Make your own free website on

Academic Sutta Name Notes PSA Plae Vagga Nikaya PTS Keywords
J.132 Bhiruka Jaataka | Pa~ncabhiiruka Jaataka | Pa~ncagaru Jaataka Once, the bodhisatva was the youngest of the hundred sons of Brahmadatta, king of Benares. He had, as far as could be seen, no chance of being king, but on seeking the counsel of a paccekabuddha and following his advice, he became king on his fatherís death. For details see the Telapatta Jataka (J.096). This Jataka was related in reference to the attempts made by Maraís daughters to tempt the Buddha as he sat beneath the Ajapala-nigrodha. 56/522 Jaataka Khuddhaka J.i.469ff. temptation

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