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Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names by G P Malalasekera
Sirivīra:King of Ceylon (1707-39 A.C.).He was the son of Vimaladhammasūriya II.He held great festivals in Mahiyangana,Sumanakūta and Anurādhapura,and built a suburb called Kundasālā,where he lived.

The temple of the Tooth Relic,built by his father,he adorned with paintings of thirty two Jātakas.He showed great honour to Saranankara-sāmanera and gave him a golden casket studded with seven hundred jewels.At his request,Saranankara wrote the Sāratthasangaha and Commentaries on the Mahābodhivamsa and the Bhesajjamañjūsā.Cv.xcix.23ff.

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