Online Books: Top 10 (30.06.2014 - 07.07.2014)

Posted on: 30.09.2009
By Dr. Vidhyasagar Singh, Prof. Dr. Sohan Raj Tater
Intensive Commentary on Knowledge Concept (w.r.t. Eastern and Western Philosophy). In this book Commentary is written on knowledge concept defined in Eastern and Western Philosophies. Knowledge obtained from wisdom is considered undoubtful and true. Wisdom is essence of person’s mental life.
Posted on: 11.05.2004
By Acharya Mahaprajna
This concise but informative volume outlines and delineates some of the basic teachings of Mahavira as are relevant to the real understanding of economics. Economics is the science of economic prosperity and the limitation of wealth is the science of peace.
Posted on: 26.03.2010
By Jethalal S. Zaveri
For a practitioner of Preksha-dhyana, it is necessary to know the functions and characteristic activities of the human body and the roles played by them in health as well as diseases. This book provides an adequate understanding of the subject in an easy-to-read non-technical text. For convenience, it is divided into two parts. In the first part, an attempt has been made to provide a foundation of basic...
Posted on: 15.11.2010
By Acharya Tulsi
The consciousness of materialism produces attachment. As a householder it is impossible to give up completely a materialistic life. It is essential however to maintain a balance between the spiritual and societal. Spiritual awareness of even a few moments can help to reduce the intensity of attachment towards matter. A non-materialistic attitude is the consciousness of restraint and this consciousness increases...
Posted on: 18.11.2008
By Prof. Dr. Sohan Raj Tater
The term karma is derived from the root 'krñ karaṇe' by adding the suffix 'manin' to the root and the common meanings of the term are - action, worth doing, implementation, duty, act, profession, tendency etc. So whatever is done falls under the category karma. The term karma stands for two different meanings viz.; action and the subtle aggregates of the karmic matter. All types of movements whether physical...
Posted on: 15.08.2008
 
We are happy being able to present the book Jainism And The Temples Of Mount Abu And Ranakpur by Dix, Clermont & Surana with the kind permission of the publisher and the authors in considerable parts. Enjoy.
Posted on: 20.07.2012
By Dr. Kumarpal Desai
The volume comprises life stories of Sadhus, Sadhvis, Shravaks and Shravikas, the four pillars of Jain religion. They have been delineated in as authentic a manner as possible and in a very gripping style. They highlight the contribution of the great, heroic figures of Jain religion. The pen of Dr. Kumarpal Desai and the illustrations of artist Shri Ashok Shaha (Padma putra) have combined to enhance the value...
Posted on: 09.03.2014
By Dr. Mahavir Saran Jain
Bhagwaan Mahaveer Evam Jain Darshan The credit of doing English translation goes to Dr. Pradyumna Shah Singh , Department of Religious Studies, Punjabi University, Patiala (INDIA). The author expresses his gratitude to Dr. Pradyumna Shah Singh for his hard work and devotion in rendering translation. Chapters already translated into English:
Posted on: 06.12.2005
By Jethalal S. Zaveri, Prof. Muni Mahendra Kumar
Where did the universe come from and where is it going? Did it have a beginning? How and why did it begin? What happened before that? Will it come to an end, or not? Did anybody create the universe? Is it static and unchanging or dynamic and mutable? These and many other questions regarding space, time, animate and inanimate orders of existence have been before mankind ever since man became capable of thinking...
Posted on: 06.12.2010
By Dr. Andrea Luithle-Hardenberg, Dr. Arvind Kumar Singh, Dr. C.S. Vasudevan, Dr. Choodamani Nandagopal, Dr. Eva De Clercq, Dr. Geeta Mehta, Dr. Iravatham Mahadevan, Dr. Kokila Shah, Dr. Mahavir Raj Gelra, Dr. Nalini Joshi, Dr. Navneet Kumar Jain, Dr. Peter Flügel, Dr. Shanti Swaroop Sinha, Dr. phil. Gabriele R. Helmer, Eva-Maria Glasbrenner, Jérôme Petit, K.M. Suresh, Manish Modi, Prof. Dr. A. Ekambaranathan, Prof. Dr. Adelheid Mette, Prof. Dr. Aloka Parasher-Sen, Prof. Dr. D.N. Bhargava, Prof. Dr. Johannes Bronkhorst, Prof. Dr. John Cort, Prof. Dr. Kamal Chand Sogani, Prof. Dr. Klaus Bruhn, Prof. Dr. Maruti Nandan P. Tiwari, Prof. Dr. Nalini Balbir, Prof. Dr. Phyllis Granoff, Prof. Dr. Rajaram Jain, Prof. Dr. Ramprakash Poddar, Prof. Dr. Shrinivas Ritti, Prof. Dr. Willem Bollée, Prof. Sagarmal Jain
SVASTI - Essays in Honour of Prof. Hampa Nagarajaiah for his 75th birthday 2010. Edited by Prof.Dr. Nalini Balbir.

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