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Mudita: Empathatic Vibrations

Muditā

References:

Good Vibrations
The Four Godly Thoughts
Godly Thoughts Expansions
[MN 7]
WP: The Middle Length Discourses of the Buddha, #7: The Simile of the Cloth, Bhikkhu Nanamoli and Bhikkhu Bodhi trans., pp120
PTS: Middle Length Sayings, I:#7: Simile of the Cloth, Horner, trans., pp48


Pali MO Hare Horner Punnaji Bodhi Nanamoli Rhys Davids (Mrs)Rhys Davids Thanissaro Walshe Woodward
muditā empathy, happiness at the happinesses of others sympathy sympathetic joy selfless happiness appreciative joy appreciative joy sympathy in joy sympathy in joy sympathetic joy sympathetic joy

 

Pali Text Society
Pali English Dictionary
Edited by T. W. Rhys Davids and William Stede
[EDITED ENTRY]

 

Muditā: soft-heartedness, kindliness, sympathy. Often in triad mettā ("active love"...), karuṇā ("preventive love,"...), muditā ("disinterested love"...); e. g. at D I.251; S V.118; A I.196 etc. (see karuṇā)...

 


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