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Pristine Jainism

S. Mohan Jain

Pristine Jainism

beyond rituals and superstitions

by S. Mohan Jain

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Published by Parshwanath Vidyapeeth in Varanasi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jainism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby S.M. Jain.
    SeriesParśwanātha Vidyapīṭha series -- no. 143
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1351.3 .J35 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination105 p.
    Number of Pages105
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16218730M
    ISBN 108186715754
    LC Control Number2006561747
    OCLC/WorldCa70778600

    Jainism believes that the more worldly wealth a person possesses, the more he is likely to commit sin to acquire and maintain the possession, and in a long run he may be unhappy. The worldly wealth creates attachments, which will continuously result in greed, jealousy, selfishness, ego, hatred, violence, etc. Lord Mahavir has said that wants. Pristine definition: Pristine things are extremely clean or new. | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

    Jainism - Beliefs and Practices. Jainism is a very ancient world religion with a history of over years, which originated in the Indian subcontinent, like Hinduism and Buddhism. Although it has some similarities with both traditions, Jainism is different from them . JAINISM Books direct from India. Jainism is one of India's most precious and fascinating religions and its followers are living examples of a life of purity, sanctity and spirituality. Little is known outside of India about Jainism, and here at Vedic Books we give you the .

      ‎Jainism arose as a systematic response to human and animal violence by positing a radical alternative—the path of ahimsa or non-violence. Their argument is a simple but profound one. If we can lessen the pain and suffering of those around us why not choose that option instead of 4/5(1). 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. In fact, the householders are supposed to evolve to the monkhood in the later stages of life as was the case with the Hinduism in the Vedic Size: KB.


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About The Author Pristine Jainism book on 8th September, Shri S. Jain had his education at the then Government Herbert College, Kota. From to he worked as teacher (Maths) in the then Govt. Girls Inter College, Kota and Govt. High School, Bhawanimandi. Selected by Rajasthan Public Service Commission he had his Forestry Training at Forest Research Institute & Colleges in and.

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