Important Facts about Mahavira and Jainism Indian History

Important Facts about Mahavira and Jainism Indian History Column1
The last ( 24th ) Tirthankara of Jainism Mahavir
The ultimate goal of Jainism is Shvetambar and Digambar
Mahavir died at Pavapuri (468 B. C)
Mahavir and Buddha both preached during the reign of Bimbisar, the king of Magadha
Two sects of Jainism Samyak Gyan ( right knowledge ), Samyak Achran ( right conduct)
Jesus was crucified in 3rd A. D ( on Friday, by Roman governor Pontius Pilate)
The first follower of Mahavir was Jamali
The triple gems of Jainism Samyak
First Jain Congregation ( 322 B. C ) was organized attainment of Moksha
The biography of Jain Tirthankara is mentioned in Kalpsutra
Which Varna did Mahavir belong to Kshatriya
Mahavir was born at Vaishali ( 540 B. C)
Jain literature is known as – Agama Jesus was born in 4 B.C,
Second Jain Congregation (512 A. D ) was headed by  in Patliputra, during the reign of Chandragupta Mourya

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