Wikipedia:WikiProject Jainism

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Welcome to WikiProject Jainism. Several Wikipedians have formed this collaboration resource and group dedicated to improving Wikipedia's coverage of Jainism and the organization of information and articles on this topic. This page and its subpages contain their suggestions and various resources; it is hoped that this project will help to focus the efforts of other Wikipedians interested in the topic. If you would like to help, please join the project, inquire on the talk page and see the to-do list below.



  • This project covers all topic related to Jainism.


  • Name all the people by just first name, or full name where applicable.
  • Use words such as Tirthankar, Kevali postfixed to Wikipedia article name, to avoid ambiguation where necessary.
  • Use IAST Names wherever possible
  • For others who may not have been monk, and neither the top 5, identify if use of words such as Pandit, Guru be suitable.
  • For articles on Ganadhar, use Ganadhar GanadharName.

Open tasks[edit]


Articles with tags[edit]

GA candidates[edit]

Following are the articles we have to improve to GA/FA. Please update the Pageviews & status. GA/FA candidature will be preferred in descending order of pageviews.

To add any article, simple type in the name at the last along with relevant stats. To check which is the priority article, please sort the list according to pageviews/day.

Article Pageviews/Day Status
Jainism 3,405 C
Bahubali 1,459 C
Mahavira 1,081 GA
Shravanabelagola 503 C
History of Jainism 476 C
Tirthankara 408 C
Jain vegetarianism 381 C
Buddhism and Jainism 249 C
Rishabhanatha 224 C
Digambara 193 B
Sallekhana 181 B
Jain philosophy 142 B
Jain monasticism 139 B
Anekantavada 140 FA
God in Jainism 127 B
Parshvanatha 119 C
Jain cosmology 118 B
Ahimsa in Jainism 97 GA
Vidyasagar (Jain monk) 85 C
Jainism and Hinduism 80 C
Neminatha 60 C
Karma in Jainism 62 GA
Bharata Chakravartin 52 C
Jainism and non-creationism 51 B
Statue of Ahimsa 50 Start
Rama in Jainism 48 Start
Mahamastakabhisheka 44 Start
Jain meditation 42 Start
Digambara monk 32 C
Kundakunda 28 Start
Munisuvrata 28 Start
Chandraprabha 24 Start
Nabhi 20 Start
Panch Kalyanaka 18 C
Sāmāyika 10 Start
Kashaya (Jainism) 8 C
Pramansagar 8 Start
Causes of karma in Jainism 7 B
Kulakara 7 Start
Nemichandra 5 Start


Please feel free to add yourself here, and to indicate any areas of particular interest.

  1. Zainil Dedhia (talk · contribs · count)
  2. Zhang Guo Lao (talk · contribs · count)
  3. Qmwne235 (talk · contribs · count)
  4. Chirags (talk · contribs · count)
  5. Mrnorwood (talk · contribs · count)
  6. Badbilltucker (talk · contribs · count)
  7. SANJAYBAFNA (talk · contribs · count)
  8. Anishshah19 (talk · contribs · count)
  9. Indian Chronicles (talk · contribs · count)
  10. Legalese (talk · contribs · count)
  11. Bharatshah (talk · contribs · count)
  12. zeuspitar (talk · contribs · count)
  13. Suresh Elangovan (talk · contribs · count)
  14. AlexNebraska (talk · contribs · count)
  15. Ankurjain (talk · contribs · count)
  16. Jainrajat11 (talk · contribs · count)
  17. Anuja0304 (talk · contribs · count)
  18. Aayush18 (talk · contribs · count)
  19. Mananshah15 (talk · contribs · count)
  20. Nizil Shah (talk · contribs · count)
  21. The Rahul Jain (talk · contribs · count)
  22. s72013 (talk · contribs · count)
  23. doctorrads (talk · contribs · count)
  24. nj4uonline (talk · contribs · count)
  25. Capankajsmilyo (talk · contribs · count) (I am interested in working on Jain Ascetics)
  26. Ricky81682 (talk · contribs · count)
  27. जैन (talk · contribs · count)
  28. ASethi (talk · contribs · count)
  29. Chandnisethi (talk · contribs · count)
  30. Rachnajainrj (talk · contribs · count)
  31. BOTFIGHTER (talk · contribs · count) (I am an Jain and want everyone to know about Jainism)
  32. Avgr8 (talk · contribs · count)
  33. CFA.KRUNAL.DEDHIA (talk · contribs · count) (I am interested in spreading the knowledge of Jainism, resolving doubts & conflicts)


Recognised content[edit]

Wikipedia:WikiProject Jainism/Recognised content

New articles[edit]

Please feel free to list your new Jainism-related articles here (newer articles at the top, please). Any new articles that have an interesting or unusual fact in them, are at least over 1,000 characters, don't have any dispute templates on them, and cite their sources, should be suggested for the Did you know? box on the Wikipedia Main Page.

Under Construction[edit]

Requested Articles[edit]

Review and assessment[edit]



Peer review[edit]

Peer review



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Jainism(34 C, 40 P)
Jainism by location(3 C)
Jain art(1 C, 6 P)
Jain community(48 P)
Jain deities(2 C, 5 P)
Jain dynasties(5 C, 4 P)
Jain education(1 C, 3 P)
Jain empires and kingdoms(1 C, 4 P)
Jain festivals(12 P)
History of Jainism(1 C, 5 P)
Jainism images(10 F)
Jain acharyas(27 P)
Jain ascetics(2 C, 2 P)
Jain mantras(3 P)
Jain religious occupations(1 C, 8 P)
Jains(9 C, 1 P)
Jain law(1 C, 6 P)
Jain media(5 P)
Jain mythology(1 C)
Jain organisations(1 C, 13 P)
Jain pilgrimage sites(22 P)
Jain philosophy(2 C, 27 P)
Jain phrases(7 P)
Salakapurusa(1 C, 15 P)
Scholars of Jainism(26 P)
Jain sects(1 C, 18 P)
Jain statues(1 C)
Jain symbols(1 C, 11 P)
Jain texts(1 C, 67 P)
Jainism stubs(128 P)
Jainism templates(1 C, 11 P)






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