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eka-rasa

, m. and mfn. [ts.], 1. (rasa = taste; flav-
our; the sense impression through the tongue
); a. (m.) a
single taste, a single flavour;
b. (mfn.) (i) having a
single
(overwhelming) taste; (ii) having the same taste; 2.
(rasa = nature; character; essence; quality; basic intent);
a. (m.) a single essence, etc.; b. (mfn.) (i) having a
single
(dominant) intent; (ii) α. having the same intent,
etc.;
β. [t.t. exegetical] (rasa = one of the five aspects of
attha, v. Mil 148,6 foll.); having the same character,
having the same nature;
3. [t.t. philosophical] (rasa =
kicca, sampatti, v. Paṭis-a 134,30* foll.): a. (m.) a single
function, etc.;
b. (mfn.) having a single (the same) func-
tion, having a single
(the same) accomplishment; v. A.
K. Warder,
Paṭis Trsl. pp. xviii, xxxv; — 1.a. (m.) na
aññaṁ ~aṁ samanupassāmi, A I 2,1 = III 68,17 (cf.
ekarūpa); — 1.b. (mfn.) (i) bhattaṁ ~ aṁ hoti, Sp
817,31; ākiritvā~aṁ katvā, 841,27; — (ii) the flavour of
the ocean compared to the flavour of the
dhamma: ~o
lonaraso . . . ~o vimuttiraso, Vin II 239,32 foll. (Sp-ṭ Be
1960 III 429,17) = A IV 203,6 foll. (asambhinnaraso,
Mp IV 110,23 ~ Ud-a 302,23) - Ud 54,4 foll. qu. in
standard exegesis of
rasa at Spk I 329,26 = Pj II 233,3;
Mil 86,5; — °-pañha, m.n., "problem of the single taste"
(title of Mil 86,4-7 at Mil-ṭ 19,22); v. samudda-° (-pañha,
Mil Be 1960 92,22); — °-bhāva, m., (Sv 441,21; Sv-pṭ II
40,27); — 2.a. (m.) sabbe ~en' eva saddaṁ suniṁsu,
Mp II 129,25 (CeEe so; v.l., Be II 35,2 and Se II 45,1
ekaṁsena; "with the same quality" ?); ~en' eva desa-
naṁ dassetuṁ, Sv-pṭ I 147,29; — 2.b. (mfn.) (i) (Bha-
gavatā) . . . vuttaṁ sabbaṁ taṁ ~aṁ vimuttirasaṁ, Sp
16,27 = Sv 16,3; ~aṁ bhavaṅgaṁ, Sp 280,12 (vīthicittehi
asammissaṁ, Vmv Be 1960 I 160,10); —~o padhāna-
kicco samiddhivanto vā, Subodh-nṭ Be 1964 149,3 (ad
148,27*); 2.b. (ii) α. (sometimes inseparable from (i): ~ā
ekajjhāsāya ca . . . desanā, Ud-a 428,25; bhinnagatikā
siyun ti na ~ā desanā, Sv-pṭ I 148,13; — (ii) β. . . .
antogadhā ~ā, Mil 125,29 (Horner: "[they] are of the
same nature"
); tvaṁ pana taṁ . . . ~aṁ karosi, 132,10
(cf. rasato, 131,20; opp. to dura, vivajjita); — 3.a. (m.)
in long cpd. at Paṭis-a 134,18; — 3.b. (mfn.) classifica-
tion of
bhāvanā: dhammā ~ā, Paṭis I 28,29 (appaṇ'-
uppādane samānakiccā, Paṭis-a 131,24) = 34,24 (vimutti-
rasena kiccarasena vā, Paṭis-a 134,27) = 87,24; II 24,18
≠ 25,30 (Paṭis-a 546,13) qu. Vism 149,32 (samānakiccā,
Vism-mhṭ Be 1960 I 175,8); Paṭis II 176,24; — indriyāni
. . . ~ā honti, I 28,36—30,24; 33,36—34,2; II 49,15
51,28; yāni . . . indriyāni . . . ~ āni, Vism 149,18; used of
vimokkha: Paṭis II 58,28—59,37: — used of samatha-
vipassanā (v. yuganandha): Paṭis II 97,22—100,21; 98,24
qu. Vism 682,18 (samānakiccā, Vism-mhṭ Be 1960 II
495,16); — ~o aññamañña-nâtivattanaṁ an-ūnâdhika-
bhāvo, Sv-pṭ I 137,24; — °(a)ṭṭha, m., sense of e.;
"single function as a meaning" (Ñm); objective of e. (A.
K Warder, Paṭis Trsl. p. lxiii); — definition of bhāva-
nāpaññā: ~e ñāṇaṁ, Paṭis I 1,26 (ekakiccasabhāvaṁ
. . . vimuttirasena vā ekarasasabhāvaṁ, Paṭis-a 36,3) =
87,18; — ~o abhiññeyyo, 15,32 (Paṭis-a 94,23); — with
prec. gen.:
Paṭis I 16,6; 17,19; II 119,16; 120,26; — in the
classification of
bhāvanā: indriyānaṁ ~ena bhāvanā, I
31,1 = 172,16 = 178,12 = II 93,20 = 100,25 ≠ I 173,5
(susamāraddhā); — I 28,36—30,24; 33,34—34,3; ~ena, II
24,18 (Ee so; Be om.); 25,30 qu. Vism 149,32; — used of
vimokkha: ~ena bhāvanā, Paṭis II 49,32—51,28; 59,7
60,33; — in list of 16 ākāras for samatha-vipassanā: II
97,16 (ekakiccaṭṭhena, Paṭis-a 587,26); — Paṭis I 21,33;
74,29; II 85,8; 161,27; — in lists of 4 and 10 character-
istics of
jhāna: I 168,18; 170,21 qu. Vism 148,13; Sp
395,9 (Vjb Be 1960 146,9); — °-tā, f., abstr.; Paṭis-a
94,23; — °-bhāva, m., (an-ativattanā-, Vism 149,19; Vjb
Be 1960 146,9); — °(ā)-bhāvanā, f., mental culture as a
single function;
ekarasā ti ca liṅgavipallāso kato, Paṭis-a
131,33; — Paṭis I 28,27 (~ā sabbatthikā, Paṭis-a 131,20);
Paṭis I 28,34—30,25; Paṭis-a 131,14-20; °-vasena, 546,14;
-lakkhaṇa, n., (Sv 64,30 = Ps I 48,38 = Mp I
107,30); — °-sabhāva, mfn., having the nature of a sing-
le function;
Paṭis-a 36,3 (= ekarasaṭṭha).