Glossary

Aloka-ākāśa
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TermAloka-ākāśa
Alternative Termsaloka ākāśa, Non World Space, Non-World-Space, Non-World space, aloka akasha, aloka akash
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To Jains the universe is composed of two types of space. Outside world space – loka-ākāśa – a vast but limited area, where the souls move through the cycle of birth is aloka-ākāśa. This is Non-World Space, which is endless and totally uninhabited.

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