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J.192 Sirikaa.laka.n.ni Jaataka The bodhisatva was born in Mithila holding a medicinal plant in his hand and was named Mahosadha. He talked immediately at birth, and the King Videha had a premonition in a dream that a sage was born. Mahosadha was appointed as the fifth of five counsellors to the king from an early age. He defended queen udumbara when she was deserted by Pinguttara and rescued her from King Vedehaís wrath thereby earning her friendship. This is an extract of the Mahaaumagga Jaataka (J.546). 57/228 Jaataka Khuddhaka J.ii.115ff. wisdom


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