Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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1. Bandhujīvaka Thera.– An Arahant. Thirty-one world-cycles ago he strung bandhujīvaka flowers together and offered them to Sikhī Buddha. Seven world-cycles ago he was a king named Samantacakkhu (Ap.i.175 f). He is probably identical with Devasabha Thera. ThagA.i.203 f.
2. Bandhujīvaka Thera.– An Arahant. He met Siddhattha Buddha in the forest ninety-four world-cycles ago and offered him lotuses and bandhujīvaka flowers. Fourteen world-cycles ago he was a king named Samuddakappa. Ap.i.192.