Digital Sanskrit Buddhist Canon

Ātmaparīkṣā aṣṭādaśamaṃ prakaraṇam

Technical Details
  • Text Version:
    Romanized
  • Input Personnel:
    DSBC Staff
  • Input Date:
    2006
  • Proof Reader:
    Miroj Shakya
  • Supplier:
    Nagarjuna Institute of Exact Methods
  • Sponsor:
    University of the West
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ātmaparīkṣā aṣṭādaśamaṃ prakaraṇam|



ātmā skandhā yadi bhavedudayavyayabhāgbhavet|

skandhebhyo'nyo yadi bhavedbhavedaskandhalakṣaṇaḥ||1||



ātmanyasati cātmīyaṃ kuta eva bhaviṣyati|

nirmamo nirahaṃkāraḥ śamādātmātmanīnayoḥ||2||



nirmamo nirahaṃkāro yaśca so'pi na vidyate|

nirmamaṃ nirahaṃkāraṃ yaḥ paśyati na paśyati||3||



mametyahamiti kṣīṇe bahirdhādhyātmameva ca|

nirudhyata upādānaṃ tatkṣayājjanmanaḥ kṣayaḥ||4||



karmakleśakṣayānmokṣaḥ karmakleśā vikalpataḥ|

te prapañcātprapañcastu śūnyatāyāṃ nirudhyate||5||



ātmetyapi prajñapitamanātmetyapi deśitam|

buddhairnātmā na cānātmā kaścidityapi deśitam||6||



nivṛttamabhidhātavyaṃ nivṛtte cittagocare|

anutpannāniruddhā hi nirvāṇamiva dharmatā||7||



sarvaṃ tathyaṃ na vā tathyaṃ tathyaṃ cātathyameva ca|

naivātathyaṃ naiva tathyametadbuddhānuśāsanam||8||



aparapratyayaṃ śāntaṃ prapañcairaprapañcitam|

nirvikalpamanānārthametattattvasya lakṣaṇam||9||



pratītya yadyadbhavati na hi tāvattadeva tat|

na cānyadapi tattasmānnocchinnaṃ nāpi śāśvatam||10||



anekārthamanānārthamanucchedamaśāśvatam|

etattallokanāthānāṃ buddhānāṃ śāsanāmṛtam||11||



saṃbuddhānāmanutpāde śrāvakāṇāṃ punaḥ kṣaye|

jñānaṃ pratyekabuddhānāmasaṃsargātpravartate||12||
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