Cetaso Vinibandha: 2 definitions


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In Buddhism

Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)

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Source: Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines

'mental bondages', are 5 things which hinder the mind from making right exertion, namely:

  • lust for sensuous objects,

  • for the body,

  • for visible things,

  • for eating and sleeping,

  • and leading the monk's life for the sake of heavenly rebirth.

For details, s. A.V.205; A.X.14; D.33; M.16. Cf. foll.

context information

Theravāda is a major branch of Buddhism having the the Pali canon (tipitaka) as their canonical literature, which includes the vinaya-pitaka (monastic rules), the sutta-pitaka (Buddhist sermons) and the abhidhamma-pitaka (philosophy and psychology).

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