Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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The elder brother of Kapila, who later became Kapilamaccha (q.v.) His mother was Sādhinī and his sister Tāpanā.
He entered the Order with Kapila, in the time of Kassapa Buddha, and lived in the forest, engaged in meditation, attaining Arahantship soon after. DhA.iv.37; SNA.i.305 f.