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Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Kukkutagiri:A row of cells built by Kanitthatissa after he had demolished the boundaries of the Mahā-vihāra (Mhv.xxxvi.10).

They were later restored by Mahāsena (Mhv.xxxvii.15; MT.678).

The place is also referred to as the Kukkutā-rāma (E.g.,Mhv.xxxvii.15).

See also Appendix.
Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Kukkutagiri:A place in Ceylon.Buddhaghosa says (SA.iii.50) that it was so called because it was there that Saddhātissa’s attendant,Tissa (see Tissa 43),refused to kill some pheasants and set them free at the risk of losing his own life.

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