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|Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera|
|Aparaseliyā：A sub-sect of the Andhakā. Their beliefs seem to have been similar to those of the Pubbaseliyā. KvuA. quoted in Points of Controversy，pp. 5 and 104. See also Dpv.v.54； Mhv.v.12； Mbv.97. For their beliefs see de la Vallee Poussin：J.R.A.S.，April，1910，pp.413ff.
Their centre was Dhanakataka，in the Andhaka country，somewhere near Kañcipura and Amarāvati on the S.E. coast of India （Points of Controversy，xliii； see also Watters：On Yuan Chwang，ii.214ff）.
According to one tradition they were connected with theCetiyavādins. For a discussion of this see Points of Controversy，xliii-iv.