Kusala Citta: 3 definitions
Kusala Citta 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)Source: Journey to Nibbana: Patthana Dhama
See Magga Cittas
Wholesome Consciousness.Source: Dhamma Study: Introduction to the Dhamma
Moral or skillful consciousness.
See Citta.Source: Dhamma Study: Cetasikas
When the citta is wholesome, kusala, all accompanying cetasikas are also kusala, even those kinds of cetasikas which can arise with each type of citta.
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).
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Citta.
Full-text: Magga Citta, Citta, Rupakusala Citta, Sobhana Citta, Manovitakka, Pakinnaka Cetasikas, Kamacchanda, Arupakiriya Citta, Cetana, Sense Doors, Lokuttara Citta, Vedana, Akusala Citta, Arupavacara Citta, Mahakusala Citta, Sabbacitta Sadharana.
Search found 25 books and stories containing Kusala Citta; (plurals include: Kusala Cittas). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Conditions (by Nina van Gorkom)
Cetasikas (by Nina van Gorkom)
Chapter 24 - Introduction < [Part IV - Beautiful Cetasikas]
Chapter 36 - Wholesome Deeds < [Part IV - Beautiful Cetasikas]
Chapter 28 - Non-attachment < [Part IV - Beautiful Cetasikas]
A Survey of Paramattha Dhammas (by Sujin Boriharnwanaket)
Chapter 20 - Associated Dhammas < [Part 2 - Citta]
Appendix 1 - To Citta < [Appendix]
Chapter 12 - The Nature Of Javana-citta < [Part 2 - Citta]
Abhidhamma in Daily Life (by Nina Van Gorkom)
The Buddhist Teaching on Physical Phenomena (by Nina van Gorkom)
Buddhist Outlook on Daily Life (by Nina van Gorkom)