Visuddhimagga XIV-146

Kāyassa mudubhāvo kāyamudutā. Cittassa mudubhāvo cittamudutā. Tā kāyacittatthambhavūpasamalakkhaṇā, kāyacittathaddhabhāvanimaddanarasā, appaṭighātapaccupaṭṭhānā, kāyacittapadaṭṭhānā. Kāyacittānaṃ thaddhabhāvakaradiṭṭhimānādikilesapaṭipakkhabhūtāti daṭṭhabbā.
Ñ(XIV,146): (xx)-(xxi) The malleable state of the [mental] body is malleability of body. The malleable state of consciousness is malleability of consciousness. They have the characteristic of quieting rigidity in the [mental] body and in consciousness. Their function is to crush stiffening in the [mental] body and in consciousness. They are manifested as non-resistance. Their proximate cause is the [mental] body and consciousness. They should be regarded as opposed to the defilements of views, conceit (pride), etc., which cause stiffening of the [mental] body and of consciousness.

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