Aparigrahavada in Shravakachara

Posted: 14.07.2017
By Dr. Sneh Rani Jain
Ṣravakas are householders, leading their lives according to the code of conduct laid down in Jainism by the Jain ācāryas (acharyas), the leading ascetics. Almost thirty-five Jain ācāryas have written their codes of conduct for the laity. Not all Jain householders are śravakas, but all śravakas are Jains. They may be living in houses with their families and be well settled as a laity or may have taken...

Gandhian Jainism in Romania

Posted: 12.06.2017
By George Anca
Meeting Acharya Mahapragya in Rajamand (Rajasthan) during an International Conference on Peace and Noviolent Action organized by Anuvibha ('Small-vow Internatial Organsation') and listening to his Words, reading his books, and especially understanding, all the way through, what happens with one's mind, the actual Ahimsa path of transformation of heart and thus of mankind itself were among life term achievements...

JCA-NY - Jainism And Our Universe In Relation To Modern Science

Posted: 30.09.2008
Jain Center of America Scholar Lecture Series by Dr. Sneh Rani Jain, PhD Saturday - Oct 13, 2007 & Sunday - Oct 14, 2007 Join us for a detailed comparative analysis of Jain Philosophy with Modern Science

JCA-NY - Scholars Lecture Series - Jain Practice in Modern Life - Dr. Sneh Rani Jain, PhD - Sunday - Sept 21, 2008

Posted: 14.09.2008
Topics to be Covered: Jainism & Day to Day Living Jainism & Balanced Life Jainism & Physical/Mental Well Being Jainism & Ecology/Environment Lecturer: Brahmāchārinī Dr. Sneh Rani Jain Date & Time Sunday - September 21, 2008 11:00am - 1:00pm Lecture 1:00pm - 2:00pm Lunch [4th Flr] 2:00pm - 4:00pm Lecture 4:00pm - 5:00pm Q&A Session 5:00pm - 6:00pm light Snacks Place: Jain Center of America JCA Art...

Publisher's Note

Posted: 06.09.2008
Dr. Rudi Jansma is an eminent scholar. His study of Jainism is both extensive and deep. Indeed he has been devoted to this subject for almost two decades. His understanding of this religion found expression in his book Jainisme - Een introductie in the Dutch language. In fact this was the first book ever written or published on Jainism in The Netherlands. He has revised and enlarged the original book and...


Posted: 06.09.2008
The Jains are a small group of people who have hardly spread outside the borders of India. Outside India, few have even heard of them, even in circles of western intellectuals and "New Age" people. Even in the English language very little can be found about them, and then mostly in the form of publications which do not appeal to the general public. The purpose of this book is to make this beautiful religion...

Calender 2007-10

Posted: 31.10.2007
October 2007 on till Event Location Country Info 01 > Exhibition: The Art of Devotion Barcelona Spain Barcelona - Exhibition: The Art of Devotion - Until November 18, 2007 01 02 Jain Clippings In Indian History Udaipur India All India Terapanth Yuvak Parishad 02 - International Ahimsa Day - - 2nd October - International Ahimsa Day 02 04 13. Joint Conference Of Terapanth. Vikas Parishad And Terapanth. Amrit...