A park outside the eastern gate of
Sāvatthi. It was the
custom of the Buddha to spend his siesta there after eating at the house of
Anāthapindika (DhA.i.413; see also MA.i.369).
In the Pubbārāma, Visākhā erected
the Migāramātupāsāda, the site costing her nine crores and the building
another nine (DhA.i.413). The Pubbārāma in Sāvatthi corresponded to the
Uttammevi vihāra in Anurādhapura (UdA.158; MA.i.471).
It was while staying at
the Pubbārāma that the Buddha sent the novice Sumana to fetch water from
The Vighāsa Jātaka (J.iii.310) was also preached there.
A monastery in Ceylon, built by Sena I. and his consort
Sanghā (Cv.l.69; see also Cv.Trs.i.144, n. 4). Parakkamabāhu I. is said to have
restored it. SadS. 58.
1. Pubbārāma Sutta
Preached at the Pubbārāma. The winning of insight means
the destruction of the Āsavas. S. v.222.
2. Pubbārāma Sutta
The cultivation of Ariyan insight (paññā) and Ariyan
release (vimutti) leads to the destruction of the Āsavas. S. v.223.
3. Pubbārāma Sutta
The cultivation of the four indriyas (viriya, sati,
samādhi and paññā) leads to the destruction of the Āsavas. S. v.224.
4. Pubbārāma Sutta
The same as 4 with saddhā added to the indriyas. S. v.224.