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comprehensive history of Jainism

Asim Kumar Chatterjee

comprehensive history of Jainism

by Asim Kumar Chatterjee

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Published by Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jainism -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAsim Kumar Chatterjee.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1320 .C45 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6871471M
    ISBN 108121509300, 8121509319, 8121509327
    LC Control Number00403357

      1. The Jain Path: AIDAN RAINKIN 2. Introducing Jainism: Jain S.C. 3. Fundamentals of Jainism: Sadhak, Jagdish Pras 4. A Jaina perspective on the philosophy of religion: Arvind Sharma 5. Jainism: a pictorial guide to the religion of non-violence: Kurt Titze 6. A comprehensive history of Jainism: Asim Kumar Chatterjee. Jain books Jain books: from , from India Library of Congress Search Jain Journals/magazines Jain Spirit, Jain Journal, Jain Digest, Jain Study Circular. Jain Chat room archives at DejaNews Jain Fair, Chennai Mahaveer Jain Mitra Mandal Jain Sects from St Martin's College Introduction to Jainism at Univ of London.

    The History of Jainism has been presented here in three parts. The first part tries to prove through the archaeological and literary sources the historicity of Tirthankara, Parshvanatha and Mahavira, explaining their life and education besides religious, political, social, artistic and literary conditions of their : K. C. Jain.   Jainism don't have any specific holy book like the Bhagavad Geeta,the Quran or the have certain scriptures which are considered as very scriptures are called as Agams. Agams are the jain texts which are based on the discourse.

    Jain Beliefs 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. Our intention behind our actions of body, mind, and speech bind us with Karma. Ultimate goal of life is . Edited by: John E. Cort, Denison University, Paul Dundas, University of Edinburgh, Knut A. Jacobsen, University of Bergen, Kristi L. Wiley, University of California, Berkeley Brill’s Encyclopedia of Jainism Online makes available up-to-date research on main aspects of the Jain traditions in original essays written by some of the world’s foremost scholars on Jainism.


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Description: Covers the history of Jainism that spans a period of more than 2, years. The history, values, concepts and scriptures, eminent mendicant and lay leaders and scholars, places, institutions, and social and cultural factors are covered in over dictionary entries. The "Jain Path of Purification" by Padmanabh Jaini (University of California Press, ) was, in addition to the previous work, one of the very first books of its kind to be authored by a Jain for the education of those unfamiliar with the Jain worldview and way of life.

Professor Long's book, Jainism: An Introduction, is a thoroughly researched overview of the Jain tradition, a religion and set of philosophical constructs that have influenced Indian thought for Cited by:   From the point of view of literary history, the appendix to this book, Parisistaparvan or Sthaviravalicharita, the biography of the earliest teachers of Jainism, is more valuable.

Semi-historical works like Prabandhachitamani of Merutunga ( A.D.) and the Prabandhakosa of Rajasekhara ( A.D.) are important. Jainism: The World Of Conquerors (Volume 1) Natubhai Shah, Dr Natubhai Shah. This book is the first comprehensive study of Jainism to be published in the West.

Magadha was the center of Jainism in the written history of India. Starting with Bimbisar, the kings of the Nanda dynasty and the early Maurya dynasty were believers of Jainism, according to the Jain Hindus consider them to be the believers in the Hinduism.

Lord Mahavira gave his first sermon on the Vipula Peak at Size: KB. Jainism, Ajivika, and Buddhism arose in the 6th cent.

BC as protests against the overdeveloped ritualism of Hinduism, particularly its sacrificial cults, and the authority of the Veda. Jaina tradition teaches that a succession of 24 tirthankaras (saints) originated the religion. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chatterjee, Asim Kumar, Comprehensive history of Jainism.

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It is important to understand the latter two to understand the conditions under which Jains have survived and maintained and practiced their religion. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chatterjee, Asim Kumar, Comprehensive history of Jainism.

New Delhi: Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers, Volume 1: Jainism Before and in the Age of Mahavira Volume 2: Historical Survey and Spread of Jainism Volume 3: Medieval Jainism From the Jacket History of Jainism has bee presented her in three parts.

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Overview Along with Hinduism and Buddhism, Jainism is one of the three most ancient Indian religious traditions still in existence and an integral part of South Asian religious belief and practice.