What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Indication of the term Jainism
Connection between the Jaina church of Pārıva and Mahāvīra 7
MAHAVIRA AND HIS TIMES
38 other sections not shown
according already ancient Anga appears authority become beginning believed belonged Bhadrabāhu Brahmans Buddha Buddhist Bühler called Candragupta canon capital caves century Charpentier clan Coming connected death Digambara division doctrines doubt dynasty early empire evidence existence fact faith father finally further give Gupta hand Hemacandra Hoernle Ibid important India influence inscription Jacobi Jaina Jaina church Jainism Jina Kalinga Kalpa-Sūtra Khāravela king known later learned less literature lived look Magadha Mahāvīra Mathura Maurya means mentioned monks Nanda nature North observes origin period possible present probably Raychaudhuri record reference regard reign religion religious remains remarked royal rule sacred scholars sculptures sect seems seen Smith soul sources successor sūt Svetāmbaras taken Taking tells temple thing Tirthankara tradition Vaiśāli whole