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パーリ語辞典 水野弘元著
Vehapphala:m.[BSk.Bṛhatphala,Vṛhatphala] 広果天.
Buddhist Dictionary by NYANATILOKA MAHATHERA
vehapphala,is the name of a class of heavenly beings in the fine-material world; s.deva
Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Vehapphala:One of the Brahma worlds of the Rūpaloka plane.Beings are born there as a result of developing the Fourth Jhāna (AbhS.chap.v.see.3 d).

Their life span is five hundred mahakalpas,(Ibid.sec.6; A.ii.128,129) and even puthujjanas can be born there (VbhA.376).

Baka Brahma was once an inhabitant of Vehapphala (J.iii.358; SA .i.162).

Anāgāmīs born there reach Nibbāna without going elsewhere (VbhA.522).

Buddhaghosa explains (Ibid.521= MA.i.29) the name thus:vipulā phalā ti = Vehapphalā.In ages in which the world is destroyed by wind,Vehapphala forms the limit of the destruction (CypA.9).

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