In its soteriological and eschatological senses, it refers to freedom from saṃsāra, the cycle of death and rebirth. In its epistemological and psychological senses, moksha refers to freedom from ignorance: self-realization, self-actualization and self-knowledge.Which is the best English translation of moksha?
Translations of Moksha English Emancipation, liberation, release Sanskrit मोक्ष ( IAST: mokṣa) Bengali মোক্ষ ( mokkho) Gujarati મોક્ષ ( mōkṣa) 11 more rows ...What is the difference between Nirvana and moksha?
The term nirvana is more common in Buddhism, while moksha is more prevalent in Hinduism. Moksha is derived from the root, muc, which means free, let go, release, liberate.Where does the concept of moksha come from in Hinduism?
Many schools of Hinduism according to Daniel Ingalls, see moksha as a state of perfection. The concept was seen as a natural goal beyond dharma. Moksha, in the epics and ancient literature of Hinduism, is seen as achievable by the same techniques necessary to practice dharma.