Uvaṅga

Published: 12.11.2010
Updated: 21.07.2015
Alias(es)
Uvanga, Uvangas, Uvaṅgas

Prakrit: उवङ्ग (uvaṅga), Sanskrit: उपाङ्ग (upāṅga) "additional limb".

The canonical scriptures (Āgamas) of the Śvetāmbara Jains fall into the categories of Aṅgas and Uvaṅgas. To every Aṅga a subsidiary Uvaṅga is associated.
See also:
  • Jain Agam Literature

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  1. Agam
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  4. Jain Agam Literature
  5. Prakrit
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  8. Āgamas
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