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Nirvana is the ultimate "state" of extinguishing of all desires and cravings in Buddhism. But, Buddhism is more a philosophy of life than a religion. Buddhists do not believe in "God" and "soul/spirit". Nirvana is the absolute "truth" which is non-conceptual and therefore ineffable. "

In contrast to all other monotheistic religions, the ultimate aim of an Buddhist monk or practising Buddhist is to break the infinite cycle of deaths and rebirths (SAMSARA), by attaining Nirvana or cessation of desire.
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What main religions seek nirvana?

Nirvana is a concept in Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism.

Which religion or philosophy is based on the concept of achieving Nirvana by following the Noble Eightfold Path?

Buddhism. The Buddha laid out the Eightfold Path as what he described as "the Middle Way" to reach enlightenment. This method is less severe than the path that The Buddha fol

What religion is associated with Nirvana?

  Buddhism: Freedom from the endless cycle of personal reincarnations, with their consequent suffering, as a result of the extinction of individual passion, hatred, and de

What religions believe in nirvana?

Buddhists, Jains and Hindus have Nirvana as a tenet of their beliefs.

What is Nirvana?

Answer: Nirvana is the state of eternal happiness.  Eternal happiness could be achieved by giving up worldly desires  for things such as food and clothes and follow the Eigh

Who is nirvana?

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Where is Nirvana?

  In Buddhist philosophy, Nirvana is not actually a place, but a state of being. It is essentially the state of enlightenment in which the individual has found the perfec

What is a nirvana?

Nirvana is two things 1.) It is the state of being free from suffering. It is praised in Indian religions . 2.) A grunge rock band formed in the late 80's and rose to fame in
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How did nirvana meet?

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