Title Jainism and Indian Civilization (Culture and Civilization Series)
Book Condition New
Jacket Condition New
Publisher New Delhi, India Discovery Publishing House Pvt. Ltd. 2014
8171417965 / 9788171417964
Seller ID 106920
Civilization and culture is not only Ancient but it is also extensive and varied. Many races and peoples have contributed and enriched it. Its key note is Synthesis on the basis of eternal values. Thus the foundations of the two great ideals of Indian civilization - synthesis of Cultures and Spiritual regeneration of man have been truly laid, on which future structure of India`s culture and civilization has been raised. Aim of this series is to compile some perspectives of Indian civilization and culture. It infact, is a romance, telling tale of heroic men, women and their exploits. It is a whole literature in itself, containing code of life, Philosophy of social and Ethical Relations their speculative Thoughts and deeds on human problems that is hard to reval. Through such Creations alone the harmonies underlying true civilization and culture will one day reconcile the disorders of modern life. This common pool of literature on civilization and culture compiled in this series of volumes, it is hoped will enable the reader, Eastern and western, to understand and appreciate currents of World thoughts, as also the deeds and moments of the mind in India, which have a common urge and aspiration that is global prosperity, Happiness and peace. Contents, 1. Introduction 2. The Background of Jainism 3. History of Jainism 4. Fundamentals of Jainism 5. Jainism as Religious Movement 6. Philosophical Thought of Jainism 7. The Basic Doctrines of Jainism 8. Political Thought 9. Place of Jainism in Indian Thought 10. Jainism as Viewed by Annie Besant.Printed Pages: 232.
Jainism and Indian Civilization (Culture and Civilization Series) R.K. Pruthi