(1) In the Chittamatra system, the seeds that, without beginning, are imputable on the basis of the stained mind of each limited being and which serve as factors allowing that being to attain one of the three purified states. (2) In the Madhyamaka systems, the voidnesses imputable on the basis of the stained mind of each limited being.
Tibetan: rang-bzhin gnas-rigs
J. Hopkins: Natural lineage
Synonyms: Abiding family-traits; Abiding traits