Glossary

Detachment
Type of termDefinition
TermDetachment
Alternative Termsdetached
Replaced with-
Short Description-
Long Description

Not feeling attached to any things, people or emotions in the world, whether positive or negative. Jains believe that detachment from the world is necessary to progress spiritually towards the ultimate aim of freeing the soul from the cycle of rebirth.

Term Language-
http://www.jainpedia.org/resources/glossary.html?cHash=68784f3c519a00b54b5aa9907b5706f7&tx_contagged%5Bsource%5D=default&tx_contagged%5Buid%5D=1988 - All text is © JAINpedia / Institute of Jainology 2017 under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 licence The Jain universe online at www.jainpedia.org

Unless images are explicitly stated as either public domain or licensed under a Creative Commons licence, all images are copyrighted. See individual images for details of copyright.