(iii) Samaiyas
(iv) Ganadharas
Choose the answer from the codes given below:
(a) i, ii and iii
(b) i, ii and iv
(c) i and iv
(d) ii and iv
Jainism shows a close affinity with Samkhya system of philosophy. Hence
the former was also called
(a) ajiva
(b) pudgala
(c) Syadvada
(d) Bhedavada
Mahavira discarded all clothing like
(a) Katyayana
(b) Parsvanatha
(c) Gosala
(d) Gautama Buddha
Consider the following statements about Jainism.
(i) The primary purpose of soul is its purification.
(ii) Purification can be achieved through knowledge.
(iii) Knowledge can be attained by praying to god.
(iv) Every mortal has the potential of becoming a tirthankara.
(a) i, ii and iii are true
(b) i, iii and iv are true
(c) i, ii and iv are true
(d) All are true
The fourteen Purvas, the textbooks of the old Jaina scriptures which
Mahavira himself taught to his ganadharas, were perfected by
(a) Sthulabhadra and Bhadrabahu
(b) Sambhutavijaya and Sthulabahu
(c) Bhadrabahu and Sambhutavijaya
(d) Sthulabhadra and Jameli
                                 of persons (pancha-paramasthins). Which is
The Jainas worship five kinds