Apply Nibbana to other religions?

Exploring Theravāda's connections to other paths - what can we learn from other traditions, religions and philosophies?
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SarathW
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Apply Nibbana to other religions?

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Apply Nibbana to other religions?

In this video, the venerable Jinalankara said that in Hinduism the soul is described as unchanging, indestructible by fire, water, or any other means, and not possible to identify by any person.
I have provided a link to explain Nibbana and it has similarities to the self-description of Hinduism.
How can we separate the Hindu self from the Buddhist Nibbana?

https://www.dhammawiki.com/index.php/Nibbana

The video is in Sinhalese and provided only for the source reference.
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Hmm.. doesn't the Buddha declare that Nibbana/arahantship is the exclusive territory of the Buddhas?
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SarathW wrote: Tue Jan 24, 2023 8:30 pmHow can we separate the Hindu self from the Buddhist Nibbana?
In that the Hindu self is an eternal servant of Vishnu.
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The Bhagavad Gita describes "the theory of Nirvana" as completed when Arjuna decided to fully surrender to and do Lord Krishna's will.
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SarathW wrote: Tue Jan 24, 2023 8:30 pm Apply Nibbana to other religions?

In this video, the venerable Jinalankara said that in Hinduism the soul is described as unchanging, indestructible by fire, water, or any other means, and not possible to identify by any person.
I have provided a link to explain Nibbana and it has similarities to the self-description of Hinduism.
How can we separate the Hindu self from the Buddhist Nibbana?

https://www.dhammawiki.com/index.php/Nibbana

The video is in Sinhalese and provided only for the source reference.
Hindusim soul is imaginary perception deluded consiciousness trick...
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