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date: 25 October 2020

nirvāṇa. ( P. nibbāna; T. mya ngan las ’das pa; C. niepan; J. nehan; K. yŏlban 涅槃‎). 

Source:
The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism
Author(s):
Robert E. BuswellRobert E. Buswell Jr., David S. LopezDavid S. Lopez Jr.

In Sanskrit, “extinction”; the earliest and most common term describing the soteriological goal of the Buddhist path (mārga). ...

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