Mahavira

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Mahavira
Known for twenty-fourth tirthankara

Mahavira:

see JainismJainism
[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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He will also visit the international rice research institute and the Mahavir Philippines Foundation.
Khan, 51, gained a lot of weight to play the role of Mahavir before quickly losing 25 kilograms to appear as a younger version of the coach elsewhere in the film.
Mahavir captures the 'Eureka moment' and discovers the two potential wrestling champions under his very roof.
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Mahavir commenced his last sermon which lasted until the night of Diwali.
Mahavir Singh, 27, left his home in Tamarisk Way, Gateshead, on December 4.
Officials in Gujarat state said the decision to ban nonvegetarian meals in the state-run guesthouses, effective May 1, has been instituted to pay homage to Lord Mahavir, who founded Jainism in the sixth century B.
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The Enforcement Directorate conducted searches on Thursday at eight premises in Bikaner and nearby areas, belonging to accused Jay Prakash Bagadwa, Ranjeet Singh, Kishore Singh, Gugan Gir and certain government officials including retired ones like Faqir Mohd, Uma Charan, Deeparam and Mahavir Swamy in the case of Kolayat land scam," an ED statement said.