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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
Vedisadevī:Wife of Asoka.

She was the daughter of Deva,a setthi of Vedisagiri,and her children were Mahinda andSanghamittā.MT.324.

She had eight brothers - Bodhigutta,Sumitta,Candagutta,Devagutta,Dhammagutta,Suriyagutta,Gotama and Jutindhara - who escorted the Bodhi-tree to Ceylon and were known as the Bodhi-dhāra princes.Mbv.165f.

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