Once the Bodhisatta was a monkey in the Himalayas und, having been captured by a forester, was given to the König. Der König grew fond of him, und the monkey learnt the ways of men. Der König set him free, und when his fellows saw him they insisted on hearing from him how men lived. He told them of men's greed for possessions, und how in each house there were two masters, one of them beardless, mit long breasts und plaited hair. The monkeys, hearing of this folly, stopped their ears und went elsewhere, saying they could not bear to live in a place where they had heard such unseemly things! That place came thereafter to be called the Garahitapitthi-pāsāna.

The story was told in reference to a discontented monk. J.ii.184.

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