Wholesome Mental States / kusala

Wholesome Mental States: Kusala

There are fourteen (14) kusala cetasikas (wholesome mental factors), which are responsible for arising of wholesome consciousness:

1. Saddha (faith, confidence), 2. Sati (mindfulness, awareness), 3. Hiri (moral shame), 4. Ottappa (moral deed), 5. Alobha (non-greed, generosity), 6. Adosa (non-hatred, goodwill), 7. Amoha (non-deluded, wisdom), 8. Mettá (loving-kindness), 9. Karuna (compassion), 10. Mudita (sympathetic joy), 11. Upekkha (equanimity), 12. Samma vaca (right speech), 13. Samma kammanta (right action), 14. Samma ajiva (right livelihood)