Tattvartha Sutra ► 08 Bondage Of Karma - The Cause Of Transmigration ► 08.13

Posted: 08.07.2017

08.13 Uchchairnichaishcha

Audio:

Sanskrit:

उच्चैर्नीचैश्च।

Hindi:

उच्च और नीच गोत्र कर्म के दो भेद है।

 

08.13

English:

Gotra is of two categories, high and low.

Gotra Karma is of two categories. The Karma by virtue of which one is born in a noble, prosperous, cultural family is called Uchchagotra (high status); that by which one is bom in quarrelsome, poor, wretched family, is called Nichgotra (low status).

 

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Title: Tattvartha Sutra
Translation:
Manu Doshi
Commentary:
Manu Doshi
Publisher:
Federation of Jain Associations in North America & Shrut Ratnakar
Edition:
2007
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