Published: 03.05.2011
Updated: 17.01.2012
Mahpatti, Muhpatti

muhpatti, mahpatti

A piece of white cloth covering the mouth, fixed by thin strings behind the ears.

10th Terapanth Acharya Mahaprajna wearing mouthpad.

Sthanakvasis and Terapanthis do so to protect [ahimsa] living beings in/of the air & around them from any injury or death due to their breathing and speech.


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