Seven types of attachment

From Rigpa Wiki
Revision as of 06:59, 15 March 2018 by Kent (talk | contribs)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
Jump to: navigation, search

The seven types of attachment (Tib. ཆགས་པ་རྣམ་པ་བདུན་, chakpa nampa dün, Wyl. chags pa rnam pa bdun) are:

  1. attachment to objects, beginning with material possession and extending to wrong views;
  2. procrastination;
  3. self-satisfaction;
  4. expectation of recompense;
  5. expectation of karmic result;
  6. dormant opposing factors (from avarice to distorted understanding); and
  7. distraction through interest in the Hinayana and belief in the true existence of object, subject, and action.[1]

References