Glossary

Utsarpiṇī
Type of termDefinition
TermUtsarpiṇī
Alternative TermsUtsarpini, Progressive half-cycle of time, Ascending half-cycle of time, Progressive half cycle of time, Ascending half cycle of time
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The progressive or ascending half-cycle in the Jain conception of time. With the first half, the descending one – avasarpiṇī – it forms a complete cycle of time.

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