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

JKirkpatrick jkirk at spro.net
Sun Jun 6 15:12:59 MDT 2010

Hi Richard,

Thanks much. Now I get to ponder and check up for Skt equivalents and then on to Hindi.



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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