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Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Kabupelanda:A village and monastery in Ceylon.In the monastery once lived a sāmanera,possessed of great iddhi powers,who,not heeding the advice of his teacher,fell in love with a weaver’s daughter and,as a result,lost all his powers.Later,the woman lost her sight through a blow from him,and he was reduced to abject poverty.The sāmanera’s teacher had warned him of just this,but the warning was of no avail (VibhA.294f.; but see MA.ii.699f.,where the names are spelt differently).v.l.Kammupelanda,Kampupelanda,Kapupelanda.See also Kupuvena.

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