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kāma-dhātu,

f. [ts., BHSD s.vv. kāmadhātu, dhātu (4); SWTF s.v.; Abhidh-k(VP) I: 132, II: 6foll.], 1. disposition towards the elements of sensual plesure; 2. sphere, world of sensual pleasure; — exeg.: kāmarāgasaṅkhātena kāmena yuttā dhātu ~u, kāmasaṅkhātā vā dhatu ~u, Paṭis-a 87,17 foll. (ad Paṭis I 7,34) = Nidd-a I 44,14 foll.; ~u kāmarāgassa padaṭṭhānaṁ, Peṭ 89,18; pañc’ eva kāmaguṇā ~ū ti, Kv 366,27–369,18 (Kv-a 106,21–107,27); aṭṭhakathāyam pana ~ū ti kāmabhave pañcakkhandhā labbhanti, Nidd-a I 44,10; — definition: kāmapaṭisaṁyutto takko vitakko … micchāsaṅkappo ayaṁ vuccati ~u. heṭṭhato Avīcinirayaṁ pariyantaṁ karitvā … ayaṁ vuccati ~u, Vibh 86,8–14 (kilesakāmaṁ sandhāya kāmapaṭisaṁyuttā dhātu ~u, kāmavitakass’ etaṁ nāmaṁ. vatthukāmaṁ sandhāya kāmo yeva dhātu, kāmâvacaraddhammānam etaṁ nāmaṁ, Vibh-a 74,11–14) qu. Vism 486,23 foll., Spk II 136,2 foll.; Nidd-a I 43,23 foll.; Moh 127,13 foll., Vibh 404,6–405,10; 411,37–418,4; Avīcito … uddhaṁ vā āruppaṁ adho ~uṁ tiriyaṁ rūpadhātuṁ, Pj I 249,14; — 1. tisso akusaladhātuyo: ~u, vyāpādadhātu, vihiṁsādhatu, D III 215,15 (Sv 986,37 qu. Vibh 86,8; ~u hīnajjhāsayehi kāmetabbadhātubhāvato kilesakāmassa ārammaṇasabhāvattā Sv-pṭ III 242,25 (opposite: nekkhamma-°, avyāpāda-, avihiṁsa-dhātu, D III 215,17 foll.; ~uyā nikkhamitukāmatā … nekkhammacchando, Peṭ 155,20); Nett 97,17; cf. D III 275,14; A III 447,12; cha-y-imā dhātuyo ~u nekkhama-, vyāpāda-, avyāpāda-, vihesā-, avihesā-, M III 62,35 (pañca kāmvacarakkhandhā ~u nāma, Ps IV 106,1); Vibh 86,4; ~uṁ … paṭicca uppajjati kāmasaññā, S II 151,16 (kāmavitakko pi ~u kāmâvacarā dhammā pi, Spk II 135,32); ~uyā kāmī puggalo?, Kv 25,26; ~uṁ upaccagaṁ, Th 181; ~um atikkantā, Ap 585,13 = 593,1; yogâvacaro … ~uṁ samatikkamat, Peṭ 115,20; — 2. aparā pi tisso dhātuyo: ~u, rūpadhātu, arūpadhātu, D III 215,19 (Sv 987,30 qu. Vibh 86,10 foll.; kāmabhavo uttarapadalopena suññataṭṭhena dhātu cā ti ~u, Sv-pṭ III 243,15); idhā ti ~u, hurâti rūpadhātu arūpadhātu. idhâti ~u rūpadhātu, hurâti arūpadhātu, Nidd I 109,25 foll.; ~uṁ, 60,22; katame tayo dhammā abhiññeyyā? tisso dhātuyo ~u rūpadhātu, arūpadhātu, D III 275,23; Ps I 7,34; ~uyā sattā jāyanti +, Kv 368,19; ~uyā cutassa ~uṁ upapajjantassa (so read) kati anusayā +, Yam I 374,18; 268,9; imehi tīhi sotehi tivi­dha­dhātuyaṁ uppajjati ~uyaṁ, rūpadhātuyaṁ arūpa­dhātu­yaṁ, Peṭ 228,12 (so read with Be); agiddho kule + … ~uyā +, Nidd I 54,1; anissito … kulaṁ + … ~uṁ +, 133,18; 190,17; na piheti … kulaṁ + … ~uṁ +, 227,16; kāma­bhavo ti ~uyaṁ uppattibhavo, Mp III 334,17 (ad A I 223,20); — Rem.: On the 11 divisions of ~u cf. R. Kloetzli, Buddhist Cosmology 1983: 33 with n. 3, cf., kāma­loka, q.v.; — °‑(g)gahaṇa, n., reference to kāma-dhātu; ~ena, Spk II 136,11 = Vibh-a 75,34; — °‑tikka, m., the group of three items ref. to kāmadhātu; ~e, Sv-pṭ III 242,28 ref. to D III 215,15 (Sv 987,9); ~o kamma­vaṭṭa­vase­na vibhatto, Nidd-a I 43,16; — °‑nānatta, n., the diffe­rent types of kāmadhātu; ~aṁ, Kv-a 107,6; — °‑paṭisaṁ­yutta, mfn., related to the sphere of sensual pleasure; ~o rāgo sārāgo + … ayaṁ vuccati kāma­taṇhā, Vibh 365,24; — °‑pariyāpanna, mfn., included in the “sphere of sensual pleasure”; pañcannaṁ khandhānaṁ kati ~ā, kati na ~ā, Vibh 409,3 (~ā kāmadhātu­bhajanaṭṭhena pariyāpannā tan­nissitā tadantogadhā kāma­dhātu tv eva saṅkhaṁ gatā, Vibh-a 518,5 foll.); kāmarāgo ~o, Kv 541,5; ~o, Moh 225,32; — °‑purakkhata, mfn., concentrated on the sphere of sensual pleasure; ~o, Th 378 (kāmasugatiṁ ārabbha up­pan­nataṇho, Th-a II 162,9); — °‑ppahāna, n., aban­do­ning the disposition towards the element of sensual pleas­ure; taṁ na ~āya paṭipadaṁ paṭipajjati, Vism 146,12 (kāma­dhātuyā … samatik-kamāya, Vism-mhṭ I 170,11) qu. Nidd-a I 131,2; — °‑bhajana, n., participating in the sphere of sensual pleasure; °(´)-aṭṭhena pariyāpannā … kāma­dhātu, Vibh-a 518,5; — °‑bhava-dassan´-atthaṁ, 2ind., in order to demonstrate the existence in the sphere of sensual pleasure; kāmaguṇā bhavo ti ādi bhavassa ~ vuttaṁ, Kv-a 107,20; — °‑vepakka, mfn., ripening, bear­ing fruit in the sphere of sensual pleasure; ~añ … kam­maṁ, A I 223,19 (kāma-dhātuyā kāmānaṁ vipaccana­kaṁ, Mp II 334,15); — °‑saṅkhāta, mfn., called sphere of sens­ual pleasure; ~aṁ kāma­bhavûpagam eva hi kammaṁ atthi, Kv-a 107,23; ~aṁ lokaṁ, It-a I 45,17; — °‑sama­tik­kama, m(fn)., going beyond the sphere of sensual pleas­ure; ~ā gati, Ja V 454,5* (~ena yā gati, 455,29´); ~o, Th-a I 15,4; ~‑gati-saṁkhāta, mfn., called birth going beyond the sphere of sensual pleasure; ~o rūpadhātusambhavo, Ja V 455,30´; — °‑samatikkamana, n., going beyond the sphere of sensual pleasure; rāgavirāgā cetovimutti ~aṁ, Nett 82,22; ~to, Vism 139,28 = Sp 142,19 = As 164,22; — ~‑tā, f. the going beyond the sphere of sensual pleasure; aku­salehi dhammehi cittacetasikasahagatā ~ā, Peṭ 147,24; — ~(´)‑upāya, m., means to go beyond the sphere of sens­ual pleasure; ~o, Vism 5,22; — °‑sambhūta, mfn., being born in the world of sensual pleasure; ye dhammā kāma­bhave ~ānañ ca sattānaṁ uppajjanti, Vibh-a 517,25.