I have pleasure in
presenting the second edition of the Jaina View of Life. I am greatful to
the scholars of the Jaina Studies for their kind appreciation. In this
edition I have revised some portions of the papers included in the first
edition. I have added the following papers in this edition � 1. Right
understanding � some hurdels, published in studies in Indian Philosophy (L.D.
Institute of Indology, Ahmedabad 1981) and 2. Jaina Mysticism published in
the procedings of the Indian Philosophical Congress 1961 - 1965.
I am greatful to
The Jaina Samskrit Samrakshaka Sangha, Solapur for having got the book
published in the second edition. I sincerely thank M/s. Manohar Printing
Press, Dharavad specially Shri Ravi Akalwadi, for the dareful and fine
printing of the book.
T. G. Kalghati
Ret. Professor of Jainology and Prakrits
University of Mysore.