Flightiness of mind

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The mental factor with which the mind wanders to an object of attraction, due to desire for it or attachment, and which impairs the mental abiding of mindfulness's mental hold on an object of focus.

Tibetan: རྒོད་པ། rgod-pa

Sanskrit: auddhatya

Pali: uddhacca

J. Hopkins: Excitement

Synonyms: Flightiness; Mental flightiness; Mental agitation; Excitement; Restlessness

Other languages

العربية: شرود الذهن
Español: Volatilidad mental
Italiano: Volatilità mentale
Русский: Подвижность ума