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H ich mind at the moment of dea t h i s, as in 1 Theravada,27 ex c 1 u s i ve l y ( Re s ult-of-]Maturation (vipa- ka) and t herefore morally neutral and not obst ructed (by Defilement s ] (anivr tavyaKfta) . 272 And even in those porti ons of the ViniScayasarpgrahaQI which make use of alayavijnana it is only in the the s p e cia 1 ca se of the s tate of Extinction .... here A r hat who is going to ente r no "posses s ions" (i . e . skandha s) remai n (niT'upadhi~e~a-nil'va~dhatu) t hat , in one pa ssage,2 73 mi nd at the moment of death i s unambiguou s ly implied to be nothing but a 1 a ya v i j n i rod h a 8 aa n a be cau se the Arhat dies i n the s tate of a map a t t i where only alayavijnana i s l eft.

Nil'odhasamapatti 220 but must refer r ather to ord inary s tates of mind, and preferably t o ordina ry person s at that. 7 Like almost t he whole of the Yogacarabhlimi 22 1 and even many part s of othe r early Yogacara texts , 222 t he Initial. Passage d oes n ot s pirituali s m, but s how on the a, positition, si nce ,1 trace contrary already se n s e - f a cu I t i e s me r e image s a ny of plainly cont radicts poi nted ma t e r i a 1 ,e sage only mentions , , (§ ou t ar e not only i n a I a y a v i j ii.

Passage d oes n ot s pirituali s m, but s how on the a, positition, si nce ,1 trace contrary already se n s e - f a cu I t i e s me r e image s a ny of plainly cont radicts poi nted ma t e r i a 1 ,e sage only mentions , , (§ ou t ar e not only i n a I a y a v i j ii. 1 3·2 ) not a the taught t o be but, on t he contrary, i , express ly taught to stick n , e - f a cuI t i e s uc h i n , . Be sides, t h e our pa s- as arisi ng from Seeds in alayavijiiana, the pravrttivijiianas , bu t not t he material sense-facultie s or the body or even t he external world.

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