Nature or nurture? Dhamma or kamma?

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Nature or nurture? Dhamma or kamma?

Postby Element » Tue Jan 20, 2009 8:02 pm

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Re: Perception and its arising in the Samyutta Nikaya

Postby gavesako » Tue Jan 20, 2009 8:09 pm

"Element" (dhatu) can here perhaps be better understood as "category", i.e. the fact that there is such a thing as ...
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Kiṃkusalagavesī anuttaraṃ santivarapadaṃ pariyesamāno... (MN 26)

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