Visuddhimagga VIII-220

Tassevaṃ nimittupaṭṭhānato pabhuti nīvaraṇāni vikkhambhitāneva honti, kilesā sannisinnāva.


Ñ(VIII,220): So as soon as the sign appears, his hindrances are suppressed, his defilements subside,

Sati upaṭṭhitāyeva.


Ñ: his mindfulness is established,

Cittaṃ upacārasamādhinā samāhitameva.


Ñ: and his consciousness is concentrated in access concentration.

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