One of the residences occupied by the Buddha (SnA..ii.403).
It was in Sunāparanta and was built of red
sandalwood at the instigation of Punna of
Sunāparanta. When the work was completed Punna sent a flower as message to the
Buddha, who came with five hundred monks and performed the ceremony of
dedication before dawn (ThagA.ii.158).
During the festival, the Buddha showed the