Champaka-shreshthikathanaka, Champaka-śreṣṭhikathānaka: 1 definition


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General definition (in Jainism)

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Source: Google Books: Ancient India

Champaka-śreṣṭhikathānaka—(Jaina epic story) Together with Pāla-Gopāla-kathānaka; written by Jinakīrtisūri in the middle of the 15th century.

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Jainism is an Indian religion of Dharma whose doctrine revolves around harmlessness (ahimsa) towards every living being. The two major branches (Digambara and Svetambara) of Jainism stimulate self-control (or, shramana, ‘self-reliance’) and spiritual development through a path of peace for the soul to progess to the ultimate goal.

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