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The Pravacana-sara of Kund-Kund with the commentary Tattva-dipika
by Amrtacandra Suri
English translation by Barend Faddegon

The ancient writer Kunda-kunda is regarded as one of the greatest Jaina teachers (acarya) of all time. He is famous for writing essential works called sara, "essence"; e.g., the Pancastikaya-sara, the Samaya-sara, and the Pravacana-sara. His Pravacana-sara, "Essence of the Scripture or Doctrine," summarizes the doctrines of the early Jaina scriptures. Like many Indian philosophical writings, it consists of relatively brief verses, requiring a commentary to be fully understood. This book includes a complete translation of the commentary by Amrtacandra Suri, one of the only such commentaries yet translated into English. This is a fundamental work for studies on Jainism.

1935 (Reprint Edition)
241 pp.. Index.
ISBN: 978-0-89581-984-0
$30 - Softcover
$24 - eBook 
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