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Nalini, 1 Definition(s)

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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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