Based on recollection of something toward which one has a disturbing emotion, forgetting about and thus losing one's object of focus so that one's mind will wander to that disturbing object. One of the twenty auxiliary disturbing emotions listed by Asanga, it is an obstacle to mindfulness and serves as the basis for mental wandering.

Tibetan: བརྗེད་ངེས། brjed-nges

Synonyms: Forgetting

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Deutsch: Vergesslichkeit
Español: Olvido
Русский: Забывчивость