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'''Five ever-present mental states''' ([[wyl.]] ''kun ‘gro lnga'') among the [[fifty-one mental states]]:
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The '''five ever-present mental states''' (Skt. ''sarvatraga''; [[Wyl.]] ''kun ‘gro lnga'') are a set of five mental states among the [[fifty-one mental states]], so-called because they always accompany the [[main mind]]. Without them, the main mind could not perceive any objects. They are:
  
#Sensation (''tshor ba'')
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#Sensation (Skt. ''vedanā''; Wyl. ''tshor ba'')
#Perception (''‘du shes'')
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#Perception (Skt. ''saṃjña''; Wyl. ''‘du shes'')
#Intention (''sems pa'')
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#Intention (Skt. ''cetanā''; Wyl. ''sems pa'')
#Attention (''yid byed'')
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#Contact (Skt. ''sparśa''; Wyl. ''reg pa'')  
#Contact (''reg pa'')  
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#Attention (Skt. ''manaskāra''; Wyl. ''yid byed'')
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==Alternative Translations==
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#feeling
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#discernment
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#mental engagement
  
 
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Revision as of 08:42, 8 October 2008

The five ever-present mental states (Skt. sarvatraga; Wyl. kun ‘gro lnga) are a set of five mental states among the fifty-one mental states, so-called because they always accompany the main mind. Without them, the main mind could not perceive any objects. They are:

  1. Sensation (Skt. vedanā; Wyl. tshor ba)
  2. Perception (Skt. saṃjña; Wyl. ‘du shes)
  3. Intention (Skt. cetanā; Wyl. sems pa)
  4. Contact (Skt. sparśa; Wyl. reg pa)
  5. Attention (Skt. manaskāra; Wyl. yid byed)


Alternative Translations

  1. feeling
  2. discernment
  3. .
  4. .
  5. mental engagement