Glossary

Samavasaraṇa
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TermSamavasaraṇa
Alternative TermsUniversal Gathering, universal gatherings, universal assembly, universal assemblies, Samavasaraṇas
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Literally, Sanskrit for 'universal gathering'. A holy assembly led by a Jina where he preaches to all – human beings, animals and deities alike – after he has become omniscient. In this universal gathering, natural enemies are at peace.

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