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Identifying Jain Saints

Statues of Jinas from a Jain Basadi in Hadolli
Statues of Naked Saints

The initial amusement apart, this illustrates a common problem historians face while documenting the history of India. The monuments and inscriptions must be cross matched with literature and arts of the same period, or in historical books written several generations later.

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