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Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Pathavī Sutta:1.Pathavī SuttaSeven small balls of clay,as big as jujube kernels,are infinitely smaller than the earth.So with the Ariyan disciple - when he has won understanding,the dukkha that remains is infinitely smaller than that which he has destroyed.S.ii.135f.; repeated at S.v.462f.

2.Pathavī SuttaThe same as the above.S.ii.136.

3.Pathavī SuttaIncalculable is samsāra.The number of parents a man has had would be greater than the number of balls,each the size of a kola (jujube) kernel,that could be made of the clay of the earth.S.ii.179.

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