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Dravya - Samgraha (Volume 1) (The Sacred Books of the Jainas)

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This is a 1990 corrected reprint edition of the 1st Volume (published 1917) of the first Systematic Attempt in India to publish the The Sacred and Secular works of the Jainas with the Transscription in English.

The series opens with Dravya - Samgraha by Nemichandra Siddhanta-chakravartti, a brief but very useful to a beginner in his study of Jainism.

Their sacred works are divided into four classes and consists of (i)works which lay down rules of conduct, (ii) works in which an exposition of numerical sciences are given, (iii) works which by means of allegories and fables, (iv) and works which treat of Dravyas (substances) existing in and composing the universe.

The book has a dust jacket which is intact. The dust jacket shows some shelf wear and rubbing and has a couple of small tears. There is a name written on the front free end paper. Internally, the pages are clean and the binding is firm.

Item details

Author(s):
Ghoshal, Sarat Chandra
Condition:
Fine
Edition:
1st Reprint Edition 1990
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
555281990
Publisher:
Today & Tomorrow's Printers and Publishers
Title:
Dravya - Samgraha (Volume 1) (The Sacred Books of the Jainas)

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This is a 1990 corrected reprint edition of the 1st Volume (published 1917) of the first Systematic Attempt in India to publish the The Sacred and Secular works of the Jainas with the Transscription in English.

The series opens with Dravya - Samgraha by Nemichandra Siddhanta-chakravartti, a brief but very useful to a beginner in his study of Jainism.

Their sacred works are divided into four classes and consists of (i)works which lay down rules of conduct, (ii) works in which an exposition of numerical sciences are given, (iii) works which by means of allegories and fables, (iv) and works which treat of Dravyas (substances) existing in and composing the universe.

The book has a dust jacket which is intact. The dust jacket shows some shelf wear and rubbing and has a couple of small tears. There is a name written on the front free end paper. Internally, the pages are clean and the binding is firm.

Author(s):
Ghoshal, Sarat Chandra
Condition:
Fine
Edition:
1st Reprint Edition 1990
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
555281990
Publisher:
Today & Tomorrow's Printers and Publishers
Title:
Dravya - Samgraha (Volume 1) (The Sacred Books of the Jainas)

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