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nirvana

nir·va·na

nirvana

 
pronunciation:
nir va n [or] nir vae n [or] nr va n [or] nr vae n
part of speech: noun
definition 1: (often cap.) in Buddhism or Hinduism, a state of blissful peace and harmony beyond the sufferings and passions of individual existence; state of oneness with eternal spirit.
She prays that her husband will reach Nirvana and his soul will be free of suffering.
definition 2: a state of harmony, bliss, peace, or joy.
similar words:
heaven
derivation: nirvanic (adj.)