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श्री सुधासागर जी पूजन

 स्थापन. Lyrics - sulabh jain सुधा सागर जी की मंगल वाणी का हम सब गुणगान करेनतमस्तक होकर मुनिवर को बारम्बार प्रणाम करेतीर्थो के हैं वो उद्धारक जिनवाणी के है वो लालशरण मे जो भी इनकी आता हो जाता उसका कल्याण1. जब जब मुनि पुंगब के पग को जल से धोया जाता है वो ही जल पैरो को छूकर गंधोदक बन जाता हैविद्यासिंधु के शिष्य कहाये गुरु का रोसन नाम कियागुरु का...

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Anger Management - According to Jainism

 Anger Management - According to Jainism Anger is an emotion ,in which a person make a psychological interpretation of having been offended , wronged, or denied. A person may react to his anger in active or passive way. Active way being a person becomes angry spontaneously and then soon after that calms down. Example if a person breaks your fa...

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Jain Rituals

Jain rituals play a prominent part in Jainism. A ritual "is a stereotyped sequence of activities involving gestures, words, and objects, performed in a sequestered place, and designed to influence preternatural entities or forces on behalf of the actors' goals and interests." Rituals can take place daily or more often. Different traditions of a com...

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The Jain Path In Life Part 2

 The Higher Stages of the Religious LifeWhilst it is quite possible to lead a religious life as a lay person complete devotion to religion involves giving up completely the concerns of ordinary life. In most religions we find groups of people, usually fairly small in numbers, who leave home and family and occupation to live dedicated lives as ...

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The Jain Path In Life Part 1

 The Religious Life of the Lay Man or WomanAs we have seen earlier, Mahavira started a fourfold organization of monks and nuns, who can follow his teachings to the utmost limit of human capability, and lay men and women who follow them within the limits of their everyday duties. All can achieve moksa but monks and nuns, because they have no at...

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Jainism In Indian History

 In the second chapter we traced the history of Jainism in its earlier centuries. The story is not complete for, even if we had much more space and time, historians are still only slowly unraveling the confused history of ancient India. In this chapter we shall sketch a few of the developments in Jainism in the history of India. Obviously we c...

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The Early Centuries of Jainism

Jainism is one of the oldest religions in the world, so old that we cannot with certainty date its beginnings. Jain tradition tells that Mahavira twenty-forth and last of the Tirthankara or Prophets of the current cycle of the time. Some of the stories about them are truly amazing and non- Jains are rarely convinced. They are credited with enormous...

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Doctrines of Jainism Part 2

 The Science of Religion (ii)The Jain scriptures and the writings of Jain scholars over many centuries right up to the present day have examined the puzzling question of the nature of the universe. Modern science has taught us a lot about the solar system and the great systems of stars beyond. At the other extreme, scientists have investigated...

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Doctrines of Jainism Part 1

The Science of Religion (i)Let us start with karma. (Do not be put off by the fact that some of these terms are not familiar in plain everyday English: every science has its own technical words, and the science of religion is no exception.) Karma just means actions, or deeds. When we talk about the 'law of karma' all we mean is that a person's phys...

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Jainism: What Is The Difference?

Priya: Ma, Jainism teaches us nonviolence and vegetarianism. It teaches us to speak the truth. It tells us that anger, pride, deception and greed are violence of self. Such behavior also leads to violence of others. Is there any religion that does not agree with these ideas?Ma: Priya, you are right. Teachings of all religions are similar to the Jai...

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