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Lightness

Pali:
Lahuta
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Sanskrit:
Lahuta
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Lightness should be regarded as opposed to such defilements as sloth and torpor, which create heaviness. The twofold lightness has the characteristic of the subsiding of heaviness (garubhāva) in the mental body and consciousness, respectively. It's function is to crush heaviness. It is manifested as non-sluggishness. Its proximate cause is the mental body and consciousness.

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