Cognitive obscurations

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Fleeting stains that temporarily "cover" or accompany mental activity (more precisely, clear light mental activity), thereby preventing the mental activity from simultaneously cognizing the two truths about all phenomena.

Tibetan: ཤེས་སྒྲིབ། shes-sgrib

Sanskrit: jñeyāvaraṇa

J. Hopkins: Obstructions to omniscience

Synonyms: Obscurations about all knowables; Obscurations preventing omniscience

Other languages

العربية: التباس الادراك
Italiano: Oscuramenti cognitivi
Tiếng Việt: Sở tri chướng

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