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Nalini, 3 Definition(s)

AKA: Nalinī

'Nalini' belongs in these categories: Buddhism, Pali

3 DEFINITION(S):

The kingdom of Vessavana. J.vi.313; but VvA. (339, 340) explains Nalini as a kilanatthana. This agrees with D.iii.202, where mention is made of a Kuvera nalini as one of the beauties of Vessavanas kingdom.

Added: 12.Apr.2009 | Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names
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nalinī : (f.) a lotus pond.

Added: 03.Aug.2014 | Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary
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Nalinī,(f.) (Sk.nalinī) a pond J.IV,90; Vism.84,17.(Page 348)

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