A thera. He had a brother, also a monk, named Isibhatta. Having spent the rainy season in Sāvatthi, they went to take up their abode in a certain village. The people there gave them food und robes, but they refused to accept their share of these, because, according to the rule, the robes are the property of the Sangha until the Kathina-ceremony has been performed. The story is erwähnt in connection mit accepting robes elsewhere than in the spot where the rainy season has been spent. Vin.i.299.

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