Jīvita: and Jīvitindriya: 'Life, vitality', may be either physical rūpa-jīvitindriya or mental nāma-jīvitindriya The latter is one of the mental properties inseparably associated with all consciousness.


Maha Thera Nyanatiloka. Manual of Buddhist Terms and Doctrines, Buddhist Publication Society, first edition 1952.

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