A Survey of Paramattha Dhammas by Sujin Boriharnwanaket

By Sujin Boriharnwanaket

A Survey of Paramattha Dhammas is a consultant to the advance of the Buddha's course of knowledge, overlaying all facets of human existence and human behaviour, stable and undesirable. This research explains that correct figuring out is necessary for psychological improvement, the advance of calm in addition to the improvement of perception the writer describes intimately all psychological phenomena (citta and cetasika), and actual phenomena (rupa) and explains the techniques of psychological phenomena that event gadgets during the sense-doors and the mind-door. The final chapters are within the kind of questions and solutions and take care of the difficulties one may perhaps face within the improvement of perception. For precision many Pali phrases are used yet however the booklet may be liked via either rookies and in addition to those that have extra history wisdom.

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Citta is so called because it is variegated (vicitta), according to circumstances. In the Commentaries composed later on, this aspect has been given as twofold: Citta is variegated because it experiences different objects; Citta is variegated because of the accompanying cetasikas, sampayutta dhammas. Citta is so called because of its capacity of producing a diversity of effects. All these aspects will be dealt with systematically, so that the characteristic of citta will be understood in conformity with the explanation of the “Atthasåliní”.

He taught that all dhammas that arise do so because of the appropriate conditions, and he also taught which are the conditions for the arising of dhammas. Dhammas cannot arise without conditions. 27 We say of people, of other living beings or of devas that they are born, but in reality citta, cetasika and rúpa are born. When a specific type of citta accompanied by cetasikas arises together with rúpa we say in conventional language that a person is born. When citta and cetasikas arise with the rúpa of a deva (being of a heavenly plane), we say that a deva is born.

What is the rúpa that is base, vatthu-rúpa? 7. What is åyatana, and which are in particular the åyatanas? 8. What is co-nascence-condition, sahajåta-paccaya? 9. What is the meaning of cittaja rúpa? When does it arise? Which cittas in the fivekhandha planes of existence are not conditions for cittaja rúpa? 42 10. What is the right motivation for the study of the Dhamma? ******** 1 Pronounce: chitta. Citta is accompanied by cetasikas, mental factors, which also experience the object, but citta is the leader in cognizing the object.

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