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There were several Śvetāmbara Jain authors called Haribhadra who flourished in the medieval period.1 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 force in the formulation of Śvetāmbara Jainism as a fully develop…

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Dundas, Paul, “Haribhadra”, in: Brill's Encyclopedia of Jainism Online, Denison University University of Edinburgh University of Bergen University of California, Berkeley John E. Cort, Paul Dundas, Knut A. Jacobsen, Kristi L. Wiley. Consulted online on 29 February 2024 <>
First published online: 2020

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