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|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．