Visuddhimagga X-55

Na kevalañca etāheva, aññāhipi anurūpāhi upamāhi esa attho vibhāvetabbo.


Ñ(X,55): And this meaning should be illustrated not only by these similes but by other appropriate ones as well.

Upasampajja viharatīti idaṃ vuttanayamevāti.


Ñ: Enters upon and dwells in is as already explained.

Ayaṃ nevasaññānāsaññāyatanakammaṭṭhāne vitthārakathā.


Ñ: This is the detailed explanation of the base consisting of neither perception nor non-perception as a meditation subject.

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