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Escaping the World: Women Renouncers among Jains
Manisha Sethi
Journal or book or series
South Asian History & Culture series series editor David Washbrook, Boria Majumdar, Sharmistha Gooptu, Nalin Mehta; volume 8
Publication details
Routledge Taylor & Francis Group; 2011; London, UK and New Delhi, India

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Theme Article
People Women in the Jain tradition
Principles Jain beliefs
Practices Becoming a monk or nun
Mendicant lifestyle
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