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Āḷakamandā

(Āla°), usual spelling for Aḷa°,
see Alakamandā and Alakā, and cf. PPN s. v. Àḷa-
kamandā for further references.
Rem.: Vin II 152,13 tena kho pana samayena
vihārā ~ā honti, prob. "at that time vihāras were
(like so many) Ā.s", i. e. thronged with people like the
city of the gods
(cf. D II 147,1 ff. = 170,7 ff.), thus
affording no privacy to the monks who felt ashamed
to lie down for sleeping
(Sp 1219,17 ~ā ti ek'angana
["one big space, nothing but courts"] manussâbhi-
kiṇṇā). Āḷakamandā