That Which Is: Tattvartha Sutra
San Francisco: HarperCollins Publishers, 1994.
First Edition. Hardcover.
Translated with an introduction by Nathmal Tatia; With a foreword by L. M. Singhvi and an introduction to the Jaina faith by Padmanabh S. Jaini. A volume in The Sacred Literature Series of the International Sacred Literature Trust.
That Which Is, known as the Tattvartha Sutra to Jains, is recognized by all four Jaina traditions as the earliest, most authoritative and comprehensive summary of their religion. Unique in bringing together classical commentaries from each tradition, this translation of the Tattvartha Sutra provides in one volume a detailed explanation of the universe, the place of humanity within it, and the path through it to liberation.Item #900878
6-3/8 x 9-1/2”, ¼ off white cloth, pumpkin colored paper over boards, 324pp, appendices, glossary, index, illustrated with 13 diagrams.
Bumping to corners of boards, very good in dust wrapper and protective mylar.