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Mental Factors, Definition(s)

Mental Factors means something in Buddhism, Pali Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article:

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mental: s. cetasika. - F. of absorption, s. jhāna - F. of enlightenment, s. bojjhanga.

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· Mental factor
Mentality, primary mind, and consciousness are synonyms. A cognizer that prin...
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· Seven Inseparable Mental Factors
the 7 i. m. f. in all consciousness: s. cetanā, phassa, nāma.
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· Compositional factors
The aggregate of compositional factors comprises all mental factors except feeli...
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· Mental sinking
A mental factor that destroys the clarity of concentration and its firm hold upo...
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· Mental stabilization
Generally, the terms aE mental stabilizationaE and aE concentrationaE are interc...
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· Sensorial Impression
sensorial or mental: phassa.
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· Mental power
A mind that principally functions directly to produce the uncommon aspect of a m...
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· Mental Bondages
mental: cetaso vinibandha.
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· Mental Image
mental: s. nimitta, samādhi, kasina. -- or -- s. nimitta, kasina, samādhi. -- or...
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· Mental Noting
A technique used in meditation to help direct the mind to the object of meditati...
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· Mental continuum
The continuum of a personaE s mind that has no beginning and no end.
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· Mental Function
citta-sankhāra; s. sankhāra (2).
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· Mental Action
mano-kamma; s. karma.
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· Mental Obduracy
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· Mental Advertence
mano-dvārāvajjana; s. āvajjana.
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