Journals Higher Education



Published: 21 January 2010

416 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195385021

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Framing the Jina

Narratives of Icons and Idols in Jain History

John Cort

  • Explores the narratives explaining the icons of Jinas (teachers) in Jain temples throughout India
  • Detailed studies of the most important pro- and anti-icon narratives