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This site is online Pāḷi Dictionary (Pāli to Chinese, Pāli to English, Pāli to Japanese, Pāli-Vietnamese, Pāli-Burmese). The source of the dictionaries come from Pali Canon E-Dictionary Version 1.94 (PCED). The source code of this website is at pali repository on GitHub, and the data of this website is at data repository on GitHub. Any suggestion or questions? Welcome to contact me.

Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Okilini:The story of a peta mentioned in the Lakkhana Samyutta.

She was seen going through the air,parched and sooty,uttering cries of distress.Moggallāna declares (S.ii.260; SA.ii.163) that she had once been the head queen of a king of Kalinga.

One day,seeing the king show fondness for a dancer who was massaging him,she was moved with jealousy and scattered a brazier of coals over the woman’s head.

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