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āvaraṇa

, mfn. [ts.; cf. BHS], Dhātum 606; co-
vering, sheltering, obstructing, shutting off; removing;

n. (m.). 1. covering, cover, obstruction, bar, shelter,
screen, dam, weir, sluice-lock
(on a river or tank);
encircling wall, rampart;
— 2. hindrance, obstacle;
as an ethical term syn. of
nīvaraṇa q. v.; — 3. restraint,
interdiction, prohibition.
— 1. sg. nom., na tassâ~aṁ
(Ee ~ā) atthi, Bv XI 28 (Bv-a 196,27: ~an ti
paṭicchādanaṁ tirokaraṇaṁ); (itthi-sotāni sabbāni)
tesaṁ āvaraṇaṁ kātuṁ yo sakkoti viriyavā, Th 739
(= saṁvaraṇaṁ, Th-a III 24,10); ~añ ca kāraye,
Sāmaṇ-sikkhā 10 (he should build a wall against, i. e.
he should guard himself against
); nagarassa samantato
katvānâ~aṁ, Mhv LXX 152; — instr. nadiṁ eken'-
eva ~ena bandhāpetvā, Ja V 412,17 — Dhp-a III
254,7 (damming off the river); — loc. ~e kate, Mp
III 256,20,22; — pl. acc. chinne ~e, Mhv LXXIX 83;
kandarāgangānadīsu ca tahiṁ tahiṁ subhikkhaṁ
kārayī raṭṭhaṁ bandhetvâ~āni so, Mhv LX 52 (cf.
ib. LXI 65 nāsentā sabbathā sabba-mātikâ~āni);
vināsento magge ~e bahū, ib. LXX 159; ~e saṭṭhi-
sataṁ, ib. LXXIX 69; - — °-bandhanakāla, m.,
nadiyaṁ udakapavattanakālo viya bhavaṅgavīthip-
pavattanakālo ~o viya, As 270,1; — — 2. i. q.
nīvaraṇa, Abh 1167; Pay II 36,2, fol. gr 1; — sg.
nom. ~aṁ nīvaraṇaṁ, Nidd I 9,4 = 30,5 = Vibh
362,5 ; Dhs 1136; kukkucce sati ~aṁ hoti, Mil 255,10
256,14; Tathāgatassa buddhavisaye pāramiṁ gatassa
kiriyăkaraṇesu ~aṁ na hoti, ib. 215,6; tattha ~aṁ
n'atthi, Ap 520,4 = Paṭis I 134,6 foll. = Sv I 100,5
(cf. an°); Ud-a 145,5 etc.; Dīp I 60; ākāse ~aṁ nāma
n'atthi, Ja IV 232,28; avijjandhakāro. . . ~aṁ etassā
ti avijjandhakārâ~o, Paṭis-a 409,29; (n'atthi) ~aṁ
rūpānaṁ dassanāya, Nidd I 355,19 = 449,22
— II 134,27; — instr. ~ena pihitaṁ (ɔ: āvaṭaṁ),
Paṭis-a 661,1; — abl. ~ato, ib. 402,17; cittassa ~ato,
Nidd-a I 406,33; — pl. nom. panc'ime nīvaraṇā
ariyassa vinaye ~ā ti pi vuccanti, D I 246,15 foll.
(onahā, pariyonahā); ~ā nīvaraṇā cetaso uppakkilesā,
S V 94,17 = 96,21 (cf. Sn 66); pañca ~ā nīvaraṇā
cetaso ajjhārūhā paññāya dubbalīkaraṇā, A III 63,12
(kāmacchando, vyāpādo, thīnamiddhaṁ, uddhacca-
kukkuccaṁ, vicikicchā, 63,14—64,26); Mp III 256,2; —
imāni dve sagga-maggānaṁ ~ ato ~āni, Paṭis-a 402,17
(see BHSD s. v. āvaraṇa); Pp 13,8 foll.; pahāya pañcâ
~āni, Sn 66; Ap-a 193,10 (tāni pana yasmā abbhādayo
viya candaṁ suriyaṁ va ceto āvaranti, tasmā ~āni
cetaso, 15 foll.); — cf. Ud-a 144,30; — — ~aṭṭha,
Paṭis-a 469,22; ~ka; ~vasena (v. l. āvaraṇavasena)
āvaraṇā, Mp III 256,2; — — 3. ~aṁ karoti, to prohi-
I bit, hinder; see Vin I 84,17—85,8 (about daṇḍakamma);
anujānāmi ~aṁ kātuṁ; bhikkhū sāmaṇerāṇaṁ sab-
baṁ saṁghārāmaṁ ~aṁ karonti ... na sabbo
saṁghārāmo ~aṁ kātabbo (. . . anujānāmi yattha
vā vasati, yattha vā paṭikkamati, tattha ~aṁ
kātuṁ); mukhadvārakaṁ āhāraṁ ~aṁ karonti;
chabbaggiyā bhikkhū sāmaṇerāṇaṁ ~aṁ karonti;
na upajjhāye anāpucchā ~aṁ kātabbaṁ; -~e kate
na ādiyanti, ib. II 262,32 (cf. SBE XX 336); na
mukhadvāriko āhāro ~aṁ kātabbo, Sp 1013,13-15;
~aṁ katvā, ib. 1072,22; — — ifc. v. an-°, avijjan-
dhakārâ° (Paṭis-a 409,29), apetakammâ°, apetâ°,
ādiccaramsâ° (Ja VI 218,2* - V 322,11*), kammâ°
(Mil 154,1; Vibh 341,38 foll.; Pp 13,8 foll.; Paṭis-a 402,14
foll.), kilesâ° (Mil 154,1; Vibh 341,38 foll.; Paṭis-a
402,16 foll.), tad-° (Ps I 106,36), dantâ° (Ja V 156,28';
IV 188,17; VI 590,18), dur-° (Mil 21,20), niyyānâ°-
ṭṭha
(Paṭis-a 469,21 foll.), nir° (Mil 320,30), paṇḍarâ°
(Ja V 155,29*; 156,27'), pahīnasabbâ° (Ap 13,21),
maggâ° (Ss 124,19), tnātikâ° (Mhv LXI 65), mukhâ°
(M I 461,13), mokkhamaggâ° (Ps III 122,12), mok-
khâ
° (Ss 112,33), rakkhâ° (Ja IV 292,25*, Mhv XLVI
40; LI 127), rakkhâ°-attha (Ja II 33,20; IV 334,4),
rakkhâ°-gutti (D I 62,4; A III 149,23), vātâ° (Ras
I 292,2*; 3 = 141,17), vipākâ° (Vibh 341,39 foll.;
Ps II 181,10; Saddh 12; Paṭis-a 402,19), saggâ°-
mokkhâ
° (Ss 112,34), samantâ° (A II 71,19*).