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1. Mahāpanāda. Son of Suruci and king of Mithilā. He owned a palace one hundred storeys high, all of emerald; it was one thousand bow-shots (twenty five leagues) high and sixteen broad and held six thousand musicians.

Mahāpanāda was a previous birth of Bhaddaji. See the Mahāpanāda Jātaka and also Kosalā. See also Sankha (3).

2. Mahāpanāda. A primeval king, descendant of Mahāsammata. Mhv.ii.4; Dpv. iii.7.


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