Centre of Jaina Studies Events
The Centre of Jaina Studies at SOAS runs a number of events including the Annual Lecture and Jaina Studies Workshops.
Use the links below to view previous and forthcoming Jaina events.
- 17th Annual Jaina Lecture: Nidāna, A Word with Different Meanings
Shin Fujinaga (Myakonojo Kosen, Miyazaki, Japan)
- 19th Jaina Studies Workshop, Jainism and Buddhism
The Jains and the Buddhists have distinctive attitudes to religion and knowledge. Their approaches define religion as encompassing all forms of knowledge, including the physical sciences, the humanities and the spiritual journey. Yet, both ancient Indian traditions co-evolved, and mutually influenced each other.