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  • Adityavara-katha

    Manuscript

    The manuscript A version of Gaṅgādāsa’s story of the ‘Sunday vow’, written in Gujarati in the Jain Devānāgarī script wi...

  • Banarasa-vilasa, Jain religious poetry

    Manuscript

    An anthology of Jain Digambara religious poetry. What is the manuscript? The Banārasī-vilāsa is a collection of philoso...

  • Jain diagram Two and a Half Continents, Adhai-dvip...

    Manuscript, Map

    Jains believe the universe is divided in three worlds: the heavens, the middle world and the hells. This is a traditiona...

  • Kalakacarya Katha; two sadhus

    Manuscript

    This manuscript of the Sanskrit version of the Kalaka legend was written in 'nagari' script in 1639 CE at Rajanagara, th...

  • Kalpasutra

    Manuscript, Illustration

    The manuscript Created in Rājanagara (modern Ahmedabad, India) and written on paper in clear Devanāgarī script, the manu...

  • Kalpasutra and Kalakacarya-katha

    Manuscript

    The manuscript This complete manuscript of the Kalpasūtra was made in Patan, Gujarat in the 15th century. It is a wonde...

  • Mahavira preaching from the Uttaradhyayana Sutra

    Manuscript

    The Uttaradhyayana Sutra is one of the most important sacred books of the Shvetambar Jains, who venerate its antiquity a...

  • Pratikramana vidhi

    Manuscript

    This manuscript of the 'Uttaradhyayana Sutra' was written in Prakrit prose and verse in the 16th century. The image show...

  • Sadavasyaka balavabodha

    Manuscript

    This anonymous Gujarati text of the 'Svetambara' Jain canon is written in Jain 'nagari' script. The manuscript is dated...

  • Samgrahaniratna

    Manuscript

    This manuscript contains a version of the work composed by the monk Śrīcandra in the 12th century, and is written in...

  • The Sukasapati or The seventy-two tales of the par...

    Manuscript

    The manuscript The Śukasapati (The seventy-two tales of the parrot) is a collection of stories originally written in San...

  • Uttaradhyayanasutra

    Manuscript

    The manuscript This paper manuscript was copied by Upadhyaya Harṣaratnaguru in Sīṁgamapura, Western India. The leaves ha...