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Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Peta Vatthu:The seventh book of the Khuddaka Nikāya.

It consists of stories of persons born in the peta world owing to various misdeeds.

Dhammapāla wrote on it a Commentary,called the Petavatthuvannanā,or Petavatthu Atthakathā,and forming a part of the Vimalavīlāsinī (GV.60).

Mahinda preached the Peta Vatthu to Anulā and her companions on the day of his entry into Anurādhapura.Mhv.xiv.58.

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