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Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Pandava:1.PandavaThe horse of Sāma,king of Benares; his trainer was Giridanta (J.ii.98).See Giridanta Jātaka.

2.Pandava (Pandavapabbata)A hill near Rājagaha,tinder the shadow of which the Buddha ate his meal when he begged alms in Rājagaha,soon after leaving home.J.i.66; SN.vs.414; DhA.i.85; Thag.vs.41,1167; Mtu.ii.198,etc.

It is said (SNA.ii.383f) that ascetics lived on its eastern slope.It seems formerly to have borne another name (M.iii.68).Pandava was one of the halting-places of Sīvalī Thera when on his way to the Himālaya.AA.i.139.

3.PandavaAdjective from Pandu.E.g.,Cv.lxxxvii.29.

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