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Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Citakapūjaka Thera:1.Citakapūjaka Thera.-An arahant.Ninety-one kappas ago a Pacceka Buddha,named Ananda,died in the forest and the Thera,who was then a deva,descended from the deva-world and burned the Pacceka Buddha’s body on a pyre (Ap.i.227).

2.Citakapūjaka Thera.-An arahant.In the time of Sikhī Buddha he was a tree-sprite on a rājāyatana-tree.At the Buddha’s death he made offerings of flowers and music and perfume at the Buddha’s funeral pyre.Thirty-one kappas ago,he became king sixteen times,under the name of Uggata (Ap.i.151).

3.Citakapūjaka Thera.-An arahant.Ninety-four kappas ago,while wandering along the Candabhāgā River,he saw the Buddha’s funeral pyre and made offering to it of seven māluvā-flowers.Seventy-seven kappas ago he became king seven times,under the name of Patijagga (Ap.i.237).

4.Citakapūjaka Thera.-An arahant.He offered sāla-flowers at the pyre of a Pacceka Buddha named Jalajuttama,one hundred thousand kappas ago (Ap.i.292f).

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