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Phenna sutta analogies

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Phenna sutta analogies

Postby fivebells » Fri Mar 28, 2014 1:09 am

The Phenna sutta is quite interesting. Is there any commentary on how its analogies relate to the qualities of the aggregates they're related to? E.g., how is consciousness more like a magic trick than a blob of foam?
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Re: Phenna sutta analogies

Postby culaavuso » Fri Mar 28, 2014 1:24 am

There is a thread with a discussion of this sutta including commentary from a number of sources here
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Re: Phenna sutta analogies

Postby fivebells » Sat Mar 29, 2014 11:20 pm

Thanks, culaavuso. There was a comment in there which answered my question.
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