"Consciousness" (Vinnana): Consciousness refers to the awareness or perception of things. It is the ability to be aware of and understand our surroundings and experiences. In Buddhism, consciousness is seen as a process that arises and passes away, and understanding this can help to reduce attachment and increase acceptance of the impermanence of life.
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