Understanding Jainism

JAIN VISHVA BHARATI INSTITUTE (Deemed University) LADNUN, RAJASTHAN, INDIA http://www.jvbi.ac.in Understanding Jainism THEORY AND PRACTICE July 23 to Aug. 12, 2013 Jain Vishva Bharati Institute (JVBI) : A Profile Jain Vishva Bharati Institute is a Institute of higher learning and research blended with spirituality, which came into existence in 1991. JVBI’s avowed aim is to […]


ขอเชิญทุกท่านเข้าร่วมฟังการบรรยายเรื่อง The Concept of Supreme Good in Jainism โดย Samani Charitra Prajna Vice Chancellor, Jain Vishva Bharati University, India วันศุกร์ที่ 17 สิงหาคมนี้ เวลา 10 – 12 น. ห้อง 705 อาคารบรมราชกุมารี คณะอักษรศาสตร์ จุฬาลงกรณ์มหาวิทยาลัย

Course on Jain Philosophy – Deadline Extended

Due to popular request, the deadline for application to the course on Jain philosophy at Chulalongkorn University has been extended. The new deadline is March 31, 2012. We are still accepting applications. Please refer to the earlier post on this topic for more information.

Jainism at Chula

Invitation for summer course in Jain Philosophy (Wed, 25 April – Sat, 12 May, 2012) Program: Social Consciousness & Jainism Buddhism and Jainism have a lot in common as both are contemporary religious of India belonging to the same Sramanik tradition. Both have much to share and learn from each other. Both complement and supplement […]

Buddhism and Culture

One thing that Lewis Lancaster talked about in his lecture at Berkeley (see here) is that Buddhism is a “portable” religion. This means that Buddhism was the first “global” religion which was followed by Christianity. The core or the essence of Buddhism is not tied up with any particular place, or a race of people. […]

Is it me that exist in the past lives?

Well, I used to be advised not to title a post (or an essay or a paper) with a question sentence, but somehow I could not resist it here. I kind of don’t agree with the advise anyway. Continuing from the previous posts about karma, it seems that there is something that is still left […]