CONTENTS

INTRODUCTION              

UMASVATI VACAKA’S PRASAMARATIPRAKARANA-A STUDY            

1.  LIFE: FAMILY, CASTE, DATE, SECT AND WORKS

2.  PRASAMARATIPRAKARANA IS A WORK OF UMASVATI

3.  SUMMARY OF PRASAMARATI           

4.  COMMENTARIES ON PRASAMARATI PRAKARANA                  

5.  ETHICAL ASPECT OF PRASAMARATI PRAKARANA:                     

    A.   ACARA OF THE SADHUS (MONKS)                

    B.  ACARA OF THE HOUSEHOLDERS   

6.  PHILOSOPHICAL ASPECT OF PRASAMARATI PRAKARANA:                     

7.  COMPARISON BETWEEN TATTVARTHADHIGAMASUTRA AND PRASAMARATIPRAKRANA.                     

8.  COMPARISON OF PRASAMARATIPRAKARANA WITH JAINA AGAMAS101 AND SOME NON-JAINA WORKS      

9.  CRITICAL REMARKS ON PRASAMARATIPRAKRANA                

Prashmartiprakranam l              

Ath Shastrasya Pithbandhah: ll1ll             

1.  Introduction              

Ath ksaydhikar: ll2ll             

2.  On Passions

Ath ragadhyadhikar: ll3ll       

3.  On Attachment                

Ath Karmadhikar: ll4ll             

4.  On Karma     

Ath karnarthadhikardvayam: ll5-6ll       

5-6.  On Cause of Birth and Death     

Ath Madsthanadhikar: ll7ll    

7.  On Pride                

Ath Aacharadhikar: ll8ll         

Ath Bhavanadhikar: ll9ll       

On Reflection                

Ath Dharmadhikar: ll10ll       

On religious Virtues   

Ath kathadhikar: ll11ll           

On Religious Stories    

Ath Jivadhikar: ll12ll           

On Soul  

Ath Upyogadhikar: ll13ll       

On Consciousness          

Ath Bhavadhikar: ll14ll           

On States of Soul   

Ath Sadvidhdrvyadhikar: ll15ll                     

On Six Substances                

Ath Charanadhikar: ll16ll    

On Code of Conduct 

Ath Shiladgadhikar: ll17ll    

Ath Dhyanddhikar: ll18ll        

On Meditation                

Ath Shrenyadhikar: ll19ll       

On Sreni 

Ath Samuddhatadhikar: ll20ll                     

On Samudghata              

Ath Yognirodhadhikar: ll21ll 

On Yognirodha                

Ath Shivgamanvidhanphaladhikar: ll22ll    

Description of the path of Liberation and Fruits                

Appendix

 

 

 

Introduction

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