by Helen M. Johnson | 1931 | 742,503 words
This is the English translation of the Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Charita (literally “The lives of the sixty-three illustrious People”), a Sanskrit epic poem written by Hemachandra in the twelfth century. The work relates the history and legends of important figures in the Jain faith. These 63 persons include: the twenty four tirthankaras , the t...
- Prakṛti (Nature).
- Sthiti (Duration).
- Anubhāga, or Anubhāva, or Rasa (Intensity).
- Pradeśa (Quantity).
See: Sthānāṅga 296, p. 220.