The book comprises tutorial lectures delivered on Jainism for common-folks (especially residents of North America) who are Jains but are not familiar with the history and tenets of Jainism. It will also be useful to those who are interested in the various aspects of Jainism in the various aspects of Jainism and its place in the history of Indian civilization.These lectures were delivered at a seminar on Jainism organized by the Jain Center of Central Ohio, Columbus on May 20-21, 1995, and were found thoroughly enjoyable, inspiring and educative by the young and elderly alike.
About the Author:
DR. SURENDER K. JAIN of Athens, OH, USA, has been serving on the Board of Directors of JAINA since 1992. He is a member of the Jain Academic Foundation of North America and Secretary of Mahavir World Vision, Inc. Dr. Jain was a senior Fulbright scholar under the (US) Fulbright Program during 1991-92 and 1995-96 and is a Professor of Mathematics at Ohio University Since 1970.REVIEWS: All lectures are highly informative and are useful to scholars as well as common people to understand the history and basic tenets of Jainism. DULI CHAND JAIN