Jain Statue. Photo by Julie Gutmanis. RELIGION IN SOUTH ASIA
A Selected Bibliography
Reference and Bibliographic Resources
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JAINISM IN SOUTH ASIA

Babb, Lawrence A. Absent Lord: Ascetics and Kings in a Jain Ritual Culture. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1996.

Bhattacharya, B.C. The Jaina Iconography. 2nd ed. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass, 1974.

Caillet, Collette, and Ravi Kumar. The Jain Cosmology. Basel: Ravi Kumar; New York: Harmony Books, 1981.

Carrithers, Michael, B., Caroline Humphrey, eds. The Assembly of Listeners: Jains in Society. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1991.

Chatterjee, Asim Kumar. A Comprehensive History of Jainism. Calcutta: Firma KLM, 1978-

Cort, John E., ed. Open Boundaries: Jain Community and Culture in Indian History. Albany: State University of New York, 1998.

Doshi, Saryu, ed. Masterpieces of Jain Painting. Bombay: Marg, 1985.

Dundas, Paul. The Jains. London: Routledge, 1992.

Ghosh, A., ed. Jaina Art and Architecture. New Delhi: Bharatiya Jnanpith, 1974-5.

Granoff, Phyllis, ed. The Clever Adulteress and Other Stories: A Treasury of Jain Literature. London: Mosaic, 1990.

Jain, Jyoti Prasad. Religion and Culture of the Jains. Delhi: Bharatiya Jnanpith, 1975.

Jain, Kailash Chand. Lord Mahavira and His Times. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass, 1974.

Jaini, Padmanabh S. The Jaina Path of Purification. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1979.

Matilal, Bimal Krishna. The Central Philosophy of Jainism (Anekanta-vada). Ahmedabad: L. D. Institute of Indology, 1981.

Roy, Ashim Kumar. A History of the Jainas. Delhi: Gitanjali, 1984.

Sangave, Vilas Adinath. Jaina Community: A Social Survey. 2nd ed. Bombay: Popular Prakashan, 1980.

Shah, Umakant Premanand. Studies in Jaina Art. Banaras: Jaina Cultural Research Society, 1955.

Tatia, Nathmal, trans., eds. Kerry Brown and Sima Sharma. Tattvartha Sutra [That Which Is]. San Francisco: HarperCollins, 1994.

Tiwari, Maruti Nandan Prasad. Elements of Jain Iconography. Varanasi: Indological Book House, 1983.

Williams, R. Jaina Yoga : A Survey of the Mediaeval Sravakacaras. London: Oxford University Press, 1963.

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