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Jainism
Jainism
Mahavira
Image of Mahavira in Jain Temple
God
An ethical system of enlightenment practiced by about 6-milli…
Founder of modern Jainism. Lived from 599 to 527 BC. Consider…
There is no personal God in Jainism. The world operates by th…
Jainism
An ethical system of enlightenment practiced by about 6-milli…
Mahavira
Founder of modern Jainism. Lived from 599 to 527 BC. Consider…
11 terms
Jainism
Tirthankara
Mahavira
What is the core essence of Jainism?
Ahisma
a person who has conquered saṃsāra (the cycle of death and re…
Man who gave Jainism its present form was the 24th Tirthankara.
Concern for the welfare of every being in the universe and fo…
Non-Violence
Tirthankara
a person who has conquered saṃsāra (the cycle of death and re…
Mahavira
Man who gave Jainism its present form was the 24th Tirthankara.
51 terms
jainism
ajiva
anuvrata
arhat
jina
Ajiva (Sanskrit) is anything that has no soul or life, the po…
Five vows modelled on the great vows of the renouncers but mo…
Arhat, ( Sanskrit: "one who is worthy") , Pali arahant, in Bu…
A human being who has conquered all inner passions like attac…
ajiva
Ajiva (Sanskrit) is anything that has no soul or life, the po…
anuvrata
Five vows modelled on the great vows of the renouncers but mo…
40 terms
Jainism
Jainism
Mahavira
Image of Mahavira in Jain Temple
God
An ethical system of enlightenment practiced by about 6-milli…
Founder of modern Jainism. Lived from 599 to 527 BC. Consider…
There is no personal God in Jainism. The world operates by th…
Jainism
An ethical system of enlightenment practiced by about 6-milli…
Mahavira
Founder of modern Jainism. Lived from 599 to 527 BC. Consider…
9 terms
Jainism
term for followers of Jainism
key Jain symbol
key Jain leader/tirthankara
ahimsa
Jains
open palm
Mahavira
non-violence
term for followers of Jainism
Jains
key Jain symbol
open palm
jainism
jinas
mahavira
Tirthankaras
Arhat in Jainism
-the victors and conquerors... -the highest expression of the ja…
those who teach the path to eternal success/ happiness
builder of bridge between life and death;... samsara
one who has perfected jaina ideals and is free from samsara.…
jinas
-the victors and conquerors... -the highest expression of the ja…
mahavira
those who teach the path to eternal success/ happiness
Jainism
Ahisma
Anekantwad
Aparigraha
Digambara
Non-violence
The Jain principle of manifold aspects of the truth.
Non-hoarding
"Sky-clad"; a member of the Jain sect in which monks ideally…
Ahisma
Non-violence
Anekantwad
The Jain principle of manifold aspects of the truth.
53 terms
Jainism
To a jain, Ahimsa means
the last tirthankara was known as
The Jain holy death achieved by fastin…
What is it that keeps us being reborn
not harming/nonviolence
Mahavira
sallekhana
karma
To a jain, Ahimsa means
not harming/nonviolence
the last tirthankara was known as
Mahavira
22 terms
Jainism
The Shramana Revolution
Origins of Jainism
Jain Ethics
Ajiva
Shifted hinduism into a focus on the self
Mahavara the Jina shifted to detachment
Nonviolence, Non possessiveness, openmindeness
matter without soul or life
The Shramana Revolution
Shifted hinduism into a focus on the self
Origins of Jainism
Mahavara the Jina shifted to detachment
13 terms
Jainism
Mahavira
ascetic life
ahimsa
moksha
1. second son of wealthy Indian ruler (rajah)... -member of ksha…
renounce normal pleasures... -no possession: including clothes-t…
The central Jain belief is an agreement to avoid physical vio…
release from bonds of rebirth
Mahavira
1. second son of wealthy Indian ruler (rajah)... -member of ksha…
ascetic life
renounce normal pleasures... -no possession: including clothes-t…
12 terms
Jainism
Jina
Jaina
Mahavira
jiva
conquerors, leader. A word to describe the 24 ascetic prophte…
Follower of Jainism
Born in Bihar, mom had auspicious dreams while pregnant, had…
The immortal soul of a living being which survives physical d…
Jina
conquerors, leader. A word to describe the 24 ascetic prophte…
Jaina
Follower of Jainism
16 terms
Jainism
Jina
Tirthankaras
Ahimsa
Mahavira
Conqueror. Winning victory over desire and attachment. A jiva…
24 teachers. Crossing finders or markers. Finding ways to cro…
Non-injury. Not allowed to hurt any living thing, including p…
Great man or hero. Nataputta Vardhamana became one.
Jina
Conqueror. Winning victory over desire and attachment. A jiva…
Tirthankaras
24 teachers. Crossing finders or markers. Finding ways to cro…
22 terms
Jainism
Types of Karma
Jina
Tirthankara
Kevalin
Obscure knowledge, obscured perception, obstruct energy, and…
Are also called Tirthankaras whose teachings constitutes brid…
24 of them (followers of Jinas), ford builders/bridge builder…
Perfected souls. Purified Soul. Free from Karma.
Types of Karma
Obscure knowledge, obscured perception, obstruct energy, and…
Jina
Are also called Tirthankaras whose teachings constitutes brid…
10 terms
Jainism
Tirthankaras
Mahavira
"Sky-Clad"
"White-clad"
prophets/messengers
messenger- contemporary of Siddhartha who rejected his royal…
followed old ways
adopted new interpretation
Tirthankaras
prophets/messengers
Mahavira
messenger- contemporary of Siddhartha who rejected his royal…
21 terms
Jainism
ahimsa
ajiva
dana
Digambara
both the avoidance of violence toward other life forms and an…
nonliving components of the Jain universe: space, time, motio…
ritual of giving
the second largest Jain sect, whose monks go about naked so a…
ahimsa
both the avoidance of violence toward other life forms and an…
ajiva
nonliving components of the Jain universe: space, time, motio…
17 terms
Jainism
Karma
Asceticism
Jina
Tirthenkaras
Cause & effect
Self-denial
Conqueror of the human condition
Makers of the river crossing, those who have conquered
Karma
Cause & effect
Asceticism
Self-denial
5 terms
Jainism
Jainism
Mahavira
The 4 Principles
Nonviolence
Based on a man named Maharia
Born in the kshatriyas group ... Gave up his luxury... Became a monk
Injure no life... Do not steal... Tell the truth ... Own no property
The avoidance of violent actions ( not harming somebody )... Jai…
Jainism
Based on a man named Maharia
Mahavira
Born in the kshatriyas group ... Gave up his luxury... Became a monk
8 terms
Jainism
Jain
Tirtham Karas
Lion
Ahimsa
follower of the Victor
Ford-finders, warriors, great ones, 24 of them. Pushing acros…
lordly strength
non violence
Jain
follower of the Victor
Tirtham Karas
Ford-finders, warriors, great ones, 24 of them. Pushing acros…
17 terms
Jainism
Jive
Ajiva
Digambra
Svetambara
eternal soul. Category of living beings. Can save itself by d…
nonliving components of the universe, like space, time, matter.
Sect that rejects clothing as part of the attachment to socie…
Largest Jain sect, monks and nuns wear white robes
Jive
eternal soul. Category of living beings. Can save itself by d…
Ajiva
nonliving components of the universe, like space, time, matter.
Jainism
Jainism
Loka
Siddhas
Sutra
the peaceful liberators
the symbol - nature and universe
liberated soul
sacred text
Jainism
the peaceful liberators
Loka
the symbol - nature and universe
19 terms
Jainism
Mahavira
Kevala
Tirthankara
Ajiva
24th tirthankara that described the universe in detail throug…
enlightenment for Jains; soul becoming separated from the mat…
pure souls with no ajiva attached to them
nonliving; matter, space, time
Mahavira
24th tirthankara that described the universe in detail throug…
Kevala
enlightenment for Jains; soul becoming separated from the mat…
Jainism
Mahavira
The way off the wheel for Jains?
Ahimsa
Satya
The founder of Jainism
Right knowledge, right faith, right conduct.
Protect all life, and don't harm with words or thoughts, eith…
Speak truth, and don't lie
Mahavira
The founder of Jainism
The way off the wheel for Jains?
Right knowledge, right faith, right conduct.
72 terms
Jainism
The name jain derives from the word __…
"jina" means...
Founder of jainism
Jina, meaning victory, is a reference…
jina
victory
Mahavira
their founder
The name jain derives from the word __…
jina
"jina" means...
victory
13 terms
Jainism
When/where?
What does Jainism have in common with…
ahimsa
kevala
6th Century BCE-India
-Cyclical cosmology... -Karma... -Samsara... -nonviolence/ahimsa... -Goal…
central principle-must avoid harming fellow sentient creature…
enlightenment
When/where?
6th Century BCE-India
What does Jainism have in common with…
-Cyclical cosmology... -Karma... -Samsara... -nonviolence/ahimsa... -Goal…
21 terms
Jainism
ahimsa
ajivas
asceticism
Digambaras
the avoidance of violence & an active sense of compassion tow…
nonliving components of the universe (space, time, motion, re…
the renunciation of physical pleasures & worldly attachments…
second largest Jain sect whose monks are naked in order to ab…
ahimsa
the avoidance of violence & an active sense of compassion tow…
ajivas
nonliving components of the universe (space, time, motion, re…
Jainism
How many Jains are there?
Jains have the highest percentage of...
Who is the founder according to histor…
Who is the founder according to Jains?
6 million adherents, but influential in the culture of India
literacy
Mahavira (6th cent. BCE)... He rejected the Hindu religion of th…
Jainism/the world has no beginning... Mahavira revitalized it as…
How many Jains are there?
6 million adherents, but influential in the culture of India
Jains have the highest percentage of...
literacy
14 terms
Jainism
Mahavrata
Ahimsa
Satya
Asteya
Great Vow consisting of Ahimsa, Satya, Asteya, Brahmacharya,…
Non-violence
Truthfullness
not taking what is freely given
Mahavrata
Great Vow consisting of Ahimsa, Satya, Asteya, Brahmacharya,…
Ahimsa
Non-violence
14 terms
jainism
shvetambara
ajiva
jina
tirthankara
"white clad", a jain community which wears white robes
body, matter, lifeless things, evil in the universe
"conqueror", one who is perfect and has been victorious over…
"cross making," or jinx who helped others find their way
shvetambara
"white clad", a jain community which wears white robes
ajiva
body, matter, lifeless things, evil in the universe
10 terms
Jainism
Who is Mahavira?
The Jainists are Atheist which means...
Believed in the vow of ....
What is the Ascetic Path?
The great hero in which the religion is based on. Mahavira di…
No creator.
Non Violence.
Pulling hair out.
Who is Mahavira?
The great hero in which the religion is based on. Mahavira di…
The Jainists are Atheist which means...
No creator.
12 terms
Jainism
Jainism
Ahisma
Mahahavira (Great Hero)
Tirthankaras
a religion characterized by the high value it places on ahimsa
non violence
Contemporary of the Buddha
omniscient teacher who preaches the dharma
Jainism
a religion characterized by the high value it places on ahimsa
Ahisma
non violence
Jainism
Jinas
Tirthankaras
2 Commonalities with Hinduism
2 Commonalities with Buddhism
-teachers... -"conqueror"
-the great teachers, the jinas who first had to conquer samsa…
-karma... -reincarnation/rebirth
-ahimsa (nonharm)... -idea of nonattachment
Jinas
-teachers... -"conqueror"
Tirthankaras
-the great teachers, the jinas who first had to conquer samsa…
9 terms
What is Jainism
Jainism
Founder
First Tirthankara
Last Tirthankara
Science of Salvation
Four and Twenty Tirthankara
Rishabhdeva
Mahavira
Jainism
Science of Salvation
Founder
Four and Twenty Tirthankara
31 terms
Jainism
10 mil
Small but influential
Swastika
Good luck and fortune
There are _________ jains in the world
Is the religion small or large?
What is the symbol
What does the swastika represent
10 mil
There are _________ jains in the world
Small but influential
Is the religion small or large?
20 terms
Jainism
Jinas
there are____jinas
also called tirthankaras
2 commonalities Jainism has with Hindu…
achieved liberation and salvation
24
Jinas
Karma ... rebirth
Jinas
achieved liberation and salvation
there are____jinas
24
Jainism
T/F: ... Jainism can be traced to a singl…
T/F:... Tirthankaras only appear when the…
T/F:... Mahavira's early life is not unli…
T/F:... "Mahavira" literally means "great…
False
False
False
True
T/F: ... Jainism can be traced to a singl…
False
T/F:... Tirthankaras only appear when the…
False
Jainism
Approximately when did Jainism emerge?
Jainism is a protest of what aspects o…
Collectively, what are the "founders"…
Describe Mahavira and his ascetic prac…
Sixth century BCE
The Caste System and the many gods More than one lifetime is…
Tirthankaras, "Bridge Builders" "Crossing Builders"
He was particularly extreme, legend has it when boys lit a fi…
Approximately when did Jainism emerge?
Sixth century BCE
Jainism is a protest of what aspects o…
The Caste System and the many gods More than one lifetime is…
8 terms
Jainism
Jina
Mahavira
Jiva
Tirthankaras
Conqueror
Founder of Jainism
Soul
Ford-makers
Jina
Conqueror
Mahavira
Founder of Jainism
Jainism
jiva
ajiva
tirthankara
digambara
soul
matter
"the fordmakers" spiritual leaders
the sky clad (naked), more conservative and ascetic, woman ca…
jiva
soul
ajiva
matter
Jainism
Mahavira
Tirthankara
Jina
Karma in Jainism
24th jain who is considered the founder of Modern day Jainism
Appear in the world to teach the way of moksha... Dharma... Not a…
Teachers of Jainism... Teaching constitute bridges for crossing…
Karma is in actions rather than thoughts or good will
Mahavira
24th jain who is considered the founder of Modern day Jainism
Tirthankara
Appear in the world to teach the way of moksha... Dharma... Not a…
Jainism
Jainism means
Jinas
Tirthankaras
Jiva
followers of the Jinas, peaceful liberators
builders of the ford/ followers
they teach the way of release (another name for Jinas)
soul
Jainism means
followers of the Jinas, peaceful liberators
Jinas
builders of the ford/ followers
5 terms
Jainism
Heterodox
Swastika
gymnosophists
Jinas
Different belief than hindus because they deny vedas as ultim…
Symbol that takes form of an equilateral cross, considered sa…
Ancient indian philosophers who pursued asceticism to the poi…
Teacher of jainism
Heterodox
Different belief than hindus because they deny vedas as ultim…
Swastika
Symbol that takes form of an equilateral cross, considered sa…
16 terms
Jainism
mahavira
tirthankara's
jina
jiva
founder of jainism also known as Great Hero
ford maker
purified soul
human soul
mahavira
founder of jainism also known as Great Hero
tirthankara's
ford maker
6 terms
Jainism
Digambaras
Shvetambaras
Ahimsa
Jiva
conservative order; monks should be "sky-clad," or not wearin…
liberal order; monks can wear clothes; women can obtain relea…
total nonviolence; reverence for all living things
Jain word for soul
Digambaras
conservative order; monks should be "sky-clad," or not wearin…
Shvetambaras
liberal order; monks can wear clothes; women can obtain relea…
13 terms
Jainism
Jina
Mahavira
Parshva
Tirthankaras
meaning "conqueror" (the people are conquering their body)
- Nataputta Vardhamana... - "great hero"... - founder of Jainism... -…
- wandering ascetic ... -23rd Tirthankara
- "ford builders"... - help get to the other side of the metapho…
Jina
meaning "conqueror" (the people are conquering their body)
Mahavira
- Nataputta Vardhamana... - "great hero"... - founder of Jainism... -…
11 terms
Jainism
Agama
Ahimsa
Angas
Digambaras
original scriptures
nonviolence towards all living things
sacred Jain books
early Jaina sect with its own sacred scriptures; identified b…
Agama
original scriptures
Ahimsa
nonviolence towards all living things
Jainism
ahimsa, "nonviolence", "not desiring"
aijva
dana
digambara, "those whose garment is the…
both the avoidance of violence toward other life forms and an…
nonliving components of the Jain universe: space, time, motio…
ritual of giving
The second largest Jain sect, whose monks go about naked so a…
ahimsa, "nonviolence", "not desiring"
both the avoidance of violence toward other life forms and an…
aijva
nonliving components of the Jain universe: space, time, motio…
16 terms
Jainism
The '5 Great Vows'
Ahimsa
Anekantwad
Aparigraha
1. Ahimsa : Non - violence... 2. Brahmacharya: celibacy/sexual p…
non violence/non harm
non-absolutism, relativity; there is a plurality of views of…
non-attachment
The '5 Great Vows'
1. Ahimsa : Non - violence... 2. Brahmacharya: celibacy/sexual p…
Ahimsa
non violence/non harm
19 terms
Jainism
mahavira
three jain principles
most basic jainism principle
jina
founder of jainism 500 BCE
right faith right knowledge right conduct
non violence
conqueror
mahavira
founder of jainism 500 BCE
three jain principles
right faith right knowledge right conduct
Jainism
India, HInduism
ahimsa
ascetism
masks
Most Jains live in ______, the country where it originated as…
ahimsa characteristic: non-violence, which is called
characteristic: self-denial
To avoid doing harm to even the tiniest life forms, Jains oft…
India, HInduism
Most Jains live in ______, the country where it originated as…
ahimsa
ahimsa characteristic: non-violence, which is called
18 terms
Jainism
Ahimsa
Mahaavrata
Satya
Asteya
nonviolence
the great vow
Truthfulness
Not taking what is freely given
Ahimsa
nonviolence
Mahaavrata
the great vow
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