His doctrine was closely allied to Jainism, especially the Digambara sect, but was probably more extravagant and anti-social.
The beauty of Jainism finds its best expression in architecture.
One of the leading characteristics of Jainism is its love of life, even in its lowest manifestation.
Jainism, like every other heathen system, is an effort to earn salvation by labors and sacrifices of one's own.
It is a celebrated stronghold of Jainism, and here is another most splendid temple.
The organization into communities was made by Buddha2065 and, apparently contemporaneously, by Mahavira, the founder of Jainism.
But observation of Jainism as it exists to-day produces a quite different impression.
A striking feature of the world in which Jainism and Buddhism arose was the prevalence of confraternities or religious orders.
Some of the words from the Article, "Hinduisn and Jainism" contain stand-alone acute accents, which have been retained.
For Jainism individual souls are free, separate existences, whose essence is pure intelligence.