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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
Sādhusīla Jātaka:The Bodhisatta was once a famous brahmin teacher.A certain brahmin had four daughters who were wooed by four suitors one handsome,another advanced in years,another of noble family,and the last virtuous.Unable to decide between them,the brahmin sought the teacher’s advice and gave all his four daughters to the virtuous man.

The story was related to a brahmin of Sāvatthi who consulted the Buddha in a similar case.The two brahmins were identical.J.i.137f.

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