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The Self and Brahman in the Dhammapada

Bhattacharya reinforces the truth that the Buddha brought to fulfillment the Brahmaic Truth that was the New Ātman, the Arahant; this was most clearly presented in the Dhammapada. According to the Dhammapada, the Brahman or Arahant is the one who is liberated from all the bondages of existence,  who is “appeased” (sītibhūta), “extinguished” (nibbuta), free of all individuality (niropadhi), who is “awakened”, “who knows the Uncreated” (akatannu, “who is immersed in the Immortal” Read more [...]