1. See Maṅgala Buddha
2. Maṅgala.– The Bodhisatta born as an ascetic in the time of Dhammadassī Buddha. J.i.40; but Bu.xvi.9 says he was then born as Sakka.
3. Maṅgala.– The Bodhisatta born as an ascetic in the time of Siddhattha Buddha (Bu.xvii.8; M.T.62). He was a very rich brahmin of Surasena, and later gave away all his wealth and became an ascetic. On one occasion, by his psychic power, he obtained fruit that grew on the rose-
4. Maṅgala Thera.– An Arahant. He was present at the Foundation-
5. Maṅgala.– A flood gate in the Parakkamasamudda from which branched off the Maṅgala Gaṅgā. Cv.lxxix.45.
9. Maṅgala.– A Thera of Sri Lanka, preceptor of Vedeha. P.L.C. 223.
10. Maṅgala.– A young man in the time of Vipassī Buddha, who came from Tāvatiṃsa and held a mandārava flower over the Buddha as he sat meditating. Maṅgala was a previous birth of Ekamandāriya Thera. Ap.i.286.
11. Maṅgala.– A Pacceka Buddha. M.iii.70.
12. Maṅgala.– A monk of Khandasīmā and teacher of Vedeha (q.v.)
13. Maṅgala.– A palace occupied by Asoka. Ras.ii.93.