Glossary

Rajoharaṇa
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TermRajoharaṇa
Alternative Termscotton broom, cotton-thread broom, cotton brooms, cotton-thread brooms
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The cotton-thread broom used by some groups of Śvetāmbara ascetics to sweep the ground before sitting, for example, so no insects or small creatures are harmed by mistake. It is also used by lay Jains when performing certain rites.

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