samsara

Enlightenment vs Samsara - What's the difference?

enlightenment | samsara |


As nouns the difference between enlightenment and samsara

is that enlightenment is an act of enlightening, or the state of being enlightened or instructed while samsara is (philosophy|religion) in hinduism, buddhism, and some other eastern religions, the ongoing cycle of birth, death, and rebirth endured by human beings and all other mortal beings, and from which release is obtained by achieving the highest enlightenment.

Mortal vs Samsara - What's the difference?

mortal | samsara |


As nouns the difference between mortal and samsara

is that mortal is a human; someone susceptible to death while samsara is (philosophy|religion) in hinduism, buddhism, and some other eastern religions, the ongoing cycle of birth, death, and rebirth endured by human beings and all other mortal beings, and from which release is obtained by achieving the highest enlightenment.

As an adjective mortal

is susceptible to death by aging, sickness, injury, or wound; not immortal.

Rebirth vs Samsara - What's the difference?

rebirth | samsara |


As nouns the difference between rebirth and samsara

is that rebirth is reincarnation; new birth subsequent to one's first while samsara is (philosophy|religion) in hinduism, buddhism, and some other eastern religions, the ongoing cycle of birth, death, and rebirth endured by human beings and all other mortal beings, and from which release is obtained by achieving the highest enlightenment.

Death vs Samsara - What's the difference?

death | samsara |


As nouns the difference between death and samsara

is that death is the cessation of life and all associated processes; the end of an organism's existence as an entity independent from its environment and its return to an inert, nonliving state while samsara is (philosophy|religion) in hinduism, buddhism, and some other eastern religions, the ongoing cycle of birth, death, and rebirth endured by human beings and all other mortal beings, and from which release is obtained by achieving the highest enlightenment.

Birth vs Samsara - What's the difference?

birth | samsara |


As nouns the difference between birth and samsara

is that birth is (uncountable) the process of childbearing; the beginning of life while samsara is (philosophy|religion) in hinduism, buddhism, and some other eastern religions, the ongoing cycle of birth, death, and rebirth endured by human beings and all other mortal beings, and from which release is obtained by achieving the highest enlightenment.

As an adjective birth

is a familial relationship established by childbirth.

As a verb birth

is (dated|or|regional) to bear or give birth to (a child).

Cycle vs Samsara - What's the difference?

cycle | samsara |


As nouns the difference between cycle and samsara

is that cycle is an interval of space or time in which one set of events or phenomena is completed while samsara is (philosophy|religion) in hinduism, buddhism, and some other eastern religions, the ongoing cycle of birth, death, and rebirth endured by human beings and all other mortal beings, and from which release is obtained by achieving the highest enlightenment.

As a verb cycle

is to ride a bicycle or other.

Ongoing vs Samsara - What's the difference?

ongoing | samsara |


As nouns the difference between ongoing and samsara

is that ongoing is something that is going on; a happening while samsara is (philosophy|religion) in hinduism, buddhism, and some other eastern religions, the ongoing cycle of birth, death, and rebirth endured by human beings and all other mortal beings, and from which release is obtained by achieving the highest enlightenment.

As an adjective ongoing

is continuing, permanent.

Buddhism vs Samsara - What's the difference?

buddhism | samsara |


As nouns the difference between buddhism and samsara

is that buddhism is buddhism while samsara is (philosophy|religion) in hinduism, buddhism, and some other eastern religions, the ongoing cycle of birth, death, and rebirth endured by human beings and all other mortal beings, and from which release is obtained by achieving the highest enlightenment.

Hinduism vs Samsara - What's the difference?

hinduism | samsara |

Samsara vs Moksha - What's the difference?

samsara | moksha |


As nouns the difference between samsara and moksha

is that samsara is (philosophy|religion) in hinduism, buddhism, and some other eastern religions, the ongoing cycle of birth, death, and rebirth endured by human beings and all other mortal beings, and from which release is obtained by achieving the highest enlightenment while moksha is in indian philosophy and theology, the final liberation of the soul or consciousness from samsara and the bringing to an end of all the suffering involved in being subject to the cycle of reincarnation.

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