emotional obscurations

Fleeting stains that temporarily "cover" or accompany mental activity (more precisely, clear light mental activity), thereby preventing the mental activity from cognizing phenomena without accompanying disturbing emotions or attitudes. They include the disturbing emotions and attitudes, as well as their tendencies (seeds), and prevent the attainment of liberation from samsara, Also translated as "obscurations that are the disturbing emotions and attitudes"and "obscurations preventing liberation."

Tibetan: nyon-sgrib

Sanskrit: kleshavarana

J Hopkins: afflictive obstruction.

Other languages

Italiano: oscuramenti emotivi
Русский: омрачение эмоциями
Tiếng Việt: phiền não chướng

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