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Doctrine of Karman in Jain Philosophy

PREFACE TO THE GERMAN EDITION by Dr. Helmuth von Glasenapp
The contents of first volume of the Karmagranthas.
PREFACE TO THE ENGLISH EDITION by Dr. Helmuth von Glasenapp
TRANSLATOR'S NOTE
  INTRODUCTION
  THE KARMAN IN ITSELF
  THE KARMAN IN THEIR RELATION TO THE SOUL AND TO ONE ANOTHER
  THE QUALITIES OF THE SOUL
  STATES OF EXISTENCE AND CLASSES OF BEINGS
  THE CAUSES OF THE KARMAN AND THE MEANS FOR ITS ANNIHILATION
  THE WAY OF SALVATION
  THE 14 GUNASTHANAKAS
  THE STATE OF THE RELEASED

The contents of first volume of the Karmagranthas


 

 

I. KARMAVIPAKA (Kammavivaga).

1. Praise, list of contents, explanations and proofs of the k (1 a); 2. the k is fourfold, according to prakrti, sthiti, rasa, pradesa (3 a); 3. the 8 karma-prakrtis, their sequence is logical (3 b); 4-9 detailed explanation of jnanavarana-k (5a); 9-12. of darsanavarana-k (21b); 12-13. of vedaniya-k (23 b); 13-22, of mohaniya-k (24 a); 23 of ayus-k (31 b) ; 23-50 of nama-k (31 b); 51. of gotra-k (48 a); 51. 52. of antaraya-k. (48 b) ; 53-60, the ethical conduct as cause of the binding of ks. (49 b); 60 colophon (53b).

 

II. KARMASTAVA (KAMMATTHAVA).

1. Praise, list of contents (55 a); 2. explanation of the 14 gunasthanas (56 a); 3-12. representation of the different prakrtis which are possible in bandha in the gunasthanas. (63a); 13-23. the same in udaya (69a); 24. the same in udirana (74a); 25-34. the same in satta (75a); 34. colophon (78b).

 

III. BANDHASVAMITVA (BANDHASAMITTA).

1. Praise, list of content (80a); 2-3. summary of prakrtis which are not bound (81a); 4-24. what prakrtis are bound in the 14 margasthanas (81b); 24 colophon (91a).

 

IV. SADASITIKA (SADASHGA)

1. Praise, list of contents (92a); 2. explanation of the jivasthanas (95b); 3. gunasthanas in jivasthanas (96b); 4-5. yogas in jivasthanas (98b); 6. upayogas in jivasthanas (100a); 7 lesyas in jivasthanas (101b); 7-8. bandha, udaya, udirana, satta in jivasthanas (102a); 9-14 detailed explanation of the marganasthanas (104b); 14-18. jivasthanas and marganasthanas (115b); 19-23. gunasthanas and jivasthanas (119b); 24-29. yogas and marganasthanas (123a); 30-34. upayogas and marganasthanas (133b); 35. another view on the relation of yogas, upayogas, jivasthanas, gunasthanas (135b); 36-37. lesyas and marganasthanas (136b); 37-44. alpabahutva of the marganasthanas (137a); 45. jivasthanas in gunasthanas (145b); 46-47. yogas in gunasthanas (146a); 48. upayogas in gunasthanas (147a); 49. another view on the same subject (147b); 50 lesyas in gunasthanas (148b); 50-58. the causes of bandha (148b); 59-62. bandha, udaya, satta, udirana in gunasthanas (152b); 62-63, alpabahutva of the different beings in the gunasthanas (154a); 64-68. the states of the soul (154b); 69 the states in the karmans and ajivas (157b); 70 the states in the gunasthanas (160b); 71-86. explanation of samkhyata, asamkhyata, ananta (163b); 86. colophon (175b).

 

V. SATAKA (SAYAGA)

1. Praise, list of contents (1b); 2-9. prakrtis with dhruva and adhruva bandha, udaya, satta (3a); 10-12. the latter in the gunasthanas (8a); 13-14. sarva-desa and a-ghatins (10a); 15-17. punya and papa-prakrtis (12b); 18-19. paravartamana and apo prakrtis (14a).

 

Prakrti-bandha: 22-25. bhuyaskara-, alpatara, avasthika- and avaktavya-bandha (16b).

 

Sthiti-bandha: 26-27. maximum- and minimum-duration of the mula-prakrtis (22b); 28-34. maximum-duration of the uttara-prakrtis (24a); 35-39. minimum-duration of them (28a); 40-41. explanation of ksullakabhava (32b); 42-44. who binds the maximum-sthiti of the different prakrtis? (33a); 44-45. who binds the minimum sthiti? (36a); 46-47. utkrsta-, anutkrsta-, jaghanya-, and ajaghanya bandha and sadi-, dhruva-, adhruva bandha (37b); 48. sthiti bandha in the gunasthanas (39a); 49-51. alpabahutva of the sthiti-bandha of the different jiva-species (40a); 52, pleasant and unpleasant sthiti-bandha and its causes (42a); 53-55. yoga; sthiti-, and adhya-vasaya-sthanas (43b); 56-62, abandha and satata-bandha (47b).

 

Anubhaga-bandha: 63. species of rasa (53b); 64. degrees of it (54a); 65. pleasant and unpleasant rasa (55a); 66-68. who binds maximum-rasa of the different prakrtis? (57a); 69-73 who binds the minimum-rasa? (59b); 74-75. utkrsta-, anutkrsta-, jaghanya-, ajaghanya-bandha and sadi-, dhruva, anadi-, adhruva bandha (64b),

Pradesa-bandha: 75-77. grahana and agrahana-varganas (68b); 78-79. what is the constitution of the matter which the jiva assimilates and how is the assimilation done? (72a); 79-81. the distribution of matter between the prakrtis (74a); 82-83. the gunasrenis (79b); 84. antarala of the gunasthanas (81b); 85-88 explanation of palyopama and pudgalaparavarta (83a); 89-92. who has maximum-pradesa-bandha of the different prakrtis? (89a); 93. who has minimum-pradesa-bandha? (93b); 94. utkrsta-, anutkrsta-, jaghanya-, ajaghanya-bandha and sadi-, anadi-, dhruva-, adhruva bandha (95a); 95-97. yoga- and adhyavasaya-sthanas (98b).

 

98. Upasama-sreni (105a); 99-100. ksapaka-sreni (111b); 100. colophon (113a).