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Effort, 2 Definition(s)

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A mental factor that makes its primary mind delight in virtue. See Joyful Path of Good Fortune and Understanding the Mind.

Added: 23.Nov.2008 | Source: Kadampa: Glossary of Buddhist Terms
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See Vigor.
Added: 27.Sep.2008 | Source: Buddhist Door: Glossary
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