Q: 39 (SCRA/2009)

Consider the following statements. Jainism was associated with the spread of urban culture in the Sixth Century because
1. Jainism was atheistic in nature, the existence of God being considered as irrelevant to its doctrine.
2. They emphasis on non-violence (ahimsa) prevented agriculturists from accepting Jainism, since cultivation involved killing of insects.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
question_subject: 
History
question_year: 
2009
question_exam: 
SCRA
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