Jaina Relic Stūpas

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Flügel, Peter;
(2008)
  • Publisher: Centre of Jaina Studies SOAS
  • Subject: 1500 | 1000 | 8570

It is a common stereotype of textbooks on world religions that Jains never worshipped the remains of the Jinas, and consequently never developed a ritual culture parallel to the cult of relics in Buddhism. Apart from isolated myths and legends in canonical and medieval ... View more
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