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Buddhadatta


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Scholar and commentator who lived in Uragapura in Kāñcī.after having studied at the Mahāvihāra in Anurādhapura. Among his works are the Vinaya-Vinicchaya, the Uttara-Vinicchaya, the Abhidhamma-avatāra, and the Rūpārūpavibhāga. Tradition has it that he met Buddhaghoṣa, but this cannot be confirmed.

Subjects: Buddhism.


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