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Jain History and Sects

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Digambar
"Sky-clad"
Shvetambar
"White-clad"
Acharyas
Leaders of Jain Sangh after Bhagwan Mahavir
Bhadrabahu Swami
Acharya who led migration south around 3rd century BC
Sthulibhadra Swami
Acharya who led monks who stayed in north during famine
Agam Sutras
Teachings of Mahavir Swami compiled by disciples
Ganadhars
Disciples of Bhagwan Mahavir
Lonka Shah
Reformer who laid foundation of Sthanakvasi Sect
Sthanakvasi
Sect of Jainism with no worship of idols (Puja)
Akbar
Mughal emperor who banned slaughter during Paryushan
Heervijaysuri
Jain Acharya who taught Emperor Akbar
Bahubali
57 foot tall statue in Karnataka
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