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Ahimsa Parmo Dharma | The defining characteristics of soul are: knowledge, perception, conduct (activity), austerity, potency (capability) and cognitive faculty (No other entity possesses these qualities). | Parasparo Upgraha Jivanam
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Jain Code of Conduct

 

All Jain Shravaks, Shravikas, Sadhus and Sadhvis must follow a jain code of conduct. The jain code of conduct is made up of the following five great vows (Maha-vratas), and all of their logical conclusions:

Ahimsa (non-violence) | Satya (truthfulness) | Asteya (non-stealing) | Aparigraha (non-possessiveness)
Brahmcharya (chastity)

Om Namah

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