Publication information

The Scientific Foundations of Jainism
K. V. Mardia
Dayanand Bhargava
Journal or book or series
Lala Sunder Lal Jain Research series; volume 5
Publication details
Motilal Banarsidass; 1996; New Delhi, India

Second edition, revised since the original publication in 1990. The latest edition was reprinted in 2007.

It has been translated into:

  • Hindi under the title of Jain Dharma ki Vigyanik Adharshil, published in 2004 by Parsvanath Vidhyapitha in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
  • Gujarati under the title Jain Dharmani Vigyanik Adharshila, published in 2012 by the L. D. Institute of Indology in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India.

Used on JAINpedia


Theme Article
Principles Cycles of time
Images of the universe
Jain universe
Jainism and scientific thought
Jainism in scientific terms
Mathematics of the universe
The ‘Three Worlds’
Writings on the universe
Practices Cycles of time


Title Folio number
Aḍhāī-dvīpa (Or. 13937) All folios