“cittam pabhassaram, akandukehi kilesehi": sutta reference?

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“cittam pabhassaram, akandukehi kilesehi": sutta reference?

Postby fivebells » Wed May 22, 2013 10:22 pm

On page 72 of Small Boat, Great Mountain, Ajahn Amaro translates “cittam abhassaram, akandukehi kilesehi” as “the heart’s nature is intrinsically radiant; defilements are only visitors,” citing "A I.61". I am having trouble finding this sutta. as . Googling for "akandukehi kilesehi" doesn't seem to turn up anything informative. Perhaps he is using an unusual transliteration?

Anyway, I'd appreciate a link to this sutta, and preferably an independent translation.

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Re: “cittam pabhassaram, akandukehi kilesehi": sutta referen

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Re: “cittam pabhassaram, akandukehi kilesehi": sutta referen

Postby piotr » Thu May 23, 2013 9:21 am

Note (!) that "nature" & "intrinsically" are absent in the Pāli original.
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Re: “cittam pabhassaram, akandukehi kilesehi": sutta referen

Postby fivebells » Thu May 23, 2013 5:44 pm

Thanks, piotr. I'd found that by looking for A 1.6.1 in the PTS system, but the translation seemed so different and the Pali didn't seem like a good match. I can see now that a lot of his Pali words have roots in common with the A 1.6.1-4 Pali, though. I think you're probably right.

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