Introducing World Religions

A Christian Engagement


4. Jainism

Video from Charles E. Farhadian

Chapter 4 Further Reading

Babb, Lawrence A. Absent Lord: Ascetics and Kings in a Jain Ritual Culture. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1996.

Chapple, Christopher Key, ed. Jainism and Ecology: Nonviolence in the Web of Life. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass, 2006.

Dundas. Paul. The Jains. New York: Routledge, 2002.

Granoff, Phyllis, ed. The Forest of Thieves and the Magic Garden. New York: Penguin Classics, 2007.

Jacobi, Hermann, trans. Jaina Sutras. Richmond, UK: Curzon Press, 2001.

Long, Jeffery D. Jainism. New York: I. B. Tauris & Co., 2009.

Rankin, Aidan D., and Kanti V. Mardia. Living Jainism: An Ethical Science. Hants, UK: Mantra Books, 2013.

Shah, Bharat S. An Introduction to Jainism. New York: The Setubandh Publications, 2002.

Shanta, N. The Unknown Pilgrims: History, Spirituality, and Life of the Jaina Women Ascetics. Delhi: Sri Satguru Publications, 1997.

Tobias, Michael. Life Force: The World of Jainism. Fremont, CA: Jain Publishing Company. 1991.