Meaning of Nirvana



English: Nirvana
Bangla: নির্বাণ
Hindi: निर्वाण
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

(often initial capital letter). Pali nibbana. Buddhism. freedom from the endless cycle of personal reincarnations, with their consequent suffering, as a result of the extinction of individual passion, hatred, and delusion: attained by the Arhat as his goal but postponed by the Bodhisattva.

Definition: 2

(often initial capital letter) Hinduism. salvation through the union of Atman with Brahma; moksha.

Definition: 3

a place or state characterized by freedom from or oblivion to pain, worry, and the external world.

Definition: 4

(Buddhism, Hinduism) final release from the cycle of reincarnation attained by extinction of all desires and individual existence, culminating (in Buddhism) in absolute blessedness, or (in Hinduism) in absorption into Brahman