mikenz66 wrote:2. Where are the mind-moments spelled out (in the Abhidhamma itself, or in the Commentaries)?
In asking a similar question once I was advised that it's the commentaries only, as distinct from the Abhidhamma Pitaka.
"Do not force others, including children, by any means whatsoever, to adopt your views, whether by authority, threat, money, propaganda, or even education." - Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh
"Whether I were to preach in brief, Sāriputta, or whether I were to preach in detail, Sāriputta, or whether I were to preach both in brief or in detail, Sāriputta, rare are those who understand." (A I 333, Sāriputtasutta)