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'''Non-concurrent formations''' (Tib. [[ལྡན་མིན་འདུ་བྱེད་]], [[Wyl.]] ''ldan min 'du byed'') are defined in the [[Abhidharma]] teachings as conditioned phenomena that are neither matter nor consciousness. The ''[[Treasury of Abhidharma]]'' lists [[fourteen non-concurrent formations|fourteen examples]], while the ''[[Compendium of Abhidharma]]'' provides an additional ten.
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'''Non-concurrent formations''' (Skt. ''viprayukta saṃskāra''; Tib. [[ལྡན་མིན་འདུ་བྱེད་]], [[Wyl.]] ''ldan min 'du byed'') are defined in the [[Abhidharma]] teachings as conditioned phenomena that are neither matter nor consciousness. The ''[[Treasury of Abhidharma]]'' lists [[fourteen non-concurrent formations|fourteen examples]], while the ''[[Compendium of Abhidharma]]'' provides an additional ten.
  
 
==Alternative Translations==
 
==Alternative Translations==

Revision as of 12:44, 10 July 2012

Non-concurrent formations (Skt. viprayukta saṃskāra; Tib. ལྡན་མིན་འདུ་བྱེད་, Wyl. ldan min 'du byed) are defined in the Abhidharma teachings as conditioned phenomena that are neither matter nor consciousness. The Treasury of Abhidharma lists fourteen examples, while the Compendium of Abhidharma provides an additional ten.

Alternative Translations

  • Distinct formative factor (LCN)
  • Non-associated conditioning factors (Padmakara)
  • Non-psychophysical aggregates (Samten & Garfield)

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