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  • Cakkadaha. The home of the Cakkaratana of a Cakkavatti. J. iv.232.
  • Cakkana
  • Cakka-Peyyāla
  • Cakkaratana
  • Cakka-Sutta/Vagga
  • Cakkavāka Jātaka (No.434, 451)
  • Cakkavāla
  • Cakkavatti
  • Cakkavattisihanāda Sutta
  • Cakkavatti-Sutta
  • Cakkavatti-Vagga. The fifth chapter of the Bojjhanga Samyutta. S. v.98-102.
  • Cakkhu Sutta
  • Cakkhulola-Brahmadatta
  • Cakkhupāla Thera
  • Cālā
  • Cala. A Sinhalese chieftain, who once joined the Colas against Vijayabāhu I., (Cv.lviii.16) but who, later (Cv.vs.55; see Cv.Trs.i.207, n.3), evidently returned to him and fought bravely on his side.
  • Calāka. See Talatā.
  • Cālā-Sutta. Records Māra's visit to Cālā Therī and their conversation. S.i.132.
  • Cāla-Thera
  • Cālikā
  • Cālikapabbata
  • Cambutivāpi. A tank built by Vasabha. Mhv.xxxv.95.
  • Cammakkhandhaka. The fifth chapter of the Mahāvagga of the Vinaya Pitaka. Vin.i.179ff
  • Cammasātaka Jātaka (No.324)
  • Campā
  • Campaka
  • Campakā. See Campā.
  • Campakapupphiya Thera
  • Campeyya, Campeyyaka. A Nāga-king who dwelt in the river Campā. See the Campeyya Jātaka.
  • Campeyya-Cariyā. See Campeyya Jātaka.
  • Campeyya-Jātaka (No.506)
  • Campeyyakkhandhaka. The ninth chapter of the Mahā Vagga of the Vinaya Pitaka. Vin.i.312ff
  • Cānakka
  • Cānavela. v.l. for Tanaveli (q.v.).
  • Canda
  • Candā
  • Canda or Candima Sutta. Just as the moon is brighter far than the stars, so is earnestness the best of profitable conditions. S. v.44.
  • Candabhāgā
  • Candābha-Jātaka (No.135)
  • Candabhānu
  • Candābha-Thera
  • Candadeva. The third of the Andhakavenhudāsaputtā. J.iv.81.
  • Candadevī. See Candā.
  • Candadhara. Name of the god Siva. Cv.lxxiv.193.
  • Candagabbha. One of the seven mountain ranges which must be crossed on the way to Gandhamādana. SnA.i.66.
  • Candagiri. A vihāra in Ceylon built by Vijayabāhu I (Cv.lx.61). Geiger (Cv.Trs.i.220, n.2) identifies it with the Sandagiri Thūpa in the Tissamahārāma.
  • Candagutta
  • Candaka
  • Candakinnara Jātaka (No.485)
  • Candakumāra
  • Candakumara Cariyā. See Candakumāra (1).
  • Candakumāra Jātaka. Another name for the Khandahāla Jātaka.
  • Candamittā. One of the two chief women disciples of Vipassī Buddha. Bu.xx.29; J. i.41.
  • Candamukha. A cave in Dhūmarakkhapabbata. Maliyamahādeva Thera once lived there. Ras.ii.126.
  • Candamukha. One of the descendants of Okkāka. Dpv. iii.42; Mhv.ii.13.
  • Candamukha-Siva
  • Candamukha-Tissa
  • Candamukhī. The wife of Meghavanna devaputta. Ras.ii.126.
  • Candamukhī. Wife of Metteyya Buddha in his last lay-life. Anagatavamsa, p.48.
  • Candana
  • Candanagāma
  • Candanamālā
  • Candanamāliya Thera
  • Candanangalika
  • Candanapāsāda. A building in the Maricavatti-vihāra erected by Mahinda IV. It housed the Hair Relic of the Buddha in a jewelled reliquary. Cv.liv.40f.
  • Candanapūjaka Thera
  • Candanasāla. See Candanamālā.
  • Candana-Sutta
  • Candapabbata. See Canda (7).
  • Candapadumā
  • Candapadumāsirī. See Candapadumā.
  • Candappajjota. See Cannda-ppajjota.
  • Candārāma. A monastery in Candavatī, where Kondañña Buddha spent his first vassa. BuA.110.
  • Candasama. See Candūpama.
  • Candasārattha-tikā. A Commentary on the Sambandhacintā written in the fourteenth century by Saddhammañāna of Pagan. P.L.C.198.
  • Candasuriya. A friend of Mahādhanadeva. See Ariyagāla-tissa.
  • Candavankavīthi. A street in Anurādhapura. Ras.ii.123.
  • Candavatī
  • Candgutta. A king of twenty kappas ago, a previous birth of Tamālapupphiya. Ap.i.197.
  • Candikā. Mother of Candikāputta. See below.
  • Candikāputta Thera
  • Candimā, Candimasa, Canda
  • Candimasa-Sutta. Records the visit of the devaputta Candimasa to the Buddha and the conversation that ensued. S. i.51.
  • Candimā-Sutta. Records the incident of the Buddha's request to Rāhu to free Candimā. (S.i.50)
  • Candiya. See Candakumāra.
  • Candūpama. A king of twenty-three kappas ago, a previous birth of Vannakāraka Thera. v.l. Candasama. Ap.i.220.
  • Candūpama-Sutta
  • Cangotakiya-Thera. An arahant. Ninety-four kappas ago he lived near the sea, and seeing Siddhattha Buddha, gave him a bouquet of flowers. Ap.i.235.
  • Cankamadāyaka Thera. An arahant. Eighteen kappas ago he made a magnificent cloistered walk for Atthadassī Buddha. For three kappas he was king of the gods and was three times Cakka-vatti. Ap.i.99.
  • Cankama-Sutta. The five advantages of a cankama (cloister): it trains one to travel, encourages striving, it is healthy, it improves digestion and promotes concentration. A.iii.29.
  • Cankī
  • Cankī-Sutta
  • Cankolapupphiya Thera
  • Cannda
  • Canndagāmani. See Gāmanicannda.
  • Canndakālī
  • Canndalakappa
  • Canndāla-Sutta
  • Canndālatissa-mahābhaya
  • Cannda-ppajjota
  • Canndāsoka. The name given to Asoka, because he so cruelly killed his brothers. The name was later changed into Dhammāsoka. Mhv.v.189.
  • Cannda-Sutta. Describes the visits of the Gāmani Cannda to the Buddha. See Cannda (1).
  • Canndavajji
  • Canndī
  • Canndīdvāra. One of the gates erected in Pulatthipura by Parakkamabāhu I. It was brightly painted (Cv.lxxiii.161; lxxix.45). Canndī is one of the names of Durgā, Siva's wife.
  • Canndorana. A mountain in the Himālaya region. The Bodhisatta, as an elephant, once lived there looking after his mother. J. iv.90, 93.
  • Cānura. A wrestler employed by Kamsa to fight the Andhakavenhudā-saputtā. But Baladeva put a strap round him and, lifting him up, dashed his brains out on the ground. J.iv.81f.
  • Cāpāla. A Yakkha. See Cāpāla-cetiya.
  • Cāpāla-cetiya
  • Cāpāla-Vagga. The first chapter of the Iddhipāda Samyutta. S. v.254-63.
  • Cāpā-Therī (v.l. Chāvā)
  • Cara (Sutta/Vagga)
  • Carī. Probably the name of a celestial musician, or, perhaps, of a musical instrument. VvA.94; but see note on p.372, also p.211, where Carī is omitted from the list.
  • Carimālopa Sutta
  • Carita-Sutta
  • Cariyākathā. The fifth chapter of the Paññāvagga of the Patisambhidā-magga. Ps.ii.225f.
  • Cariyāpitaka
  • Carukkatta. A village in South India. Cv.lxxvi.127.
  • Catassa-Sutta. There are four elements - earth, water, heat, air. S. ii.169.
  • Cāthamangama. A tank constructed by Vasabha. Mhv.xxxv.95.
  • Cātigatikapatimāghara. An image-house attached to the Mahāthūpa and built by Mahādāthika-Mahānāga. MT.634.
  • Cattāro-Mahārājāno. See Cātummahārājikā.
  • Catubhānavāra
  • Catucakka-Sutta
  • Cātuddisa-Sutta. Five qualities that make a monk a "four-regioner" - moving without let in the four quarters. A.iii.135.
  • Catudvāra-Jātaka (No.439)
  • Catukundika-niraya. A description of the sufferings undergone by a child while in its mother's womb. The foetus has to lie bent in four (catukundena), hence the name. J. iii.243f.
  • Cātumā. A Sākiyan village containing a mote-hall; near it was the Amalakīvana where the Buddha once stayed and preached the Cātuma Sutta (M.i.456f.; MA.ii.660).
  • Cātumāsika-Brahmadatta
  • Cātumāsinī. Occurs in the phrase Komudī Cātumāsinī, probably referring to the Cātumāsya festival which is performed in the month of Kattika, Komudī being the full-moon day of Kattika. Vin.i.55; D.i.47, etc.
  • Cātuma Sutta
  • Catumatta-Jātaka (No.187)
  • Cātumeyyakā. The inhabitants of Cātumā. M.i.457.
  • Cātummahārājikā
  • Catunikāyika-Bhandika Thera. Evidently a well-known commentator. He is quoted as an authority in the Samyutta Commentary. SA.i.17.
  • Catunikāyika-Tissa
  • Catupaccayasantosabhāvanārāma-Mahā-ariyavamsa. See Mahāariyavamsa Sutta.
  • Catuparivatta 1. -Another name for the Bahudhātuka Sutta. M.iii.67.
  • Catuparivatta 2. One of the suttas not included in the Three Recensions (Sp.iv.742).
  • Catuposathika-Jātaka
  • Catuposathika-khanda
  • Caturakkha
  • Caturangabala. An officer of state of Jambudīpa; an author. Gv.67.
  • Caturārakkhā. The Gandhavamsa (pp.65, 75) mentions a commentary written on this work.
  • Caturitthi-Vimāna. See Sumanā (13).
  • Catusāmanera-Vatthu
  • Catussālā
  • Cāvala. A mountain near Himavā. Ap.i.279; ii.451.
  • Cayantī-vāpi. A tank in Ceylon built by Vasabha. v.l. Mayantī. Mhv.xxxv.94.
  • Cecca. A shortened form of Cetiya. J.v.267, 273.
  • Celakanthī. A mare belonging to Candappajjota. She could travel one hundred leagues in a day and was one of his five rapid conveyances. DhA.i.196.
  • Cela-Sutta 1. See Ukkācela Sutta.
  • Cela-Sutta 2. When one's turban or head is ablaze, one must put forth special effort to extinguish the fire; needless to say, such effort is also necessary for the comprehension of the four Noble Truths. S. v.440.
  • Cellāra. A village in South India. Cv.1xxvi.262.
  • Ceta
  • Cetā 1. Daughter-in-law of Vidhura and Anujjā. J. vi.290.
  • Cetā 2. The people of Cetiya. J.i.256; vi.516.
  • Cetaka-Thera
  • Cetanā-Sutta
  • Cetaputtā. The name of a tribe given in a nominal list; probably the inhabitants of Ceta. Ap.ii.359.
  • Cetāvigāma. A village in Ceylon. When Mattābhaya was ordained under Mahinda he was followed by five hundred youths from this village (Mhv.Xvii.59). The village was to the south of Anurādhapura. MT.384.
  • Ceti, Cetiya
  • Cetiyā
  • Cetiyadamila. The chief warrior of Elāra, killed by Velusumana. Ras.ii.62; but see Velusumana.
  • Cetiyagiri. See Cetiyapabbata, also Vedisagiri.
  • Cetiya-Jātaka (No.422)
  • Cetiyakapabbata. Probably a v.l. for Vedisagiri. See Ras.i.99.
  • Cetiyambatthala. See Ambatthala.
  • Cetiyapabbata
  • Cetiya-Sutta
  • Cetiyavāda
  • Cetiyavamsatthakathā. One of the sources mentioned in the Mahāvamsa-Tīkā (p.548). It probably dealt with the building of the cetiyas in Ceylon, chiefly the Mahā Thūpa.
  • Cetokhila-Sutta
  • Cetoparicca-Sutta. Anuruddha, questioned by some monks at Jetavana, tells them that by cultivating the four Satipatthāna he was able to read and know the minds of beings, of other persons. S.v.304.
  • Cetovimuttiphala-Sutta
  • Chabbaggiyā
  • Chabbisodhana-Sutta. On the six-fold scrutiny by which a monk can know whether he is justified in saying that for him rebirth is no more, that his heart has been absolutely delivered from the Āsavas. M.iii.29-37.
  • Chabbyāputtā. A royal clan of Nāgas. Vin.ii.110; J.ii.145; A.ii.72.
  • Cha-Chakkha Sutta
  • Chaddanta
  • Chaddanta-Jātaka (No.514)
  • Chagāma, Chaggāma.- A village in Rohana. Ras.ii.34; Cv.lviii.45; lxxv.3.
  • Chakesadhātuvamsa. See Appendix.
  • Chakkhattiyakhanda
  • Chalabhijātiya Sutta
  • Chalanga
  • Chalangakumāra
  • Chalindriya-Vagga. The third chapter of the Indriya Samyutta. S. v.203ff
  • Challūra. A tank built by King Mahāsena. Mhv.xxxvii.47.
  • Chambhī
  • Chanda, Chandaka, Chandāgārika. See Chann°.
  • Chandena Sutta. A group of eighteen suttas on abandoning lust and desire for that which is impermanent, ill and without self (S.iv.148-51).
  • Chandosāratthavikāsinī (or Vuttodayapañcikā). A Commentary on the Vuttodaya, written by Saddhammañāna in the fourteenth century. Bode, op. cit., 26.
  • Channa
  • Channā. A nun, mentioned as being specially proficient in the Vinaya. v.l. Chandā. (Dpv.xviii.29)
  • Channāgarikā. A secondary division of the Vajjiputtakas. Mhv.v.7; Dpv.v.46; Mbv.97.
  • Channapatha-pañha
  • Channa-Sutta
  • Channa-Vagga. The Ninth chapter of the Salāyatana Samyutta. S. iv.53-70.
  • Channovāda-Sutta. Records the same incidents as Channa Sutta (3). M.iii.263ff.
  • Chapāna-Sutta
  • Chapata. See Saddhammajotipāla.
  • Chaphassāyatanika-Sutta. A group of three suttas concerning the sixfold sphere of contact. S. iv.43f.
  • Chappaccayadīpanī. A work on Pāli prosody by Suddhammañāna. Bode, op. cit., 26.
  • Chātapabbata
  • Chatta
  • Chattadāyaka-Thera
  • Chattādhichattiya. See Adhichattiya.
  • Chattaggāhaka-vāpī. A tank built by a parasol-bearer (chattaggāhaka), the husband of Sanghā (Cv.xxxviii.3).
  • Chattaguhinda. The Pāli name of Kyansitthā, son of Anorata, king of Pagan. (Sās.75; Bode, op. cit.15, n.5).
  • Chattapāni
  • Chattapāsāda. A building in Anurādhapura, probably attached to the king's palace. There King Bhātika distributed gifts to the monks (Mhv.Xxxiv.65; MT.663). Sirināga repaired the building. Mhv.xxxvi.26.
  • Chattavaddhi. The spot in Mahāmeghavana where Moggallāna I presented his parasol to the monks as a mark of homage. A parivena called by the same name was built there. Mhv.xxxix.32.
  • Chattavimāna. See Chatta (3).
  • Chattunnatavāpi. A tank in Ceylon, repaired by Parakkamabāhu I. Cv.lxviii.43.
  • Chāva. See Upaka Ajivaka.
  • Chavaka-Jātaka (No.309)
  • Chavālāta-Sutta
  • Chavasīsa. A charm which gave the power of saying where a dead person was born, by tapping on his skull with one's finger-nail, even three years after death. Vangīsa knew the charm. ThagA.ii.192; AA.i.150, cp. Migasira.
  • Chavi-Sutta. Dire are gains, favours and flattery; they cut the skin, the flesh, right down to the marrow. S. ii.237.
  • Cheta-Sutta. See Kassapagotta Sutta.
  • Chetvā-Sutta. One must destroy anger in order to be happy (S.i.41). v.l. Jhatvā. The sutta is repeated under the same name in S. i.237. It appears again under the names of Māgha (S.i.46) and Dhānañjānī (S.i.160).
  • Chetvā-Vagga. The eighth chapter of the Devatā Samyutta (S.i.41ff). v.l. Jhatvā. On the title of the sutta see KS.i.58, n.1.
  • Chiggala-Sutta
  • Chindī-Sutta. Devadatta brought schism into the Order because his heart was possessed by gains, flattery, etc. (S.ii.239).
  • Cīna
  • Cīnamāla. See Cinnamāla below.
  • Ciñcā-mānavikā
  • Cinnamāla. A king of fifty thousand kappas ago, a former birth of Kassapa Thera (or Sereyyaka) (ThagA.ii.178; Ap.i.155). v.l. Cinamāla.
  • Cintāmanī, Cintāmanikā
  • Cintā-Sutta
  • Cīrā
  • Ciragumba. The residence of Ambakhādaka-Mahātissa; it was probably a monastery. Vsm.43.
  • Cīramātikā. An irrigation canal, the taxes from which King Mahānāga gave to the Mahāvihāra (Cv.xli.100). The canal probably led out of the Cīravāpi.
  • Cirappa
  • Cīravāpi. A tank in Ceylon built by King Mahāsena. Mhv.Xxxvii.49.
  • Ciravāsī. The son of Bhadragaka. Bhadragaka visited the Buddha and told him that he was always anxiously waiting for news of Ciravāsī, who was away at school. S. iv.329; SA.iii.103.
  • Citakanibbāpaka Thera. An arahant. Thirty-one kappas ago he sprinkled perfumed water on the pyre of Vessabhū Buddha and so extinguished it (Ap.ii.408). He is probably identical with Abhibhūta Thera. ThagA.i.372f.
  • Citakapūjaka Thera
  • Citrā. The name of certain Supannas. D.ii.259.
  • Citta
  • Cittā
  • Cittacūla. A tortoise. For details see the Bhūridatta Jātaka. J.vi.162f.
  • Cittadassī. A mythical king, descendant of Mahāsammata. Dpv.iii.41.
  • Cittāgāra-Vagga. The fifth chapter of the Bhikkhunī Pācittiya. Vin.iv.298ff
  • Cittagutta-Thera
  • Cittahatthisāriputta Sutta
  • Cittaka-Thera
  • Cittakuta
  • Cittakūta-dvārakotthaka. The entrance to Tāvatimsa; it formed a door into Sudassanagiri and was surrounded by images of Indra. J. vi.125f.
  • Cittakūtalatāvana. See Cittalatāvana.
  • Cittalapabbata
  • Cittalapabbata-Tissa
  • Cittalatā-Vagga. The second chapter of the Vimāna Vatthu.
  • Cittalatāvana
  • Cittalatāvimāna-Vatthu. The story of a poor man who looked after his parents, refusing to marry, and engaged in various acts of piety. After death he was born in a twelve-league vimāna in Tāvatimsa. Vv.vii.1; VvA.299f.
  • Cittapariyādāna-Sutta. The monk with a corrupt mind cannot achieve his purpose; the monk with a pure, well-directed mind, can. A.i.6f.
  • Cittapassa. A cave wherein Pandukābhaya, in the presence of his people, presented his consort, the Yakkhinī Cetiyā. MT.290.
  • Cittapātali
  • Cittapatta
  • Cittāpokkharanī. A bathing pond in the Dīpuyyāna, erected by Parakkamabāhu I. It was adorned with gay pictures, hence, probably, the name. Cv.lxxiii.121.
  • Cittarāja
  • Cittaratha. A park in Tāvatimsa. Thig.374; ThigA.i.247; Mtu.i.32, 149, etc.; Divy.194.
  • Cittasālā. A hall in Anurādhapura to the east of Thūpārāma, within sight of the Bodhi-tree. The body of Sanghamittā, as desired by her, was cremated near the hall and a thūpa was erected over the remains. Mhv.xx.52.
  • Citta-Sambhūta Jātaka (No.498)
  • Citta-Samyutta. The sixty-first section of the Samyutta Nikāya (S.iv.281-305). It contains records of discussions by Cittagahapati of Macchikāsanda.
  • Cittasena
  • Citta-Sutta. Preached in answer to a question by a deva. The world is led by thought (citta) and plagued by it. S.i.39; cf. A.ii.177.
  • Citta-Vagga. The third chapter of the Dhammapada.
  • Cittupatthānapāsāda. A hall within the precincts of the king's palace in Anurādhapura, where the people waited on the monks with gifts. Here King Bhātika provided gifts for the monks. Mhv.xxxiv.65; MT.633.
  • Cīvara. A teacher in Burma who wrote a tika to Janghadāsa (sic) (Gv.64). Elsewhere (Gv.67, 74) the same work is ascribed to Vajira.
  • Cīvaracetiya. A monastery in Ceylon. Kitti, queen of Mahinda IV., built three bathing-tanks there. Cv.liv.51.
  • Cīvarakkhandha. The eighth chapter of the Mahāvagga of the Vinaya Pitaka. Vin.i.268ff
  • Cīvara-Sutta
  • Coda. See Cola.
  • Codanā-Sutta
  • Codanāvatthu
  • Codanāvatthu-bhānavāra. The twenty-seventh section of the third Khandaka of the Mahāvagga of the Vinaya.
  • Cokkha-brāhmana.
  • Cola
  • Colā. The people of Cola.
  • Colaganga
  • Colagangādeva. A Tamil chief, conquered by Bhuvanekabāhu I. Cv.xc.32.
  • Colagangakumāra. A son of Gajabāhu. Cv.lxx.238.
  • Colakonāra. A Tamil chief, ally of Kulasekhara. He was slain by the forces of Parakkamabāhu I (Cv.lxxvi.145, 163). There may have been more than one of this name. See ibid., vs.181, 188; lxxvii, 77, 86.
  • Colakulantaka. A village in South India. Cv.lxxvii.53, 60.
  • Colarāja. A minister of Kassapa V. He repaired a parivena in the Mahāvihāra which had been destroyed. Cv.lii.34.
  • Colatirikka. A Tamil chief, ally of Kulasekhara. Cv.lxxvii.78.
  • Coliya-Dīpankara. See Dīpankara.
  • Corābhaya
  • Corakamahā-vihāra. A vihāra in Ceylon, the residence of Mahāmitta. In the vihāra was the Kurandaka-Cave (q.v.). Vsm.38.
  • Corakandaka. See Korandaka.
  • Corambāgāma. A village in Rohana. Cv.lxxv.15.
  • Coranāga
  • Cora-Sutta
  • Coriyassara. A village in Ceylon. VibhA.447.
  • Cūla-Assapura Sutta
  • Cūlābhaya
  • Cūlābhayasumana
  • Cūla-Buddhaghosa. An author of Ceylon to whom the Gandhavamsa (pp.63, 67; see P.L.C.126) ascribes a work entitled Jātattagīnidāna, probably a Jātaka Commentary, and a Sotattagīnidāna.
  • Cūlabyūha. See Cūlavyūha.
  • Cūlaccharāsanghāta Sutta
  • Cūla-Cunda. See Cunda (2).
  • Cūladeva. A Thera, an eminent teacher of the Vinaya. Vin.v.3; Sp.i.63.
  • Cūla-Dhammapāla. Senior pupil of Ananda Vanaratana and author of the Saccasankhepa (Gv.60, 70; P.L.C.113, 203f) and of an anu-tīkā to the Abhidhamma-Mūla-tīkā. Ibid., 211f.
  • Cūla-Dhammasamādāna Sutta
  • Cūla-Dukkhakkhandha Sutta
  • Cūla-Ekasātaka. See Ekasātaka.
  • Cūlagallaka-Vihāra. A monastery built by Cūlābhaya on the bank of the Gonaka-nadī to the south of Anurādhapura (Mhv.Xxxv.13). Attached to it was a Padhānaghara, built by Aggabodhi II. Cv.xlii.49.
  • Cūlagana. One of the three chief buildings of the Upāsikā Vihāra, built by Devānampiyatissa. It came to be called the Kūpayatthi-thapita-ghara. Mhv.xix.68f.; MT.409.
  • Cūlagandhāra-vijjā. See Gandhāra-vijjā.
  • Cūla-Ganthipada. A work on the Vinaya, attributed to Moggallāna and used by the Ekamsikas in their Pārupana-controversy. Bode, op. cit., 76.
  • Cūla-Gavaccha Thera
  • Cūla-Gopālaka Sutta
  • Cūla-Gosinga Sutta
  • Cūlahatthipadopama Sutta
  • Cūla-Jālī. A Pacceka Buddha mentioned in a list of these. M.iii.70; MA.ii.890.
  • Cūla-Janaka Jātaka (No.52). The stories, both past and present, are the same as in the Mahā Janaka Jātaka (q.v.). J.i.268
  • Cūla-Kāla
  • Cūla-kammavibhanga Sutta
  • Cūlaka-Thera
  • Cūla-Māgandiya. Brother of the brahmin Māgandiya. He took charge of Māgandiyā when her parents renounced the world and escorted her to Kosambī, where she was presented at the court of Udena and became the latter's wife. DhA.i.202f; AA.i.236.
  • Cūla-Mālunkya Sutta
  • Cūlāmanicetiya
  • Cūla-Moggallāna. See Moggallāna II.
  • Cūlanāga
  • Cūlanāgā. An arahant Therī, mentioned as an eminent teacher of the Vinaya in Ceylon. Dpv. xviii.38.
  • Cūlanāgalena. A cave in Ceylon (Tambapanni). It was once the abode of five hundred monks, all of whom won arahantship, by meditating in that spot. Vsm.127.
  • Cūlanāgapabbata. A vihāra built in the Huvācakannikā (in Rohana), by King Mahādāthika-Mahānāga. Mhv.xxxiv.90.
  • Cūlanagaragāma
  • Cūlanganiyapitthi. A locality in Rohana. There a battle was fought between Dutthagāmani and his brother, Tissa, when Gāmani was defeated and forced to flee. Mhv.xxxiv.19; see also xxxii.31f.; and AA.i.365.
  • Cūlani-Brahmadatta
  • Cūla-Nidāna Sutta. Probably another name for the Nidāna Sutta of the Samyutta Nikāya. Referred to in MA.i.225;VibhA..267.
  • Cūlapanthaka-Thera
  • Cūlapāsāda. See Dīghasandana.
  • Cūlapindapātika-Nāga. A monk of Nalakhandapadhāna. See Ambāmacca.
  • Cūlapunnama-Sutta. Preached to the monks assembled on a full-moon night at the Migārāmātupāsāda. The sutta teaches how it is possible to tell a bad man and a good man through their conduct. M.iii.20ff
  • Cūla-Rahulovāda Sutta
  • Cūlaratha. A devaputta in Tāvatimsa who excelled Sakka in glory. DhA.i.426.
  • Cūlarathavimānavatthu. The story of Prince Sujāta, son of the Assaka king (Vv.v.13; VvA.259ff). He was born in Tāvatimsa, and Cūlaratha may have been his name there. See Sujāta.
  • Cūlarattha. A district in India, near Benares. Ras.i.36.
  • Cūla-Saccaka Sutta
  • Cūla-Sakuladāyi Sutta
  • Cūlasamudda
  • Cūlasāri Thera
  • Cūlasāropama Sutta
  • Cūla-Sīhanāda Sutta
  • Cūla-Sīva
  • Cūlasubhaddā
  • Cūlasudhamma
  • Cūlasugandha Thera
  • Cūlasumana
  • Cūlasumanā. A Therī of Ceylon, an eminent teacher of the Vinaya. Dpv. xviii.39.
  • Cūlasumma
  • Cūla-Suññatā Sutta. Preached to Ananda at the Migāramātupāsāda. True solitude is not to be found in forest-dwelling nor in the concentration of heart away from all ideas, but in attaining to deliverance from the Āsavas. M.iii.104ff
  • Cūlatanhāsankhaya Sutta
  • Cūlatissa
  • Cūla-Tissa. Probably a Commentator. He is called Uruvelavāsi, and is quoted in the Samyutta Commentary in reference to a discussion on phassavedanā. SA.ii.100.
  • Cūla-Vagga
  • Cūlavajira. A grammarian, author of a work called Atthabyakkhyāna. Gv.60; but see p.70, where it is ascribed to Cūlavimalabuddhi.
  • Cūlavamsa
  • Cūlavāpiyagāma. A village given by Aggabodhi VIII. for the maintenance of Rājasālavihāra. Cv.xlix.47.
  • Cūlavedalla Sutta
  • Cūlavimalabuddhi. See Cūlavajira, also Navavimalabuddhi.
  • Cūlavitthi. See Hulavitthi.
  • Cūlaviyūha-Sutta
  • Cūlayamaka-Vagga. The fifth chapter of the Majjhima Nikāya. M.i.285ff
  • Culla.-"the Minor," equivalent of " Cūla.
  • Culla-Anāthapindika
  • Cullabodhi Jātaka (No.443)
  • Cullacārī. See Cullasārī.
  • Culladaddara. A Nāga, brother of Mahādaddara (the Bodhisatta), and son of Sūradaddara. For details see the Daddara Jātaka.
  • Culla-Dhammapāla Jātaka (No.358)
  • Culla-Dhanuggaha
  • Culla-Dhanuggaha Jātaka (No.374)
  • Cullagalla. A village and a vihāra near the Jajjaranadī. For the story of a pious man who lived in the village see Ras.ii.152f.
  • Cullahamsa-Jātaka (No.533)
  • Cullakāla. A mountain in Himavā which must be crossed in order to reach Gandhamādana (SnA..i.66) and the Chaddanta-Lake (J.v.38).
  • Culla-Kālinga. Younger son of Kālinga, king of Dantapura. He became an ascetic, but later married the daughter of the Madda king, by whom he had a son Kālinga who became a Cakka-vatti (J.iv.230ff). For details see the Kālinga-Bodhi Jātaka.
  • Cullakālinga-Jātaka (No.301)
  • Culla-Kammāsadamma. A village in the Kampilla kingdom which arose on the settlement given by Jayaddisa to his brother, the man-eating ogre, after the latter became an ascetic (J.v.35). For details see the Jayaddisa Jātaka.
  • Culla-Kañcakunda. A Tamil chief of South India who fought against the forces of Parakkamabāhu 1. but was later subdued (Cv.lxxvi.185, 217, 220, 305). The name is closely connected with that of the districts of Kañcakudiya and Kañcakudiyarājā (Cv.lxxvi.124, 130).
  • Cullakasetthi. The Bodhisatta, born as a Treasurer in Benares. See the Cullakasetthi Jātaka.
  • Cullakasetthi-Jātaka (No.4)
  • Culla-Kokālika. See Kokālika (2).
  • Culla-Kokanadā. The younger of the two daughters of Pajunna, both of whom were called Kokanadā. She visited the Buddha at the Kutāgārasālā in Vesāli and questioned him. S. i.30.
  • Culla-Kunāla-Jātaka (No.464)
  • Culla-Kunāla-Vagga. The fifth section of the Catukka-nipāta of the Jātakatthakathā. J. iii.132-52.
  • Culla-Lohita. An ox, brother of the Bodhisatta, Mahā-Lohita. He is identified with Ananda. See the Munika Jātaka.
  • Cullanāgatittha. A ford in the Mahāvālukagangā. Cv.lxxii.34.
  • Cullanandaka. See Cullanandiya below.
  • Cullanandaka-Jātaka. See Cullanandiya below.
  • Cullanandikā. Talatādevī is identified with Cullanandikā (J.vi.478) in the present age, but nothing further seems to be known of the latter.
  • Cullanandiya. A monkey, brother of Nandiya, the Bodhisatta. See the Cullanandiya Jātaka. He is identified with Ananda. v.l. Cullanandaka.
  • Cullanandiya-Jātaka (No.222)
  • Cullanārada-Jātaka (No.477)
  • Culla-Niddesa. See Niddesa.
  • Cullantevāsika. A youth of good family who, as related in the Cullakasetthi Jātaka, earned money by his wits, after having listened to the counsel of Cullakasetthi. He is identified with Cullapanthaka. J. i.120f.
  • Cullapaduma-Jātaka (No.193)
  • Cullapāla. Son of Mahāsuvanna and brother of Cakkhupāla Thera. DhA.i.2.
  • Cullapalobhana-Jātaka (No.263)
  • Cullapantha. A parivena built, probably, by a Tamil chief in the reign of Aggabodhi IV. Cv.xlvi.24.
  • Cullapanthaka. See Cūlapanthaka.
  • Cullapindapātika-Tissa
  • Cullapindapātiya(°pātika)-Tissa
  • Culla-Punna
  • Culla-Rohita. An ox belonging to a brahmin. DhA.iv.160.
  • Cullasangha. Brother of Kākavannatissa’s minister Sangha (q.v.).
  • Cullasubhaddā
  • Cullasūka Jātaka (No.430)
  • Cullasutasoma-Jātaka (No.525)
  • Cullatāpasa. Nārada, the son of the Bodhisatta in the Culla-Nāradākassapa Jātaka, is referred to by this title. J. i.416.
  • Cullatavālagāma. A village probably on the Mahāvālukanadī. See Tambasumana.
  • Culla-Tundila. A pig, brother of the Bodhisatta. For details see the Tundila Jātaka.
  • Cullavanavannanā. The section of the Vessantara Jātaka which describes Jūjaka's journey through the forest to Vessantara's hermitage. J. vi.521-32.
  • Cullupatthāka. See Culladhanuggaha.
  • Cūlodara
  • Cumbatakalaha. The name given (e.g., J. i.208) to the quarrel between the Sākiyans and the Koliyans about the water of the Rohinī.
  • Cunda
  • Cundaka. See Cunda (2).
  • Cunda-Sūkarika
  • Cunda-Sutta
  • Cundatthīla
  • Cundī (Sutta)
  • Cunnasālā. A district in Rohana. Cv.lvii.46, 57.

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