Nirvana With Residue; 1 Definition(s)


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The cause, but not all the effect (Karma) of reincarnation is cut off and removal of the obstacle of affliction, but not that of what is known (Dharma), thus the body which remains is subject to birth and death. Those beings are Arhats.Source: Buddhist Door: Glossary

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