Kâma (sensual pleasures)

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Which number is larger than 1000 and less than 1002: 6

Re: Kâma (sensual pleasures)

Postby Nyana » Fri Jan 14, 2011 6:13 am

Sylvester wrote:"Chanda" is that inclination of the mental function to always seek phassa, be it phassa based on pleasant things, painful things or neutral things.

Chanda can be either skillful or unskillful. Kāma is never regarded as skillful.

All the best,

Geoff


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