Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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An Arahant. Ninety-four world-cycles ago he was born in Dvāravatī. One day, seeing Siddhattha Buddha going through the air with his attendant monks, he threw up into the sky, as an offering, an asoka shoot covered with buds.
Twenty-seven world-cycles ago he was a king named Ekassara. Ap.i.200.