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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
Potaliya Sutta:1.Potaliya SuttaA discussion between the householder Potaliya and the Buddha as to what constitutes true retirement from household life.The Buddha shows,by means of various similes,that the pleasures; of the senses are unsatisfying and dangerous,and should be avoided.Such renunciation brings higher knowledge.M.i.359 ff.

2.Potaliya SuttaThe Buddha tells the Paribbājaka Potaliya,who visits him,of four kinds of persons found in the world:those who praise and dispraise rightly and seasonably,and those who praise and dispraise wrongly and unseasonably.A.ii.100ff.

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