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Jainism - Wikipedia
Jainism (/ ˈ dʒ eɪ n ɪ z əm /), traditionally known as Jain Dharma, is an ancient Indian religion. Followers of Jainism are called "Jains", a word derived from the Sanskrit word jina (victor) and connoting the path of victory in crossing over life's stream of rebirths through an ethical and spiritual life.
JAINISM - Religious Tolerance
Early History of Jain Dharma. Jainism traces its roots to a succession of 24 Jinas ("those who overcome", or conqueror) in ancient East India.The first Jina is traditionally believed to have been a giant who lived 8.4 million years ago.
Jainism | religion | Britannica.com
Jainism: Jainism, Indian religion teaching a path to spiritual purity and enlightenment through disciplined nonviolence (ahimsa, literally “noninjury”) to all living creatures.
BBC - Religion: Jainism
Guide to Jainism, an ancient Indian religion of harmlessness and renunciation, including worship, beliefs, Jain living and history.
Jain Texts. Jaina Sutras, Part I (Sacred Books of the East vol. 22) Translated from the Prakrit by Hermann Jacobi, 1884 Two Jain sacred texts, the Akaranga and Kalpa Sutras.
While Jainism does not believe in the concept of God as a creator, protector, and destroyer of the universe, the philosophical concepts of Utpäda, Vyaya, and Dhrauvya are consistent with the Trinity concepts of those religions believing in God.
Major Religions Ranked by Size - Adherents.com
This is a listing of the major religions of the world, ranked by number of adherents.
Jain Food Restrictions
All About Why Cant Jain Eat Certain Foods. Helps you solve all your queries.
Mahavira and Jainism by Sanderson Beck
BECK index Mahavira and Jainism Parshva Mahavira Jainism. This chapter has been published in the book INDIA & Southeast Asia to 1800. For ordering information, please click here.