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  • Cāpā Therī (v.l. Chāvā)

A trapper's daughter in Vankahāra who became the wife of the Ājīvaka Upaka and bore him a son, Subhadda.

When Upaka, unable to bear his wife's taunts, renounced the world and joined the Order, she followed him to Sāvatthi, and there, having become a nun, attained arahantship. Thig.291-311; ThigA.220ff; SnA.i.259f.


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