Kilesa

DefilementsIn Buddhism, the Pali word kilesa (Sanskrit: kleśa or klesha) is used to mean «defilements» or «corruptions». Three main kinds of kilesa are:

lobha: greed, lust (rāga), attachment. (Compare rajas.)

dosa: hatred, aversion.

moha: delusion, sloth, ignorance (avijjā). (Compare tamas.)

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