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Definition of Jains

Jain
Jain Jain, Jaina Jai"na, n. [Skr. Jaina, fr. Jina, a proper name, fr. jina victorious.] One of a numerous sect in British India, holding the tenets of Jainism.

Meaning of Jains from wikipedia

- Śvētāmbar Jains, and a form of sonic resonance by the Digambar Jains. The Śvētāmbars believe that they have preserved 45 of the 50 original Jain scriptures...
- and Jains. Jains believe nonviolence is the most essential religious duty for everyone (ahinsā paramo dharmaḥ, a statement often inscribed on Jain temples)...
- Jainism is India's sixth-largest religion and is practiced throughout India. Per the 2011 census, there are 4,451,753 Jains in the 1.21 billion po****tion...
- were Jains in the ancient period. The native Jains of Maharashtra today are endogamous communities and generally do not intermarry with the Jains who have...
- respect, etc. In Jainism, the siddhas represent the true goal of all human beings, their qualities are worshiped by the Jains. Jains agree with Hindus...
- believed to be Ardhamagadhi by the Śvētāmbara Jains, and a form of sonic resonance by the Digambara Jains. These then become coded into duvala samgagani...
- Conchsolutions.com. Retrieved 21 April 2012. Progressive Jains of India By Satish Kumar Jain, 1975, Shraman Sahitya Sansthan "Wine and wondering with...
- Tamil Jain is a microcommunity of around 85,000 (around 0.13% of the po****tion of Tamil Nadu), including both Tamil Jains and north Indian Jains settled...
- Jainism is a religion founded in ancient India. Jains trace their history through twenty-four tirthankara and revere Rishabhanatha as the first tirthankara...
- s****s to represent the interests of the native Jains of Maharashtra (Marathi Jains), Karnataka (Kannada Jains) and Goa. Cave temples Badami cave temples in...
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