mental fixation

The mental factor (subsidiary awareness) of maintaining mental placement on any object of cognition taken by any type of cognition, including sensory cognition. Also called "mentally fixating" and "concentration," it accompanies all cognitions and varies in intensity from very weak to very strong. When perfected, it becomes "absorbed concentration."

Tibetan: ting-nge-'dzin

Sanskrit: samadhi

J Hopkins: stabilization, meditative stabilization.


Other languages

العربية: التثبيت الذهني
Français: fixation mentale
Русский: фиксация ума
Tiếng Việt: định tâm

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