Specific awareness

In the Karma Kagyu system, the aspect of mental activity that is aware of the specific type of awareness of an object that has arisen and the specific object that it is aware of. In a looser sense, awareness of the details that have arisen and one is aware of in a cognition.

Tibetan: རྣམ་ཤེས། rnam-shes

Sanskrit: vijñāna

Pali: viññāṇa

Other languages

Русский: Определяющее осознавание

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