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Unformatted text preview: Accept Purvas (Foundations), lost ancient texts. Conflicts btwn 2 sects arise from loss of these texts Q) Did the event of losing this texts or the differences of belief from this text cause division of 2 branches? 1. Prakaranas = main teaching 2. Mulacara conduct 3. Samayasara doctrine 4. Pravancanasara teaching? 5. Aradhana accomplishment 6. Commentary on scriptures, l ike Anuyoga, treated like scriptures Use and acceptance of which scripture is more imp. Varies among sects RELATE to 6 WAYS OF BEING RELIGIOUS INTELLECTUAL I. o Knowledge of sacred texts for a monk is considered highest achievement, and makes a person 1 step closer to release of soul. o High literacy rates many commoners can read scriptures at home believers emphasize using scripture to derive wisdom. o Scripture used for festivals too noncognitive....
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This note was uploaded on 04/25/2010 for the course HISTORY 14340204 taught by Professor Andrews during the Winter '09 term at UCLA.
- Winter '09