Pāḷi Dictionary

Pāḷi Dictionary

Pāḷi Dictionary

Input Word Explanation Preview

What Languages of Dictionaries to Show?

The Order of Languages of Dictionaries to Show?
No Such Word
Looking Up ...
Loading Words ...
Internet Connection Error

About This Website

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
Mañjerika:The name of the Nāga kingdom (Nāgabhavana).

It is five hundred leagues in extent and is the residence ofMahākāla,the Nāga king (J.i.72; J.vi.264; BuA.239).

When the urn containing the Buddha’s relics,deposited inRāmagāma,was washed away,it was taken to the Mañjerika Nāgabhavana,and remained there till taken bySonuttara to be enshrined in theMahā Thūpa.

Mhv.xxxi.27; see also J.R.A.S.1885,p.220.

Browse Dictionary

Powered by web.py, Jinja2, AngularJS, Bootstrap, Glyphicons Halflings,