List of Jains

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Jain /ˈn/ is the title and name given to an adherent of Jainism. The term has its origin in the Sanskrit term jina ("conqueror" or "victor"). This article lists prominent individuals who have self-identified as a follower of Jainism.


Main article: List of Jain ascetics

Business leaders / Top executives



Indian Freedom Struggle

Political Leaders








Champat Rai Jain, 20th century Jain scholar





Social Workers


Padma Shri Awardees

Padma Bhushan Awardees

Padma Vibhushan Awardees

See also


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