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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
Kālapāsāna:A building attached to the Tissārāma in the Nandanavana in Anurādhapura,erected for the use of Mahinda.Devānampiyatissa was anxious that there should be no delay in erecting the building,and therefore had the necessary bricks dried with torches for the sake of speed.The building was dark in colour,hence its name (Mhv.xv.203f; MT.363).There was once a pond near the gate of the parivena,called Marutta.MT.344f
Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Kālapāsāna:A tank in Ceylon; one of sixteen tanks built by King Nabāsena.Mhv.xxxvii.49.

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