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Nirvana Definition in Buddhism (What Is It?) - About.com
Definition: Most schools of Buddhism explain Nirvana as a state of bliss or peace, and this state may be experienced in life, or it may be entered into at death.
What Is Nirvana in Buddhism? - About.com
Nirvana is everywhere, at least for English speakers. The word has been adopted into English to mean "bliss" or "tranquility." Nirvana is the name of a famous ...
Enlightenment and Nirvana -- Buddhist Teachings on ... - Buddhism
In Buddhism, the cessation of suffering is called "enlightenment" (bodhi, " awakened"). The enlightened being exists in a state called Nirvana.
The Wheel of Life: Nirvana - Buddhism - About.com
The Wheel of Life: The Door to Nirvana. Nirvana - MarenYumi / Flickr, Creative Commons License. The upper left-hand corner of a Bhavachakra is filled with a ...
Nirvana Biography - Artist Profile of Nirvana - Alternative Music
Nirvana are one of the most well-known and successful rock groups in the history of recorded music. The trio from Seattle were fronted by Kurt Cobain (born ...
What Is Nirvana? (Definition) - Ancient/Classical History - About.com
Nirvana is a Buddhist concept of an ideal state where the spirit is liberated from the cycles of death and rebirth. Nirvana can be after life, but (Siddharta) Gautama  ...
Nirvana Biography - 1990s Rock Band - Rock Music - About.com
Nirvana changed the landscape of rock music over the course of only a few years , but in the beginning, they were just one more struggling group deciding on a ...
What Is Samsara in Buddhism? - About.com
Samsara is sometimes depicted as the opposite of Nirvana. However, the Mahayana school of Buddhism views both Nirvana and Samsara as mental ...
Nirvana Day (Parinirvana) - Buddhist Holiday - Buddhism - About.com
Nirvana Day -- Parinirvana -- is a Mahayana Buddhist observation of the death and attainment of Nirvana of the historical Buddha.
Parinirvana - How the Buddha Entered Nirvana
At his death, the historical Buddha entered complete Nirvana, also called Parinirvana. This is the story of the Buddha's final days.
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