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Tranquility

Pali:
Passaddhi
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Sanskrit:
Passaddhi
Synonyms:
calmness, repose, serenity
Definition :

Passaddhi refers to tranquillity of the body, speech, thoughts and consciousness on the path to enlightenment. As part of cultivated mental factors, passaddhi is preceded by joy (piti) and precedes concentration (samadhi).

In various Buddhist, the calming of the body, speech and various mental factors is associated with gladness (pāmojja), and pleasure (sukhaṃ) and leads to the concentration needed for release from suffering.

Tranquility is one of the Seven Factors of Enlightenment.

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