Bamboo Grove; 1 Definition(s)

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In Buddhism

General definition (in Buddhism)

Veluvana in Pali, Venuvana in Sanskrit. The first monastery (Bodhi mandala) in Buddhism located in Rajagaha. It was donated by the elder Kalanda and built by King Bimblisara of Magadha.(Source): Buddhist Door: Glossary

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