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Jain Dharma

Jain Dharma Teaches

Jain Dharma Philosophy


Rejects the ritualistic content of the Vedas but does not necessarily deny their higher teachings.

Does not believe in existence of God as creator, sustainer and moral governer or the world.

Goal of life according to Jain dharma is to attain kevala (liberation) whereas in other Hindu philosophies the goal is moksha.

Both are similar, in that both emphasize trascending the world of names and forms to realize the truth.