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Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Suta Brahmadatta:A king of Benares,so called because he never tired of learning (suta).He was once visited by eight Pacceka Buddhas and entertained them.At the end of the meal,they rose and,each speaking only a word or two as thanks went away.The king was at first disappointed,but realizing the import of their words,he renounced the world and became a Pacceka Buddha.

His verse is included in the Khaggavisāna Sutta (verse 57).SNA.i.109f.; ApA.i.157.

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