Padumacchadaniya, Padumacchādaniya: 1 definition
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Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)Source: Pali Kanon: Pali Proper Names
An arahant. He offered a lotus at the pyre of Vipassi Buddha. Forty seven kappas ago he was a king named Padumissara. Wherever he went a canopy of lotuses spread itself over him. AP.i.98.
Theravāda is a major branch of Buddhism having the the Pali canon (tipitaka) as their canonical literature, which includes the vinaya-pitaka (monastic rules), the sutta-pitaka (Buddhist sermons) and the abhidhamma-pitaka (philosophy and psychology).
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Apadana commentary (Atthakatha) (by U Lu Pe Win)
Commentary on Biography of the thera Padumacchādaniya < [Chapter 5 - Upālivagga (section on Upāli)]