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Source: archive.org: Anekanta Jaya Pataka of Haribhadra Suri

Dharmasvākhyātatattvabhāvanā (धर्मस्वाख्याततत्त्वभावना) refers to one of the twelve reflections (bhāvanā), as mentioned in the Anekāntajayapatākā-prakaraṇa, a Śvetāmbara Jain philosophical work written by Haribhadra Sūri.—[Cf. Vol. II, P. 223, ll. 22-25]—Dharmasvākhyātatattvabhāvanā refers to the reflection that—The fundamental principles of religion as expounded by the Tīrthaṅkaras, the tenfold dharma of the Jaina clergy and the eleven pratimās of the laity should be reflected upon. In Uttara (X, 18) we have “uttamadhammasui hu dullahā”.

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