Stūpa as Tīrtha: Jaina Monastic Funerary Monuments

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Flügel, Peter;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Centre of Jaina Studies, SOAS
  • Subject: 1500 | 8570

One of the principal findings of recent research at SOAS on Jaina rituals of death is that in addition to temples relic stūpas serve as alternative destinations for pilgrimage across almost the entire Jaina sectarian spectrum. The report points out some of the character... View more
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