Wisdom Library Logo

Jainism Portal

Jainism Religion

Janaism is an Indian religion of peace. It's doctrine proclaims that every being has a soul with potential divine properties. The goal of Janaism is self-control, also called Shramana (self-reliant). Spiritual development is encouraged and as it provides a path of peace for the soul to progess to the ultimate goal. Souls are divided in two categories: liberated souls and souls attached to the world. Jains do not believe in creationism, instead they believe nature follows it's own laws.

Sort By:   title - Author - Date - Words

Overview of all Jainism books: