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Chapter - 32

 

 

How many Siddhas can attain liberation at a time?

One hundred and eight at the most

 

What is Adharamastikaya?

The medium of rest

 

What is Astikaya?

The collection of space-points

 

What are the properties of a Pudgal?

It has color, smell, taste and touch.  It has the property of a complete transformation.

 

How many types of Pudgals are there?

Four

 

What are the four sub-divisions of the Pudgal?

1) Skandh

2) Desh

3) Pradesh

4) Parmanu Pudgal

 

How many characteristic does Parmanu hace?

Four

1) Color

2) Smell

3) Taste

4) Touch

 

What are the different units in which we measure kal dravya?

Samay

Avalika

Muhurat

Ahoratri

Paksh

Month

Year

Yug

Palyopam

Sagaropam

Utsarpini

Avsarpini

Pudgal Paravartan

 

What is Avalika?

Innummerable Samay constitute one Avalika

 

What is Antarmuhurat?

Any time ranging from two Samays to one Samay less than one muhurat period

 

How many divisions of Avsarpani time cycle are there?

 Six

 

Name six divisions of Avsarpini time cycle.

1)      Happiness-Happiness (Sukham Sukham)

2)      Happiness (Sukham)

3)      Happiness-Unhappiness (Sukham Dukham)

4)      Unhappiness-Happiness (Dukham Sukham)

5)      Unhappiness (Dukham)

6)      Unhappiness-Unhappiness  (Dukhma Dukhma)

 

How many divisions of Utsarpini are there and what are they?

Six. 

 

Name six divisions of Utsarpini time cycle.

1) Unhappiness-Unhappiness (Dukham-Dukham)

2) Unhappiness (Dukham)

3) Unhappiness-Happiness (Dukham-Sukham)

4) Happiness-Unhappiness (Sukham-Dukham)

5) Happiness (Sukham)

6) Happiness-Happiness (Sukham-Sukham)

 

How many types of Karmas are there?

Two: 

1) Physical (Dravya)

2) Psychic (Bhav) Karmas

 

How many kinds of Vargana are there?

Eight

 

What are the eight kinds of Vargana?

1) Physical (audarik)

2) Transformatory (vaikriya)

3) Rranslocational (aharik)

4) Electric (taijas)

5) Sound (bhasha)

6) Respiratory (shvasoshvas)

7) Mental (man)

8) Karman vargana

 

How many divisions of Karmas are there?

Eight

 

What are the eight divisions of Karmas?

1) Knowledge obscuring (Jnanavarniya)

2) Perception obscuring (Darshanavarniya)

3) Feeling producing (Vendniya)

4) Deluding (Mohaniya)

5) Age-determining (Ayushya)

6) Body-determining (Nama)

7) Status determining (Gotra)

8) Obstructing (Antraya)