Tag - Jainism


Divinity in Jainism

[hr] Jains do not believe in a God or gods in the way that many other religions do, but they do believe in divine (or at least perfect) beings who are worthy...


Significance of Mahaveer Jayanti

There is no simple answer to the question as to why we celebrate birth anniversaries. A hundred different answers could be thrown in. But rather than getting...


Ahimsa Paramo Dharmah

Mahavir, the 24th and last Tirthankara (Spiritual Teacher and Guide) of the Jains taught that: “There is no quality of soul more subtle than non-violence...