Upagupta sentence example
- In any case they are the sole survivors of what must No doubt identical with Upagupta, the teacher of Asoka (cf.
- A collection of legends about Asoka, included in the Divyavadana, a work composed probably in the ist or 2nd century A.D., tells us (pp. 3 8 9, 39 0) how Asoka, the Buddhist emperor, visited the traditional site of this grove, under the guidance of Upagupta.
- This must have been about 248 B.C. Upagupta (Tissa: see Pali) himself also mentions the site in his Kathei Vatthu (p. 559).