Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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A vulture who lived on Vultures’ Peak Gijjhapabbata.
He had a son Migālopa, strong and mighty, able to fly higher than his fellows. In spite of his father’s warning, he flew too high and was dashed to pieces by the Verambha winds.
The Bodhisatta is identified with Aparanna. J.iii.255‑6.