He went with five hundred others to meditate in the forest, and, having instructed his fellows to apply themselves diligently to meditation, he himself spent the night in sleep. When the others discovered his deceit, they complained to the teacher, who related the Akālarāvi Kukkuta Jātaka (q.v.), identifying Tissa with the cock of that story. DhA.iii.142ff.

 Home Oben Zum Index Zurueck Voraus