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This site is online Pāḷi Dictionary (Pāli to Chinese, Pāli to English, Pāli to Japanese, Pāli-Vietnamese, Pāli-Burmese). The source of the dictionaries come from Pali Canon E-Dictionary Version 1.94 (PCED). The source code of this website is at pali repository on GitHub, and the data of this website is at data repository on GitHub. Any suggestion or questions? Welcome to contact me.

Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Cūlaka Thera:A brahmin of Rājagaha who,having seen the Buddha tame the elephant Dhanapāla,entered the Order and dwelt in the Indasāla cave.One day,as he sat looking down over the Magadhakhetta,a great storm arose and the rain came down in torrents.The peacocks danced and sang and the coolness helped Cūlaka to concentrate his mind and attain arahantship.

In the time of Sikhī Buddha he was a householder and gave to the Buddha a chattapāni-fruit.Thag.211f.; ThagA.i.333f.

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