The mental factor (subsidiary awareness) of distinguishing an object as being something specific, such as when studying the Dharma, oneself as being a sick person, one's spiritual teacher as being a doctor, and the Dharma as being medicine.

Tibetan: 'du-shes

Sanskrit: samjna

J Hopkins: discrimination.

Other languages

Français: reconnaissance
Italiano: riconoscimento
Русский: узнавание

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