INITIAL APPLICATION OF THE MIND - ၀ိတကၠ


INITIAL APPLICATION OF THE MIND Vitakka

၀ိတကၠ -        ၀ိတက္၊ ႀကံစည္ျခင္း၊ စိတ္ကူးျခင္း၊ စိတ္ကုိ အာ႐ုံေပၚသုိ႔ တင္ပုိ႔ေပးျခင္း။

အကုသလ၀ိတက္သုံးပါးႏွင့္ ကုသလ၀ိတက္သုံးပါးရွိသည္။
အကုသလ၀ိတက္သုံးပါးမွာ -
(၁) ကာမ၀ိတက္ - ကာမဂုဏ္၌ ႀကံျခင္း၊
(၂) ဗ်ာပါဒ၀ိတက္ - သူတစ္ပါးတုိ႔ကုိ ပ်က္စီးေစေၾကာင္းႀကံျခင္း၊
(၃) ၀ိဟႎသာ၀ိတက္ - သူတစ္ပါးတုိ႔ကုိ ၫႇင္းဆဲျခင္းႏွင့္ စပ္၍ႀကံစည္ျခင္း - တုိ႔ျဖစ္သည္။
ကုသလ၀ိတက္သုံးပါးမွာ -
(၁) ေနကၡမၼ၀ိတက္ - သံသရာမွ လြတ္ေျမာက္ရန္ႀကံျခင္း၊
(၂) အဗ်ာပါဒ၀ိတက္ - သူတစ္ပါးခ်မ္းသာေစရန္ ႀကံျခင္း၊
(၃) အ၀ိဟႎသာ၀ိတက္ - သူတစ္ပါးကုိ မၫႇင္းဆဲရန္ႀကံျခင္း - တုိ႔ျဖစ္သည္။

Initiation of thought; the function of directing the mind towards the object of thought
There are three kinds of demeritorious (akusala) vitakka and three kinds of meritorious (kusala) vitakka.
The three demeritorious vitakkas are : -
(1) sensual thoughts, kᾱma vitakka;
(2) thoughts of destroying others, byᾱpᾱda vitakka
(3) thoughts of tormenting others, vihimsᾱ vitakka.
The three meritorious vitakkas are :-
(1) thoughts of renunciation of the world, i.e, emancipation from the Round of Rebirths, Samsara, nekkhama vitakka;
(2) thoughts of goodwill towards others, abyᾱpᾱda vitakka; and
(3) thoughts of not hurting others, avihimsᾱ vitakka.