Glossary

Ṛṣabha
Type of termDefinition
TermṚṣabha
Alternative TermsĀdinātha, Ādināth, First Lord, Ṛṣabh Dev, Ṛṣabhdeva, Ṛṣabh, Ṛṣabhanātha, Adinatha, Adinath, Rishabha, Rishabhdev, Rishabdev
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First Jina of the present age. His symbolic colour is gold and his emblem the ox or bull. There is little historical evidence of his existence. Jains believe that he established many social institutions, such as marriage and the caste system, and introduce crafts and agriculture to the people.

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