优楼频螺聚落 (優樓頻螺聚落) Yōulóupínluó jùluò

Yōulóupínluó jùluò proper noun Uruvilvā / Uruvelā
Domain: Buddhism 佛教 , Concept: Place Name 地名
Notes: Sanskrit: uruvilvā, Pali: uruvelā, Japanese: Urubinra. Uruvilvā miterally means 'great bank of sand' in Sanskrit. It is located near the Nairanjana River 尼連禪. The Bodhisattva practiced asceticism in Uruvilvā for six years (BL 'Uruvilvā'; FGDB '優樓頻螺聚落'). The Mahāparinibbānasutta 《遊行經》 describes the Buddha visiting to Uruvilvā 鬱鞞羅 (T 1, Scroll 2; Dīgha Nikāya 16).