Color Debate A.1, First Mistaken View (2a.3)
This debate is translated in Perdue's Debate in Tibetan
Buddhism, pages 222-223.
Additional commentary can be found earlier in Debate at
Statement of the incorrect position
The first debate flows from the incorrect position held by the
hypothetical defender that all
colors are red.
Should someone say, "Whatever is a color is necessarily
View a Venn diagram of this pervasion.
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On to the first consequence
The challenger then states the first of a series of consequences to discredit
this flawed position. On to the first consequence.