Essay heading: Nirvana

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Nirvana in sutra is never conceived of as a place, but the antinomy of samsara (see below) which itself is synonymous with ignorance (avidya, Pali avijja). "This said: ?the liberated mind/will (citta) which does not cling' means Nibbana" (Majjhima Nikaya 2-Att. 4.68). Nibbana is meant specifically as pertains gnosis that which ends the identity of the mind (citta) with empirical phenomena...
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4.68). Nibbana is meant specifically as pertains gnosis that which ends the identity of the mind (citta) with empirical phenomena. Doctrinally Nibbana is said of the mind which no "longer is coming (bhava) and going (vibhava)", but which has attained a status in perpetuity, whereby "liberation (vimutta) can be said"...
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