Glossary

Syād-vāda
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TermSyād-vāda
Alternative TermsSyādvāda, Assertion of Possibilities, Doctrine of Qualified Assertion
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'Doctrine of it might be’, which is similar to the notion of ‘in some respect'. The doctrine of qualified assertion is typical of Jain philosophy, which is meant to describe the multi-faceted nature of reality.

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