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Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Dūratissaka:A tank in Rohana,near Mahāgāma.Meghavannābhaya,minister of Mahāsena,leading a revolt against the king,once encamped on its bank (Mhv.xxxvii.18).Saddhātissa built a vihāra near by (Mhv.xxxiii.9).Mahānāga gave to the ascetics one thousand fields watered by the tank (Cv.xli.99; see Cv.Trs.i.62,n.1),and Parakkamabāhu I,repaired the tank (Cv.lxxix.32).Geiger thinks (Mhv.Trs.248,n.5) that Dūratissa-vāpi is probably identical with Dūravāpi.

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