The Foremost and the Eighty Great Disciples

 

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The Foremost Disciples

41 Monks

13 Nuns

10 Male Lay Disciples

10 Female Lay Disciples

Same Excellence

The Eighty Great Disciples

 


The Foremost Disciples
(Etadaggavagga, AN Bk. 1 Vag. 14)

41 Monks

Aññā Koṇḍaññā

Eldest (Rattaññū)

Sāriputta

Great Wisdom (Mahāpaññā)

Moggallāna

Psychic Power (Iddhimantu)

Mahākassapa

Recommending Asceticism (Dhutavāda)

Anuruddha

Divine Eye (Dibbacakkhu)

Bhaddiya Kāḷigodhāyaputta

High Caste (Uccākulīna)

Bhaddiya the Dwarf

Sweet Voice (Mañjussara)

Piṇḍolabhāradvāja

Lion's Roar (Sīhanāda)

Puṇṇa Mantāṇiputta

Dhamma Speaker (Dhammakathika)

Mahākaccāyana

Expounder (Vitthāra)

 

 

Cullapanthaka

Mind-Made Body (Manomaya)

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Wholesome-Mind Development (Cetovivaṭṭa)

Mahāpanthaka

Wholesome-Perception Development (Saññāvivaṭṭa)

Subhūti

Free of Conflict (Araṇavihārī)

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Worthy of Offerings (Dakkhiṇeyya)

Revata

Forest-Dweller (Āraññaka)

Kankhārevata

Meditation (Jhāyī)

Soṇa Koḷivisa

Energetic (Āraddhaviriya)

Soṇa Kuṭikaṇṇa

Beautiful Conversationalist (Kalyāṇavakkaraṇa)

Sīvali

Receiver of Gifts (Lābhī)

Vakkali

Inclined to Confidence (Saddhādhimutta)

 

 

Rāhula

Liking the Training (Sikkhakāma)

Raṭṭhapāla

Confidence in Going-Forth (Saddhāpabbajita)

Kuṇḍadhāna

First in Food Tickets (Paṭhamasalāka)

Vaṅgīsa

Extemporiser (Paṭibhānavantu)

Vaṅgantaputta

Altogether Pleasing (Samantapāsādika)

Dabba Mallaputta

Assigner of Living Quarters (Senāsanapaññāpaka)

Pilindavaccha

Dear and Pleasing to the Gods (Devapiyamanāpa)

Bāhiya Dārucīriya

Speed in Deep Knowledge (Khippābhiññā)

Kumārakassapa

Beautiful Speaker (Cittakathika)

Mahākoṭṭhita

Analytic Knowledge (Paṭisambhidāpatta)

 

 

Ānanda

Learned (Bahussuta)

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Mindful (Satimantu)

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Good Behaviour (Gatimantu)

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Courage (Dhitimantu)

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Attendant (Upaṭṭhaka)

Uruvelā Kassapa

Large Retinue (Mahāparisa)

Kāḷudāyī

Pleasing to Families (Kulappasāsaka)

Bakkula

Little Affliction (Appābādhā)

Sobhita

Past Life Recall (Pubbenivāsānussara)

Upāli

Discipline (Vinayadhāraka)

Nandaka

Instructor of Nuns (Bhikkhunovādaka)

Nanda

Sense-Door Restraint (Indriyaguttadvāra)

Mahākappina

Instructor of Monks (Bhikkhu-ovādaka)

Sāgata

Skilled in the Heat-Element (Tejodhātukulasa)

Rādha

Extemporising (Paṭibhāneyyaka)

Mogharāja

Wearing Rough Robes (Lūkhacīvaradhāraka)

 

13 Nuns

Mahāpajāpatī Gotamī

Eldest (Rataññū)

Khemā

Great Wisdom (Mahāpaññā)

Upalavaṇṇā

Psychic Power(Iddhimantu)

Paṭācārā

Discipline (Vinayadhārikā)

Dhammadinnā

Dhamma Speaker (Dhammakathika)

Sundarinandā

Meditation (Jhāyī)

Soṇā

Energetic (Āraddhaviriya)

Sakulā

Divine-Eye (Dibbacakkhu)

Bhaddā Kuṇḍalakesā

Speed in Deep Knowledge (Khippābhiññā)

Bhaddā Kapilānī

Past Life Recall (Pubbenivāsānussara)

Bhaddakaccānā

Great Deep Knowledge (Mahābhiññā)

Kisā Gotamī

Wearing Rough Robes (Lūkhacīvaradhārikā)

Singālamātā

Inclined to Confidence (Saddhādhimutta)

 

10 Male Lay Disciples

Tapussa and Bhallika

First to go for Refuge (Upāsaka Paṭhama Saraṇa)

Anāthapiṇḍaka

Supporter (Dāyaka)

Citta

Dhamma Speaker (Dhammakathika)

Hattha Āḷavaka

Four Bases of Sympathy (Catu Saṅghavatthu)

Mahānāma

Excellent Alms Donor (Paṇīta Dāyaka)

Ugga

Pleasant Supporter (Manāpa Dāyaka)

Uggata

Community Attendant (Saṅghupaṭṭhāka)

Sura Ambaṭṭha

Unwavering Faith (Avecca Pasanna)

Jīvaka Komārabhacca

Individual with Faith (Puggala Pasanna)

Nakulapitu

Trustworthy (Vissāsaka)

 

10 Female Lay Disciples

Sujātā

First Female Lay Disciple (Upāsikā Paṭhama Saraṇa)

Visākhā

Female Supporter (Dāyikā)

Khujjuttarā

Learned (Bahussuta)

Sāmāvatī

Loving-Kindness (Mettavihārī)

Uttarānandamātā

Meditator (Jhāyī)

Suppavāsā

Excellent Alms Donor (Paṇīta Dāyaka)

Suppiyā

Attending with Medicinal Drink (Gilānupaṭṭhāka)

Katiyānī

Unwavering Faith (Avecca Pasanna)

Nakulamātā

Trustworthy (Vissāsikā)

Kāḷī

Confidence in the Traditions (Anussava Pasanna)

 

Same Excellence

Aññā Koṇḍaññā, Mahāpajāpatī Gotamī

Eldest (Rattaññū)

Sāriputta, Khemā

Great Wisdom (Mahāpaññā)

Moggallāna, Upalavaṇṇā

Psychic Power (Iddhimantu)

Anuruddha, Sakulā

Divine Eye (Dibbacakkhu)

Puṇṇa Mantāṇiputta, Sakulā, Citta

Dhamma Speaker (Dhammakathika)

Kankhārevata, Sundarinandā

Meditation (Jhāyī)

Soṇa Koḷivisa, Soṇā

Energetic (Āraddhaviriya)

Vakkali, Singālamātā

Inclined to Confidence (Saddhādhimutta)

Bāhiya Dārucīriya, Bhaddā Kuṇḍalakesā

Speed in Deep Knowledge (Khippābhiññā)

Ānanda, Khujjuttarā

Learned (Bahussuta)

Sobhita, Bhaddā Kapilānī

Past Life Recall (Pubbenivāsānussara)

Upāli, Paṭācārā

Discipline (Vinayadhāraka)

Mogharāja, Kisā Gotamī

Wearing Rough Robes (Lūkhacīvaradhāraka)

Tapusa and Bhallika, Sujātā

First to go for Refuge (Paṭhama Saraṇa)

Anāthapiṇḍaka, Visākhā

Supporter (Dāyaka)

Mahānāma, Suppavāsā

Excellent Alms Donor (Paṇīta Dāyaka)

Sura Ambaṭṭha, Katiyānī

Unwavering Faith (Avecca Pasanna)

Nakulapitu, Nakulamātā

Trustworthy (Vissāsaka)

 

cf. also

Vaṅgīsa
Rādha

Extemporiser (Paṭibhānavantu)
Extemporising (Paṭibhāneyyaka)

Nandaka
Mahākappina

Instructor of Nuns (Bhikkhunovādaka)
Instructor of Monks (Bhikkhu-ovādaka)

 

The Eighty Great Disciples
(AA 2.8, Tikaṇṇasuttavaṇṇanā)

arranged according to their seniority

  1. Aññā Koṇḍañña
  2. Vappa
  3. Bhaddiya
  4. Mahānāma
  5. Assaji
  6. Nāḷaka
  7. Yasa
  8. Vimala
  9. Subāhu
  10. Puṇṇaji
  11. Gavampati
  12. Uruvelakassapa
  13. Nadīkassapa
  14. Gayākassapa
  15. Sāriputta
  16. Mahāmoggallāna
  17. Mahākassapa
  18. Mahākaccāna
  19. Mahākoṭṭhika
  20. Mahākappina
  21. Mahācunda
  22. Anuruddha
  23. Kaṅkhārevata
  24. Ānanda
  25. Nandaka
  26. Bhagu
  27. Nanda
  28. Kimila
  29. Bhaddiya
  30. Rāhula
  31. Sīvali
  32. Upāli
  33. Dabba
  34. Upasena
  35. Khadiravaniyarevata
  36. Puṇṇo Mantāniputta
  37. Puṇṇo Sunāparantaka
  38. Soṇo kuṭikaṇṇa
  39. Soṇo koḷivisa
  40. Rādha
  41. Subhūti
  42. Aṅgulimāla
  43. Vakkali
  44. Kāḷudāyī
  45. Mahā-Udāyī
  46. Pilindavaccha
  47. Sobhita
  48. Kumārakassapa
  49. Raṭṭhapāla
  50. Vaṅgīsa
  51. Sabhiya
  52. Sela
  53. Upavāṇa
  54. Meghiya
  55. Sāgata
  56. Nāgita
  57. Lakuṇḍaka Bhaddiya
  58. Piṇḍolo Bhāradvāja
  59. Mahā Panthaka
  60. Culla Panthaka
  61. Bākula
  62. Kuṇḍadhāna
  63. Dārucīriya
  64. Yasoja
  65. Ajita
  66. Tissametteyya
  67. Puṇṇaka
  68. Mettagū
  69. Dhotaka
  70. Upasīva
  71. Nanda
  72. Hemaka
  73. Todeyya
  74. Kappa
  75. Jatukaṇṇī
  76. Bhadrāvudha
  77. Udaya
  78. Posala
  79. Mogharājā
  80. Piṅgiya