Definitions for "Parinirvana"
(Skt.): "beyond nirvana." The death of a buddha or highly realized being. In general, when a great being dies, it is considered an auspicious time as his blessings become more available to disciples' minds at his passing.
Buddha's entry into infinity, also posture for reclining Buddha statues.
the Buddha's state prior to nirvana, shown usually as a reclining figure
Keywords:  liberation, bondage, total
total liberation from all bondage.