Essays in Jaina philosophy and religion


Published by Motilal Banarsidass Publishers in Delhi .
Written in

  • Jaina philosophy -- Congresses.,
  • Jainism -- Congresses.

  • About the Edition

    Contributed papers presented at seminar held at Warsaw University, Poland, 8-9 September, 2000.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesCaturaranayacakram
    Statementedited by Piotr Balcerowicz.
    SeriesWarsaw Indological studies ;, v. 2, Lala Sundarlal Jain research series ;, v. 20, Lala Sunder Lal Jain research series ;, v. 20.
    ContributionsBalcerowicz, Piotr., Uniwersytet Warszawski.
    LC ClassificationsB162.5 .I57 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination306 p. ;
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3333501M
    ISBN 108120819772
    LC Control Number2004312583

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