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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 309–324.
Published: 01 August 2022
... of Dhanapāla's friend and patron, the Paramāra king Bhōja. andrew.ollett@gmail.com Copyright © 2022 by Duke University Press 2022 Apabhramsha Dhanapāla Jainism Iconoclasm Mahmud of Ghazna Bhoja samarpaṇam This article is an attempt to implement four major lessons that I have learned...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 232–245.
Published: 01 August 2015
... Traditions in Question: Diaspora Jainism and the Environmental and Animal Liberation Movements.” In Ethical Life in South Asia , edited by Pandian Anand Ali Daud , 61 – 82 . Bloomington : Indiana University Press , 2010 . Pandian Anand Ali Daud , eds. Ethical Life in South Asia...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (2): 341–347.
Published: 01 August 2022
... of world-renouncing monks in worldly affairs.” 3 In later centuries, some authors elected to focus biographies on a single mendicant, and this genre blossomed after members of the Tapa Gaccha, a branch of Svetambara Jainism to which Bhanucandra and Siddhicandra belonged, established relations...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 294–309.
Published: 01 August 2015
... of Swami Dayanand Saraswati were finally ablaze. Since its initial publication seventy A years previously, Dayanand’s Satyarth Prakash (The Light of Truth) had been recognized as an emi- nently controversial text, brimming over with polemical attacks on Hinduism, Jainism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (2): 21–26.
Published: 01 August 1986
... by vernacular the ninth and tenth centuries was a reaction to the powerful speaking elites is a classical example of this type of viru- intellectual influences of Suddhism and Jainism. Some great lence. Critical social scientists must however ask the ques- Tamil works such as the Silappadikaram...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (1): 56–63.
Published: 01 May 1989
... location to receive and digest new ideas. In law degree, had many objections to the approach of the case of Gujarat, Hinduism was not even the domi- Gandhi and Congress to the issue of the Untouchables. nant religion; Jainism and Islam had widespread fol- Ambedkar saw the organization and education...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1989) 9 (2): 57–64.
Published: 01 August 1989
..., integrated. Anekanta-vada was developed in a milieu of and stagnation. But honest opinions fearlessly a multiple of rival currents of thoughts and views by followed - they are not sins. Jainism, a non...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (1): 151–161.
Published: 01 May 2017
... and technology. By making scientific duism or Buddhism. It occurs in Jainism, Islam, temper a constitutional duty of every Indian and Christianity, too. Another odd institutional ac- citizen, the state usurped science as the new tool cident in India is that some of the most sustained for bringing about social...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 511–522.
Published: 01 December 2012
... of Indian academic elite to displace, di use, and thus in- minority religions such as Buddhism, Jainism, tensify class, gender, and racial contradictions. Zoroastrianism, or Sikhism. Postcolonial stud- In the race politics of American academe and ies — that is, courses that focus on the victim...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1984) 4 (1): 45–60.
Published: 01 May 1984
... of industrialization and commercializationof the economy, the contemporary culture of Gujarat ismolded by the business tradition of charity, social welfarism, pragmatism and conciliation. Historically, Brahminism has never had a dominant cultural or political impact on Gujarat. Jainism and Islam have been far...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 169–182.
Published: 01 May 2012
..., there the veil has faced in the past — a statement that are shorter references to the tradition of veiling is definitely true with regard to German litera- in cultures as diverse as Jainism, South Asian ture and philosophy. In the Anglophone world...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 254–270.
Published: 01 August 2003
... people in Europe have written on the man- arose about Jainism, Saivism, and many other religious ner in which the heathen ought to be converted, but systems. This conforms to Foucault’s observation that there was no difficulty in this, as there was no one these subjugated knowledges have “historical...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (3): 584–602.
Published: 01 December 2022
..., demons, deities, saints, animals, and shape-shifting beings exist not just among tribes, but also among Dalits and upper-caste Hindus, the rural and the urban, and within Buddhism, Sikhism, Jainism, and Islam. These relational and non-dualist exchanges between humans and nonhumans, however, needn't...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1986) 6 (1): 3–16.
Published: 01 May 1986
... and were workers, they were workers for less wages than men, and they tho support for Buddhism and Jainism among tho Vaishya morchants and tho Shudra were struggling in addition with burdens of childcare and housework artisans in urban guilds (Thapar: chs...