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āloka-kasiṇa

, n. [sa. āloka + kṛtsna], the
"light-total": one of the ten kinds of
kasiṇa (q. v.),
i. e. meditation by "total" concentration on an intently
fixed object
(in the case of ~ : "a circle of light thrown
on a wall", see
Child s. v. kasiṇa); ten kasiṇā (= the
first ten of the 40
kammaṭṭhānāni) listed Vism 110,25:
paṭhavī-kasiṇaṁ āpo° tejo° vāyo° nīla° pīta° lohita°
odāta° ~aṁ paricchinnâkāsa-kasiṇan ti ime dasa
kasiṇā (older list M II 14,31 foll., A I 41,14 foll.,
Nett 89,13 foll. has ākāsa° and viññāṇa° instead of
~ and paricchinnâkāsa°; Abhidh-s 41,12 foll. has as
No. 9 and 10:
ākāsa-kasiṇaṁ ~aṁ); full discussion
of
~ Vism 174,20—175,5 ; — Spk II 134,29; Abhidh-av
106,34,36; — cf. Dhs trsl. p. 57 n. 2 and BHSD s. vv.
kṛtsna and kasiṇa.