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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
Gandamba:The mango-tree,at the gate of Sāvatthi,under which the Buddha performed the Yamaka-pātihāriya.The king’s gardener,Ganda,while on his way to the palace to give the king a ripe mango-fruit from the palace gardens,saw the Buddha going on his alms-rounds and offered him the mango.The Buddha ate it immediately,and gave the seed to Ananda to be planted by the gardener at the city-gate.A tree of one hundred cubits sprouted forth at once,covered with fruit and flowers.At the foot of this tree Vissakamma,by the order ofSakka,built a pavilion of the seven kinds of precious things.J.iv.264f; J.i.88; DhA.iii.206ff; Mil.349.

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