In Buddhism, it means enlightenment, the teachings of the Buddha.
Because life is often filled with suffering, they seek to step off the wheel of reincarnation to reach paradise.
In fact, extended families can often have both Hindus and Jains as members.
Let's take a look at each of them before we highlight their similarities and differences. when civilization arose in the Indus Valley, but adherents claim their faith has always existed.
The similarities between Jainism and Hinduism are, on the surface, numerous and likely come from thousands of years of close contact.
Both religions believe in reincarnation, the cycle of rebirth into a new life after death in a previous one, and karma. Finally, both believe that a soul can be liberated from the cycle of death and rebirth to live on in a paradise.