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The Pali is transliterated as Velthuis (aaiiuu.m'n~n.t.d.n.l). Alternatives:
[ ASCII (aiumnntdnl) | IAST Unicode (āīūṃṅñṭḍṇḷ) ]

 

Index of Personalities

These entries consist primarily of quotations from The Dictionary of Pali Proper Names [DPPN], and The Psalms of the Early Buddhists, published by The Pali Text Society: Reproduced by permission of the Pali Text Society which owns the copyright.

 

For an excellent selection of biographical material on Gotama from the Suttas, see: A Sketch of the Buddha's Life: Readings from the Pali Canon. A short anthology prepared by John Bullitt of Access to Insight.

Also see the index to personalities found in the Access to Insight texts Index to Proper Names

Also see: Palikanon.com, Buddhist Dictionary of Pali Proper Names

For an interesting discussion of forms of address in Buddhist India, see the Mahali Sutta, Introduction.

For a table of information about former Buddhas, see 'The Last Seven Buddhas'

 


[ Go ] Aananda.

[ Go ] Ajaatasattu.

[ Go ] Anaathapi.n.dika; Sudatto gahapati Anaathapi.n.diko.

[ Go ] Angulimala (AKA: Garland of Thumbs)

[ Go ] A~n~na Konda~n~na.

[ Go ] Anuruddha

[ Go ] Assaji Thera.

[ Go ] Baahiya the Bark-clad; Baahiyo Daaruciiriyo,

[ Go ] Bakkula

[ Go ] Bhaddaa Kaccaanaa

[ Go ] Bhaddaa of the curly hair; Bhaddaa Ku.n.dalakesaa,

[ Go ] Bhaddaa of the Kapilaas; Bhaddaa-kapilaanii

[ Go ] Bhaddiya, Kaaligodhaa's son; Bhaddiyo Kaaligodhaayaputto

[ Go ] Bhaddiya the Dwarf; Laku.n.taka-bhaddiyo

[ Go ] Bhallikaa

[ Go ] Bhaaradvaaja the Scrap-hunter; Pi.n.dola-Bhaaradvaajo,

[ Go ] Bimbisaara; King Seniya Bimbisaara of Magadha

[ Go ] Citta, the housefather of Macchikaasa.n.da; Citto gahapati Macchikasa.n.diko

[ Go ] Cuu.la Kokaalika

[ Go ] Culla-Panthaka

[ Go ] Cunda the Great Mahaa Cunda (poss.: Cuu.la-Cunda)(poss: Cunda-Sama.nuddesa, Ekapattadaayaka, Cunda Thera)

[ Go ] Dabba of the Mallas; Dabbo Mallaputto

[ Go ] Devadatta

[ Go ] Dhammadinnaa

[ Go ] Gotamii the Lean; Kisaagotamii

[ Go ] Hatthaka of Aa.lavii; Ha.t.thako Aa.lavako

[ Go ] Jaa.nusso.nii braahma.no

[ Go ] Jiivaka the Prince-fed; Jiivako Komaarabhacco,

[ Go ] Kaa.lii, the lay-follower of Kurara-ghara; (Kaa.lii upaasikaa kurara-gharikaa

[ Go ] Kaaludaayin; Kaa.ludaayii

[ Go ] Kappina the Great; Mahaa-kappino

[ Go ] Kassapa of Uruve.la; Uruvela-kassapo

[ Go ] Kassapa the Boy; Kumaara-kassapo

[ Go ] Kaatiyaanii

[ Go ] Khemaa

[ Go ] Khujjuttaraa

[ Go ] Ko.t.thita the Great; Mahaa Ko.t.thito

[ Go ] Ku.n.da-Dhaana

[ Go ] Kaccaana the Great; Mahaa Kaccaano

[ Go ] Kassapa the Great; Mahaa Kassapo

[ Go ] Lakkha.na Thera

[ Go ] Maha Pajaapatii the Gotamid; Mahaapajaapatii Gotamii.

[ Go ] Mahaanaama the Sakyan; Mahaanaamo Sakko.

[ Go ] Mallikaa

[ Go ] Mahaa Moggallaano, Moggallaana The Great.

[ Go ] Mandhaataa.

[ Go] Makkhali Gosala, Makkhali of the Cow Pen

[ Go ] Mogharaajan

[ Go ] Nakula's mother; Nakulamaataa gahapataanii

[ Go ] Nakulapitar the housefather; Nakulapitaa gahapati

[ Go ] Nandaa (the bhikkhuni)

[ Go ] Nanda

[ Go ] Nandaka

[ Go ] Panthaka the Great; Mahaapanthako

[ Go ] Pasenadi. King of Kosala

[ Go ] Pa.tacaara

[ Go ] Pilindavaccha

[ Go ] Pu.n.na, Mantaani's son; Pu.n.no Mantaani-putto

[ Go ] Puura.na Kassapa

[ Go ] Raadha

[ Go ] Raahula

[ Go ] Ra.t.thapaala

[ Go ] Revata of the Acacia Woods; Revato Khadiravaniyo

[ Go ] Revata the Doubter; Ka.nkhaa-revato

[ Go ] Saagata

[ Go ] Sakulaa

[ Go ] Saamaavatii

[ Go ] Saariputta

[ Go ] Sigaala's mother; Sigaalamaataa

[ Go ] Siiha; Siha the General

[ Go ] Siivali

[ Go ] Sobhita

[ Go ] So.naa (the bhikkhuni)

[ Go ] So.na-Ku.tika.n.na

[ Go ] So.na of the Kola-viisa clan; So.no Koliviiso

[ Go ] Subhuuti

[ Go ] Sujaataa, Senaani's daughter; Sujaataa Senaanidhiitaa

[ Go ] Suppavaasaa of the Koliyans; Suppavaasaa Ko.liyadhiitaa

[ Go ] Suppiyaa, the lay-follower; Suppiyaa Upaasikaa

[ Go ] Suura Amba.t.tha

[ Go ] Tapassu and Bhalluka the Merchants

[ Go ] Udaayii, Mahaa Udaayii, Pa.n.dita Udaayii

[ Go ] Ugga, the housefather of Vesaalii; Uggo gahapati Vesaaliko

[ Go ] U.n.naabha the brahmin

[ Go ] Uggata the housefather; Uggato gahapati

[ Go ] Upaka

[ Go ] Upaali

[ Go ] Upasena, Vanganta's son; Upaseno Va'ngantaputto

[ Go ] Uppalava.n.naa

[ Go ] Uttaraa, Nanda's mother; Uttaraa Nandamaataa

[ Go ] Vangiisa

[ Go ] Vajjiyamaahita

[ Go ] Vikkali

[ Go ] Velukantakiya

[ Go ] Visaakhaa, Migaara's mother; Visaakhaa Migaaramaataa,


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