Are Hinduism and Jainism the same?

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November 10, 2011 4:23PM

Though Hinduism and Jainism are not exactly the same - they both

share some similarities.

  • Both have the concept of idol worship.
  • Both believe in Salvation.
  • Both strongly believe in Ahimsa (Non-violence)

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