Make your own free website on

Academic Sutta Name Notes PSA Plae Vagga Nikaya PTS Keywords
J.015 Kharaadiyaa Jaataka The bodhisatva was once born as a leader of deer. His sister Kharadiya brought him her son that he might teach him the art of defending himself from hunters, but the young deer was disobedient and did not attend the lessons. Consequently the deer was caught in a snare and killed by a huntsman. The Jataka was told in reference to an unruly monk. Kharadiya is identified with Uppalavanna. 55/255 Jaataka Khuddhaka J.i.159ff. disobedience, stubborness, education

Previous Page | Contents | Next Page
Last modified on: Sunday, 2 January 2000.