The value of this Kosa is, indeed, incomparable. It has mainfold purposes. First of all, these quotations inform us the type of non-Jain texts that were utilised by the Jains. In order to build an edifice of Jain thought and ideas, these quotations will help record the development of Jain philosophycal ideas and concepts;and at the same time, the intellectual grows while meeting academic disputes.
The compiler-editor, Dr. Kamalesh Kumar Jain, Associate Professor at the BLII, is a double M.A. He worked as a UGC Research Associate at the Sampurnanand Sanskrit University Varanasi on the project. He has been working as a Research Associate at the BLII and also worked here as Dy. Director and Asstt. Professor, for three years.He is now enjoying the staus of Associate Professor at the Institute.