Two more questions:
* Do the “sankharas” in the Five Khandas have the same meaning as the “sankharas” in Dependent Origination?
* Quote daverupa
“sanna”- general cognition, “sankhara” - processes; e.g. personality, preference, word associations, memories, etcetera ad nauseum. End Quote
Don’t these processes that you list here require intention for them to qualify as “sankharas”? Aren’t they rather “sanna”?
A wise master said that if you don’t ask questions in this world you’ll be reborn as a donkey in the next, so there you go