okkhitta FIXME double


thrown down, flung down, cast down, dropped; thrown out, rejected; only in phrase okkhitta-cakkhu, with down-cast eyes, i.e. turning the eyes away from any objectionable sight which might impair the morale of the bhikkhu; thus meaning “with eyes under control” Snp.63, Snp.411, Snp.972; Mnd.498; Cnd.177; Pv.iv.3#44 (variant reading ukkh˚); Vv-a.6
■ For further use & meaning see; avakkhitta.

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