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Buddhist Dictionary by NYANATILOKA MAHATHERA
iriyā-patha,(lit.'ways of movement'):'bodily postures',i.e.going,standing,sitting,lying.In the Satipaṭṭhāna Sutta (s.Satipaṭṭhāna),they form the subject of a contemplation and an exercise in mindfulness.

"While going,standing,sitting or lying down,the monk knows 'I go','I stand','I sit','I lie down'; he understands any position of the body." - "The disciple understands that there is no living being,no real ego,that goes,stands,etc.,but that it is by a mere figure of speech that one says:'I go','I stand',and so forth." (Com.).

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