Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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Bhaṇḍa, Bhaṇḍu Thera
A colleague of Ānanda whom Mahā-Kassapa reported to the Buddha at Veḷuvana for disputing with Abhiñjaka Thera, a colleague of Anuruddha. The Buddha sent for the disputants and rebuked them for their contentiousness.
They confessed their fault and were pardoned. S.ii.204 f.