Books in category Religion – Jainism

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    Святейший Патриарх Московский и всея Руси Кирилл

    Настоящий сборник, составленный из слов Святейшего Патриарха Кирилла, произнесенных им в разные годы архипастырского служения, …

  • The A to Z of Jainism

    The A to Z of Jainism
    Kristi L. Wiley

    This book provides an excellent introduction and overview to Jainism for scholars, students, and general readers.

  • Theocratic Democracy

    Theocratic Democracy
    Nachman Ben-Yehuda

    What is the nature of this cultural conflict and how is it managed? In Theocratic Democracy, Nachman Ben-Yehuda examines more than fifty years of media-reported unconventional and deviant behavior by members of the Haredi community.

  • God Owes Us Nothing

    God Owes Us Nothing
    Leszek Kolakowski

    God Owes Us Nothing reflects on the centuries-long debate in Christianity: how do we reconcile the existence of evil in the world with the goodness of an omnipotent God, and how does God's omnipotence relate to people's responsibility for …

  • Emerald City

    Emerald City
    Lawrence A. Babb

    Based on oral history, the book describes how the industry is organised, when & how it developed certain characteristic features & its evolving relationship with a changing social context.

  • Framing the Jina

    Framing the Jina
    John Cort

    John Cort explores the narratives by which the Jains have explained the presence of icons of Jinas (their enlightened and liberated teachers) that are worshiped and venerated in the hundreds of thousands of Jain temples throughout India.

  • El Jainismo

    El Jainismo
    Agustín Pániker

    He aquí la primera monografía en castellano dedicada a una milenaria tradición religiosa poco conocida fuera de la India: el jainismo.

  • Jainism A Guide for the Perplexed

    Jainism: A Guide for the Perplexed
    Sherry Fohr

    Jainism: A Guide for the Perplexed is a clear and thorough account of this fascinating tradition, explaining many basic Jain values, beliefs and practices in the same way they are taught to Jains themselves, through the medium of sacred …

  • Understanding Jainism

    Understanding Jainism
    L. Alan Babb

    As the only surviving examples of ancient India’s non-Vedic religious traditions, the two religions are often grouped together as ‘heterodoxies’, but this is to ignore deep differences between Jain and Buddhist beliefs and practices.

  • The Jewish Law Annual

    The Jewish Law Annual
    Bernard S. Jackson

    Jewish thought is presented as of great relevance to both the history of medical ethics and contemporary medico-legal issues. The volume concludes with a chronicle of Jewish Law in the State of Israel and a survey of recent literature.

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