro mahārājāno rājānaṃ śuddhodanamupa­saṃk­ramyaivamāhuḥ—

alpotsuko deva bhava sukhaṃ tiṣṭha upekṣako |
vayaṃ hi bodhisattvasya veśma vai māpayāmahe ||

atha khalu śakro devānāmindro rājānaṃ śuddhodanamupa­saṃk­ramyaivamāha—

hīnā vimānā pālānāṃ trayatriṃśānamuttamāḥ |
vaijayantasamaṃ veśma bodhisattvasya dāmyaham ||

atha khalu suyāmo devaputro rājānaṃ śuddhodanamu­saṃk­ramyaivamāha—

madīyaṃ bhavanaṃ dṛṣṭvā vismitāḥ śakrakoṭayaḥ |
suyāmabhavanaṃ śrīmadbodhisattvasya dāmyaham ||

atha khalu saṃtuṣito devaputro rājānaṃ śuddhodanamupa­saṃk­ramyaivamāha—

yatraiva uṣitaḥ pūrvaṃ tuṣiteṣu mahāyaśāḥ |
tadeva bhavanaṃ ramyaṃ bodhisattvasya dāmyaham ||

atha khalu sunirmito devaputro rājānaṃ śuddhodanamupa­saṃk­ramyaivamāha—

manomayamahaṃ śrīmadvaśma tadratanāmayam |
bodhisattvasya pūjārthamupaneṣyāmi pārthiva ||

atha khalu paranirmitavaśavartī devaputro rājānaṃ śuddhodanamupa­saṃk­ramyaivamāha—
yāvantaḥ kāmadhātusthā vimānāḥ śobhanāḥ kvacit |

bhābhiste madvimānasya bhavantyabhihataprabhāḥ ||

tat prayacchāmyahaṃ śrīmadveśma ratnamayaṃ śubham |
bodhisattvasya pūjārthamānayiṣyāmi pārthiva ||

divyaiḥ puṣpaiḥ samākīrṇaṃ divyagandhopavāsitam |
upanāmayiṣye vipulaṃ yatra devī vasiṣyati ||

iti hi bhikṣavaḥ sarvaiḥ kāmāvacarraidaiveśvarairbodhi­sattvasya pūjārthaṃ kapilāhvaye mahāpuravare svakasvakāni gṛhāṇi māpitānyabhūvan | rājñā capi śuddhodanena manuṣyātikrāntaṃ divyāsaṃprāptaṃ gṛhataraṃ pratisaṃskāritamabhūt | tatra bodhisattvo mahāsattvo mahāvyūhasya samādheranubhāvena sarveṣu teṣu gṛheṣu māyādevīmupadarśayati sma | abhyantaragataśca bodhisattvo māyādevyāḥ kukṣau dakṣiṇe pārśve paryaṅkamābhujya niṣaṇṇo ’bhūt | sarve ca te deveśvarā ekaikamevaṃ saṃjānīte sma—mamaiva gṛhe bodhisattvamātā prativasati nānyatreti ||

tatredamucyate—

mahāvyūhāya sthitaḥ samādhiye acintiyā nirmita nirmiṇitvā |
sarveṣa devānabhiprāya pūritā nṛpasya pūrṇaśca tadā manorathaḥ ||

atha khalu tasyāṃ devaparṣadi keṣāṃ­cid­deva­putrāṇāmetadabhavat—ye ’pi tāvaccāturmahārājakāyikā devāste ’pi tāvanmanuṣyāśrayagatatvena nirvidyāpakramanti | kaḥ punarvādo ye tadanye udāratamā devāḥ trāyatriṃśā vā yāmā vā tuṣitā vā | tatkathaṃ hi nāma sarvalokābhyudgato bodhisattvaḥ śucirnirāmagandhaḥ sattvaratnaḥ saṃ­tuṣitād­deva­nikāyāccyutvā durgandhe manuṣyāśraye daśamāsān mātuḥ kukṣau sthita iti ||

atha khalvāyuṣmānānando buddhānubhāvena bhagavantametadavocat—āścaryaṃ bhagavan yāvajjugupsanīyaśca mātṛgrāmastathāgatenokto yāvadrāgacaritaśca | idaṃ tu bhagavan āścaryataram | kathaṃ hi nāma sarvalokābhyudgato bhagavān pūrvaṃ bodhisattvabhūta eva tuṣitād­deva­nikāyāccyavitvā manuṣyāśraye (durgandhe) māturdakṣiṇe (pārśve) kukṣāvupapanna iti | nāhaṃ bhagavan idamutsahe evaṃ vaktaṃ yathaiva pūrve bhagavatā vyākṛtamiti | bhagavānāha—icchasi tvamānanda ratnavyūhaṃ bodhisattvaparibhogaṃ draṣṭuṃ yo mātuḥ kukṣigatasya bodhisattvasya paribhogo ’bhūt | ānanda āha—ayamasya bhagavan kālaḥ, ayaṃ sugata samayaḥ, yattathāgatastaṃ bodhi­sattva­pari­bhogamu­pada­rśayed yaṃ dṛṣṭvā prītiṃ vetsyāmaḥ ||

atha khalu bhagavāṃ­stathārūpanimittamakarot, yad brahmā sahāpatiḥ sārdhama­ṣṭaṣaṣṭi­brahma­śata­sahas­rairbrahma­loke ’ntarhito bhagavataḥ purataḥ pratyasthāt | sa bhagavataḥ pādau śirasābhivandya bhagavantaṃ tripradakṣiṇīkṛtyaikānte ’sthāt prāñjalībhūto bhagavantaṃ namasyan | tatra khalu bhagavān jānanneva brahmāṇaṃ sahāpatimāmantrayate sma—gṛhītastvayā brahman sa bodhisattvaparibhogo daśamāsiko yo mama pūrvaṃ bodhisattvabhūtasya mātuḥ kukṣigatasyābhūt | brahmā āha—evametadbhagavan, evametat sugata | bhagavānāha—kva sa idānīṃ brahman? upadarśaya tam | brahmā cāha—brahmaloke sa bhagavan | bhagavānāha—tena hi tvaṃ brahman upadarśaya taṃ daśamāsikaṃ bodhisattvaparibhogam, jñāsyanti kiyatsaṃskṛtamiti ||

atha khalu brahmā sahāpatistān brāhmaṇānetadavocat—tiṣṭhatu tāvadbhavanto yāvadvayaṃ ratnavyūhaṃ bodhi­sattva­pari­bho­gamā­nayiṣyāmaḥ ||

atha khalu brahmā sahāpatirbhagavataḥ pādau śirasābhivanditvā bhagavataḥ purato ’ntarhitastatkṣaṇameva brahmaloke pratyasthāt ||

atha khalu brahmā sahāpatiḥ subrahmāṇaṃ deva­putrametadavocat—gaccha tvaṃ mārṣā ito brahmalokamupādāya yāvattrāyatriṃ­śad­bhavana­m—śabdamudīraya, ghoṣamanuśrāvaya | ratnavyūhaṃ bodhisattvaparibhogaṃ vayaṃ tathāga­tasyāntikamupanāmayiṣyāmaḥ | yo yuṣmākaṃ draṣṭukāmaḥ sa śīghramāgacchatviti ||

atha khalu brahmā sahāpatiścaturaśītyā devakoṭyā nayutaśatasahasraḥ sārdhaṃ taṃ ratnavyūhaṃ bodhisattvaparibhogaṃ parigṛhya mahati brāhme vimāne triyojanaśatike pratiṣṭhāpyān­eka­irdaivakoṭīna­yuta­śata­sahas­raiḥ samantato ’nuparivārya jambūdvīpamavatārayati sma ||

tena khalu punaḥ samayena kāmāvacarāṇāṃ devānāṃ mahāsaṃnipāto ’bhūt bhagavatsakāśe gantum | sa khalu puna ratnavyūho bodhisattvaparibhogo divyairvastrairdivyairmālyairdivyairgandhairdivyaiḥ puṣpairdivyairvādyairdivyaiśca paribhaugairabhisaṃskṛto ’bhūt | tāvanmaheśākhyaiśca devaiḥ parivṛto ’bhūd yacchakro devānāmindraḥ sumerau(samudre) sthitvā dūrata eva mukhe tālacchatrakaṃ dattvā śīrṣavyavalokanenānuvilokayati sma unmeṣadhyāyikayā vā | na ca śaknoti sma draṣṭum | tatkasmāt? maheśākhyā hi devā brāhmaṇāḥ | itarāstrāyatriṃśā yāmāstuṣitā nirmāṇaratayaḥ paranirmitavaśavartinaḥ | kaḥ punarvādaḥ śakro devānāmindraḥ | mohaṃ te vai yānti sma ||

atha khalu bhagavāṃstaṃ divyaṃ vādyanirghoṣamantardhāpayati sma |
tatkasmāt? yatsahaśravaṇādeva jāmbudvīpakā manuṣyā unmādamāpatsyanta iti ||

atha khalu catvāro mahārājānaḥ śakraṃ devānāmindramupa­saṃk­ramyaivamāhuḥ—kathaṃ devānāmindra kariṣyāmo na labhāmahe ratnavyūhaṃ bodhisattvaparibhogaṃ draṣṭum | sa tānavocat—kimahaṃ mārṣāḥ kariṣyāmi? ahamapi na labhe draṣṭum | api tu khalu punarmārṣā bhagavatsamīpamupanītaṃ drakṣyāmaḥ | te tadā āhuḥ—tena hi devānāmindra tathā kuru yathāsya kṣipraṃ darśanaṃ bhavet | śakra āha—āgamayata mārṣā muhūrtaṃ yāvadatikrāntātikrāntatamā devaputrā bhagavantaṃ pratisaṃmodayante sma | tadekānte sthitvā śīrṣonmiñjitakayā bhagavantamanuvilokayanti sma ||

atha khalu brahmā sahāpatiḥ sārdhaṃ taiścaturaśītyā deva­koṭīna­yuta­śata­sahas­raistaṃ ratnavyūhaṃ bodhisattvaparibhogaṃ gṛhītvā yena bhagavāṃ­stenopa­saṃk­rāmayati sma | sa khalu puna ratnavyūho bodhisattvaparibhogo ’bhirūpaḥ prāsādiko darśanīyaścaturasraścatuṣṭhūṇaḥ | upariṣṭācca kūṭāgārasamalaṃkṛtaḥ | evaṃpramāṇaḥ tadyathāpi nāma ṣaṇmāsajāto

dāraka uccaistvena | tasya khalu punaḥ kūtāgārasya madhye paryaṅkaḥ prajñaptaḥ tadyathāpi nāma ṣaṇmāsajātasya dārakasya bhittīphalakaḥ | sa khalu puna ratnavyūho bodhisattvaparibhoga evaṃ varṇasaṃsthāno yasya na kaścit sadevake loke samārake sabrahmake sadṛśo ’sti ākṛtyā vā varṇena vā | devāḥ khalvapi taṃ dṛṣṭvā āścaryaprāptā abhuvan | cakṣūṃṣi teṣāṃ vibhramanti sma | sa ca tathāgatasyāntika upanīto ’tīva bhāsate tapati virocate sma | tadyathāpi nāma dvinirdhāntaṃ suvarṇaṃ kuśalena karmakāreṇa supari­niṣṭhitamapagatakācadoṣam, evaṃ (tasmin samaye) sa kūṭāgāro virājate sma | tasmin khalu punarbodhisattvaparibhoge paryaṅkaḥ prajñapto yasya sadevake loke nāsti kaścit sadṛśo varṇena vā saṃsthānena vā anyatra kambugrīvāyā bodhisattvasya | yat khalu mahābrahmaṇā cīvaraṃ prāvṛtamabhūt, tattasya bodhi­sattva­paryaṅ­kasyāgrato na bhāsate sma tadyathāpi nāma vātavṛṣṭyābhihataḥ kṛṣṇakambalaḥ | sa khalu punaḥ kūṭāgāra uragasāracandanamayo yasyaikasuvarṇadharaṇī sāhasraṃ lokadhātuṃ mūlyaṃ kṣamate, tathāvidhenoragasāra­canda­nena sa kūṭāgāraḥ samantādanupaliptaḥ | tādṛśa eva dvitīyaḥ kūṭāgāraḥ kṛto yastasmin prathame kūṭāgāre ’bhyantarataḥ asakto ’baddhasthitaḥ | tādṛśa eva tṛtīyo ’pi kūṭāgāro yastasmin dvitīye kūṭāgāre ’bhyantare ’sakto ’baddhasthitaḥ | sa ca paryaṅkastasmin gandhamaye tṛtīye kūṭāgāre vyavasthitaḥ saṃpraticchannaḥ | tasya khalu punaruragasāra­canda­nasyaivaṃ­rūpo varṇaḥ tadyathāpi nāma abhijātasya nīlaivaḍūryasya | tasya khalu punargandha­kūṭā­gāras­yo­pari samantādyāvanti kāniciddivyātikrāntāni puṣpāṇi santi, tāni sarvāṇi tasmin kūṭāgāre bodhisattvasya pūrv­akuśala­mūlavipākenānuprāptānyeva jāyante sma | sa khalu puna ratnavyūho bodhisattvaparibhogo dṛḍhasāro ’bhedyo vajropamaḥ sparśena ca kācilindikasukha­saṃs­parśaḥ | tasmin khalu puna ratnavyūhe bodhisattvaparibhoge ye kecit kāmāvacarāṇāṃ devānāṃ bhavanavyūhāste sarve tasmin saṃdṛśyante sma ||

yāmeva ca rātriṃ bodhisattvo mātuḥ kukṣimavakrāntastāmeva rātrimadha āpaskandhamupādāya aṣṭaṣaṣṭiyojana­śata­sahas­rāṇi mahāpṛthivīṃ bhittvā yāvad brahmalokaṃ padmabhyudgatamabhūt | na ca kaścittaṃ padmaṃ paśyati sma anyatra sārathinarottamāddaśa­śata­sāhasrikācca mahābrahmaṇaḥ | yacceha trisāhas­ramahāsāhasralokadhātāvojo vā maṇḍo va raso vā, tatsarvaṃ tasmin mahāpadme madhubinduḥ saṃtiṣṭhate sma ||

tamenaṃ mahābrahmā śubhe vaiḍūryabhājane prakṣipya bodhisattvasyopanāmayati sma | taṃ bodhisattvaḥ parigṛhya bhuṅkte sma mahābrahmaṇo ’nukampāmupādāya | nāsti sa kaścit sattvaḥ sattvanikāye yasya sa ojobinduḥ paribhuktaḥ samyak sukhena pariṇāmedanyatra carama­bhavikād­bodhi­sattvāt sarva­bodhi­sattva­bhūmi­pari­pūrṇāt | kasya ca karmaṇo vipākena sa ojobindurbodhi­sattvas­yopatiṣṭhate sma? dīrgharātraṃ khalvapi bodhisattvena pūrvaṃ bodhisattvacaryāṃ caratā glānebhyaḥ sattvebhyo bhaiṣajyaṃ dattamāśatparāṇāṃ sattvānāmāśāḥ paripūritāḥ, śaraṇāgatāśca na parityaktāḥ, nityaṃ cāgrapuṣpamagraphalamagrarasaṃ tathāga­tebhyas­tathāga­tacaityebhyas­tathāga­taśrāvaka­saṃ­ghebhyo mātāpitṛbhyaśca dattvā paścādātmanā paribhuktam | tasya karmaṇo vipākena mahābrahmā bodhisattvasya taṃ madhubindumupanāmayati sma ||

tasmin khalu punaḥ kūṭāgāre yāni kānicit santyatikrāntātikrāntāni māyāguṇaratikrīḍāsamavasṛtasthānāni, tāni sarvāṇi tasmin prādurbhāvāni saṃdṛśyante sma bodhisattvasya pūrvakarmavipākena ||

tasmin khalu puna ratnavyūhe bodhisattvaparibhoge śatasahasravyūhaṃ nāma vāsoyugaṃ prādurbhūtam | na sa kaścitsattvaḥ sattvanikāye saṃvidyate yasya tatprādurbhavedanyatra caramabhavikād bodhisattvāt | na ca te kecana udārodārā rūpaśabdagandharasasparśā ye tasmin kūṭāgāre na saṃdṛśyante sma | sacetkūṭāgāraparibhoga evaṃ suparibhoga evaṃ supariniṣpannaḥ sāntarabahirevaṃ supariniṣṭhita evaṃ mṛdukaśca | tadyathāpi nāma kācilindikasukhasaṃsparśo nidarśanamātreṇa, na tu tasyopamā saṃvidyate | dharmatā khalveṣā bodhisattvasya pūrvakeṇa ca praṇidhānena iyaṃ cetanā ṛddhāvavaśyaṃ bodhisattvena mahāsattvena manuṣyaloka upapattavyamabhiniṣkramya cānuttarāṃ samya­ksaṃ­bodhi­mabhi­saṃ­budhya dharmacakraṃ pravartayitavyam | yasyā mātuḥ kukṣāvupapattirbhavati, tasyā dakṣiṇe kukṣāvādita eva ratnavyūhakūṭāgāro ’bhinirvartate | paścād­bodhi­sattvas­tuṣitebhyaścyuttvā tasmin kūṭāgāre paryaṅkaniṣaṇṇaḥ saṃbhavati | na hi caramabhavikasya bodhisattvasya kalalārbudaghanapeśī­bhāvaṃ kāyaḥ saṃtiṣṭhate sma | atha tarhi sarvāṅgapratyaṅgalakṣaṇa­saṃ­pannaḥ saṃniṣaṇṇa eva prādurbhavati | svapnāntaragatā ca bodhisattvamātā māyādevī mahā­nāgakuñja­rama­vakrāntaṃ saṃjānīte sma ||

tasya khalu punastathā niṣaṇṇasya śakro devānāmindraścatvāraśca mahārājāno ’ṣṭāviṃśatiśca mahāyakṣasenāpatayo guhyakādhipatiśca nāma yakṣakulaṃ yato vajrapāṇerutpattiste bodhisattvaṃ mātuḥ kukṣigataṃ viditvā satataṃ samitamanubaddhā bhavanti sma | santi khalu punaścatasro bodhisattvaparicārakā devatāḥ—utkhalī ca nāma samutkhalī ca nāma dhvajavatī ca nāma prabhāvatī ca nāma | tā api bodhisattvaṃ mātuḥ kukṣigataṃ viditvā satataṃ samitaṃ rakṣanti sma | śakro ’pi devānāmindraḥ sārdhaṃ pañcamātrairdeva­putra­śata­irbodhi­sattvaṃ mātuḥ kukṣigataṃ jñātvā satataṃ samitamanubadhnāti sma ||

bodhisattvasya khalu punarmātuḥ kukṣigatasya kāyastathāvidho ’bhūt, tadyathāpi nāma parvatamūrdhani rātrāvandhakāratamisrāyāṃ mahānagniskandho yojanādapi dṛśyate sma, yāvat pañcabhyā yojanebhyo dṛśyate sma | evameva bodhisattvasya mātuḥ kukṣigatasyātmabhāvo ’bhinirvṛtto ’bhūt prabhāsvaro ’bhirūpaḥ prāsādiko darśanīyaḥ | sa tasmin kūṭāgāre paryaṅkaniṣaṇṇo ’tīva śobhate sma | vaiḍūryapratyuptamivābhijātaṃ jātarūpam | bodhisattvasya mātā ca nidhyāya sthitā paśyati sma kukṣigataṃ bodhisattvam | tadyathāpi nāma mahato ’bhrakūṭādvidyuto niḥsṛtya mahāntamavabhāsaṃ saṃjanayanti, evameva bodhisattvo mātuḥ kukṣigataḥ śriyā tejasā varṇena ca taṃ prathamaṃ ratna­kūṭā­gāra­mavabhāsayati sma | avabhāsya dvitīyaṃ gandha­kūṭā­gāra­mavabhāsayati sma | dvitīyaṃ gandhakūṭāgāramavabhāsya tṛtīyaṃ ratna­kūṭā­gāra­mavabhāsayati sma | tṛtīyaṃ ratnakūṭāgāramavabhāsya sarvāvantaṃ māturātma­bhāva­mavabhāsayati sma | tamavabhāsya yatra cāsane niṣaṇṇo bhavati sma tadavabhāsayati sma | tadavabhāsya sarvaṃ gṛhamavabhāsayati sma | sarvaṃ gṛhamavabhāsya gṛhasyopariṣṭānniḥsṛtya pūrvāṃ diśamavabhāsayati sma | evaṃ dakṣiṇāṃ paścimāṃ uttarāmadha ūrdhvaṃ samantāddaśadiśaḥ krośamātramekaikasyāṃ diśi mātuḥ kukṣigato bodhisattvaḥ śriyā tejasā varṇena cāvabhāsayati sma ||

āgacchanti sma khalu punarbhikṣavaścatvāro mahārājāno ’ṣṭāviṃśacca mahāyakṣasenāpatayaḥ sārdhaṃ pañcamātrayakṣaśataiḥ pūrvāhṇakālasamaye bodhisattvasya darśanāya vandanāya paryupāsanāya dharmaśravaṇāya ca | tadā bodhisattvastānāgatān viditvā dakṣiṇaṃ pāṇimabhyutkṣipya ekāṅgulikayā āsanānyupadarśayati sma | niṣīdanti sma te lokapālādayo yathāprajñapteṣvāsaneṣu | paśyanti sma bodhisattvaṃ mātuḥ kukṣigataṃ jātarūpamiva vigrahaṃ hastaṃ cālayantaṃ vicālayantam utkṣipantaṃ pratiṣṭhāpayantam | te prītiprāmodyaprasā­dapratilabdhā bodhisattvaṃ namaskurvanti sma | niṣaṇṇāṃśca tān viditvā bodhisattvo dharmyayā kathayā saṃdarśayati sma samādāpayati sma samuttejayati sma saṃpraharṣayati sma | yadā ca prakramitukāmā bhavanti tadā bodhisattvasteṣāṃ cetasaiva vicintitaṃ vijñāya dakṣiṇaṃ pāṇimutkṣipya saṃcārayati sma | saṃcārya vicārayati sma | mātaraṃ ca na bādhate sma | tadā teṣāṃ caturṇāṃ mahārājānāmevaṃ bhavati sma—visarjitāḥ sma vayaṃ bodhisattveneti | te bodhisattvaṃ bodhisattvamātaraṃ ca tripradakṣiṇīkṛtya prakrāmanti sma | ayaṃ heturayaṃ pratyayo yadbodhisattvo rātryāṃ praśāntāyāṃ dakṣiṇaṃ pāṇiṃ saṃcārya vicārayati sma | vicārya punarapi smṛtaḥ saṃprajānaṃstaṃ pāṇiṃ pratiṣṭhāpayati sma | punaraparaṃ yadā bodhisattvasya keciddarśanāyāgacchanti sma striyo vā puruṣo vā dārako vā dārikā vā, tān bodhisattvaḥ pūrvatarameva pratisaṃmodayate sma, paścādbodhisattvasya mātā ||

iti hi bhikṣavo bodhisattvo mātuḥ kukṣigataḥ san sattvān pratisaṃmodanakuśalo bhavati smeti | na ca kaściddevo vā nāgo vā yakṣo vā manuṣyo vā amanuṣyo vā yaḥ śaknoti sma bodhisattvaṃ pūrvataraṃ pratisaṃmoditum | atha tarhi bodhisattva eva tāvat pūrvataraṃ pratisaṃmodate sma, paścādbodhisattvamātā ||

nirgate khalu punaḥ pūrvāhṇakālasamaye madhyāhnakālasamaye pratyupasthite atha khalu śakro devānāmindro niṣkrāntaḥ | abhiniṣkrāntāśca trāyatriṃśaddevaputrā bodhisattvasya darśanāya vandanāya paryupāsanāya | dharmaśravaṇāya cāgacchanti sma | tāṃśca bodhisattvo dūrata evāgacchato dṛṣṭvā dakṣiṇaṃ suvarṇavarṇaṃ bāhuṃ prasārya śakraṃ devānāmindraṃ devāṃśca trāyatriṃśān pratisaṃmodate sma | ekāṅgulikayā cāsanānyupadarśayati sma | na ca śaknoti sma bhikṣavaḥ śakro devānāmindro bodhisattvasyājñāṃ pratiroddhum | niṣīdati sma śakro devānāmindrastadanye ca devaputrā yathāprajñapteṣvāsaneṣu | tān bodhisattvo niṣaṇṇān viditvā dharmyayā kathayā saṃdarśayati sma samādāpayati sma samuttejayati sma saṃpraharṣayati sma | yena ca bodhisattvaḥ pāṇiṃ saṃcārayati sma, tanmukhā bodhisattvamātā bhavati sma | tatasteṣāmevaṃ bhavati sma—asmābhiḥ sārdhaṃ bodhisattvaḥ saṃmodate sma | ekaikaścaivaṃ saṃjānīte sma—mayaiva sārdhaṃ bodhisattvaḥ saṃlapati, māmeva pratisaṃmodate sma iti ||

tasmin khalu punaḥ kūṭāgāre śakrasya devānāmindrasya trāyatriṃśānāṃ devānāṃ ca pratibhāsaḥ saṃdṛśyate sma | na khalu punaranyatraivaṃ pariśuddho bodhisattvaparibhogo bhavati yathā mātuḥ kukṣigatasya bodhisattvasya | yadā ca bhikṣavaḥ śakro devānāmindrastadanye ca devaputrāḥ prakramitukāmā bhavanti sma, tadā bodhisattvasteṣāṃ cetasaiva cetaḥparivitarkamājñāya dakṣiṇaṃ pāṇimutkṣipya saṃcārayanti sma | saṃcārya vicārya punarapi smṛtaḥ saṃprajānan pratiṣṭhāpayati sma | mātaraṃ ca na bādhate sma | tadā śakrasya devānāmindrasyānyeṣāṃ ca trāyatriṃśānāṃ devānāmevaṃ bhavati sma—visarjitā vayaṃ bodhisattveneti | te bodhisattvaṃ bodhisattvamātaraṃ ca tripradakṣiṇīkṛtya prakrāmanti sma ||

nirgate ca khalu punarbhikṣavo madhyāhnakālasamaye sāyāhnakālasamaye pratyupasthite atha khalu brahmā sahāpatiran­eka­irbrahma­kāyikairdeva­putra­śata­sahas­raiḥ parivṛtaḥ puraskṛtastaṃ divyamojobindumādāya yena bodhi­sattvas­tenopa­saṃk­rāmati sma bodhisattvaṃ draṣṭuṃ vandituṃ paryupāsituṃ dharmaṃ ca śrotum | samanvāharati sma bhikṣavaḥ bodhisattvo brahmāṇaṃ sahāpatimāgacchantaṃ saparivāram | punareva ca bodhisattvo dakṣiṇaṃ suvarṇavarṇapāṇimutkṣipya brahmāṇaṃ sahāpatiṃ brahmakāyikāṃśca devaputrān pratisaṃmodate sma | ekāṅgulikayā cāsanānyupadarśayati sma | na ca śaktirasti bhikṣavo brahmaṇaḥ sahāpaterbodhi­sattvas­yājñāṃ pratiroddhum | niṣīdati sma bhikṣavo brahmā sahāpatistadanye ca brahmakāyikā devaputrā yathāprajñapteṣvāsaneṣu | tān bodhisattvo niṣaṇṇān viditvā dharmyayā kathayā saṃdarśayati sma samādāpayati sma samuttejayati sma saṃpraharṣayati sma | yena ca bodhisattvaḥ pāṇiṃ saṃcārayati sma, tanmukhaiva māyādevī bhavati sma | tatasteṣāmekaikasyaivaṃ bhavati sma—mayā sārdhaṃ bodhisattvaḥ saṃlapati, māmeva pratisaṃmodate sma iti | yadā ca brahmā sahāpatistadanye ca brahmakāyikā devaputrā gantukāmā bhavanti sma, tadā bodhisattvasteṣāṃ cetasaiva cetaḥparivitarkamājñāya dakṣiṇaṃ suvarṇavarṇaṃ bāhumutkṣipya saṃcārayati sma | saṃcārya vicārayati sma | saṃcārya vicārya avasādatākāreṇa pāṇiṃ saṃcārayati sma | mātaraṃ ca na bādhate sma | tato brahmaṇaḥ sahāpatestadanyeṣāṃ ca brahmakāyikānāṃ devaputrāṇāmevaṃ bhavati sma—visarjitā vayaṃ bodhisattveneti | te bodhisattvaṃ bodhisattvamātaraṃ ca tripradakṣiṇīkṛtya punareva prakrāmanti sma | bodhisattvaśca smṛtaḥ saṃprajānan pāṇiṃ pratiṣṭhāpayati sma ||

āgacchanti sma khalu punarbhikṣavaḥ pūrvadakṣiṇapaścimottarābhyo digbhyo ’dhastādupariṣṭāt santāddaśabhyo digbhyo bahūni bodhisattvaśatasahasrāṇi bodhisattvasya darśanāya vandanāya paryupāsanāya dharmaśravaṇāya ca dharmasaṃgītisaṃgāyanāya ca | teṣāmāgatāgatānāṃ bodhisattvaḥ kāyāt prabhāmutsṛjya prabhāvyūhāni siṃhāsanānyabhinirmimīte sma | abhinirmāya tān bodhisattvāṃsteṣvāsaneṣu niṣīdayati sma | niṣaṇṇāṃścainān viditvā paripṛcchati sma paripraśnayati sma yadutāsyaiva bodhisattvasya mahāyānasya vistaravibhāgatāmupādāya | na ca tān kaścidanyaḥ paśyati sma anyatra sabhāgebhyo devaputrebhyaḥ | ayaṃ bhikṣavo heturayaṃ pratyayo yena bodhisattvaḥ praśāntāyāṃ rātryāṃ kāyāt prabhāmutsṛjati sma ||

na khalu punarbhikṣavo māyādevī bodhisattvakukṣigate gurukāyatāṃ saṃjānīte sma anyatra laghutāmeva mṛdutāmeva saukhyatāmeva | na codaragatāni duḥkhāni pratyanubhavati sma | na ca rāgaparidāhena vā dveṣaparidāhena vā mohaparidāhena vā paridahyate sma | na ca kāmavitarkaṃ vā vyāpādavitarkaṃ vā vihiṃsāvitarkaṃ vā vitarkayati sma | na ca śītaṃ na coṣṇaṃ vā jighatsāṃ vā pipāsāṃ vā tamo vā rajo vā kleśaṃ vā saṃjānīte sma paśyati vā | na cāsyā amanāpā rūpaśabdagandharasasparśā vā ābhāsamāgacchanti sma | na ca pāpakān svapnān paśyati sma | na cāsyāḥ strīmāyā na śāṭhyaṃ nerṣyā na strīkleśā bādhante sma | pañcaśikṣāpadasamādattā khalu punaḥ śīlavatī daśakuśalakarmapathe pratiṣṭhitā tasmin samaye bodhisattvamātā bhavati sma | na ca bodhisattvamātuḥ kvacit puruṣe rāgacittamutpadyate sma, nāpi kasyacitpuruṣasya bodhisattvasya māturantike | ye ca kecitkapilāhvaye mahāpuravare anyeṣu vā janapadeṣu deva­nāgayakṣagandharvāsuragaruḍabhūtāviṣṭāḥ strīpuruṣadārakadārikā vā, te sarve bodhisattvamātuḥ sahadarśanādeva svasthāḥ smṛtipratilabdhā bhavanti sma | te cāmanuṣyāḥ kṣiprameva prakrāmanti sma | ye ca kecinnānārogaspṛṣṭāḥ sattvā bhavanti sma, vāta­pitta­śleṣma­saṃ­nipātajai rogaiḥ pīḍyante sma, cakṣurogeṇa vā śrotrarogeṇa vā ghrāṇarogeṇa vā jihvārogeṇa vā oṣṭharogeṇa vā dantarogeṇa kaṇṭharogeṇa vā galagaṇḍarogeṇa vā uragaṇḍakuṣṭhakilāsaśoṣonmādāpas­māraj­varagalagaṇḍapiṭakavisarpavicarcikādyai rogaiḥ saṃpīḍyante sma, teṣāṃ bodhisattvamātā dakṣiṇapāṇiṃ mūrdhni pratiṣṭhāpayati sma | te sahapratiṣṭhāpite pāṇau vigatavyādhayo bhūtvā svakasvakāni gṛhāṇi gacchanti sma | antato māyādevī tṛṇagulmakamapi dharaṇitalādabhyutkṣipya glānebhyaḥ sattvebhyo ’nuprayacchati sma | te sahapratilambhādaroganirvikārā bhavanti sma | yadā ca māyādevī svaṃ dakṣiṇaṃ pārśvaṃ pratyavekṣate sma, tadā paśyati sma bodhisattvaṃ kukṣigatam, tadyathāpi nāma supariśuddha ādarśamaṇḍale mukhamaṇḍalaṃ dṛśyate | dṛṣṭvā ca punastuṣṭā udagrā āttamanā pramuditā prītisaumanasyajātā bhavati sma ||

bodhisattvasya khalu punarbhikṣavo mātuḥ kukṣigatasyādhiṣṭhitaṃ satataṃ samitaṃ rātriṃdivaṃ divyāni tūryāṇi abhi(nirmāya) pranadanti sma | divyāni ca puṣpāṇi abhipravarṣanti sma | kālena devā varṣanti sma | kālena vāyavo vānti sma | kālena ṛtavo nakṣatrāṇi ca parivartante sma | kṣemaṃ ca rājyaṃ subhikṣaṃ ca sumanākulamanubhavati sma | sarve ca kapilāhvaye mahāpuravare śākyā anye ca sattvāḥ khādanti sma, pibanti sma, (ramante sma,) krīḍanti sma, pravicārayanti sma, dānāni ca dadanti sma, puṇyāni ca kurvanti sma, kaumodyāmiva cāturmāsyāmekāntare krīḍāsukhavihārairviharanti sma | rājāpi śuddhodanaḥ saṃ­prāpta­brahma­caryoparatarāṣṭrakāryo ’pi supariśuddhastapovanagata iva dharmamevānuvartate sma ||

evaṃrūpeṇa bhikṣava ṛddhiprātihāryeṇa samanvāgato bodhisattvo mātuḥ kukṣigato ’sthāt | tatra khalu bhagavānāyuṣmanta­māna­ndamā­mantra­yate sma—drakṣyasi tvamānanda ratnavyūhaṃ bodhisattvaparibhogaṃ yatra bodhisattvo mātuḥ kukṣigato vyāhārṣīt | āha—paśyeyaṃ bhagavan paśyeyaṃ sugata | darśayati sma tathāgata āyuṣmata ānandasya śakrasya devānāmindrasya caturṇāṃ ca lokapālānāṃ tadanyeṣāṃ ca devamanuṣyāṇām | dṛṣṭvā ca te tuṣṭā abhūvan udagrā āttamanasaḥ pramuditāḥ prītisaumanasyajātāḥ | sa ca brahmā sahāpatiḥ punareva brahmaloke samāropya pratiṣṭhāpayati sma caityārtham ||

tatra khalu bhagavān punarapi bhikṣūnāmantrayate sma—iti hi bhikṣavo daśamāsakukṣigatena bodhisattvena ṣaṭtriṃśannayutāni devamanuṣyāṇāṃ triṣu yāneṣu paripācitānyabhūvan | yatredamucyate yat—

bodhisattva agrasattva mātukukṣisaṃsthitaḥ prakampitā ca ṣaḍvikāra medinī sakānanā |
suvarṇavarṇa ābha mukta sarvāpāya śodhitā praharṣitāśca devasaṃgha dharmagañju bheṣyate ||

suṃsaṃsthito mahāvimānu naikaratnacitrito yatra vīru āruhitva tiṣṭhate vināyakaḥ |
gandhottamena candanena pūrito virocate yasyaikakarṣu trisahas­ramūlyaratnapūrito ||

mahāsahasralokadhātu heṣvi bhindiyitvanā udāgato guṇākarasya padmaojabinduko |
so saptarātra puṇyateja brahmaloki udgato gṛhītva brahma ojabindu bodhisattva nāmayī ||

na asti sarvasattvakāyi bhuktu yo jareya taṃ anyatra bhūri bodhisattva brahmakalpasaṃnibhe |
anekakalpa puṇyateja ojabindu saṃsthito bhujitva sattva kāyacitta jñānaśuddha gacchiṣu ||

śakra brahma lokapāla pūjanāya nāyakaṃ trīṇi kāla āgamitva bodhisattvamantikam |
vandayitva pūjayitva dharma śṛṇute varaṃ pradakṣiṇaṃ karitva sarva gacchiṣū yathāgatā ||

bodhisattva dharmakāma enti lokadhātuṣu
prabhāviyūha āsaneṣu te niṣaṇṇa dṛśyiṣu |
parasparaṃ ca śrutva dharma yānaśreṣṭhamuttamaṃ
prayānti sarvi hṛṣṭacitta varṇamāla bhāṣato ||

ye ca iṣṭidārakāsu duḥkhitā tadā abhūt bhūtaspṛṣṭa kṣiptacitta nagna pāṃśumrakṣitā |
te ca sarva dṛṣṭva māya bhonti labdhacetanā smṛtīmatīgatīupeta gehi gehi gacchiṣu ||

vātato va pittato va śleṣmasaṃnipātakaiḥ ye ca cakṣuroga śrotraroga kāyacittapīḍitā |
naikarūpa naikajāti vyādhibhiśca ye hatā sthāpite sma māya mūrdhni pāṇi bhonti nirjarā ||

athāpi vā tṛṇasya tūli bhūmito gṛhītvanā dadāti māya āturāṇa sarvi bhonti nirjarā |
saukhyaprāpti nirvikāra gehi gehi gacchiṣu bhaiṣajyabhūti vaidyarāji kukṣisaṃpratiṣṭhite ||

yasmi kāli māyadevi svātanuṃ nirīkṣate adṛśāti bodhisattva kukṣiye pratiṣṭhitam |
yathaiva candra antarīkṣa tārakai parīvṛtaṃ tathaiva nāthu bodhi­sattva­lakṣaṇairalaṃ­kṛtam ||

no ca tasya rāga doṣa naiva moha bādhate kāmachandu naiva tasya īrṣi naiva hiṃsitā |
tuṣṭacitta hṛṣṭacitta prīti saumanasthitā kṣudhāpipāsa śīta uṣṇa naiva tasya bādhate ||

aghaṭṭitāśca nityakāla divyatūrya vādiṣu pravarṣayanti divyapuṣpa gandhaśreṣṭha śobhanā |
deva paśyi mānuṣāśca mānuṣā amānuṣāṃ no viheṭhi no vihiṃsi tatra te parasyaram ||

ramanti sattva krīḍayanti annapānudenti ca ānandaśabda ghoṣayanti hṛṣṭatuṣṭamānasāḥ ||
kṣamā rajoanākulā ca kāli deva varṣate tṛṇāśca puṣpa oṣadhīya tasmi kāli rohiṣu ||

rājagehi saptarātra ratnavarṣa varṣito yato daridrasattva gṛhya dāna denti bhuñjate |
nāsti sattva yo daridra yo ca āsi duḥkhito bherumūrdhni nandaneva eva sattva nandiṣu ||

so ca rāju śākiyāna poṣadhī upoṣito rājyakāryu no karoti dharmameva gocarī |
tapovanaṃ ca so praviṣṭa māyādevī pṛcchate kīdṛśenti kāyi saukhya agrasattva dhārati ||

iti śrīlalitavistare garbhāvakrāntiparivarto nāma ṣaṣṭhamo ’dhyāyaḥ ||