Contents: Prastavana,A review,Introduction to the first Hindi edition,Chapter I Mahavira and Buddha,Chapter II Contemporary Religious Teachers,Chapter III Gosalaka, Chapter IV Chronology,Chapter V Previous Births,Chapter VI Birth and Initiation,Chapter VII Spiritual Exertions,Chapter VIII Hardship and Forbearance,Chapter IX Omniscience and Enlightenment,Chapter X The Monastic Order and Its Expansion,Chapter XI Monks and Nuns,Chapter XII Leading Followers(Upasakas),Chapter XIII Defiant disciples,Chapter XIV Follower Kings,XV Liberation,Chapter XVI Wanderings and Monsoon Camps,Chapter XVII The Niganthas and Nigantha Nataputta In The Tripitakas,Chapter XVIII Codes and Books On Conduct And Discipline,Appendix I, Appendix II, Literary Gems By The Same Author.
New. pp. xv + 140 + , Figures The publication of this book is a prelude to the Encyclopaedia of Jainism that the Jain Vishva Bharti is going to publish shortly. The treatment is historical and comparative throughout, giving, at the same time, a comprehensive and critical view of the topics selected for exposition. Really speaking the book contains rare and valuable information regarding the monastic order of the Jainas and its value is all the more enhanced when one finds oneself able to appreciate it among other systems of monastic order. The learned writers of this book have made a detailed and comparative survey of the field of study covered by the topic.
Contents: Introduction,Explanation of the mystery,Object of religion,Immortal life,All-embracing knowledge,Spiritual joy,Pure soul,The physical body,The desiring- Nafs,Renunciation,Creator,Transmigration of souls,Cow sacrifice.
(size-24.5x16cm),The treatise is complication of the answer given by the author Shri Nemi Chandra Siddhanta Chakravarti ,to the questions put to him by Raja Chamunda Raya ,asking him to enumerate the sub -class of body making Karma ,and to explain their existence ,bondage ,non-bondage and cessation of bondage with regards to the spiritual stages of souls in various conditions of life from the line completely undevelopable vegetable bodied soul ,to the fully developed rational five sense beings ISBN:8170193575 v+347 Yr. of Pub.1990 Hard Bound English
(Size: 22.5x14.5cms.), The object of all this travail is to purify the Soul, to evolve it to its inherent perfection, to remove all the possible Karmic contaminations which obstruct the full and complete enjoyment and exercise of omni-science, and Omnipotence. And how to attain this end is the subject discussed in Karma Kanda, Parts I and II. (1927, Reprint 1991 , May-2003). ISBN:8170193796 255 Yr. of Pub.1990 Hard Bound Sanskrit-English