Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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v.l. Kallavālamuttagāma.– A village in Magadha.
Mahā-Moggallāna lived there immediately after his ordination, and on the seventh day, while meditating there, he became an Arahant, being admonished by the Buddha, who warned him against sloth. A.iv.85; ThagA.ii.94; DhA.i.79; AA.i.91.