Hindrances and fetters

Hi James,

I appreciate the questions, but it is a complicated series of questions, and it would take a long time to give an adequate answer. So it may not give you what you want, but here is a brief answer:

The former is in samadhi, the second in realization.

See above.

See my earlier answer on atammayatā:

I don’t think talking about “extensions” is very useful. Rather, they are both forms of desire, one for sense objects, one for rebirth in Brahma realms.