homework help in queens essay writing evaluation book college report do my assignments for me cis111 art analysis essay masters research thesis

sex movies

سكس عربي

arabic sex movies



سكس xxx

Tapa Gaccha

Published: 06.07.2011
Updated: 17.12.2012
Tapa Gacch, Tapā Gaccha

Tapa Gaccha

Tapa Gaccha is the largest and the most important of image-worshipping Shvetambara sects. In medieval times within Jainism a number of gacchas, sub-groups, grew among the Shvetambaras.

Tapa Gaccha was founded by Acharya Jagat Chandra Suri in Vikram Samvat 1285 (1228 AD). He was given the title of "Tapa" (i.e. the meditative one) by the ruler of Mewar. It was a branch of the Brihad gaccha founded by Udyotan Suri. Shri Vijayananda suri was responsible for reviving the wandering orders among the Svetambara monks. As a result of this reform, most Svetambara Jain monks today belong to the Tapa gachchha.


References are pages on which this term or individual has been marked. Select the list of references sorted by 'latest' (found on a page), 'alphabetical' or 'most used' (most frequent occurrence on a page).

Share this page on:
Page glossary
Some texts contain  footnotes  and  glossary  entries. To distinguish between them, the links have different colors.
  1. Acharya
  2. Gaccha
  3. Gachchha
  4. Jainism
  5. Mewar
  6. Shvetambara
  7. Svetambara
  8. Tapa
  9. Vikram Samvat
Page statistics
This page has been viewed 6403 times.
© 1997-2022 HereNow4U, Version 4.5
Contact us
Social Networking

HN4U Deutsche Version
Today's Counter: