Visuddhimagga XIV-34



432. Tattha yaṃ kiñci sītādīhi ruppanalakkhaṇaṃ dhammajātaṃ, sabbaṃ taṃ ekato katvā rūpakkhandhoti veditabbaṃ.
Ñ(XIV,34): Herein, all kinds of states whatsoever that have the characteristic of 'being molested' (ruppana) by cold, etc., taken all together should be understood as the materiality (rūpa) aggregate.

Tadetaṃ ruppanalakkhaṇena ekavidhampi bhūtopādāyabhedato duvidhaṃ.
Ñ: 1. That is of one kind with the characteristic of 'being molested'.
2. It is also of two kinds when classed as (a) primary entity (bhūta) and (b) derived [by clinging] (upādāya).

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