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by Visigoth
Fri Aug 30, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: General Theravāda discussion
Topic: Nama Rupa and Contact
Replies: 10
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Nama Rupa and Contact

Nama is defined as intention, contact, attention, feeling, and perception (SN 12.2) where as DO/patticasamuppada explains contact as namarupa paccaya salyatana, salyatana paccaya phasa : dependent on name & form six sense basis, dependent on six sense basis contact, thereby ultimately making contact...
by Visigoth
Sun Nov 25, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Classical Theravāda
Topic: Five Aggregates
Replies: 13
Views: 960

Re: Five Aggregates

Naming would also amount to differentiating unless we give all the same names to different things/objects, which is never a case.

With metta.
by Visigoth
Fri Nov 23, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: Classical Theravāda
Topic: Five Aggregates
Replies: 13
Views: 960

Five Aggregates

Greetings, Khajjanīya Sutta (SN 22:79 ) defines/explains each of five Aggregates, wherein it says following for Sanna/Perception: “And why do you call it ‘perception’? ‘It perceives,’ thus it is called ‘perception.’ What does it perceive? It perceives blue, it perceives yellow, it perceives red, & i...