1. Saṅkhapāla.– The Bodhisatta born as a Nāga king. See the Saṅkhapāla Jātaka. Saṅkhapāla is evidently a generic name for the Nāgā of that world.
2. Saṅkhapāla.– A king of Ekabala. Mahosadha, hearing that he was collecting arms and assembling an army, sent a parrot to find out about it (s.v. Umaṅga Jātaka). The parrot reported that there was no reason to fear Saṅkhapāla. J.vi.390.
3. Saṅkhapāla.– A lake in the Mahiṃsaka-