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Five Great Vows (Maha-vratas)


Right knowledge, right faith, and right conduct are the three most essentials for attaining liberation. In order to acquire these, one must observe the five great vows:


Shri 1008 Mahavir Swami



Right knowledge, right faith, and right conduct are the three most essentials for attaining liberation.
In order to acquire these, one must observe the five great vows:

            1. Non-violence Ahimsa
            2. TruthSatya
            3. Non-stealing -  Achaurya or Asteya
            4. CelibacyChastityBrahmacharya
            5. Non-attachment  /Non-possession -  Aparigraha

AparigrahaAparigraha (Nongreed)Aparigraha (Original Mix)

Source: Complied by Pravin K. Shah Jain Study Center of North Carolina
   

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