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Sāketa

Overview page. Subjects: Buddhism.

An ancient Indian town, identified by some with Ayodhyā or nearby Sujankot, in the ancient state of Kośala. Though an apparently unimportant place politically, the Buddha chose to spend a...

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Sāketa

Overview page. Subjects: Buddhism.

An ancient Indian town, identified by some with Ayodhyā or nearby Sujankot, in the ancient state of Kośala. Though an apparently unimportant place politically, the Buddha chose to spend a...

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Sāketa

Damien Keown.

in A Dictionary of Buddhism

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 46 words.

An ancient Indian town, identified by some with Ayodhyā or nearby Sujankot, in the ancient state of Kośala. Though

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Sāketa (T.)

Edited by Robert E. Buswell and David S. Lopez.

in The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism

P ublished online July 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Buddhism. 88 words.

In Sanskrit and Pāli, a town in Kośala regarded during the Buddha’s time as one of the six great cities

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Asvaghosha

in The Oxford Companion to Indian Theatre

January 2004; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre. 154 words.

celebrated Sanskrit poet who belonged to Saketa (Ayodhya). A Brahman by birth, he later embraced Buddhism. Present in the court

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