The term refers to the tendency to project a dualistic view of self and other (apprehender and apprehended) upon appearances.
Abhūtaparikalpa is a key term in the Madhyantavibhaga and its related commentaries.
- false imagining (Buswell)
- false imagination (Padmakara, "Middle Beyond Extremes")
- Buddhism: Abhidharma and Madhyamaka. Taylor & Francis. p. 232-235, 270.
- Dharmachakra Translation Committee, Middle Beyond Extremes, 2006
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