Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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A township of the Kosalans near the Aciravatī; it was visited by the Buddha during a tour in Kosala. There he taught the Purisindriyañāṇa Sutta ¹ in answer to a question by Ānanda, as to how the Buddha knew of the unregenerate wickedness of Devadatta. A.iii.402.