Publication Summary

Publication information

Title
Doctrine of Karman in Jain Philosophy
Author
Helmuth von Glasenapp
Translator
G. Barry Gifford
Editor
Hiralal R. Kapadia
Publication details
Asian Humanities Press; 2003; Fremont, California, USA
Comments

Originally published in German by Otto Harrassowiz in 1915, in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany, under the title Die Lehre vom Karman in der Philosophie der Jainas, based on the author's PhD dissertation submitted to the University of Bonn the previous year.

Revised by the author, the English translation was first published in 1942 by Bai Vijibai Jivanlal Panalal Charity Fund in Bombay, Maharashtra, India

Jainworld.com provides the full text of the 1942 edition to read online or to download as a PDF.

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Articles

Theme Article
Principles Jain beliefs
Karma
Karma-prakr̥ti
Leśyā
Scales of Perfection

Manuscripts

Title Folio number
Karma-kāṇḍa with Persian commentary (MS. Wilson 262) All folios
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