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Haribhadra
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There were several Śvetāmbara Jain authors called Haribhadra who flourished in the medieval period (Bossche, 2007, 4–10; Klatt, 2017, 936–939). However, the name is most commonly used of the teacher (invariably known in later lineage histories as Haribhadrasūri) who is traditionally dated to the 6th century CE and was the major intellectual fo…

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Dundas, Paul, “Haribhadra”, in: Brill's Encyclopedia of Jainism Online, Edited by: John E. Cort, Denison University, Paul Dundas, University of Edinburgh, Knut A. Jacobsen, University of Bergen, Kristi L. Wiley, University of California, Berkeley. Consulted online on 20 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2590-2768_BEJO_COM_031439>
First published online: 2019
First print edition: 20181025



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