Jainism originated in India 2500 years ago. it is an ancient religion that is rooted in the philosophy that teaches the way to liberation and the path to spiritual purity and enlightenment through disciplined nonviolence. These books help you understand the history and philosophy of the religion. Also, they introduce you to the Jain literature. Few books from this collection are Jainism, Jainism The World of Conquerors (2 Vols.), and Jaina Sutras, Pt.1 (SBE Vol. 22): Jainism.