The book explores the contribution of Jainism to Indian Culture.
The Jaina Literature, both sacred and secular, is indeed vast and varied. Like the Vedic Hindus and the Buddhists, the Jainas have contributed to the different branches of knowledge - Grammar, Poetics, Kosas, Metrics, Stories, Religion and so on.
Language and Literature, Religion, Philosophy and Ethics, Fine Arts and Sciences, History and Culture of India have inherited the rich culture of Jainism through long course of its development.
The book has a dust jacket which is price clipped. There is some rubbing and shelf wear to the dust jacket which also has a few minor tears. T~here is a previous owner's name written on the front free end paper. Internally, the pages are clean and the binding is firm.