Mysuru, December 11:-University of Mysore (UoM) is conducting 2-days Prakrita Samavesh-2019 on Dec 12 and 13 at Department of Jainology and Prakrit, Manasagangothri Campus, University of Mysore at 3.30pm in the city.
The workshop will be inaugurated on December 12 at 11am at Senate Hall, Manasagangothri, UoM by Shree Shivaratri Deshikendra Mahaswamy Ji, Sutturu Samsthana. Professor G Hemant Kumar will preside over the function.
Svasthashree Charukeerthi Bhattaraka Swamy Ji, Sravanabelagola will grace the occasion.
Professor S C Ramesh, Vice-Chancellor of Kannada University,. Hampi will launch the books. Title of the books to be release are: Yugayathri Shravanabelagola, Kannada Parampare mattu Prabhava, Prakrutadalli Sattaka Sahitya, Shranabelagola Through the Ages and Dhavala Manuscripts.
On December 12, in session one Shatkhandagama: Some reflections will be held.
Professor Dr Ulrich Timme Kragh, Adam Mickewiez University, Poland will be the Chairperson.
Prof Ashok Kumar Jain will speak on Shatkhandagama in the ages of Science, Prof JayKumar Upadhya will speak on Shatkhandagama & its auspiciousness, Prof Phoolchand Jain will speak on contribution of Shatkhandagama in the development of Agma literature in Shauraseni Prakrit.
Pon December 13, in session two, dkiscussion on Prakrit Language & Literature will be held at 9PM. Prof Mallepuram G venkatesh is the Chairperson.
Prof M A Jayachandra will deliberate on Tiloyapanatti & its uniqueness, Dr Tejesvini Jangada will speak on Psychological analysis of Leshyas in Shatkhandagama, Dr Shantinatha Shirahatti will deliberate on the topic Vitthasara and its importance.
Session three will be held 12PM, four at 3PM and concluding session is slated to be held at 5PM.