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Cakṣurvijñāna (P. cakkhuviññāṇa; T. mig gi rnam par shes pa མིག་གི་རྣམ་པར་ཤེས་པ་; C. yanshi 眼識) is translated as "eye consciousness," "visual consciousness," etc.

The eye consciousness arises through contact (sparsa) between visible forms and the eye faculty.

The eye consciousness perceives/congnizes visible forms.

The eye consciousness (cakṣurvijñāna) is identified as: