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Naraka: Infernal abode, hell
Nirvana: Salvation, complete release from bondage.
Nirvan Kshetra:
The place from where the Tirthankaras attained salvation (Nirvan).

Nabho-Vargana   Sphere-molecule
Naicayika   Transcendental
Naigama (Naya)   Non-distinguished
Naigamabhasa   False point of view of the non-distinguished
Nama     Body-making Karma
Nama (Niksepa)   Symbol of name
Nama-Jaina   Nominal Jaina
Nama-karma   Karma that determines destinies and body types
Namadinayasamudayavada   Combination of the points of view of name etc.
Namadiniksepa   Symbols of names etc.
Namajiva   Name symbol of soul
Namaskara-mantra   Reverent salutation to the [five] holy beings
Namaskaraniksepa   Symbol of salutation
Namatmaka   Form of the name
Namendra   The name `Indra'
Nandyavarta   A kind of diagram
Napumsaka Veda   Common sex.
Napumsakaveda   Sexual cravings for a hermaphrodite
Naracha-Samhanana   Unbreakable joints and bones.
Naraka   Hell; the world of infernal beings Hellish.
Naraka Anupurvi   Hellish--migratory form.
Narakayu   hellish age.
Narakayu karma   Hellish age karma
Naraki   Hell beings
Narayana   A Jaina literary type; the hero's companion and slayer of the villian
Nasti    Does not exist; the second member of the sapta-bhangi-naya
Nastitva   Non-existence
Naya   Partial truth
View; partial expression of truth
Nayabhasa   False point of view
Nayana   Sight
Nayavada   Doctrine of nayas
Nayavakya   Statement from a point of view
Nicha Gotra    Low family.
Nichaih Vritti   an attitude of humility towards one's betters.
Nidana   Seeking worldly gain from the performance of good deeds and austerities
    The thorn of desire for future sense-pleasures.
Nidhatti   Energy that renders karmas incapable of all activity save changes in  fruition time and intensity
Nidra   Sleep
Nidra-Nidra   Deep sleep.
Nigamana   Conclusion
Nigantha    Nirgrantha
Unattached, without possessions; ancient name for the Jaina community
Nigoda   The lowest form of life
Nigraha   Defeat
    proper control over mind, speech and body.
Nigrahadhikarana   Place for defeat
Nigrhita   Defeated
Nihkamksita   Freedom from anticipation
Nihksepa (Niksepa)   The different ways of putting a thing
Nihnava   Falsehood, heresy
Nihpratikara   Unavoidable
Nihsankita   Freedom from doubt
Nikacana   Energy that renders karmas incapable of all activity
Nila   Blue
Nila-lesya   Blue karmic stain
Nimitta-karana   External efficient cause
Nir vichikitsita   Free from repulsion from anything.
Nirakrta   Refuted
Niranvaya   Discrete
Nirjara   Dissociation of karmas
    The falling away of karmic matter from the soul.
    The gradual shedding of the matter already boundis shedding
Nirjara anupreksha   Shedding.  Karmic matter must be shed from or shaken out of the soul.
Nirmana   Formation; proper formation of limbs and minor limbs in relation to their  situation and dimensions.
Nirnitavipaksavrttika   Whose existence in the hetrologous is decisive
Nirukti   Etymology
Nirvana   Release from bondage; the final death of an enlightened human being  [arhat] followed immediately by moksa
Nirvana-bhumi   The place at which a Tirthankara attained nirvana
Nirvicikitsa   Freedom from disgust
Nirvrttindriya   Physical sense-organ shaped like Kadamba flower
Niryukti   Prakrit verse commentary
Nisarga   inborn error
Nisarga Kriya   Admiration of hurtful or unrighteous things.
Nisargaja   Agrahita
Niscaya (Naya)   Consideration
Niscaya-naya   Nonconventional view
Niscayabhasa   False real point of view
Niscita (Matijnana)   Determined
Nisedha   Negation
Nisedhakalpana   Negative aspect
Nisedhasakhaka (Hetu)   Which proves negation
Nishkankshita   Free from wordly desire.
Nisshankita   Free from all doubt.
Nitya   Eternal
Nityavada   Eternalism
Niyati   Fate
Niyativada   Fatalism
No-kasaya   Subsidiary passions
No-kashaya   Quasi-passions; slight or minor passions.
Nyag rodha parimandala   Banyan-like; short in lower but large in upper extremities like a
banyan-tree.