Subhash C. Jain

June 26, 2022 - 3:00pm
Prairie Lights Bookstore

Please join us for a reading and conversation with local author and UI Professor Emeritus Subhash C. Jain to celebrate the release of his new book The Path to Inner Peace: Mastering Karma.

Subhash Jain earned a Ph. D. in Mechanics and Hydraulics from The University of Iowa in 1971, and served as a faculty member in the UI Civil & Environmental Engineering Department of The University of Iowa from 1971 to 2003. After his retirement in 2003 he became interested in delving into the karma doctrine. He received a second Ph. D. in 2019, on the karma doctrine from the Department of Jainology, University of Madras, Chennai, India. He is also the author of  Rebirth of the Karma Doctrine and Karma Doctrine and Rebirth in Jainism: A Logical Perspective and several papers in Jain journals and magazines. He was born in India in a family that practiced Jainism and he continued to do so after coming to the US in 1967.