Department of Jainology-University of Madras was established in 1983. It was inaugurated by the then President of India, His Excellency Sri Giani Zail Singh and the then Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu. The Department was started as an endowment department by the Research Foundation for Jainology but is now a regular department in the main stream of the department is to promote study and research in every branch of Jainology such as language, literature, Jain tenets, philosophy, art, architecture, history, culture, etc. The department strives to promote the eco-spiritual-philosophy of Lord Mahavira and thus contribute towards emancipation of the self in particular and mankind at large, making it free from violence, hatred, terrorism, etc.
Facilities at Department of Jainology –
- Sports Facilities
- NSS Facilities
- Hostels Facilities
- Warden & Guest House Facilities
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