I am very happy to see this book being re-published by a new publisher.
This is my second time reading the book and I highly recomend it to anyone who has an interest in the history of religions, or the philosophies of life.
I havent finished reading this book yet. but from what I have read so far, it is a great book.
This is one of my all time favourite books! One guy is whining that it isn't Jain enough, what he doesn't understand is that for a Westerner
this book cuts through all the... Read more
I got this book because being a Jain, I wanted to read more about Jainism.. History/philosophy etc. It just talks about some random stuff which I am sure even the non-Jains are... Read morePublished on February 29, 2012 by Anks
Well, it's an OK survey book, but I was put off by the author's co-opting Jain principles to rail on about non-vegetarians, the beef industry, and environmentalism. Read morePublished on May 1, 2003 by curt