Digital Sanskrit Buddhist Canon

Devabhavanabhramaṇaṃ trayodaśaṃ prakaraṇam

Technical Details
  • Text Version:
    Romanized
  • Input Personnel:
    DSBC Staff
  • Input Date:
    2005
  • Proof Reader:
    Miroj Shakya
  • Supplier:
    Nagarjuna Institute of Exact Methods
  • Sponsor:
    University of the West
devabhavanabhramaṇaṃ trayodaśaṃ prakaraṇam |



athāryāvalokiteśvaro jvaladivāgnipiṇḍamākāśe'ntarhitaḥ | tato devabhavanaṃ gatvā śuddhāvāsakāyikadevaputrāṇāṃ sakāśamupasaṃkrāntaḥ | upasaṃkramya brāhmaṇarūpamātmānamabhinirmāyāgamat | tatra devanikāyeṣu sukuṇḍalo nāma devaputro daridro duścittaśceti | atha āryāvalokiteśvaraḥ sa tena brāhmaṇarūpeṇa tasya devaputrasya sakāśamupasaṃkrāntaḥ | upasaṃkramya sarveṣāṃ devānāṃ dāridryaduḥkhavyupaśamāya taṃ devaputrametadavocat–bubhukṣito'haṃ tṛṣitaśceti | atha sa devaputro rudaṃstaṃ brāhmaṇametadavocat–na ca me brāhmaṇa kiṃcitsaṃvidyate | brāhmaṇo'vocat–avaśyaṃ tvayā mama kiṃciddātavyam | atha sa devaputro vimānaṃ praviśya sarvabhāṇḍaṃ nirabhyavekṣitumārabdhaḥ | sa ca paripatitaṃ niveśanaṃ divyairmahārhai ratnabhāṇḍaiḥ paripūrṇaṃ dakṣiṇapārśvam, anyāni ca bhāṇḍāni divyarasarasāgropetairāhāraiḥ paripūrṇāni vāmapārśve vimānasya vastrābharaṇaiḥ sarvapuṣpagandhādibhiḥ paripūrṇāni ||



atha sa devaputra etad dṛṣṭaivaṃ cintāmāpede–avaśyamayaṃ sa satpātro dvāre sthito yasya darśanamātreṇāpidṛśī lakṣmīrmamānuprāptā | atha sa devaputrastaṃ brāhmaṇamāhūyaivamāha–ehi brāhmaṇa, idaṃ vimānaṃ praviśa | sa ca brāhmaṇastena devaputreṇa vimāne praviśya tairdivyaratnaiḥ pratipāditaḥ, divyai rasarasāgropetairāhārairbhojitaḥ, divyairvastraiḥ pravāritaḥ | sa bhuktvā ca svastikāramanukurute | atha sa devaputrastaṃ brāhmaṇametadavocat–bho brāhmaṇa, katamāyā bhūmyāstvamāgataḥ? brāhmaṇa āha–jetavananāmamahāvihārādahamāgataḥ | atha sa devaputrastametadavocat–kīdṛśī sā bhūmiḥ? atha sa brāhmaṇo devaputrametadavocat–tathāgatādhyuṣitā sā bhūmī ramaṇīyā divyamaṇiratnaparikhacitā pariśobhitā | paribhogāya ca tadbhūmau divyakalpavṛkṣāḥ prādurbhūtāḥ, manoramāṇi puṣpāṇi prādubharvanti, vividhāḥ puṣkariṇyo dṛśyante, vividhāśca śīlavanto guṇavanto dakṣiṇīyā dṛśyante viśvabhuvaḥ | tathāgatasyānekāni prātihāryāṇi dṛśyante | evaṃ sā paramaramaṇīyā devaputra bhūmiḥ | atha sa devaputrastaṃ brāhmaṇametadavocat–avaśyaṃ tvayā brāhmaṇa satyaṃ pratyāhāraḥ kartavyaḥ | athavā tvaṃ devo'si, manuṣyo'si vā? na ca manuṣyasyedṛśaṃ nimittaṃ bhavati yādṛśaṃ tava nimittaṃ bhavati | atha sa brāhmaṇastametadavocat–na devaḥ, api tu mānuṣo'haṃ bodhisattvabhūtaḥ | evaṃ hīnadīnānukampako bodhimārgamupadarśakaḥ | atha sa devaputrastasmai maulikuṇḍalamupanāmayati, upanāmayitvā ca sa devaputra imāṃ gāthāṃ bhāṣita(vān)–



aho guṇamayaṃ kṣetraṃ sarvadoṣavivarjitam |

adyaiva vāpitaṃ bījaṃ adyaiva phalasaṃpadam ||

atha sa devaputra imāṃ gāthāṃ bhāṣitvā tatraiva prakrāntaḥ ||

iti devabhavanabhramaṇaṃ nāma trayodaśaṃ prakaraṇam ||
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