Posted: 11.05.2013
 
Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften Institut für Kultur- und Geistesgeschichte Asiens Piotr Balcerowicz The Beginnings of Jainism and Ājīvikism Datum: Mo., 13. Mai, 17 Uhr Ort: Institut für Kultur- und Geistesgeschichte Asiens , Seminarraum 1 Apostelgasse 23, 1030 Wien Organisation: Ernst Prets (IKGA) Thema/ Topic There is some evidence that the beginnings of Jainism could not be properly...
Posted: 22.09.2011
By Hermann Jacobi
The paper by Hermann Jacobi was published in Indian Antiquary (Vol. 9, 1880, pp. 158-163). In terms of research history this essay is of special importance since the author accentuates Jainism as an independent religion instead of a Buddhist heresy, as it was described by many contemporary scholars. On Mahāvīra and his Predecessors [158] In the Indian Antiquary, vol. VIII, p. 311, a paper on the Six Tirthakas...
Posted: 14.11.2009
By Bal Patil
The Jains scattered across Tamil Nadu are originally from Mysore, senior writer Ham Pa Nagarajaiah said on Tuesday. Some of the manuscripts published in TN recently have traced the origins of the community settled there to Mysore, which, he said, is being discussed in academic circles. Speaking after inaugurating a day-long meet on Jainology hosted by the University of Mysore, Hampana stated: some 89...
Posted: 12.11.2009
 
MYSORE (TOI): The Jains scattered across Tamil Nadu are originally from Mysore, senior writer Ham Pa Nagarajaiah said on Tuesday. Some of the manuscripts published in TN recently have traced the origins of the community settled there to Mysore, which, he said, is being discussed in academic circles. Speaking after inaugurating a day-long meet on Jainology hosted by the University of Mysore, Hampana stated: some...

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