The Canonization of Jain Sacred Texts

At Patna, India, towards the end of the 4th century BCE, the Canonization of Jain sacred texts took place. After that there were three more councils were held. The last council was held in the mid-4th century CE, each time the councils alter the canon. This is why different sects within Jainism accept variant canons.

Date:
      325 BCE
Object:
      Jain Sacred Texts
Location:
      Patna, India


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