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Document Type(s):Book
Book Title:Life Force: The World of Janiism
Author(s):Tobias, Michael
Religion(s):Jainism
Publisher Name:Asian Humanities Press
Place of Publication:Berkeley, Calif.
Date of Publication:1991
Annotation:Tobias describes how his encounter with Jains and their tradition in India affected his subsequent interactions with violence and suffering in the modern world. The close relationship between theology and praxis in Jainism is illustrated by Tobias’ treatment of aesthetics, ahimsa, discipline and restraint, animal abuse, and vegetarianism.
   
 
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