Dictionary of Pāli Proper Names • G.P. Malalasekera
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The Buddha visits Vacchagotta at the Paribbājakārāma in Vesāli and tells him that he is called Tevijja (knower of the threefold lore) because he has knowledge of his former existences, possesses the divine-eye, and has knowledge of the destruction of the corruptions (āsava). M.i.481 ﬀ.