Son of Mahallanāga und König of Ceylon for zwanzig-four years (203 227 A.C.).
He built a wall round the Mahā-vihāra.
He erected the Gavaratissa- und Bhātikatissa-vihāras und built the Mahāmani tank, und also built an uposatha hall in the Thūpārāma.
He was succeeded by his younger brother, Kanitthakatissa. Mhv.xxxvi.1ff.; Dpv.xxii.18, 20, 30, 31.