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Gandha (T. dri དྲི་; C. xiang 香) is translated as "smells," "olfactory objects," etc.

Gandha (smells) are the objects of the nose faculty, and are cognized by the nose consciousness.

Gandha (smells) are identified as:

The Khenjuk states:

Smells are the sense objects of the nose. There are odors that are pleasant, unpleasant, or neutral, and those that are natural or manufactured.[1]


  1. Mipham Rinpoche 2004, s.v. "The Aggregate of Forms".