It is absolutely essential to keep the mind concentrated in an auspicious meditation in order to attain the purity and perfection of the soul.


There is the need for a prop of something if the mind should acquire concentration and should intensify it. In all the theories and directions in the Jain dharma relating to meditation, there is a very interesting and beautiful description of the Navpad.

Surely, one can attain the highway of mental firmness and concentration if one meditates on the Navpad in the various prescribed ways realizing their qualities, which are among the best and the most sublime in the world.