Pali Proper Names
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- Tacasāra Jātaka (Nr.368)
- Tacchakā.-A class of Nāgas present at the Mahāsamaya. D.ii.258.
- Tacchasūkara Jātaka (Nr.492)
- Tadadhimutta.-A Pacceka Bhuddha. M.iii.70; ApA.i.107.
- Tadanga Sutta.-Kāludāyi asks Ananda, at the Ghositārāma, what is
meant by Tadanganibbāna, und Ananda answers. A.iv.454.
- Tagara.-A city In der Zeit von Dhammadassī Buddha; it was the capital
of König Sañjaya. BuA.p.183.
- Takka Jātaka (Nr.63)
- Takka. A city in India twelve leagues from Kāvīrapattana. It was the
residence of monks. Ras.ii.108.
- Takkala Jātaka (Nr.446)
- Takkambila.-A pāsāda attached to a vihāra in Rohana. It was repaired
by Dappula, who also installed monks there. Cv.xlv.56.
- Takkapandita.-The name given to the Bodhisatta in the
- Takkarā.-A city In der Zeit von Sumana Buddha. ThagA.i.303;
- Takkārika.-See Takkāriya below.
- Takkāriya Jātaka (v.l. Takkārika)
- Takkāriya.-The Bodhisatta as chaplain to the König of Benares. See
- Takkaru Jātaka.-See Kakkaru
- Takkasilā Jātaka.-Apparently another name for the
Telapatta Jātaka. See J.i.970; DhA.iv.83.
- Takkivīmamsi.-The name of a class of brahmins who might be described
as sophists und researchers. M.ii.211.
- Takkola.-A town erwähnt in the Milindapañha (p.359) as a great
centre of trade.
- Tālacatukka.-A place included in the sīmā of the Mahāvihāra.
- Tālacchiggalūpama Sutta. Es ist übertliefert, dass der Prinz Abhayarājakumāra nach dem Hören dieser Sutte den Stromeintritt (sotāpanna) erreichte (ThagA.i.83). Es ist wahrscheinlich die Sutte mit der Schildkröte und dem schwimmenden Joch. Cp. M.129, und
Chiggala Sutta, S.56.47.
- Talangarasamuddapabbata. Mentioned in the Rasavāhinī (ii. 50) as the
residence of Mahādhammadinna. It is probably the same as Talangara (q.v.).
- Tālaphaliya Thera.-An arahant. Ninety-four kappas ago he saw the
Pacceka Buddha Sataramsī und gave him a palm-fruit (Ap.ii.447). He is probably
identical mit Sambulakaccāyana. ThagA.i.314.
- Tālapitthika-vihāra.-A monastery in Ceylon, where Gopakasīvali built
a cetiya. VibhA. p.156.
- Talaputa.-See Tālaputa above.
- Tālavana.-See Nālapana ??.
- Tālavantadāyaka Thera.-An arahant. Ninety-two kappas ago he gave a
fan made of palm leaf to the Buddha Tissa. Sixty-three kappas ago he became
König several times under the name of Mahārāma. Ap.i.211.
- Tālavatthu-vihāra.-A monastery in Ceylon. It was restored by
Aggabodhi V., who also gave to it the village of Pannabhatta. He appears to
have renamed the village Mahāsena, probably after its original founder.
Cv.xlviii.8; Cv.Trs.i.111, n.1.
- Tālayūrunādu.-A district in South India. Cv.lxxvi.261.
- Tālipabbata.-The brahmin who accompanied Mahā Arittha on his embassy
from Ceylon to the court of Asoka. MT.302.
- Tālissara.-A descendant of König Dīpankara, who ruled in Takkasilā.
- Tamālapupphiya Thera.-An arahant. In a previous birth he
owned a vimāna mit eighty tausend golden pillars. He offered a tamāla flower
to Sikhī Buddha. Twenty kappas ago he was a König called Candatittha. Ap.i.197.
- Tāmalinda.-One of the four companions of Chapata und a founder of
the Sīhalasangha in Burma (Sās., p.65). He later founded a sect of his own.
Bode: op. cit.24.
- Tāmalitti (Tāmalitthi)
- Tambapittha.-A village seven leagues to the east of Anurādhapura, on
the banks of the Mahāvālukanadi. When Dutthagāmani made plans to build the
Mahā Thūpa, nuggets of gold appeared in Tambapittha. Mhv.xxviii.16.
- Tam-jīvam-tam-sarīram Sutta.-One of the views which are held in the
world, owing to the existence of the khandhas und the clinging to them.
- Tamo Sutta.-The four types of people found in the world - those who,
being in darkness, are bound for darkness, those who are in darkness, but are
bound for light, etc. A.ii.85; cf. Pugg. p.51; und S.i.93, where the sutta is
addressed to Pasenadi.
- Tamonuda.-A König of ninety-one kappas ago, a previous birth of
Punnāgapupphiya. Ap.i.180; ThagA.i.213.
- Tamo-tama Sutta. A name given in the
Sutta Sangaha (Nr. 49) to the
Puggala Sutta (3). See also Tamo Sutta
- Tāna Sutta.-The Buddha preaches the Refuge und the way thereto.
- Tanaveli-vihāra.-A vihāra erected in Bījagāma by König
Mahallaka-Nāga. v.l. Cānavela. Mhv.xxxv.125.
- Tandulanāli Jātaka (Nr.5)
- Tandulapāladvāra. Eines der Stadttore von
Rājagaha. In der Nähe des Tores war der Wohnort des Brahmanen Dhānañjāni.
- Tanguttavanka-parivena.-A monastery,
probably in Ceylon; the residence of Ratthapāla, author of the original of the
Rasavāhinī. P.L.C.224. The Parivena was attached to the Mahāvihāra. Ras.i.1.
- Tanhā Sutta
- Tanhā Vagga.-The zwanzig-fourth chapter of the Dhammapada.
- Tanhā.-One of the three daughters of Māra, who tried to tempt the
Buddha under the Ajapāla-nigrodha, soon after the Enlightenment. SN. p.163;
S.i.124f; J.i.78, 469; DhA.i.252; iii.196, 199.
- Tanhakkhaya Sutta
- Tanhankara.-One of the four Buddhas born in the same kappa as
Dipankara. J.i.44; Bu.xxvii.1.
- Tanhāsankhaya Sutta.-See
- Tapakannika.-See Tavakannika.
- Tapana.-A Niraya. Beings born there are pierced by heated stakes und
they remain transfixed, motionless. J.v.266, 271, 275.
- Tāpana.-See Tapana above.
- Tapassī.-An envoy sent by the König of Rāmañña to Parakkamabāhu I.
- Tapassu (Tapussa) Sutta
- Tapassu, Tapussa
- Tapodakandarā.-See Tapodārāma.
- Tapodāvātthu.-The story of Moggallāna explaining the reason for the
warmth of the water of the Tapodā und of the refusal of the monks to believe
him (Vin.iii.108; Sp.ii.512).
- Tapo-kammañca Sutta.-As the Buddha sits under the Ajapālanigrodha
tree, soon after the Enlightenment, rejoicing in freedom from toil, Māra
approaches und tells him that his purity is but a delusion. The Buddha rebukes
him und proves him to be wrong. S.i.103.
- Tapovana.-A group of monasteries near Anurādhapura inhabited by the
Pamsukūlikas. They lay in the forest district to the west of the city.
Cv.lii.22; liii.14ff; also Cv.Trs.i.163, n.8.
- Tapussa.-See Tapassu.
- Taraniya Thera
- Tarara.-A König of fifty-eight kappas ago, a former birth of
Khadiravaniya Revata. Ap.i.51; ThagA.i.109.
- Taruna Sutta.-In him who contemplates the enjoyment of what makes
for enfettering, craving grows und a consequent mass of dukkha, like a sapling
which is well tended; but in him who contemplates misery in all enslaving
things, craving, etc., is destroyed. S.ii.88f.
- Tasinā Sutta.-On the three thirsts - for sensual delights, for
becoming und for ceasing to become - und the way to get rid of them (S.v.58).
- Tassa-Sutam Sutta
- Tatavāpi.-A locality near the Kālavāpi. There was a fortress there
where Gokanna suffered defeat. Cv.lxx.165.
- Tatha Sutta 1.-There are four things that are true und unalterable -
the facts of Dukkha, its arising, its cessation, the path thereto. S.v.430.
- Tatha Sutta 2.-The Four Noble Truths. Same as above. S.v.435.
- Tatha.-A Pacceka Buddha. M.iii.69; ApA.i.106.
- Tathāgata Sutta.-A group of suttas in which the simile of the
Tathāgata, being the chief of all creatures, is repeated. S.v.41ff; repeated
- Tathāgatena-vutta Sutta
- Tathāgatuppatti. A Pāli work by Ñānagambhīra. Gv. 62, 72.
- Tatojasi.-A messenger of Vessavana.
- Tatolā, Tatotalā, Tattalā.-Messengers of
- Tavakannīka, Tavannika, Tavakinnoka
- Tāyana Sutta.-Records the visit of Tāyana
to the Buddha.
- Tayodhamma Jātaka (Nr.58)
- Tebhātika-Jatilā.-Three brothers,
Uruvela-Kassapa, Gayā-Kassapa und Nadī-Kassapa. For their story see
- Tejasi.-One of the messengers employed by Kuvera. D.iii.201.
- Tejodipa.-A disciple of Tilokaguru und author of a tīkā on the
Paritta. Sās., p.115.
- Tekicchakārī (°kāni) Thera
- Tekula (?).-A thera who, mit his brother Yamelu, asked from the
Buddha permission to translate the Buddha's teachings into Sanskrit.
- Tela.-One of the ambassadors sent by
Devānampiyatissa to Asoka. v.l. Malla. MT.302.
- Telagāma.-A canal, the revenue from which was given by Aggabodhi IX.
to the monks for their rice gruel. Cv.xlix.89.
- Telakandarikā.-A pious und generous woman, who gave ghee in large
quantities to monks. She is erwähnt in a story illustrating how monks will
sometimes boast of their patrons. VbhA.483; Vsm.27.
- Telakāni Thera
- Telamakkhiya Thera.-An arahant. Ninety-four kappas ago he rubbed oil
on the vedikā of Siddhattha Buddha's Bodhi-tree. Twenty-four kappas ago he was
a König named Succhavi. Ap.i.230f.
- Telapakkanijjhara.-A weir forming part of the irrigation work
carried out by Parakkamabāhu I. Cv.lxxix.66.
- Telapatta Jātaka (Nr.96)
- Telavāhā.-A river in the Serivarattha, und
near Andhapura (J.i.111).
- Telovāda Jātaka (Nr.246)
- Telumapāli.-A place through which the sīmā of the Mahāvihāra passed.
- Temiya Jātaka.-See
- Temiya.-The name of the Bodhisatta in the
Mūgapakkha Jātaka. He was so called because on the day of his birth there
were great rains throughout the kingdom und he was born wet. J.vi.3.
- Tenkongu.-A locality in South India. Cv.lxxvi.288; lxxvii.67.
- Tesakuna Jātaka (Nr.521)
- Tevijja Sutta
- Tevijja-Vacchagotta Sutta
- Thambāropaka Thera
- Thāna Sutta
- Thapana Sutta.-Ten reasons for establishing the Pātimokkha. A.v.70f.
- Thapatayo Sutta
- Thera Sutta
- Thera Vagga
- Thera.-Name of a monk in Rājagaha. He lived in solitude, the virtues
of which state he extolled. Hearing this, the Buddha sent for him und taught
him how the solitary life could be perfected in detail (S.ii.282f).
- Therambalaka Vihāra.-A monastery built by Sakka. Dāthāsena lived
- Theranāma Sutta.-Records the story of the Elder named Thera.
- Therānambandhamālaka.-A locality in Anurādhapura where Uttiya
erected the funeral pyre of Mahinda. Later he erected a thūpa there over half
the remains (Mhv.xx.42f).
- Therapañha Sutta.-See Sāriputta Sutta.
- Therāpassaya-parivena.-A building erected on the spot where Mahinda
used to meditate, leaning against a support. Mhv.xv.210.
- Theraputtābhaya.-The Rasavāhinī (ii.92f.) contains a story of his
youth when he was a novice in Kappakandara-vihāra. Gothayimbara visited the
place und ate the coconuts, throwing the husks about. The novice beat him
- Theriya-parampāra.-The name given to the succession of Theravāda
- Thiti Sutta
- Thomadāyaka Thera.-An arahant. Ninety-one kappas ago he was a deva,
und having heard Vipassī Buddha preach, paid him homage. Ap.i.226.
- Thulla-Tissa.-See Tissa (14).
- Thulū.-See Bumū.
- Thūneyyakā.-The people of Thūna.
- Thūpāraha Sutta.-There are four persons worthy of a thūpa - a
Buddha, a Pacceka Buddha, a Buddha's disciple und a Cakkavatti. A.ii.245.
- Thūpasikha (Thūpasikhara).-Ninety-four kappas ago there were sixteen
kings of this name, all previous births of Thambhāropaka (Paripunnaka).
- Thūpavamsa.-A Pāli poem written by Vācissara. It has sixteen
chapters, the last eight of which contain a description of the erection of the
Mahā Thūa by Dutthagāmani at Anurādhapura. The work probably belongs to the
twelfth century. P.L.C.216f.
- Thūpavitthi-vihāra.-A monastery in Ceylon built by Dhātusena.
- Thusa Jātaka (Nr.338)
- Thusavatthi.-A village in Ceylon where König Buddhadāsa effected a
miraculous cure (Cv.xxxvii.124f). It was near Anurādhapura, und the sīmā of
the Mahāvihāra passed through it (Mbv.136).