Kamarati, aka: Kāmarati, Kama-rati; 2 Definition(s)


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kāmarati : (f.) amorous enjoyment.

Source: BuddhaSasana: Concise Pali-English Dictionary

Kāmarati refers to: amorous enjoyment (as arati) Th. 2, 58 and 141; J. I, 211; III, 396; IV, 107. –n’atthi nissaraṇaṃ loke kiṃ vivekena kāhasi bhuñjassu kratiyo mâhu pacchânutāpinī S. I, 128. mā pamādam anuyuñjetha, mā kāmaratisanthavaṃ appamatto hi jhāyanto pappoti paramaṃ sukhan S. I, 25=Dh. 27=Th. 1, 884;

Note: kāmarati is a Pali compound consisting of the words kāma and rati.

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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