Ubbáha Sutta.-Preached to Upáli (1) on the ten qualities requisite in a monk who serves on a committee, appointed for the purpose of taking a referendum in matters of discipline. A.v.71f.
Ubbarí Vagga.-The second chapter of the Petavatthu. Pv.32ff.
Ubbarí-peta-Vatthu.-The story of Ubbarí (2).
Ubbhida.-A khattiya of sixty thousand kappas ago; a former birth of Mahá Kassapa (Ap.i.34). v.l. Ubbiddha, Uddiya.
Ubhaka.-One of the ten sons of Kálásoka.
Ubho Sutta (v.l. Ubhatobhága). On the two-fold emancipation. A.iv.453.
Uccangamáya.-A Pacceka Buddha found in a list of Pacceka Buddhas. M.iii.70; ApA.i.107.
Uccankuttha.-A locality in South India; it was the residence of many famous troop-leaders, whom Kulasekhara won over to his side in his fight against Parakkamabáhu I. Cv.lxxvii.78.
Uccatalanka.-The residence of Mahánága Thera (v.l. Uccaválika, Uccaválanka). VihhA.489.
Ucchangapupphiya Thera.-An arahant. In the time of Vipassí Buddha he was a garland-maker of Bandhumatí. He saw the Buddha walking along the street with a large following of monks, and taking a flower from his lap he offered it to the Buddha. Ap.ii.374-5.
Ucchukhandika.-A Thera. He was a gate-keeper in Bandhumatí during the time of Vipassí Buddha and once gave to the Buddha a cut of sugar cane (Ap.ii.393). He is probably identical with Kosiya Thera (ThagA.i.431f).
Úcena.-A district in South India, from which soldiers came to oppose the forces of the general Lankápura. He subdued them. Cv.lxxvi.247, 260.
Udakagáma.-A village in Ceylon given by King Kittisirirájasíha for the maintenance of the Gangáráma-vihára. Cv.c.213.
Udakapabbata.-A mountain in the region of Himavá. J.v.38; Ap.ii.434.
Udakapújá.-A celebration held by a Nága king in honour of Kańcanadeví.
Udakásecana.-Thirty-three kappas ago there were eight kings of this name, all previous births of Bodhisańńaka (°sińcaka) Thera. Ap.i.131.
Udapánadáyaka Thera.-An arahant. Ninety-one kappas ago he had built a well for Vipassí Buddha and offered it to him. Ap.i.188.
Udaya Sutta 1.-The conversation between the Buddha and the brahmin Udaya (see Udaya 1). S.i.173f.
Udaya Sutta 2.-See Udaya(-mánava)-pucchá below.
Udaya(-mánava)-pucchá or Udaya-pańhá.-The questions asked of the Buddha by Udaya-mánava, pupil of Bávarí (see Udaya 2), and the Buddha's replies thereto (Sn.vv.1105-11; SnA.ii.599-600). They deal with the attainment of samápatti. AA.i.363.
Udayá.-See Udayabhaddá below.
Udayabhaddá.-Step-sister and wife of Udayabhadda. In the verses she is also called Udayá.
Udayaggabodhi.-A parivena built by Aggabodhi VIII. and named after himself and his father (Udaya I.). Cv.xlix.45; see also Ep. Zey.i.216, 221, 227.
Udayana.-See Udaya (3).
Udda Játaka.-See Uddálaka Játaka.
Uddaka Sutta.-Preached by the Buddha. He states therein how Uddaka-Rámaputta, unjustifiably, claims to have mastered all learning and all ill, and explains what such learning and mastery really are (S.v.83f).
Uddáladáyaka Thera.-An arahant. In a previous birth, thirty-one kappas ago, he saw a Pacceka Buddha Kakudha, near a river, and gave him an uddálaka flower (Ap.i.225).
Uddálapupphiya Thera.-An arahant. Thirty-one kappas ago he gave an uddála flower to a Pacceka Buddha, Anátha, on the bank of the Ganges (Ap.i.288).
Uddalolaka Vihára. A monastery in Ceylon; it was the residence of an Elder, named Mahá-Abhaya. Ras.ii.1; SadS.82.
Uddhacca Sutta.-Conceit, want of restraint and of diligence, should all be destroyed by calm (samatha), restraint and earnestness (A.iii.449).
Uddhacúlábhaya.-Nephew of Devánampiyatissa. He restored the Mahiyangana-thúpa and made it thirty cubits high (Mhv.i.40).
Uddhakandaraka.-A vihára in South Ceylon, founded by Mahánága, brother of Devánampiyatissa (Mhv.xxii.9).
Uddhakurangáma.-A village and a fortification in the district of Álisára. It was captured by Parakkamabáhu's general, Máyágeha (Cv.lxx.171).
Uddhambhágiya Sutta.-The Noble Eightfold Way should be cultivated in order to destroy the five "upward" fetters - lust of form and of the formless, conceit, excitement and nescience (S.v.61f).
Uddhavápi.-A village and a tank. The Máragiri Nigrodha (q.v.) was stationed there (Cv.lxxii.164, 174).
Uddhumátaka Sutta.-The idea of an inflated corpse, if developed, conduces to peace from bondage (S.v.131).
Uddita Sutta.-Preached in answer to a question by one of the devas. The world is all strung up by cords of craving and is escorted by decay. S.i.40.
Ugganagara.-See Ugga (8).
Uggáráma.-A pleasance, probably near the village Kundiya of the Kurus. Anganika Bháradvája is said to have visited it once. See also Ugga (8). ThagA.i.339.
Uggarinda.-One of the chief lay supporters of Nárada Buddha. Bu.x.25.
Uggasena Vatthu.-The story of Uggasena of Rájagaha (Uggasena 2). DhA.iv.59-65; ibid., 159.
Uggasena-Nanda.-King of Magadha, one of the nine Nanda kings (Mbv.98).
Ugghatitańńu Sutta.-Some people in the world are quick withal and learn by taking hints; others learn when full details are given; some have to be led on by instruction; others just learn the text but do not understand it. A.ii.136.
Úhá-nadí.-A river in the Himálaya, evidently difficult of access. Mil.70.
Ujita.-A caravan-driver, who, with his friend Ojita, gave the first meal to Sikhí Buddha after his Enlightenment. ThagA.i.48.
Ujjenika.-Name given to the inhabitants of Ujjení (Mil.331). Pajjota is called Ujjenika (Ujjenaka) rájá (MA.ii.738).
Ujjhaggika Vagga.-The second division of the Sekhiyá of the Vinaya Pitaka (Vin.iv.187-8).
Ujjhánasańńí.-A Thera. He was so called because he went about finding fault with the monks. He was reported to the Buddha, who thereupon delivered a sermon blaming action such as his. DhA.iii.376-7.
Ujjhánasańńino Sutta.-Records the visit of the Ujjhánasańńiká devas to the Buddha (S.i.23-5).
Ukkácelá Sutta.-The incident mentioned above, of the Buddha praising his two chief disciples, after their death. S.v.163.
Ukkamsamála.-A learned monk of Ava. He was well versed in literature and wrote two books dealing with the Pali language, the Vannabodhana and the Likhananaya (Sás., p.120).
Ukkamsika.-A king of Rámańńa, a great patron of learning. For details about him see Bode, op. cit., 50, 52.
Ukkanagara.-A vihára (presumably in Ceylon). It was the residence of the thera Mahávyaggha and seven hundred others. Mhv.xxxii.54.
Ukkanthita-ańńatarabhikkhussa Vatthu.-The name given in the Dhammapada Commentary (i.297-300) to the story of Anupubba.
Ukkotana Sutta.-Few are those that refrain from accepting bribes to prevent justice, from cheating and from crooked ways; numerous those that do not so refrain. S.v.473.
Uladágáma.-A village in Rohana where a battle took place between the forces of Parakkamabáhu I, and the rebels. Cv.lxxv.18.
Ullapanagáma.-A village where there was a bridge of thirty cubits, built over the Maháválukaganga by Devappatirája (Cv.lxxxvi.23). The village is identified with the modern Ulapane, four miles from Gampola (Cv.Trs.ii.173, n.3).
Úmi Sutta.-See Ummi Sutta below.
Ummápupphá.-A class of devas present at the preaching of the Mahásamaya Sutta (D.ii.260). They are so-called because their bodies were azure in colour, like ummá-flowers. DA.ii.690; see also ibid., 562; MA.ii.706.
Ummi Sutta.-Four perils have to be faced by those who go down into the water: waves, sharks, whirlpools and sea-monsters. Like perils await those who go from the household life to homelessness. A.ii.123ff. This sutta is included as part of the Cátuma Sutta (M.i.460f).
Unha Sutta.-When the Unhavaláhaka-devá wish to revel their bodies, the weather becomes hot, according to their desire. S.iii.251.
Unhanagara.-A village, the birthplace of Hatthadátha. Cv.xlvi.45.
Unhavaláhaká.-A class of devas who live in the Cátummahárájika world (NidA.108; VibhA.519). When they wish for heat to revel their bodies, the weather becomes hot. (See Unha Sutta above.)
Unnábha Sutta.-The conversation between the Buddha and Unnábha referred to above. S.v.
Unnalomaghara.-A building belonging to the Rájáyatana-dhatu-vihára in Nágadípa. It was erected by Aggabodhi II. Cv.xlii.62.
Unnama.-A Damila chief whom Dutthagámani defeated in his campaign. He was a nephew of Tamba and his stronghold was also called Unnama. Mhv.xxv.14, 15; MT.474.
Unnavalli.-A vihára to which Aggabodhi I. gave the village of Ratana. Cv.xlii.18.