[Buddha-l] Why imagine dying [confused]?

Richard Nance richard.nance at gmail.com
Sun Jun 6 11:19:30 MDT 2010

On Sun, Jun 6, 2010 at 12:33 PM, JKirkpatrick <jkirk at spro.net> wrote:

> Ok scholars: would someone kindly offer the Pali terms used in
> this text for the following terms found in the 2d sermon cited by
> Jim?

The term here translated as "jungle" is gahana:


The term translated as "wilderness" is kantāra:


The term translated as "puppet show" is visūka:


Each of these terms is, in this context, compounded with an initial
"diṭṭhi" (i.e., "view(s)").

Best wishes,

R. Nance

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