THE AJIVIKAS. A Short History of their Religion and Philosophy

B. M. BARUA, M.A., D.Lit.

Published by the
UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA
1920

The History of the Ajivikas can broadly he divided into three periods in conformity with the three main stages of development through which their doctrines had passed. The general facts about these periods are summed up below with a view to indicate the precise nature of the problems that confront us in the study of each.