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Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Ekasaññaka Thera:1.Ekasaññaka Thera.-An arahant.In the past he gave a meal to a monk named Khanda,a disciple of Vessabhū Buddha.Forty kappas ago he was a king named Varuna (Ap.i.121).

The Apadāna Commentary says he was given the name Ekasaññaka because in his last life he remembered his gift to Khanda.

2.Ekasaññaka Thera.-An arahant.Thirty-one kappas ago he saw a rag-robe hanging in the forest,and gladdened by the sight worshipped it.

Twenty-five kappas ago he was a king named Amitābha.Ap.i.210f.

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