Warning COVID19 Delays: Please note we are accepting orders but please expect delays due to the impact of COVID19 on logistcs and procurement. All orders will be processed as soon as possible. Thank you for your understanding.
Vedic Books - Purveyors of fine Indological Books! MY ACCOUNT  MY CART  CHECKOUTVedic Books Sale 2011
LiveZilla Live Help
VEDIC BOOKS » RELIGIONS » JAINISM » The Scientific Foundations of Jainism MY ACCOUNT  |  MY CART  |  CHECKOUT
BOOK SEARCH
BROWSE
BROWSE
AGNIHOTRA
ARTS
ASTROLOGY
AYURVEDA
BIOGRAPHY
BUDDHISM
CHILDRENS BOOKS
COMMUNITIES
COOKING
DIARIES
DIVINATION
EDUCATION
ENVIRONMENT
FRANCAIS
GENERAL
GIFT VOUCHERS
HEALING
HINDI BOOKS
HISTORY
INSPIRATION
JYOTISH
LANGUAGES
MASTERS
MEDITATION
MUSIC
ORGANIC FARMING
PHILOSOPHY
PSYCHOLOGY
RELIGIONS
  SIKHISM
  BUDDHISM
  CHRISTIANITY
  DZOGCHEN
  HARE KRISHNA
  HINDUISM
  ISLAM
  JAINISM
  JUDAISM
  SUFISM
  THEOSOPHY
SANSKRIT
SPIRITUAL TEXTS
SPIRITUALITY
TANTRA
TIBETAN BUDDHISM
TRAVEL
VASTU
VEDANTA
VEDIC MATHEMATICS
VEGETARIANISM
WOMEN
YOGA
LATEST RELEASES
LATEST RELEASES  more
Hand Book of Perfumes with Formulations
Hand Book of Perfumes with Formulations
$75.49
$56.62
Affiliate Program
Affiliates

Join Now
Affiliate Log In
Affiliate Information
DAILY WISDOM

1

More wisdom...

QUICK INFO
About Us
Shipping Info
Vedic Books FAQ
Privacy Notice
Terms & Conditions
Contact Us
WE ACCEPT

The Scientific Foundations of Jainism

by K.V. Mardia

No customer reviews yet. ( Be the first )
$12.49 $9.37

Quantity:

In "The Scientific Foundations of Jainism" Prof. Mardia attempts to elucidate the point that Jainism is a science with religion. It brings together his attempts in a unified way. Four axioms are constructed which highlight the foundations of Jainism. For example, axiom 1 states that "The soul exists with karmic matter and it longs to be purified". These four axioms focus on the essence rather than on detail . After a very brief introduction to Jainism, the author introduces he axioms and discusses their theoretical and applied aspects and their plausibility in the modern context. The book presents Jaina logic together with present trends in scientific thinking and indicates how Jainism and modern science are related.

"Written by a modern thinker and a scientist with an international reputation in research and the dissemination of scientific knowledge, the Scientific Foundations of Jainism is valuable guide in understanding Jainism. Mardia refers to the Jain claim that one can see the whole truth of Jain science when one attains kevaljnana or infinite knowledge! His efforts to reveal to us the truth of Jain science in an understandable way provides a testimony to the vast amount of knowledge he must acquired through the diligent study of the literature on Jainism. The book will be of great value to Jains as well as non - Jains in understanding the emergence of a great religion to help us in seeking truth and understanding our existence and the purpose of life."

This book gives Jaina logic together with present trends in scientific thinking and indicates how Jainism and modern science are related. At many places a sharper scientific pictorial representation has been given. The study constructs four axioms which highlight the foundation of Jainism. It discusses the theoretical and applied aspects of these axioms and examines their plausibility in modern context.

The book includes a bibliography, glossary and an index. Wherever possible, a sharper scientific pictorial representation has been given, and very few original terms are used in the text so that the flow of the arguments is not hampered.

About the Author:

Professor Mardia has been the holder of the Chair of Applied Statistics at the University of Leeds since 1973. He is also Director of the Centre of Medical Imaging Research. Prof. Mardia is currently President of the Yorkshire Jain Foundation and Vice Chairman of the jain Academy. He has written several articles on Jainism in reputed ournals and was a founding editor of The Jain.





Detailed Product Info:

Title: The Scientific Foundations of Jainism
Author(s): K.V. Mardia
ISBN: 812080659X
Language: English
Help us to improve our product listings by updating product information.
Vedic Books Sales Rank:

Today: 4237
Yesterday: 4237
Vedic Books Product Explorer

Explore more books in Vedic Books > RELIGIONS > JAINISM
Vedic Books > RELIGIONS
What Do Customers Ultimately Buy After Viewing This Item?

Ashtanga Yoga: Practice and Philosophy 20% buy
Ashtanga Yoga: Practice and Philosophy
$54.49 $40.87
Rejuvenate with Kundalini Mantra Yoga 20% buy
Rejuvenate with Kundalini Mantra Yoga
$6.49 $4.87
Yoga for the West 20% buy
Yoga for the West
$4.95 $3.71
Eros, Consciousness and Kundalini 20% buy
Eros, Consciousness and Kundalini
$20.99 $15.74
Yoga for Men: Postures for Healthy, Stress-Free Living 20% buy
Yoga for Men: Postures for Healthy, Stress-Free Living
$18.99 $14.24
Write Review Reviews
SHOPPING CART  more
0 items
LOG IN
E-Mail Address:
Password:
Secure Log In
New User
Forgot Password?
TELL A FRIEND
 
Tell someone you know about this book.
RECENTLY VIEWED
The Scientific Foundations of Jainism
Kularnava Tantra
The Shalakya Tantra: Diseases of Eye, Head & E.N.T. (2 Vols., bound in One)
Yoga Taravali
Nama-Japa in the Yoga of Transformation
Kalidasa--The Loom of Time
Zero Budget Natural Farming - Five Layer Palekar's Model (Part I)
Aham Brahmasmi: I am That (Hindi Translation)
Vedic Mathematics : Teacher's Manual (Elementary level)
Vishwakarma Prakash
BOOK REVIEWS  more
Write ReviewWrite a review for this book!
ARTICLES

New Articles (0)
All Articles (326)
Aromatherapy (16)
Ayurveda (51)
Diet (22)
Green Building (3)
Green Gardening (9)
Jyotish (10)
Natural Energy (5)
Recycling (2)
Sacred Sites (6)
Saints of India (1)
Spiritual Insight (54)
Sustainability (7)
Vaastu (2)
Vedic Agnihotra (10)
Vedic Culture (22)
Vedic Jyotish (23)
Vedic Maths (6)
Vedic Teachings (27)
Vedic Vaastu (4)
Vegetarianism (12)
Water (5)
World Religions (15)
Yoga (13)
TESTIMONIALS

"I love your site!...
Read more...

Kurt


Subscribe to the Vedic Books Newsletter
Newsletter Sign-Up *Email: *Enter the code shown:
Join our Vedic Books family by subscribing to our newsletter and keeping up with divine wisdom from India.

Earn 5% commission simply by linking to Vedic Books !
Learn More about the Vedic Books Affiliates Program



Follow us on Twitter | Browse the Aisles | Search for a Book | Bestsellers | Specials | Latest Releases | Book of the Moment

Contact Us | Help | My Shopping Cart | My Account | Mailing List | Affiliate Program | Tell-a-Friend | Redeem Voucher | Sitemap | Products RSS Feed

Our International Sites: USA | United Kingdom | South Africa

You might also enjoy: Madanapalas | Agnihotra Direct | Ayurveda Direct | Panchakarma

Copyright 2003-2020, Vedic Books | Terms and Conditions