Death Consciousness; 1 Definition(s)
Death Consciousness means something in Buddhism, Pali. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Theravada (major branch of Buddhism)
cuti-citta, is one of the 14 functions of consciousness (viññāna-kicca).(Source): Pali Kanon: Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines
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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Search found 11 books and stories containing Death Consciousness. You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Abhidhamma in Daily Life (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa) (by Ashin Janakabhivamsa)
Conclusion < [Chapter 8 - What happen when death draws near (mind processes immediately preceding death)]
Part 4 - How Rebirth Consciousness Appears < [Chapter 8 - What happen when death draws near (mind processes immediately preceding death)]
Part 1 - What Is Kamma? < [Chapter 7 - Kamma]
The Buddha and His Teachings (by Narada Thera)
A Discourse on Paticcasamuppada (by Venerable Mahasi Sayadaw)
Chapter 5 - Sankhara Causes Vinnana < [Part 2]
Chapter 16 - Summary < [Part 10]
Introducing Buddhist Abhidhamma (by Kyaw Min, U)
The Doctrine of Paticcasamuppada (by U Than Daing)
A Manual of Abhidhamma (by Nārada Thera)
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