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death with equanimity

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(Chapter VI, cont.)

6.3 – 6.32

6.3 Incidence of Sallekhanā–Samādhimaraṇa in the Modern Times –

The following table contains a compilation of the cases of Sallekhanā–Samādhimaraṇa reported in various newspapers and periodicals, as elicited from their available issues for the last ten years from January 1994 to December, 2003. This forms the basis of arriving at the approximate incidence of this practice of ‘Voluntary Peaceful Death’ in the modern times: –

INCIDENCE OF SAMĀDHIMARAṆA IN ŚVETĀMBARA TRADITION

 

Ser. No.

Date

Place

Urban/ Rural

Name

Age years

Period of

Status

Reference

(Title/yr/issue/p.)

Prepāratory penance

Fast unto death

Monk

Nun

Lay male

Lay female

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

1

15-11-93

Fateh-nagar

R

Pravartaka Ambalalji

90

-

1 d

-

-

-

JVi/51/1/79

2

20-12-93

Deshnok

U

Mohandevi Bhura

79

-

1 d

-

-

-

SPii/31/22/90

3

30-12-93

Manasa

U

BL Rupawat

87

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/31/22/92

4

-

Badauta

R

Ch. Dariya Singh

71

45

1 d

-

-

-

JV 51/1/82

5

-

Ratlam

U

Sa Madan Kunwar

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/51/1/81

6

-

Pali

U

Badan Kr Kumbhat

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV 51/1/82

7

01-01-94

Deshnok

U

CL Baradia

57

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/31/22/93

8

04-01-94

Kapasan

R

RM Baghmar

83

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/31/22/96

9

07-01-94

Umbar- gaon

R

Yashodadevi Chatur

100

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV 51/4/49

10

08-01-94

Chittaur

U

Chagankunwar Babel

84

-

5 d

-

-

-

SP/31/22/98

11

14-01-94

Jabalpur

U

Kali Bai Baghmar

88

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV 51/2/77

12

14-01-94

Nathādvara

U

Udailal Vagrecha

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV 51/2/78

13

18-01-94

Chittaur-garh

U

Gyanmal Pokharna

78

-

2 d

-

-

-

JV 51/2/77

14

24-01-94

Bhilwara

U

RS Ordia

105

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/31/22/104

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

15

24-01-94

Deshnok

U

NC Hirawat

85

-

2 d

-

-

-

SP/31/22/99

16

09-02-94

Dhulia

U

Muni Kalyanrsi

86

6 d

14 d

-

-

-

JV/51/3/78

17

01-03-94

-

-

Dagdulal

86

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV 51/4/49

18

10-03-94

Ratlam

U

Chandbai Chordia

103

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/32/4/34

19

01-04-94

Badnavar

R

Sa Vallabh Kunwar

86

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/51/5/79

20

24-04-94

Raipur

U

CL Kataria

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/32/6/23

21

06-05-94

Udaipur

U

Fatehkunwar Matta

101

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/32/6/21

22

13-05-94

Ratlam

U

BL Sanghvi

69

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/32/10/61

23

21-05-94

Bikaner

U

Mu. Indrachandra

72

-

2 hrs

-

-

-

SP/32/9/23

24

07-06-94

Mandasaur

U

Sa Pan Kunwar

82

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/32/6/18

25

29-06-94

Jodhpur

U

Mangilal Ranka

83

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/51/8/72

26

17-07-94

Bikaner

U

Manakdevi Sethia

53

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/32/10/62

27

26-08-94

Bhupal-garh

U

Gavra Devi

85

-

2 d

-

-

-

JV/51/9/81

28

21-10-94

Chennai

U

Chuki Bai

73

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/51/12/70

29

08-10-94

Udaipur

U

Champa Kr. Sancheti

75

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/51/12/70

30

28-10-94

Kanod

R

Babrulal Dungarwal

68

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/51/12/70

31

01-12-94

Ujjain

U

Raskunwar Surya

60

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/32/18/69

32

11-12-94

Bangalore

U

Anchibai Kataria

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/32/20/37

33

18-12-94

Bikaner

U

Bhanwaridevi Banthia

82

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/32/20/38

34

27-12-94

Indore

U

BK Chordia

97

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/32/22/43

35

28-12-94

Kaliaganj

U

SL Dugar

94

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/32/20/39

36

01-01-95

Chikarada

R

Sajjanbai Lodha

86

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/32/22/45

37

19-03-95

Chennai

U

ML Dhoka

94

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/33/4/64

38

24-03-95

Farbisganj

U

Chotabai Sonawat

98

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/33/6/41

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

39

19-04-95

Chittaur

U

Sa Sayar Kunwar

71

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/33/4/61

40

12-05-95

Morvan

R

HL Jaroli

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/33/6/47

41

18-05-95

Jodhpur

U

Yuvacārya Misrimalji

91

-

3 d

-

-

-

JV/52/5/73

42

18-05-95

Jodhpur

U

Sa. Gavranji

91

-

3 d

-

-

-

SP/33/6/45

43

22-05-95

Badnavar

R

Surajbai Bohra

85

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/33/6/46

44

31-05-95

Nagda

R

PC Singhvi

85

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/33/6/48

45

31-05-95

Badisadri

R

Deubai Mehta

91

-

12 hrs

-

-

-

SP/33/6/45

46

06-06-95

Ratlam

U

SM Munat

64

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/33/8/68

47

07-06-95

Ratlam

U

KL Bothra

95

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/33/6/48

48

11-06-95

Chennai

U

Hagamkanwar Sonawat

89

-

12 hrs

-

-

-

SP/33/8/72

49

13-06-95

Udaipur

U

PL Lodha

77

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/33/8/72

50

02-07-95

Bikaner

U

Mu. Pramodmuni

81

-

2 hrs

-

-

-

SP/33/8/64

51

06-07-95

Bikaner

U

Jaskaran Chajer

85

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/33/8/75

52

26-07-95

Ajmer

U

Galkukanwar Kothari

50

-

12 hrs

-

-

-

SP/33/14/49

53

03-08-95

-

-

Badam Bai

82

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/52/9/72

54

16-08-95

Bhavani Mandi

U

Laxmi Bai

63

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/52/9/72

55

17-08-95

Devas

U

Sa. Chandra Kr.

90

-

10 d

-

-

-

JV/52/9/72

56

13-10-95

Siddhāchalam

U

Sa. Sudarshana

50

-

69 d

-

-

-

JV/52/11/74

57

07-11-95

Lasalgaon

U

Dagdulal Sand

90

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/52/12/72

58

28-11-95

Indore

U

Rajmal Pagaria

87

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/34/6/117

59

01-02-96

Jodhpur

U

RM Bhandari

90

7 yrs

3 hrs

-

-

-

-

60

15-03-96

Rajsamand

U

Bhanwarlal Karnavat

84

8 yrs

75 d

-

-

-

Case-study No. 1

61

17-04-96

Hathiyana

R

ML Sankhala

70

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/34/6/110

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

62

12-05-96

Udaipur

U

Sa. Gulabkunwar

70

-

83 d

-

-

-

SP/34/6/40 Case-study No. 2

63

26-05-96

Golakganj

R

Anopidevi Bothra

74

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/34/6/112

64

29-05-96

Bikaner

U

Sa. Kanchan Kr

-

*3+4

7 d*

-

-

-

SP/34/6/40

65

01-08-96

Pipliyāmandi

U

Surabai Chingawat

60

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/34/16/58

66

28-08-96

Bangalore

U

Suvabai Bhandari

85

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/34/16/58

67

18-09-96

Balesar

R

KM Chopra

85

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/34/16/59

68

21-09-96

Balesar

R

GK Sankhala

28

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/34/16/59

69

23-09-96

Koba

R

VS Gala

-

*10+10

20 d*

-

-

-

SP/34/16/61

70

01-10-96

Jagdalpur

U

ML Sankhala

74

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/34/16/59

71

18-11-96

Bikaner

U

Sa. Dhapu Kr

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/34/16/53

72

10-12-96

Pipliyāmandi

U

Mohanbai Bhandari

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/34/20/58

73

12-12-96

Amet

R

Hulasdevi Bamb

82

*35+10

45 d*

-

-

-

Premdevi Daglia (Daughter)

74

06-01-97

Deshnok

U

Mohinidevi Bhura

55

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/34/20/64

75

09-01-97

Dhuliya

U

Dalichand Kothari

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/34/24/47

76

12-02-97

Kota

U

Prabhakuwar Jain

90

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/34/24/53

77

13-02-97

Kuvariya

R

Sa. Vallabh Kunwar

86

-

Ant. Mu.

-

-

-

SSiii/1/5/62

78

16-02-97

Chittorgarh

U

Najarbai Pokharna

89

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/1/5/63

79

22-02-97

Arajuni

R

Parvatidevi

82

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/34/24/52

80

23-02-97

Chittorgarh

U

Harakhlal Saruparia.

89

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/1/5/65

81

06-03-97

Udairamsar

U

Fakirchand Sipani

86

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/34/24/54

82

04-04-97

Ratlam

U

Madankunwarbai Shrimal

85

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/35/4/71

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

83

13-04-97

Nagari

U

Chandmal Chajer

68

-

Ant.

-

-

-

SP/35/4/72

84

18-04-97

Jodhpur

U

Hastimal Kothari

98

-

13 d

-

-

-

SP/35/4/74

85

27-04-97

Bhinasar

U

Bhanwarlal Sethia

73

-

Ant.

-

-

-

SP/35/4/74

86

11-05-97

Badi Sadri

R

Mohanbai Mehta

94

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/1/5/66

87

12-05-97

Indore

U

Sa. Rosankunwar

55

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/35/6/78

88

14-05-97

Bikaner

U

Sa. Chandkunwar

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/35/4/66

89

22-06-97

Dondagaon

R

SM Chordia

71

-

Ant.

-

-

-

SP/35/8/66

90

02-07-97

Tamkuhi

R

Sugnibai Kankria

95

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/35/10/41

91

19-07-97

Jalgaon

U

Sugandhadevi Sankhala

70

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/35/10/48

92

06-08-97

Alaya

R

Dulichand Bothra

80

-

Ant.

-

-

-

SP/35/12/70

93

06-09-97

Indore

U

Bhanwarbai Surana

63

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/1/7/65

94

06-09-97

Balotara

U

Bhawarbai Surana

63

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/35/16/101

95

10-09-97

Ahmedabad

U

Aniruddha Bordia

26

-

Ant.

-

-

-

SP/35/16/95

96

12-10-97

Javad

R

Jaskanwarbai Chopada

92

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/35/16/96

97

20-10-97

Mandasaur

U

Surajmal Bapna.

87

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/1/9/66

98

22-10-97

Jaipur

U

Premkumari Mehta

65

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/35/16/104

99

26-10-97

Badisadri

R

Ambalal Jaroli

86

-

6 d

-

-

-

SP/35/16/103

100

04-12-97

Raipur

U

Tarachand Jain

-

-

46 d

-

-

-

SP/35/18/60

101

04-12-97

Nokha

U

Rughlal Kankaria

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/35/18/60

102

09-12-97

Nagda

U

Sharad Kr. Ora

29

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/1/10/66

103

15-12-97

Bhopal

U

Kamalkumari Khabia

64

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/35/20/61

104

30-12-97

Binota

R

Bhanwarlal Dosi

78

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/1/11/63

105

14-03-98

Mandasaur

U

Motilal Jain

102

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/2/2/64

106

24-05-98

Barwada

R

GP Jain

84

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/36/8/91

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

107

02-06-98

Surat

U

Sohanbai Mehta

85

-

4 d

-

-

-

SP/36/8/88

108

20-06-98

Deshnok

U

Udaichand Chajed

92

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/36/8/91

109

14-07-98

Chittorgarh

U

Sa. Nanu Kunwar

78

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/2/5/70

110

21-07-98

Chennai

U

Sampatbai Gelada

80

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/36/10/65

111

22-07-98

Khetiya

R

Rekh Chandra. Vinayakiya

88

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/2/8-9/313

112

23-07-98

Fatehnagar

R

Jhamkubai Kavadia

80

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/36/12/77

113

29-07-98

Viratnagar

U

LR Goleccha

79

-

2 d

-

-

-

SP/36/12/79

114

04-08-98

Vijainagar

R

Nauratanmal Lodha

85

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/2/6/71

115

09-08-98

Banmakhi

R

NC Bhura

72

-

8 hrs

-

-

-

SP/36/12/75

116

29-08-98

Badisadri

R

Premdevi Ranka

63

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/36/12/76

117

04-09-98

Chennai

U

Vidhanchand Bamb

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/36/14/62

118

19-09-98

Nagaur

U

Gulabdevi Sankhala

85

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/36/16/38

119

25-09-98

Vishakhāpatanam

U

Gumanidevi Tantia

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/36/16/38

120

12-10-98

Udaipur

U

Khyalilal Mehta

85

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/2/8-9/312

121

21-10-98

Rajnand-gaon

U

Dhelabai

70

-

1 d.

-

-

-

SP/36/18/46

123

03-11-98

Gangashahr

U

Karanideva Daga

87

-

Ant.

-

-

-

SP/36/16/40

124

11-98

Bhinasar

U

Dalidevi Chordia

-

-

12 hrs

-

-

-

SP/36/18/79

125

03-12-98

Kanod

R

Motilal Dhing

98

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/36/20/62

126

14-12-98

Bhilwara

U

Abjibai Burad

89

-

Ant.

-

-

-

SP/36/22/90

127

15-12-98

Belava

R

CM Guleccha

84

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/36/22/88

128

15-12-98

Raipur

U

Punamchand Baid

-

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/36/22/88

129

18-12-98

Bhinasar

U

Barjidevi Sonawat

82

-

Ant.

-

-

-

SP/36/22/92

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

130

12-01-99

Kanvan

R

SM Gokharu

85

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/37/4/50

131

13-01-99

Manmad

U

Gendabai Sankhla

67

-

Ant.

-

-

-

SP/36/22/91

132

04-02-99

Udaipur

U

Mu. Saubhagyamuni

-

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/36/22/75

133

08-02-99

Kuvariya

R

Sa. Shrenaji

84

-

1 d

-

-

-

DJiv/32/2/45

134

17-02-99

Jodhpur

U

Panidevi Kotadia

77

-

Ant.

-

-

-

SP/37/2/57

135

01-03-99

Bikaner

U

Panbai Parakh

94

-

9 d

-

-

-

SP/37/4/5

136

23-03-99

Udaipur

U

Mu. Maganmuni

72

-

1 d

-

-

-

DJ/32/4/43

137

17-04-99

Chennai

U

PM Dungarval

70

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/37/6/45

138

19-04-99

Gangashahr

U

Kisturidevi Bothra

77

-

2 d

-

-

-

SP/37/4/49

139

30-04-99

Chennai

U

Sayarabai Mutha

93

-

2 d

-

-

-

SP/37/6/47

140

May 99

Chennai

U

Risabh Chandra. Kankaria

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

DJ/32/6/53

141

02-05-99

Mumbai

U

Indra Chandra Hirawat

88

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/2/3/57

142

22-06-99

Chennai

U

Gangadevi Duggad

94

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/37/8/87

143

25-06-99

Vani

R

Ghisibai Bohara

82

-

6 d

-

-

-

SP/37/8/84

144

01-07-99

Deshnok

U

Gaganidevi Bhura

77

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/37/8/80

145

11-07-99

Pandoli

R

NL Sancheti

71

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/37/8/88

146

Jul -99

Raipur

U

CL Katrela

82

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/37/8/82

147

19-08-99

Udaipur

U

Ajab Bai Talesara

95

-

11 d

-

-

-

Case-study # 4

148

22-08-99

Ajmer

U

Ratanlal Kothari

88

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/5/4/71

149

27-09-99

Udaipur

U

Shankarlal Bhadvia

85

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/5/7/72

150

27-10-99

Udaipur

U

Acharya Nanesh

79

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/6/2-3/17

151

05-11-99

Tantoti

R

Ratanlal Chajed

74

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/4/10-11/92

152

08-12-99

Badisadri

R

Dakhbai Mehta

97

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/37/21/45

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

153

Dec. 99

Chittorgarh

U

Chausar Bai

73

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/4/10-11/90

154

21-12-99

Kantharia

R

Lilabai Kadmalia

-

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/37/20/55

155

27-12-99

Javara

R

Sa. Chandrakawar

84

-

12 hrs

-

-

-

SP/37/20/53

156

1999

Ladnun

U

Sa. Sajanaji

85

-

77 d

-

-

-

ITv/28-2-01, p. 47

157

1999

Dungargarh

U

Siredevi Chajed

70

-

14 d

-

-

-

IT/28-2-1, pp. 47-48

158

1999

Sardarshahr

U

Harchand Surana

-

-

103 d

-

-

-

Do

159

1999

Ajmer

U

Suraj Kanwar

-

-

11 d

-

-

-

Do

160

-

Palasani

R

Mu. Subhendu

40

-

> 1 d

-

-

-

Do

161

03-01-00

Udaipur

U

Lalita Harkawat

32

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/37/20/55

162

06-01-00

Indore

U

Bidamidevi Betala

73

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/37/21/46

163

19-02-00

Bikaner

U

Laxmibai Dassani

88

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/38/1/80

164

24-03-00

Khairagarh

R

Vijailal Chopada

73

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/38/3/62

165

24-06-00

Koshithal

R

Sa. Premavati

63

-

1 d

-

-

-

JD/1/2/42

166

05-07-00

Gangashahr

U

Jaskaran Bothra

72

-

3 d

-

-

-

SP/38/9/70

167

18-07-00

Bikaner

U

Laxmibai Dassani

87

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/5/4/71

168

04-10-00

Chittorgarh

U

Subhash Chandra Nalwaya

75

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/5/8/71

169

19-10-00

-

-

Sa. Pannaji

75

-

4 d

-

-

-

RP/29-10-2000

170

28-10-00

Bidasar

R

Sa. Kamluji

75

-

20 d

-

-

-

RP/29-10-2000

171

Jan-01

Chennai

U

Sardarkanwar Kothari

-

-

3 d

-

-

-

SP/38/23/87

172

18-01-01

Udaipur

U

KL Mehari

89

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/38/23/86

173

28-01-01

Mangalwad

R

NL Pokharana

70

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/38/23/86

174

06-02-01

Neemuch

U

PM Khindawat

-

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/38/23/87

175

07-03-01

Ratlam

U

Nathmal Mer

83

-

2 d

-

-

-

SP/39/1/70

176

17-02-01

-

-

Sa. Mankumari

80

-

59 d

-

-

-

RP/28-02-2001

177

12-03-01

Nagpur

U

Sadabai Srisrimal

88

-

3 d

-

-

-

SP/39/2/39

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

178

17-04-01

Gangashahr

U

Durgadevi Bothra

87

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/39/3/71

179

01-07-01

Khor

R

Kamalabai Gang

63

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/39/9/87

180

12-07-01

Nikumbh

R

ML Sahalot

70

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/39/9/86

181

14-07-01

Sojat Road

U

NC Gundecha

85

-

9 d

-

-

-

SP/39/9/86

182

05-08-01

Ahmedabad

U

Jhumardevi Baradia

80

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/6/5/69

183

09-09-01

Surat

U

Bhanwarlal Kothari

78

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/6/7/69

184

Sep-01

Indore

U

Ramkunwarbai Nalwaya

77

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/6/8/71

185

27-09-01

Indore

U

Sohandevi Chaudhari

88

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/6/8/69

186

14-10-01

Mandasaur

U

Pyarelal Mogra

85

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/6/7/68

187

16-10-01

Indore

U

Subhadradevi Pungalia

70

-

11 d

-

-

-

SS/6/8/67

188

18-10-01

Indore

U

Mohandevi Kanthed

75

-

7 d

-

-

-

SS/6/8/67

189

25-11-01

Do

U

Mannalal Mehta

78

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/6/9/77

190

19-12-01

Deogarh

R

Sadhvi. Kanchankanwar

72

*19+4

23 d*

-

-

-

Case-study # 5

191

26-12-01

Beawar

U

Sa. Sugankunwar

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/7/10/70

192

07-01-02

Jaipur

U

Seeta Devi Bothra

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/60/2/70-71

193

16-01-02

Mathania

R

Trilokchand Gidia

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/60/2/71

194

01-02-02

Mandasaur

U

Shobhagmal Pamecha

77

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/6/12/69

195

19-05-02

Kannadi

R

Dhapubai

85

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/7/4/68

196

30-06-02

Udaipur

U

Snehlata Mehta

60

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/59/8/70

197

07-08-02

Samicha

R

Hagambai Johari

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JD/3/4/50

198

26-08-02

Udaipur

U

Anchai Bai

90

-

1 d

-

-

-

JD/3/3/50

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

190

04-09-02

Kheroda

R

Sardarmal Kukda

66

-

1 d

-

-

-

JD/3/4/55

200

15-09-02

Akola

U

Tarabai Khatod

89

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/59/11/69

201

22-09-02

Pallipet

U

Umrao Kr. Khabia

84

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/59/11/69

202

04-11-02

Jodhpur

U

Sampatraj Kankaria

66

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/59/12/66

203

13-11-02

Phalodi

U

Kesarbai Sancheti

98

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/40/18/56

204

22-11-02

Udaipur

U

Badambai Modi

89

-

6 d

-

-

-

SS/7/11/69

205

Nov 02

Surat

U

Sa. Ladkunwar

60

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/7/9/61

206

12-12-02

Badisadri

R

KL Jaroli

70

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/40/19/56

207

16-12-02

Jodhpur

U

Ichraj Kr. Khinvsra

70

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/60/1/65

208

22-12-02

Gawaradi

R

Jodhraj Singhvi

80

-

1 d

-

-

-

JD/3/7/58

209

Dec-02

Bangalore

U

Hastimalji Bhandari

93

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/60/1/66

210

9-01-03

Deshnok

U

Meghraj Anchalia

92

-

Ant.

-

-

-

SP/40/21/47

211

10-01-03

Rampurhat

R

Puspadevi Bothra

58

-

Ant

-

-

-

SP/40/21/46

212

10-01-03

Dhamatari

U

Rajkumari Baradia

92

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/40/22/70

213

13-01-03

Deshnok

U

Dulichand Nahar

70

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/40/22/71

214

14-01-03

Delhi

U

Muni. Shivchand ji

88

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/60/2/69

215

17-01-03

Chittorgarh

U

Kanchandevi

96

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/7/11/69

216

23-01-03

Amet

R

Lehribai Bapna

-

-

11 d

-

-

-

RPvi/24-01-03

217

26-01-03

Jodhpur

U

Krishna Kr. Modi

90

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/60/2/69

218

29-01-03

Beawar

U

Prem Kr Lodha

60

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/40/23/79

219

13-02-03

Nagari

U

Harkhudevi Nahata

65

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/40/23/78

220

05-02-03

Jodhpur

U

Mu. Hukamchand

92

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/60/3/66

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

221

14-02-03

Jagdal-pur

U

Uttamchand Nahar

>70

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/40/23/79

222

14-02-03

Udaipur

U

Shubh Kr. Lodha

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/40/23/78

223

20-02-03

Chennai

U

Parasdevi Parakh

81

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/60/3/66

224

20-02-03

Bikaner

U

Ramlal Daga

82

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/40/23/80

225

23/02/03

Gangashahr

U

Kani Devi Daga

78

-

10 d

-

-

-

SP/40/23/76

226

08-03-03

Badi Sadri

U

Basanti Bai Kanthalia

77

-

1 d

-

-

-

JD/3/10/59

227

23-03-03

Bhindar

R

Ratanlal Nagori

88

-

10 d

-

-

-

RP/24-03-03 Case-study # 8

228

24-03-03

Mumbai

U

Mankanwar

98

14 d

53 d

-

-

-

SS/6/3/72

229

24-04-03

Langach

R

Mulchand Dangi

80

-

5 d

-

-

-

JD/3/12/42

230

30-03-03

Indore

U

Manklal Kaswa

80

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/41/5/62

231

24-04-03

Govindgarh

R

Gyan Muniji

81

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/60/5/66

232

23-04-03

Udaipur

U

Sampatdevi Nagori

58

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/6/3/72

233

29-04-03

Choti Sadri

R

Suganbai Nagori

71

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/41/6/116

234

15-05-03

Pipalgaon

R

Jhavrilal Ranka

74

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/60/6/78

235

17-05-03

Gulabpura

R

Barji Bai Babel

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/60/6/78

236

21-05-03

Gangashahr

U

Hazarimal Surana

85

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/41/6/120

237

12-06-03

Janakpur

U

Amardevi Vacchawat

90

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/41/6/119

238

13-06-03

Rashmi

R

Sa. Chandrakanta

61

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/41/6/86

239

14-06-03

Mumbai

U

Mohini Bai Mandot

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/8/5/72

240

22-06-03

Gangashahr

U

Achana devi Bothra

95

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/41/7/117

241

Jun-03

Sambalpur

U

Rukminibai Baid

70

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/41/7/117

242

24-06-03

Chennai

U

Dhapu Bai

88

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/41/7/118

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

243

14-07-03

Ahivara

R

Parasmal Bapna

78

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/41/7/120

244

14-07-03

Devgarh

R

Ugam Bai

-

-

-

-

-

-

RP/9, 10-8-03

245

30-07-03

Nokhāmandi

U

Mohanlal Baid

77

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/41/8/94

246

31-07-03

Kakinada

U

Kanakmal Surana

40

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/41/8/94

247

01-08-03

Badnāvar

R

Gulab Bai Bhadaktiya

81

-

-

-

-

-

SP/41/9/93

248

Aug-03

Udaipur

U

Mohanlal Mehta

72

-

1 d

-

-

-

SP/41/9/93-94

249

19-08-03

Badi Sadri

R

Sa. Kiranprabha

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/60/9/64

250

01-09-03

Badnavar

R

Bhuridevi Karnavat

50

-

-

-

-

-

JV/60/9/64

251

08-09-03

Badi Sadri

R

Basanti Bai Kanthalia

77

-

1 d

-

-

-

JD/3/10/59

252

14-09-03

Jaipur

U

Gyanchand Palawat

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/60/10/60

253

25-09-03

Vijai-nagar

R

Vaccharaj Bhandari

61

-

1 d

-

-

-

JV/60/10/62

254

30-09-03

Indore

R

Sampatdevi Chaudhari

76

-

1 d

-

-

-

SS/8/8/88

255

05-10-03

Chennai

U

Jatan Kunwar.

69

-

1 d

-

-

-

To be published

256

17-10-03

Nohkāmandi

U

Sa. Kesharkanwar

92

-

31 d

-

-

-

SP/41/10/157

257

-

Jodhpur

U

Adv. Jabbarmal Bhandari

90

7 yrs

3 hrs

-

-

-

LS Karnawat

258

-

Nathadvara

R

Sa. Ramkumariji

-

-

-

-

-

-

Do

259

-

Bhilwara

U

Matushri Munot

-

-

-

-

-

-

Do

260

13-11-03

Rajaldesar

U

Sa. Lichamaji

22

-

1 d

-

-

-

RP/13-11-03/7

INCIDENCE OF SAMĀDHIMARAA IN DIGAMBARA TRADITION

 

Ser. No.

Date

Place

Urban/ Rural

Name

Age years

Period of

Status

Reference

(Title/yr/issue/p.)

Prepāratory penance

Fast unto death

Monk

Nun

Lay male

Lay female

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

1

22-09-93

Ramtek

R

Ksu. Shantimati

80

-.

1 d

-

-

-

JGvii/98/4/4

2

24-09-94

Ramtek

R

Br. Roshanlal

75

-

1 d

-

-

-

JG/98/39/7

3

01-10-94

Mandasaur

U

Mu. Kirtisagarji

80

-

-

-

-

-

JG/98/39/7

4

03-10-94

-

-

Ac. Sumatisagarji

-

-

-

-

-

-

JG/99/1/6

5

16-12-94

Sammed-shikhar

R

Acha. Vimalsagarji

-

-

-

-

-

-

JG/103/5/1 and JMviii/96/10/66

6

21-08-95

Jaipur

U

Mu. Dayasagarji

65

-

1 d

-

-

-

JM/96/42/306

7

11-09-95

Kachner

R

Mu. Charitrasagarji

82

-

1 d

-

-

-

JM/96/42/305

8

Sep. 95

Kundalpur

R

Br. Parashuram

95

12 yrs

-

-

-

-

JM/96/42/306

9

7-10-95

Katni

U

Pt. Jagmohanalal

-

12 yrs

-

-

-

-

JSix/64/11/1

10

May 96

Sammedāshikhar

R

A. Dridhamati

72

12 yrs

14 d

-

-

-

Case-study # 3

11

Jun 96

Do

R

Revati Bai

-

-

Antm

-

-

-

Br. Pramilaji

12

31-07-96

Gajpantha

R

Mu. Ujjavalkirtiji

-

-

4 hrs

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

13

02-08-96

Itava

R

Mu. Shrutsagarji

-

-

2 d

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

14

18-08-96

Padva Sagwada

R

Mu. Pavitrasagar

82

-

-

-

-

-

JG/100/41/1 and JM/97/41/340

15

30-08-96

-

-

Acha. Jnanabhushanji

-

-

-

-

-

-

JM/99/40/310

16

11-09-96

Itava

R

Mu. Abhayasagar

-

-

1 hrs

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

17

15-09-96

Sagwada

R

Mu. Pavitrasagar

82

-

27 d

-

-

-

JG/100/41/1 and JM/98/43/340

18

25-10-96

Devari

R

Ksu. Chandramati

-

-

15 d

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

19

12-11-96

Rajasthan

-

Mu. Vardhamansagarji

-

-

Antarmu.

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

20

—11-96

Kolkata

U

A. Antarmati

80

04 mths.

18 d

-

-

-

Br. Pramilaji

21

20-11-96

Phirojpur

U

Acha Shantisagarji

-

-

10 d

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

22

22-12-96

Ilahabad

U

A. Siddhamati

-

-

40 d

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

23

24-12-96

Jaipur

U

A. Buddhimati

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

24

30-01-97

Jabalpur

R

A. Nishchalmati

-

-

06 d

-

-

-

Br. Pramilaji

25

07-02-97

Gondal

U

A. Vibhushitmati

-

-

Ant. mu

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340 Accidental

26

10-02-97

Hazaribag

U

Mu. Samayasagar

-

-

Antar.mu.

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340 Accidental

27

12-02-97

Bhindar

R

A. Pavitramati

-

7 yrs

-

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

28

23-02-97

Ganesnagar

R

Sallekhanasagarji

-

-

Antar

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

29

03-03-97

Jhansi

U

Mu. Sarvagyasagar

-

-

23 d

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

30

10-03-97

Bhindar

R

Mu. Shasvatsagar

-

11 yrs

-

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

31

21-04-97

Siddhavar-kuta

R

Ailak Anandsagarji

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

32

17-03-97

Belgaon

U

Ksu. Bhadrabahu

-

-

-

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

33

01-05-97

-

-

Mu. Jñānasagarji

90

-

01 d

-

-

-

AAx/3/16/1

34

13-05-97

Khatauli

R

A. Bharatmati

-

-

Ant.

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

35

21-05-97

Vijayanagar

R

A. Vishalmati

-

-

Ant.

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

36

01-06-97

Hastinapur

R

Mu. Adisagarji

97

-

-

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

37

12-07-97

Adinda

R

Muni. Chittasagarji

-

-

21 d

-

-

-

JM/98/43/340

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

38

02-11-97

Udaipur

U

A. Mangalmati

80

-

11 d

-

-

-

JG/101/48/2

39

08-11-97

Madhuban

R

Mu. Antaratmasagarji

83

3 yrs

-

-

-

-

JG/102/2/8 and JM/99/6/33

40

—11-97

Kolkata

U

Jaichandlal Bagra

70

03 yrs.

05 d

-

-

-

Br. Pramilaji

41

07-12-97

Smmed-shikhar

R

A. Sallekhanamati

80

-

11 d

-

-

-

JG/102/8/8 and JM/99/13/96

42

25-02-98

Jatwada

R

A. Jayashri

90

-

1 d

-

-

-

JG/102/18/7

43

21-01-98

Tikamgarh

R

A. Suryamati

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JM/99/13/96

44

21-06-98

Shauripur

U

Mu. Vishvaloksagarji

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JG/102/34/8

45

24-06-98

Jagat

R

Mu. Muktisagarji

77

-

1 d

-

-

-

JG/102/39/10

46

23-07-98

Sammed-shikhar

R

Mu. NIrvikalpsagarji

88

-

1 d

-

-

-

JM/99/38/300

47

Aug. 98

-

-

Mu. Siddhasagarji

-

Niyam Sallekh.

-

-

-

-

JS/64/11/1

48

28-08-98

Nasirabad

U

A. Vidyutmati

83

-

1 d

-

-

-

JG/102/39/12 and JM/99/42/344

49

07-09-98

Kishangadh

U

A. Samatamati

63

-

1 d

-

-

-

JG/103/1/20

50

18-09-98

Muraina

U

A. Vinayashri

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JG/102/42/9

51

23-09-98

Ladnun

U

A. Suvarnamati

80

-

1 d

-

-

-

JM/100/7/44

52

18-10-98

Ghatkopar

U

A. Ratnamati

63

-

1 d

-

-

-

JG/103/6/9

53

26-11-98

Satna

U

Singhi Sonabai

80

-

1 d

-

-

-

JG/103/9/9

54

31-01-99

Mohana

R

Ksu. Viragarji

-

-

1d

-

-

-

JM/100/22/279

55

31-01-99

Mohana

R

A. Jayashri

-

N. Sall.

-

-

-

-

JM/100/22/279

56

02-02-99

Bhindar

R

Mu. Vinaysagarji

62

-

1d

-

-

-

YBxi/14/5/4 and JM/100/14/109

57

17-02-99

Sivni

R

. Jñānachand Divakar

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JG/103/19/11

58

22-03-99

Bhavnagar

U

Mu. Shashiprabhu

-

-

1d

-

-

-

JM/100/22/279

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

59

27-03-99

Arrah

U

A. Shimataji

96

-

01 d

-

-

-

JM/100/25/203

60

06-04-99

Jhalrapatan

U

A. Bhaktimati

65

-

01 d

-

-

-

JM/100/25/201

61

15-06-99

Indore

U

A. Samadhishri

90

-

01 d

-

-

-

JM/100/33-34/260

62

16-06-99

Badaut

R

Acha. Vidyanandji

-

Niyam Sallekh.

-

-

-

-

JM/100/33-34/259 and JG/103/33/11

63

03-07-99

Nemavar

R

Mu. Siddhrajsagarji

73

-

36 d

-

-

-

JG/103/36/4

64

May-99

Chandkhedi

R

A. Bhaktimati

-

-

01 d

-

-

-

Br. Pramilaji

65

May-99

Deha

R

A. Dharnimati

-

-

01 d

-

-

-

Br. Pramilaji

66

Aug-99

Jaipur

U

A. Achalmati

-

-

05 d

-

-

-

Br. Pramilaji

67

06-08-99

Jaipur

U

A. Achalmati

-

-

05 d

-

-

-

Br. Pramilaji

68

28-09-99

Dronagiri

R

Mu. Anaghkirti

87

-

64 d

-

-

-

JG/103/48/14

69

Oct. -99

Chatarpur

U

Mu. Anangsagarji

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JG/103/47/12

70

Oct. -99

Ambad

R

Acha Gunavani

70

-

1 d

-

-

-

JM/100/9/69

71

Dec-99

Mahavirji

R

Ks. Dhairyasagar

-

-

05 d

-

-

-

Br. Pramilaji

72

Jun 2000

Nagaur

R

Shanti Bai

-

-

01 d

-

-

-

Br. Pramilaji

73

10-12-00

Bhind

U

Acha Ajitsagarji

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JM/102/10/65

74

01-02-01

Sammed-shikhar

R

Ksu. Antimmati

68

-

01 d

-

-

-

JG/105/40/7

75

—02-01

Sujangarh

U

A. Roshanmati

85

08 mths.

-

-

-

-

Br. Pramilaji

76

08-03-01

Kundalpur

R

Dr. Pannalal Jain

91

-

1 d

-

-

-

JS/68/1/6

77

18-03-01

Mandavara

R

Pt. Jambuprasad

86

-

1 d

-

-

-

JS/68/3/4 and

78

15-04-01

Mahavirji

R

Mu. Uttamsagarji

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JM/102/26-27/178

79

16-06-01

Dungarpur

U

Mu. Amoghasagarji

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JM/102/39/269

80

27-07-01

Dhariyavad

R

A. Vipulmati

72

12 mths

-

-

-

-

JM/102/41/288

81

02-08-01

Bhindar

R

Bhanwarlal Dharmavat

86

-

1 d

-

-

-

JG/105/40/6

82

27-08-01

Sikar

U

A. Vidyamati

-

-

1 d

-

-

-

JM/102/43/302

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

83

07-01-02

Udaipur

U

A. Manogyamati

79

6 mths

11 d

-

-

-

Case-study # 6

84

16-01-02

Dhariyavad

R

A. Vishuddhamati

72

12 yrs.

6 d

-

-

-

Case-study # 7

85

Jan 03

Salumber

R

A Prasadmati

-

Cont.

-

-

-

-

RP/ 10-1-03

86

Sep. 03

Nandanvan

R

A. Vipulmati

-

12 mths.

-

-

-

-

JS/68/8/4

87

-

-

-

A. Suprabhamati

81

08 yrs.

18 d

-

-

-

Br. Pramilaji

88

04-10-03

Bhavnagar

U

A. Vardhitmati

-

-

-

-

-

-

JGxii 107/51/3

89

16-11-03

Luharia

R

Mu. Anekantsagar

84

12 yrŚ

-

-

-

-

*wef 28-2-92 Case-study # 9

90

16-11-03

Luharia

R

Mu. Virsagar

84

12 yrŚ

-

-

-

-

*Taken 2 yrs ago Case-study # 10

 

i JV = Jinavani, Monthly, Samyagjnana Pracharak Mandal, Jaipur, Issues 51/1 to 6/12.

ii SP = Sramanopasaka, Fortnightly, ABSJ Sangh, Bikaner, Issues 31/22 to 40/32

iii SS = Sramana Samskriti monthly, ABSJS Sangha Beawar, Issues 1/1 to 8/10.

iv DJ = Jaina Dharma Jyoti monthly, Dharma Jyoti Prishad, Bhilwara, Issues 1/1 to 4/6.

v IT = India Today, Delhi.

vi RP = Rajasthan Patrika

vii JG = Jain Gazette weekly, SBDJ Mahasabha, Lucknow, Available Issues 98/1 to 107 52.

viii JM = Jaina Mitra weekly, SDJP Sabha, Mumbai, Available Issues 96/10 to 105/52.

ix JS = Jain Sandesh weekly, SBDJ Sangha, Mathura, Available Issues 64/1 to 53/52.

x AA = Ahimsa Army.

xi YB = Yuva Bulletin.

xii JG = Jain Gazette.

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