15th Jaina Studies Workshop 2013 At SOAS ►Jaina Logic ►Programme

Published: 05.02.2013
Updated: 02.07.2015

15th Jaina Studies Workshop: Jaina Logic

Jaina Logic
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Date: 22 March 2013
9:00 AM

Finishes: 22 March 2013  
5:00 PM

Venue: Brunei Gallery       
Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Type of Event: Workshop

The full day workshop follows on from the lecture which is held on Thursday, 21 March.




9.00 Tea and Coffee

First Session: Jain perspectivism

9.15 Johannes Bronkhorst, University of Lausanne (Switzerland), Anekāntavāda, the Central Philosophy of Ājīvikism?
9.45 Masahiro Ueda, Kyoto University (Japan), Nikṣepa in Akalaṅka’s Works
10.15 Peter Flügel, SOAS University of London, Prolegomena to a Phenomenology of Jaina Time-Consciousness
10.45   Tea & Coffee

Second Session: Jain theory of pramāṇa

11.15 Dharmchand Jain, Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur (India), An Appraisal of Jaina Epistemology and Logic
11.45 Olle Qvarnström, University of Lund (Sweden), Haribhadrasūri on Sāṃkhya: Jain Criticism of Sāṃkhya Epistemology
12.15  Marie-Hélène Gorisse, University of Ghent (Belgium), Jain Theory of Inference in the Parīkṣāmukham
12.45 Group Photo
13.00  Lunch: Brunei Gallery Suite

Third Session: Jain theory of nayas

14.00 Anne Clavel, University of Lyon (France), Arthanayas and Śabdanayas: A Structural Analysis
14.30 Shahid Rahman, Université de Lille (France), On Kinds, Jain View-Points and the Constructions of their Predicates: Remarks on a Theory of Content
15.00 Tea & Coffee

Fourth Session: Jain theory of saptabhaṅgī

15.30 Fujinaga, Shin, Miyakonojo (Japan), Origin and Value of Saptabhaṅgī
16.00 Fabien Schang, Université de Lorraine, Nancy (France), A One-valued Logic for Non-One-Sidedness
16.30 Brief Break

Fifth Session: Oher lights on Jain epistemology

16.40 Jayandra Soni, Innsbruck (Austria), Prabhācandra’s Status in and Contribution to the History of Jaina Philosophical Speculation
17.10 Himal Trikha, University of Vienna (Austria), Kathañcit and other Key Terms of Jain Perspectivism in Vidyānandin's Satyaśāsanaparīkṣā
 17.40 Andrew More, Yale University (USA), The Logic of Legitimation of Jain Lay Life in Sūyagaḍaṃga 2.2 and the Uvavāiya
18.10 Final Remarks

Book of Abstracts


  • Free and open to all. 

Organiser: Centre of Jaina Studies, Centres & Programmes Office

Contact email: pf8[at]soas.ac.uk

Contact Tel: 020 7898 4776

Jaina Studies Workshop At SOAS
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  1. Akalaṅka
  2. Andrew More
  3. Anekāntavāda
  4. Anne Clavel
  5. Centre Of Jaina Studies
  6. Dharmchand Jain
  7. Fabien Schang
  8. Himal Trikha
  9. Innsbruck
  10. JAINA
  11. Jaina
  12. Jaina Studies Workshop At SOAS
  13. Jayandra Soni
  14. Jodhpur
  15. Johannes Bronkhorst
  16. London
  17. Lund
  18. Marie-Hélène Gorisse
  19. Masahiro Ueda
  20. Nayas
  21. Nikṣepa
  22. Olle Qvarnström
  23. Peter Flügel
  24. Pramāṇa
  25. SOAS
  26. Saptabhaṅgī
  27. Sāṃkhya
  28. University of Lund
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