Glossary

Paṇḍit
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TermPaṇḍit
Alternative Termspandit, Pandits, Paṇḍits
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'Learned one' in Sanskrit and used originally for a Hindu brahmin scholar and teacher. Nowadays a Jain pandit is a scholar who has been educated traditionally and is expert in the sacred texts of at least one of the Jain sects.

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