Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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A cave near the gateway of Jetavana, into which Macchariyakosiya(q.v.) and his wife threw away the cakes which were left over after they had fed the Buddha and five hundred monks. From this act the spot took its name Kapallapūva (Crock-cake). J.i.348; DhA.i.373.