Mahāvastu

62. Anaṅgaṇa Jātaka

bhikṣū bhagavato pṛcchensu || paśya bhagavaṃ jyotiṣkasya gṛhapatisya edṛśīye saṃpattīye samanvāgataṃ gṛhaṃ abhūṣi asādhāraṇā ca bhogā bhagavāṃ ca ārādhito pravrajyā upasaṃpadā ca labdhā niṣkleśatā ca prāptā | kasyaitad bhagavaṃ jyotiṣkasya gṛhapatisya karmaphalavipākaḥ || bhagavān āha ||

bhūtapūrvaṃ bhikṣavaḥ atītam adhvānaṃ itaḥ ekanavatime kalpe rājā abhūṣi bandhumo nāma ||

rājño khalu punaḥ bhikṣavo bandhumasya bandhumatī nāma rājadhānī abhūṣi | cakravaripurī vistareṇa || rājño khalu punaḥ bhikṣavo bandhumasya vipaśyī nāma putro abhūṣi || atha khalu bhikṣavaḥ vipaśyī bodhisatvo aparasmiṃ deśe gatvā agārasyānagāriyaṃ pravrajitvā anuttarāṃ samyaksaṃbodhim abhisaṃbuddho || kadāci dāni rājā bandhumo bhagavato vipaśyisya dūtaṃ preṣeti || āgacchāhi bhagavaṃ svakāṃ janmabhūmiṃ asmākaṃ anukampārthaṃ || atha khalu bhikṣavo bhagavāṃ vipaśyī rājadūtavacanaṃ śrutvā yena svakā janmabhūmis tenopasaṃkrami sārdhaṃ aṣṭaṣaṣṭīhi arhantasahasrehi || tena ca kālena tena samayena bandhumatīyaṃ rājadhānīyaṃ anaṅgaṇo śreṣṭhi āḍhyo mahādhano prabhūtacitropakaraṇo || aśroṣīt khalu anaṅgaṇo gṛhapati evaṃ caivaṃ ca bhagavāṃ vipaśyī āgacchati sārdhaṃ aṣṭaṣaṣṭīhi arhantasahasrehi || tasya dāni etad abhūṣi | yaṃ nūnāhaṃ sarvaprathamam eva bhagavato pādavanda upasaṃkrameyaṃ || atha khalu anaṅgaṇo gṛhapati śīghraśīghraṃ tvaramāṇarūpo bhagavato pādavandako upasaṃkrānto || adrākṣīt* anaṃgaṇo gṛhapatiḥ bhagavantaṃ vipaśyiṃ dūrato evāgacchantaṃ prāsādikaṃ (yāvat’) bhikṣusaṃghaparivṛtaṃ ||

atha khalu anaṅgaṇo gṛhapatiḥ yena bhagavāṃ (yāva) bhagavantam etad avocat* || adhivāsehi me bahgavan traimāsabhaktena sārdhaṃ bhikṣusaṃghena (yāva) tūṣṇībhāvena ||

aśroṣī rājā bandhumo evaṃ cevaṃ ca bhagavāṃ vipaśyī āgacchati mahatā bhikṣusaṃghena sārdhaṃ aṣṭaṣaṣṭīhi arhantasahasrehi + + + tenāntanagaraṃ alaṃkarotha || (yāvat*) mahatā rājānubhāvena (yāvat*) adrākṣī prāsādikaṃ (yāvat*) nimantreti (yāvad*) adhivāsitaṃ me mahārāja anaṃgaṇasya gṛhapatisya traimāsabhaktena sārdhaṃ bhikṣusaṃghena || rājā śrutvā utkaṇṭhito evaṃ jāto || anaṃgaṇo gṛhapati mamato apṛcchitvā anavalokitvā abahumānaṃ kṛtvā bhagavato sakāśam upasaṃkrānto bhagavāṃ ca nimantrito | asādhum etaṃ || bhagavāṃ rājñā ukto || ekaṃ divasabhaktaṃ mama bhavatu dvitīyaṃ tasya || bahgavān āha || yadi anaṃgaṇo anujānāti evaṃ labhyaṃ || rājā dāni anaṅgaṇasya dūtaṃ preṣeti (yāvad*) āgataṃ || rājā āha || prāptaṃ āgataṃ kālaṃ tava gṛhapati yaṃ rājño vilomaṃ vartasi | mama anāpṛcchiyāna nimantresi | na tvaṃ jānasi mahyaṃ so putro vipaśyī āgato | osirāhi bhagavato traimāsaṃ bhaktaṃ sārdhaṃ bhikṣusaṃghena || gṛhapatiḥ āha || na vayaṃ devasya abahumāno api tu kiṃ devo puṇyādhiko vayaṃ nādhiko api tu yathā devasya iṣṭaṃ bhavati tathā kariṣyāmīti nimantrito me bhagavāṃ || atha khalu bandhumasya etad abhūṣi | saced vakṣyāmy ahaṃ mā tāva gṛhapate karohi na ca me anujāniṣyati na ca me bhagavāṃ vipaśyī āttamano bhaviṣyati na ca me adhivāsayiṣyati || tasyaivaṃ cintayamānasya gṛhapatiṃ āmantrayati || tena hi gṛhapate bhaktavāraṃ kariṣyāmi | ekadivasaṃ mama bhavatu dvitīyadivasaṃ tubhyaṃ bhavatu || āha || vāḍhaṃ tat kiṃ na śakyaṃ kartuṃ || prasthāpitaṃ ekaṃ divasaṃ rājño bhaktaṃ dvitīyaṃ anaṃgaṇasya || anaṃgaṇo dāni gṛhapati yattakaṃ ekadivasaṃ rājño bhaktaṃ tato anaṃgaṇo aparasya avaśyaṃ viśeṣaṃ karoti || atha khalu rājā bandhumo mahāmātraṃ āmantrayati || tasya dāni grāmaṇi anaṅgaṇasya gṛhapatisya svāpateyaṃ bahutarakaṃ na mama tti yad idaṃ gṛhapatisya bhaktaṃ saṃpadyati na mama taṃ saṃpadyati atha devasya paścimakaṃ divasaṃ paśyitvā viśeṣaṃ karoti | tena hi grāmaṇi tathā kartavyaṃ yathā anaṃgaṇasya gṛhapatisya utkṣepaṃ bhave yaṃ vārayiṣyati || na śaknoti kiṃcit kartuṃ yāvat traimāsikaṃ samāptaṃ dvidivasā avaśeṣā caturdaśī ca rājño bhaktavāraṃ paṃcadaśī ca gṛhapatisya || rājño dāni bandhumasya munihato nāma nandanārāmo mahānto ca vistīrṇo ca śītalo ca sugandho ca prāsādiko ca darśanīyo ca || rājñā dāni paścimake divase caturdaśīyaṃ sarvaṃ candanavāṭaṃ siktasaṃsṛṣṭaṃ kṛtvā osaktapaṭṭadāmakalāpaṃ dhūpitadhūpanaṃ muktapuṣpāvakīrṇaṃ ekamekasya candanavṛkṣasya ekamekasya bhikṣusya śatasāhasrikā āsanaprajñaptī kriyati | catvāro dārakā sarvālaṃkāravibhūṣitā suvarṇarūpyamayadaṇḍena sarvaśvetena cāmareṇa vījayanti || ekenāntena kumārikā sarvālaṃkāravibhūṣitā purato śatasāhasrikāni gandhayogāni anulepanāṃ pīṣayanti pṛṣṭhato hastināgā sarvālaṃkāravibhūṣitā hemajālapraticchannā avadātāni cchatrāṇi dhārayanti || rājño āṇattīyā yāvat tāṃ bandhumatīṃ dvādaśa yojanāni samante na kenacit* śalākā vikrīṇitavyā yo krīṇāti yo vikrīṇāti tasya vadhadaṇḍaṃ dātavyaṃ paśyatha | evaṃ vāriyanto so gṛhapati kiṃ kariṣyati kenāpya bhaktaṃ pacyati avārito | na kenacit krīṇitavyaṃ (yāvad*) vadhadaṇḍaṃ dātavyaṃ (yāvad*) avārito śataṃ vyaṃjanaṃ na bhaviṣyati || kuto gṛhapatisya pradarśakā udyānakṛtā āsanā prakṣapīyanti (yāvat*) kuto hasti || tato anaṅgaṇena dāni gṛhapatinā edṛśāṃ saṃpattiṃ śutvāna śokapariśaraviddhahṛdayo cintāsāgaram anupraviṣṭo āsati || so dāni karuṇaṃ pradhyāyati || so dāni cinteti || yadi tāvad ahaṃ kāṣṭhaṃ na labhiṣyaṃ śalākāny eva śakyaṃ pariprāpayituṃ atha ca na labhiṣyaṃ vyaṃjanasyārthāye idaṃ pi śakyaṃ pariprāpayituṃ anyāni vyaṃjanāni sajjiṣyaṃ śobhanāni praṇītāni | api tu me edṛśo candanavāṭo nāsti āsanaprajñaptī ca me na tādṛśī bhaviṣyati | catvāro dārakā dārikā ca me na bhaviṣyanti hastināgā ca me na bhaviṣyanti || tathā so utkaṇṭhito || tasya puṇyatejena śakro devānām indro upasaṃkramitvāgrataḥ āha || gṛhapati mā utkaṇṭhāhi bhaktaṃ upasthāhi bhaktaṃ pratijāgrāhi sarvaṃ bhaviṣyati | ahaṃ āsanaprajñaptī kariṣyaṃ maṇḍalamālaṃ taṃ māpayiṣyaṃ śobhanaṃ cālaṃkṛtaṃ ca kārayiṣyaṃ || gṛhapati āha || ko tvaṃ māriṣa || āha || gṛhapati śakro haṃ devānām indro || gṛhapati mudito candanakāṣṭhena vyaṃjanaṃ pācayati | ghṛtatailakuṇḍaṃ bharitvā tato yathā bhadramuṣṭikāni ovāhiyati tena bhaktaṃ sajjiyati || śakro devānām indro viśvakarmaṃ devaputram āmantrayati || bhagavato ca bhikṣusaṃghasya ca mahantaṃ maṇḍalamālaṃ samanvāhara praṇītaṃ ca śayyāsanaṃ || sādhu māriṣeti (yāvat*) pratiśrutvā tato viśvakarmeṇa devaputreṇa mahanto maṇḍalamālo abhinirmiṇitvā aṣṭaṣaṣṭīsahasrāṇi tālavanam abhinirmiṇitvā suvarṇamayasya tālaskandhasya rūpyamayaṃ putraṃ ca puṣpaṃ ca phalaṃ cāpi (yāvat*) lohitikāmayasya skandhasya vaiḍūryamayaṃ patraṃ ca phalaṃ ca (yāvad*) āsanaprajñaptī kṛtā ekamekasya stambhasya ekamekasya bhikṣusya arthāye catvāraś ca devaputrā sarvālaṃkāravibhūṣitā vāmadakṣiṇe sthitā morahastehi vījamānā catvāro devakanyā sarvālaṃkārabhūṣitāḥ anuvātam eva divyāni anulepanāni pīṣensuḥ || ekamekasya bhikṣusya ekamekaṃ hastināgaṃ eravaṇena sādṛśāni pṛṣṭhato saptaratnāṃ agrāṃ chatrāṃ vaiḍūryamayehi daṇḍehi dhārenti eravaṇo ca hastināgo bhagavato upari cchatraṃ dhāreti || taṃ mahāmaṇḍalamālaṃ yāvaj jānumātraṃ divyapuṣpāvakīrṇaṃ mṛdukā ca vātā ovāyanti | tasmiṃś ca tālavane vātasaṃghaṭṭite divyo ghoṣo niścarati || (yāva) bhagavato kālam ārocenti | (yāvat*) praviśati || niṣīdi bhagavān tato gṛhapati rājño dūtaṃ preṣeti || āgaccha deva adyaiva paścimakaṃ divasaṃ saṃghaṃ pariviṣiṣyāmaḥ sahitakā ||

rājā dāni bhadraṃ yānam abhiruhitvā saṃprasthitaḥ || adrākṣīd rājā bandhumo dūrato evāgacchantaṃ sarvapāṇḍuraṃ hastināgaṃ dṛṣṭvā ca punar etad abhūṣī | niḥsaṃśayaṃ gṛhapatinā sarvapiṇḍamayaṃ hastināgaṃ kārāpitaṃ || so dāni āgataḥ praviśitvā taṃ edṛśaṃ nānāviyūhaṃ paśyitvā āścaryajāta upajātaṃ āścaryam idaṃ gṛhapatisya puṇyatejena || grāmālukenāpi dāni puruṣeṇa dadhighaṭaṃ ānītaṃ prābhṛtārthaṃ || so paṃcahi purāṇaśatehi krīyakena yācito || so dāni grāmāluko puruṣo saṃvigno paśyati | mā tāvad ime (yāvad*) artham ākarṣake niṣcaye [yāvat*] sarvasaṃghe (yāvad*) arthaṃ yācitvā tattakaṃ eva || tato rājā bandhumo anaṃgaṇena mānyaparināyakaṃ ayaṃ ca punaḥ paṃca purāṇaśatāni kim etaṃ bhaviṣyati || so dāni pṛcchati || kim etaṃ bhaviṣyati || āhansuḥ || bhagavāṃ vipaśyī sārdham aṣṭaṣaṣṭīhi arahantasahasrehi pariviṣīyati || so dāni cinteti | dullabhaṃ tathāgatānāṃ (yāvat*) saṃbuddhānāṃ loke prādurbhāvaḥ | yaṃ nūnāhaṃ imena dadhighaṭakena buddhapramukhaṃ svayam eva pariviṣeyaṃ || so dāni svayam eva sarvasaṃghe (yāvad*) arthaṃ yācitvā tattakaṃ eva ||

tato rājā bandhumo anaṅgaṇena gṛhapatinā sārdhaṃ tādṛśakena vyūhena bhagavantaṃ saśrāvakasaṃghaṃ pariviṣati || yadā bhagavāṃ bhuktāvī dhautahasto apanītapātraḥ tato gṛhapati praṇidhiṃ karoti || yo yaṃ mama deyadharmaparityāgāt puṇyābhisyandaḥ kuśalābhisyandaḥ sukhasyādhāraṇaṃ me divyaṃ upabhogaṃ bhaveyā taṃ ca asādhāraṇaṃ etādṛśaṃ ca śāstāraṃ ārāgayeyaṃ | so dharmaṃ deśeya tañ cāhaṃ ājāneyaṃ pravrajitvā niṣkleśo bhaveyaṃ ||

bhagavān āha || syād vo bhikṣavaḥ evam asyād anyaḥ sa tena kālena tena samayena anaṅgaṇo nāma śreṣṭhi abhūṣi | naitad evaṃ draṣṭavyaṃ | jyotiṣko gṛhapatiḥ sa tasmiṃ kāle tasmiṃ samaye anaṃgaṇo nāma gṛhapatir āsi [yāvat*] tasya praṇidhi sarvārthasiddhaḥ ||