WORKSHOP ON 'JAINISM AND SOCIETY' AT
THE UNIVERSITY OF LONDON
The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London organised an international workshop on "Jainism and Society" on the 23rd and 24th March, 2006 at the Brunei Gallery lecture theatre. The annual general lecture was delivered by renowned professor Johannes Bronkharst of the University of Lausanna on "Jainism, Window of Early India". The workshop was attended by delegates from different countries. Those from India, included Shri Ravindra Kumar Jain from J.N.U., Delhi, Jitendra B. Shah from L.D. Institute of Indology, Ahmedabad, Hampa P. Nagarajaiah from University of Bangalore, Satya Ranjan Banerjee from University of Calcutta and Dharm Chand Jain from J.N.V. University of Jodhpur.