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[i.e., the religion of Jina], religious system of India practiced by about 5,000,000 persons. Jainism, Ajivika, and Buddhism arose in the 6th cent. B.C. as protests against the overdeveloped ritualism of Hinduism, particularly its sacrificial cults, and the authority of
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1) Department of Pediatric Surgery, Teerthankar Mahaveer Medical College and Research Centre, Moradabad, India
A senior policeman said: " Mahaveer Saklani is believed to have trained RSSS ( Rashtriya Samaj Sewa Samiti) volunteers in making firearms.
Associate Professor, Department of Orthopedics, Teerthanker Mahaveer Medical College and Research Centre; TMU, Moradabad, U.
The awards have been instituted by the Bhagwan Mahaveer Foundation for Excellence in Human Endeavour to four distinguished awardees who have made remarkable contribution to society in their respective fields of non-violence and vegetarianism; education; medicine and community and social service.
the ongoing project, Mahaveer Plaza, is comprised of 2/ 3 BHK apartment units and is well situated near to the main town.
road and drain near hanuman mandir mahaveer pura barkhedi ward 35 zone 08
Though Mahaveer was not keen on renting out the house to anybody, he somehow decided to give it to Modi, who lived there from 1992 to 1999.
Mahaveer Prasad Dhayani, a priest at Badrinath said that taking bath in the holy spring helps to wash off one's sins.
Tenders are invited for Development of hardscape (civil) works at mahaveer colony park, Adoni municipality, Kurnool district, Andhra pradesh
MAHAVEER Prasad ( wrestling), Ganapathy Manoharan ( boxing) and Jose Jacob ( rowing) are among the five people recommended for the Dronacharya Award, the India, this year.
The Railway Minister also announced that all awardees of the Paramveer Chakra and Mahaveer Chakra will now get free AC first class passes to travel in Rajadhani and Shatabdi Express trains.
Indian Suresh Kumar Saini Mahaveer Prasad was preparing tea when he collapsed in the kitchen, according to sources.