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Basic Differences Between Jainism and Hinduism

What are the differences between Hinduism and Jainism?

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Attached is a document that will explain the basic differences between Hinduism and Jainism. I hope this helps with your understanding of the fundamental differences of these religions.

The basic differences between Jainism and Hinduism are in the areas of sacred texts, founders, deities and numbers of adherents.

Jainism does not have a renowned sacred text. While its founder is considered to be Vardhamana, later called Mahavira, and there is no major text ...

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There are basic differences between the Indian religions of Hinudism and Jainism in the areas of founders, deities, sacred texts and adherents.