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Santusita

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1. Santusita. Chief of the devas of the Tusita world. (D.i.218; A.iv.243; S.iv.280). It was the name of the Bodhisatta when he was in Tusita (BuA. 45; J.i.48) and also that of his successor (J.i.81). At important festivals, Santusita appears with a yak tail whisk. E.g., Mhv.xxxi.78.

2. Santusita. One of the palaces of Konagamana Buddha before his renunciation. Bu.xxiv.18.

3. Santusita. A king.

See Samphusita.

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