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What is the meaning of moksha?

Asked by sudhakar kuruvada, 15 Apr '13 04:30 pm
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The ultimate purpose and goal for a Hindu's religious and spiritual practice is to attain moksha. Moksha is achieved through Self-realization (atma-jnana) or realization of one's true, divine nature. Hindus believe that each individual (anything living) is a divine soul, but that spiritual ignorance leads one to identify the self completely with the body and ego, thereby forgetting the divine nature of not only one's self, but all of existence. Moksha is characterized by the overcoming of spiritual ignorance; the complete elimination of material desires and attachments; the perfected ability to live in the present moment and experience absolute peace; and most importantly, the awakening of pure compassion towards all. Moksha also translates to liberation from the cycle of birth and rebirth (samsara). Someone may attain moksha during his or her lifetime or upon the death of his or her physical body.
Answered by Psycho, 15 Apr '13 04:35 pm

 
  
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Ultimate purpose and goal for a Hindu's religious and spiritual practice is to attain moksha. Moksha is achieved through Self-realization (atma-jnana) or realization of one's true, divine nature. Hindus believe that each individual (anything living) is a divine soul, but that spiritual ignorance leads one to identify the self completely with the body and ego, thereby forgetting the divine nature of not only one's self, but all of existence. Moksha is characterized by the overcoming of spiritual ignorance; the complete elimination of material desires and attachments; the perfected ability to live in the present moment and experience absolute peace; and most importantly, the awakening of pure compassion towards all. Moksha also translates to liberation from the cycle of birth and rebirth (samsara). Someone may attain moksha during his or her lifetime or upon the death of his or her physical body.
Answered by rajan, 16 Apr '13 09:50 am

 
  
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Liberation from birth and death
Answered by Quest, 16 Apr '13 09:42 am

 
  
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Totally exemption from taking birth....
Answered by vijay, 15 Apr '13 04:51 pm

 
  
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No idea and i am sure not a single living person can give 100% right answer to this question. for knowing this one needs to die and who can tell what is MOKSHA after he/she dies .. ??? so let us be practical, think wise and agree with me that no one has perfect answer with him or her.
Answered by Manoj Joshi, 15 Apr '13 04:37 pm

 
  
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It means mukthi
Answered by ala, 15 Apr '13 04:34 pm

 
  
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It means attaining freedom from births and rebirths
Answered by rajnikant raiyarela, 15 Apr '13 04:34 pm

 
  
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Answered by conviction, 15 Apr '13 04:31 pm

 
  
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