Sobhana Citta, Beautiful Consciousness, Kamasobhana Citta: 2 definitions
Sobhana 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
These 24 kamasobhana cittas can be divided into three groups according to their origin or jati. They are
- 8 mahakusala cittas,
- 8 mahavipaka cittas, and
- 8 mahakiriya cittas.
There are twenty four sobhana cittas of the sense-sphere, kama-sobhana cittas, They are:
- 8 maha-kusala cittas
- 8 maha-vipakacittas
- 8 maha-kiriyacittas
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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Cetasikas (by Nina van Gorkom)
Appendix 8 - Appendix To Chapter 31 < [Appendix And Glossary]
Chapter 24 - Introduction < [Part IV - Beautiful Cetasikas]
Chapter 31 - Six Pairs Of Beautiful Cetasikas < [Part IV - Beautiful Cetasikas]
Abhidhamma in Daily Life (by Nina Van Gorkom)
A Survey of Paramattha Dhammas (by Sujin Boriharnwanaket)
Appendix 2 - To Cetasika < [Appendix]
Chapter 22 - Sobhana And Asobhana < [Part 2 - Citta]
Appendix 1 - To Citta < [Appendix]
Patthana Dhamma (by Htoo Naing)
Conditions (by Nina van Gorkom)
Letters from Nina (by Nina van Gorkom)