In this handy book 'Motivating Thoughts of Mahavira', Dulichand Jain presents a selection of some of the finest aphorisms from the ancient Jaina texts. For easy comprehension, he has divided the sutras into topics, such as knowledge and conduct, conquest of passions, doctrine of karma, reflection and intuition, learning, meditation and righteousness. He has given a simple title for every single aphorism along with the reference number. It’s simple and lucid presentation will make it useful for the laypersons, students as well as scholars.
His articles are regularly published in leading magazines. A recipient of the 'Life Time Achievement Award' from the United Writers' Association in 1999, he has been honored by World Jain Confederation, Mumbai in December 2013. He has also received a Hon.
Doctorate in Philosophy from Washington University. He was invited by Federation of Jain Associations of North America to deliver two lectures at the Jaina Convention held in July 2001 at Chicago, USA. He is Chairman of Karuna International, Chennai; and also guides several reputed social cultural organization.
He was secretary of Research Foundation for Jainology and Jain Vidyashram at Chennai for fourteen years. He has received several eminent Awards.
Born on 1st November 1936, he lives with family at Chennai, India.
Book's Contents and Sample Pages
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