Hesse's SIDDHARTHA is helpful.
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From: "Ken Armstrong" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Wednesday, December 06, 2006 4:49 AM
Subject: Re: Eliot's Indic Studies
> For the non-Buddhists among us, can you say roughly what are Sa.msaara
> and the more familiar Nirvaa.na?
> Ken A.
> At 10:48 PM 12/5/2006, you wrote:
> >Dear Listers,
> >Sa.msaara is nothing essentially different from nirvaa.na.
> >Nirvaa.na is nothing essentially different from sa.msaara.
> >The limits of nirvaana are the limits of samsaara.
> >Between the two, also, there is not the slightest difference whatsoever.'
> >Rather puzzling! No wonder TSE felt the need to "continue to explore".
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