Patthana Dhamma

by Htoo Naing | 2005 | 57,704 words

This ebook is about Patthana Dhamma, the 7th text of abhidhamma pitaka or tipitaka, reffering to the teachings of The Buddha, also known as: the Exalted One, Fully Enlightened One, Tathagata, Well Gone One; 623 BC. The materials are from a small booklet of Chatthasangayanamula Patthana Pali and Abhidhammatthasangaha text written by Venerable Anur...

Chapter 18 - Vipāka paccayo (or vipāka condition or cooked-result condition)

Vipāka paccayoti Vipākā catāro khandhā arūpino annamannam vipāka paccayena paccayo.

In vipāka paccayo or vipaka condition or cooked condition there are 4 vipāka namakkhandhas or 4 mental aggregates namely

  1. vedana khandha or feeling aggregate
  2. sanna khandha or perception aggregate
  3. sankhara khandha or formation aggregate
  4. vinnana khandha or consciousness aggregate.

These 4 aggregates or nama khandhas serve as vipaka condition or vipaka paccayo to each other and also to associated cittaja rūpa or consciousness born rūpa with the exception of 2 vinatti rūpas namely kāya vinatti and vaci vinatti rūpa.