Visuddhimagga XIII-128

420. Yathākammupagañāṇaṃ parittamahaggataatītaajjhattabahiddhārammaṇavasena pañcasu ārammaṇesu pavattati.
Ñ(XIII,128): (7) Knowledge of faring according to deeds occurs with respect to five kinds of object, that is to say, as having a limited or exalted, a past, and an internal or external object.

Ñ: How?

Tañhi kāmāvacarakammajānanakāle parittārammaṇaṃ hoti.
1)那随业趣智知道欲界的业时,是它的「小所缘」。[PTS 435]
Ñ: At the time of knowing sense-sphere kamma (deeds) it has a limited object. [435]

Rūpāvacarārūpāvacarakammajānanakāle mahaggatārammaṇaṃ.
Ñ: At the time of knowing fine-material-sphere or immaterial-sphere kamma it has an exalted object.

Atītameva jānātīti atītārammaṇaṃ.
Ñ: Since it knows only what is past it has a past object.

Attano kammaṃ jānanakāle ajjhattārammaṇaṃ.
Ñ: At the time of knowing one's own kamma it has an internal object.

Parassa kammaṃ jānanakāle bahiddhārammaṇaṃ hoti.
Ñ: At the time of knowing another's kamma it has an external object.

Evaṃ yathākammupagañāṇassa pañcasu ārammaṇesu pavatti veditabbā.
Ñ: This is how the knowledge of faring according to deeds should be understood to occur with respect to the five kinds of object.

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