National Seminar on Various Dimensions of Jain Studies

Start Date

20th April 2024

End Date

20th April 2024


10 : 00 AM

Audience Type



Vidyavihar - Mumbai


K J Somaiya Institute of Dharma Studies

Event Details

We are pleased to invite you to our forthcoming National Seminar on "Various Dimensions of Jain Studies (जैन अध्ययन के विविध आयाम)." on behalf of the Centre for Studies in Jainism, K.J. Somaiya Institute of Dharma Studies at Somaiya Vidyavihar University, Mumbai.  This event is organized to commemorate the 21st Foundation Day of Jain Centre and the auspicious occasion of Bhagwan Mahavira Janma Kalyanaka (Mahavira Jayanti).

The National Seminar aims to delve into the multifaceted aspects of Jainism, exploring its philosophical depths, historical evolution, cultural expressions, and contemporary relevance. By bringing together scholars, researchers, and practitioners the seminar seeks to foster a comprehensive understanding of Jainism and its profound impact on society.


·         Jain Culture & History: Evolution and Contributions

·         Jain Cosmology: Understanding the Universe in Jain Perspective

·         Jain Nyaya (Logic): Logic and Epistemology in Jain Philosophy

·         Jain Adhyatma: Spiritual Insights and Practices in Jainism

·         Jain Science: Scientific Knowledge and Innovations in Jain Tradition

·         Jain Mathematics: Contributions to Mathematics by Jain Scholars

·         Jain Literature and Narratives

·         Jain Archeology and Iconography

Objective: The objective of this seminar is to promote scholarly discourse and deepen our understanding of Jainism by exploring its multifaceted aspects. By inviting eminent scholars and paper presentations by participants. We aim to foster academic engagement and encourage research in the field of Jain Studies.

Please register yourself using the following link–

Date: Saturday, April 20th,  2024 

Time: 10 am

Venue: Nalanda (Red) Auditorium, 4th floor, KJSIM Bld., Somaiya Vidyavihar University, Vidyavihar (East), Mumbai - 77