Visuddhimagga V-33

Pītakasiṇavasena pītakarūpanimmānaṃ, suvaṇṇanti adhimuccanā, vuttanayeneva abhibhāyatanapaṭilābho, subhavimokkhādhigamo cāti evamādīni ijjhanti.


Ñ(V,33): The yellow kasiṇa is the basis for such powers as creating yellow forms, resolving that something shall be gold (S.i,l 16), acquisition of the bases of mastery in the way stated, and attainment of the liberation by the beautiful.

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