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Timeline of Jainism

The history of Jainism at a glance.

c. 900

Jain temples created alongside Hindu and Buddhist ones at Ellora


Giant statue of Jain deity built at Shravanabelagola

c. 1880

Jain reform movement begun under Acharya Rajendrasuri


A Jain temple is included in the Louisiana Purchase Exposition


Indian high court recognizes Jainism as a distinct religion, rather than a sect of Hinduism

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Title Timeline of Jainism
Last UpdatedNovember 22, 2016
URL www.religionfacts.com/jainism/timeline
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MLA Citation “Timeline of Jainism.” ReligionFacts.com. 22 Nov. 2016. Web. Accessed 24 Feb. 2017. <www.religionfacts.com/jainism/timeline>

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