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Question: How does Jainism differ from Hinduism? How did Hinduism influence Jainism?
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How does Jainism differ from Hinduism? How did Hinduism influence Jainism?
The clearest way to identify the differences between Jainism and Hinduism is in a T-Chart.
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Founder: Vardhamana Mahavira
Founded 6th Century
Guiding Principles: Non-Violence ("Ahimsa"); Non-Possession ("Apraigraha"); Non-Absolutism ("Anekanta")
Man is in charge of other living beings and should ...
This solution helps explain the differences between Jainism and Hinduism. It also discusses how Hinduism influences Jainism. It discusses differences with respect to the founder, guiding principles, scriptures and basic philosophies. The explanation is given in 335 words with a chart comparing Jainism and Hinduism.