one of the 5 spiritual abilities
and powers (s. bala),
one of the 7 factors of enlightenment (bojjhanga),
and the 7th link of the 8-fold Path (magga),
and is, in its
widest sense, one of those mental factors inseparably associated with all karmically advantageous (kusala) and karma-produced lofty (sobhana)
consciousness (Cf. Tab. II). -
For the 4 foundations of mindfulness s.