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  • Jotirasa

An ascetic living near Kañcanapabbata, and a friend of Vessavana. He lived in a hut called Kañcanapatti, and Vessavana daily sent him four mangoes from his tree (Abbhantaramba), some of which he gave to a parrot, as related in the Abbhantara Jātaka (q.v.).

He is identified with Sāriputta. J.ii.400.


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