CSS Menu Style Css3Menu.com

Custom Search
 

Janism

 


Jainism was founded by Vardganaba Magavura. He believed that all living things had a soul. Jains who had become Magavura's followers believed that the only way to obtain eternal bliss was through asceticism and avoidance of all evil thoughts. Since every living creature possessed a soul, it was essential that one be a vegetarian. Non-violence became an essential characteristic of Jainism.