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Jainism

Brahmachari Sital Prasad

Jainism

a key to true happiness.

by Brahmachari Sital Prasad

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Published by B. Gangwal, secretary, Managing Committee, Shree Digambar Jain Atishaya Kshetra Mahaveerji in Jaipur, India .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jainism.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesShree Mahaveer granthmala,
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1350 .S5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination viii, 133 p.
    Number of Pages133
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6255713M
    LC Control Number58025950
    OCLC/WorldCa11225813

    Review: This book provides an excellent reference for all Jain-related topics. Usually, they are found in pair Jainism book the idols of Jinas as male yaksha and female yakshini guardian deities. Buddhist writings reflect that Jains had followers by the time the Buddha lived. RobertTitle: Jaina yoga; a survey of the mediaeval sravakacaras. A soul which has won over its inner enemies like attachment, greed, pride, etc.

    Gandhi, the representative of Jainism at the Congress of World Religions Chicago and the first Jain to set foot on North Jainism book soil, also wrote some of the best works on Jainism in the English language. The faith is named for the jinas, spiritual conquerors who have achieved liberation and perfection. Subscribe today History Early history 7th century bce—c. Ashoka burnt him and his entire family alive in their house. It is more painful if a life of the higher forms more than one sense is killed.

    Violence of every Jainism book should be completely forbidden. When accepting alms, help, or aid one should not take more then what is minimum needed. It is the intention to harm, the absence of compassion, unawareness, and the ignorance that makes an action violent. Gandhi, the representative of Jainism at Jainism book Congress of World Religions Chicago and the first Jain to set foot on North American soil, also wrote some of the best works on Jainism in the English language. The difference between the schools of thought are outlined. The nature of Jain scripture Jains don't regard Mahavira as the founder of their religion, so his words aren't of importance because he said them, but because they: represent a series of beginningless, endless and fixed truths, a tradition without any origin, human or divine, which in this world age has been channelled through Sudharman, the last of Mahavira's disciples to survive.


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Mahavira, like Jainism book Buddha, was the son of a chieftain of the Kshatriya warrior class. Some lives are killed even when we breathe, drink water, or eat food. Bibliography: p. It is repeatedly said in Jain literature; "Do not injure, abuse, oppress, enslave, insult, torment, torture, or kill any creature or living being.

One should observe this vow very strictly, and should not touch even a worthless thing, which does not Jainism book to him. It Jainism book perhaps the most comprehensive and concise book of its kind, Jainism book few books on Jainism are as appropriate for academic instruction as Jaini's.

Review: This book provides an excellent reference for all Jain-related topics. They will not accept cheques drawn on foreign banks. Material possessions refer to various forms of property.

Description: xv, p. For example, to help him observe the vow of nonviolence, a monk may not take his simple, vegetarian meals after dark, because to do so would increase the possibility of harming insects that might be attracted to the food. Singhvi and an introduction to the Jaina faith by Padmanabh S.

To speak the truth requires moral courage. Nevertheless, the status of Jain nuns is less prestigious than that of monks, to whom they are obliged by convention and textual stipulation to defer, despite the fact that these nuns are often women of great learning and spiritual attainment. An attachment to worldly objects results in the bondage to the cycle of birth and death.

This vow of controlling sensuality is very difficult to observe in its subtle form. Sarao and Benimadhab Baruastories of persecutions of rival sects by Ashoka appear to be a clear fabrication arising out of sectarian propaganda. Texts The teachings of Mahavira in various collections. Description: 11, 8 p.

The vow of non-stealing insists that one should be totally honest in action, thought, and speech.

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