"Mental Proliferation" (Papanca): Mental proliferation refers to the tendency of the mind to generate thoughts and concepts. In Buddhism, it is understood that this tendency can lead to confusion and suffering. Recognizing and reducing mental proliferation can help to increase inner peace and well-being.
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