To promote scholastic work and translations of ancient manuscripts into modern languages and to sponsor original researches on the spiritual values of Shramnic religions with a special emphasis on Jainism. To preserve antiquities and manuscripts and create a holistic and an all encompassing resource centre for higher learning and research fostering the tenets of Anekantavada, Ahimsa and limitations of possession and wants. To serve this purpose our mission is to develop this institute on the University level and to adopt modern technologies for global propagation of Jain tenets and to bring forth a much-needed Encyclopedia of Jain Studies. Our mission is also to develop this institute on Global level and make possible reciprocal exchange of ideas and scholarship with a fruitful interaction with scholars in abroad as well. With this purpose a Global Centre for Indological Research and Ahimsa has been founded at the Institute.