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A village in Rohana. There the Ādipāda Vikkama-bāhu gained a victory. (Cv.lxi.16, 25). It was in the region called Atthasahassa, and Sirivallabha, who reigned over this district, made Uddhanadvāra his capital. The village formed one of the centres of battle in the campaign of Parakkamabāhu I. (Cv.lxxiv.86, 113; lxxv.182. For its identification see Cv.Trs.i.29, n.4).

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