Publication Summary

Publication information

Title
Meru, Samavasaraṇa and Siṃhāsana: The Recurrence of Three-Tiered Structures in Jaina Cosmology, Mythology and Ritual
Author
Julia A. B. Hegewald
Editor
Gerd R. Mevissen, Gourishwar Bhattacharya, Mallar Mitra and Sutapa Sinha
Journal or book or series
Kalhar (White Water-Lily): Studies in Art, Iconography and Archaeology of India and Bangladesh – Professor Enamul Haque Felicitation Volume
Publication details
Kaveri Books; 2007; New Delhi, India
Comments

Pages 132 to 146

Used on JAINpedia

Articles

Theme Article
Principles Cycles of time
Images of the universe
Jain universe
Mathematics of the universe
The 'Three Worlds'
Writings on the universe
Practices Cycles of time

Manuscripts

Title Folio number
Aḍhāī-dvīpa (069.001) All folios
Aḍhāī-dvīpa (575181i) All folios
Aḍhāī-dvīpa (IS 6565) not applicable
Aḍhāī-dvīpa (Or. 13937) All folios
http://www.jainpedia.org/resources/publication-summary/bibliography/meru-samavasarana-and-simhasana.html - All text is © JAINpedia / Institute of Jainology 2020 under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 licence The Jain universe online at www.jainpedia.org

Unless images are explicitly stated as either public domain or licensed under a Creative Commons licence, all images are copyrighted. See individual images for details of copyright.