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Jainism

N. N. Bhattacharyya

Jainism

a concise encyclopaedia

by N. N. Bhattacharyya

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Published by Manohar Publishers & Distributors in New Delhi .
Written in English

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  • Jainism -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-299).

    Other titlesJainism :
    StatementN.N. Bhattacharyya.
    GenreDictionaries
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1303 .B43 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination299 p. ;
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24100209M
    ISBN 108173043124
    ISBN 109788173043123
    LC Control Number2010316667


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Links: Book List. Jainism - Jainism - Ritual practices and religious institutions: Shvetambara monks are allowed to retain a few possessions such as a robe, an alms bowl, a whisk broom, and a mukhavastrika (a piece of cloth held over the mouth to protect against the ingestion of small insects), which are presented by a senior monk at the time of initiation.

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The books are for children between the ages of around five to eleven. Jain Texts. Jaina Sutras, Part I (Sacred Books of the East vol. 22) Translated from the Prakrit by Hermann Jacobi, Two Jain sacred texts, the Akaranga and Kalpa Sutras. Fundamental Beliefs of Jainism The Soul is bounded by Karma from the Beginning of Time The Principles governing the successions of life cycles (Birth, Life, and Death) is Karma.

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However, 1. To get the essence of Jainism in one single book. you can refer to the one and only ‘Tattvartha Sutra’. Aga. Jainism lays heavy emphasis on non-violence (ahimsa) and the believers of this religion, whether a monk or a householder, follow a very strict, well disciplined life.

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