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Unformatted text preview: Nirvana Release from suffering and rebirth that brings inner peace Dhyana Mediation, focusing the mind Samadhi Deep awareness, result of intense meditation Samasara Constant rebirth and the attendant suffering, the everyday world of change Tripitaka Three collections of Buddhist texts Sutra Sacred text to record the words of Buddha Stupa A shrine, in a shape of a dome, use to mark Buddhist relics of sacred sites Karuna Compassion, empathy Trikaya Three bodies of Buddha the cosmic buddah nature, celestial Buddha and the historical buddhas Amitabha Buddha Buddha of the western paradise, a bliss-body Buddha in Mahayana Guanyin Mahayana: popular bodhisattva of compassion Shunyata Mahayan: notion of emptiness, universe is empty of permanent reality Tathata The uniqueness of each changing moment of reality Mandala Circular design containing deities Satori Zen: the enlightened awareness...
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