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Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Itthakāvati:A village in Magadha,mentioned,together with Dīgharājī,as the residence of the Samsāramocaka heretics.Near by was the ārunavatīvihāra,where Sāriputta once stayed with a company of monks.The village had retained its name for five hundred years (PvA.67).

The Petavatthu (pp.12-13) contains the story of a woman of Itthakāvati who was born as a peta.

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