Twelve stimulators of cognition

The twelve classes of nonstatic phenomena that serve as focal and dominating conditions for the six types of cognition – namely, (1) sights, (2) eye sensors, (3) sounds, (4) ear sensors, (5) smells, (6) nose sensors, (7) tastes, (8) tongue sensors, (9) physical sensations, (10) body sensors, (11) (all) phenomena, and (12) mind sensors.

Tibetan: སྐྱེ་མཆེད་བཅུ་གཉིས། skye-mched bcu-gnyis

Sanskrit: dvādaśāyatana

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