Marie-Hélène Gorisse on Jain Philosophy | Closer to Truth

Synopsis

What is the philosophy of Jainism? From the Jain perspective, what is the relationship between the Creator and the Created? What is the relationship between Jainism and South Asian Philosophy?

Marie-Helene Gorisse is Guest Professor in the Department of Languages and Cultures at Ghent University (Belgium). Her research fields are Jainism, Buddhism, South Asian Philosophy, and Comparative Philosophy.

The Global Philosophy of Religion Project aims to make the philosophy of religion a truly global field by promoting the scholarly work of researchers from underrepresented regions and religious traditions. It is led by Professor Yujin Nagasawa and hosted by the University of Birmingham. This interview was conducted by Robert Lawrence Kuhn, host of Closer To Truth.

This project was made possible in part through the support of a grant from the John Templeton Foundation.

The opinions expressed in this video are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the John Templeton Foundation.

 

 

Contributors

1. Marie-Hélène Gorisse

Marie-Hélène Gorisse on Jain Philosophy

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