Naraka: Infernal abode, hell
Nirvana: Salvation, complete release from bondage.
Nirvan Kshetra: The place from where the Tirthankaras attained salvation (Nirvan).
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
Naya Partial truth
View; partial expression of truth
Nayabhasa False point of view
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-Nidra Deep sleep.
Unattached, without possessions; ancient name for the Jaina community
Nigoda The lowest form of life
proper control over mind, speech and body.
Nigrahadhikarana Place for defeat
Nihkamksita Freedom from anticipation
Nihksepa (Niksepa) The different ways of putting a thing
Nihnava Falsehood, heresy
Nihsankita Freedom from doubt
Nikacana Energy that renders karmas incapable of all activity
Nila-lesya Blue karmic stain
Nimitta-karana External efficient cause
Nir vichikitsita Free from repulsion from anything.
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
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.
Niscaya (Naya) Consideration
Niscaya-naya Nonconventional view
Niscayabhasa False real point of view
Niscita (Matijnana) Determined
Nisedhakalpana Negative aspect
Nisedhasakhaka (Hetu) Which proves negation
Nishkankshita Free from wordly desire.
Nisshankita Free from all doubt.
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