Monsoons in India are traditionally understood to be the four months of rain that visits this subtropical part of the world.
Diksha, in India, refers to the ceremony of formal initiation into a tradition. In Jainism, diksha is the ceremony through which a lay person becomes an ascetic, and adopts several vows which they are expected to follow throughout the course of…
Early in April, we were talking to various people to find different voices on Jainism. We found our mark through a number of coincidences and approximations
If we’d met them in any other circumstances, it would have been difficult for us to picture Neha and Bineeta as novice ascetics.
Ranakpur is a village located between Jodhpur and Udaipur. The marble Jain temple in Ranakpur, dedicated to Rishabhdev and built in the fifteenth century CE, is one of the most marvellous temples in India.