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Nirvana Nibbana


Nirvana / Nibbana  literally means "blown out" like a candle

ni      out, without, away from

va     blow, as a wind; or waft as an odor

na     not, never, nor

van   desire,
love, win. procure, conquer, possess,

van   tree, thicket, quantity, wood

and va can mean weave

gatê gatê
    gone gone