Assavin, aka: Assāvin; 1 Definition(s)

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Assāvin, (adj.) (ā + sru) only in an° not enjoying or finding pleasure, not intoxicated Sn. 853 (sātiyesu a. = sāta-vatthusa kāmaguṇesu taṇhā-santhava-virahita SnA 549). See also āsava. (Page 91)

Source: Sutta: The Pali Text Society's Pali-English Dictionary
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Pali is the language of the Tipiṭaka, which is the sacred canon of Theravāda Buddhism and contains much of the Buddha’s speech. Closeley related to Sanskrit, both languages are used interchangeably between religions.

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