Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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A Pāḷi poem of two hundred and fifty verses, containing a history of the Buddha’s life.
Its authorship is uncertain; some attribute it to Buddhadatta, author of the Madhuratthavilāsinī, others to Buddharakkhita.
A Subcommentary (ṭīkā) on it exists. Gv.69, 72; see P.L.C.110 f.