Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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1. Kadambapupphiya Thera.– An Arahant. Ninety-four world-cycles ago he saw seven Pacceka Buddhas on a mountain named Kukkuṭa, near Himavā, and honoured them with kadamba-flowers. Ninety-two world-cycles ago he became king seven times, under the name of Phulla (v.l. Puppha) (Ap.i.178). He is probably identical with Saṅgharakkhita Thera. ThagA.i.216.
2. Kadambapupphiya Thera.– An Arahant. Ninety-one world-cycles ago he saw Vipassī Buddha pass by his house and offered him a kadamba-flower (Ap.i.287).