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==Donation of Jetavana==
[[File:Jetvan bharhutBharhut_Jetavana.JPGjpg|thumb|right|Anathapindika covers Jetavana with coins ([[Bharhut]]) ]]
Following Anathapindika's first encounter with the Buddha, he requested to offer him a meal, which the Buddha accepted, and then asked to build a temple for him and his monks in his hometown of Savatthi, to which the Buddha agreed.<ref name=":022">{{Cite web|url=http://www.accesstoinsight.org/lib/authors/hecker/wheel334.html|title=Anathapindika: The Great Benefactor|website=www.accesstoinsight.org|language=en|archive-url=https://web.archive.org/web/20171008080100/http://www.accesstoinsight.org/lib/authors/hecker/wheel334.html|archive-date=2017-10-08|url-status=live|access-date=2017-10-07|df=}}</ref>