Bhagavan Mahavira, endowed with thirty-four Atisayas (distinguished attributes),
delivered a soul-stirring and impassioned sermon in the assembly of gods and human
beings. Simultaneously, a great sacrifice was in progress in another part of the city.But huge crowds were seen going in the opposite direction, towards Samavasarana.
Indrabhuti, of Gautama Gotra, was the chief priest, and he was told about Bhagavin
Mahivira's Samavasarana. On hearing this, his vanity was hurt and he decided to put to test
the so-called omniscience of the new saint. He, therefore, started towards the Samavasarana accompanied
by to his disciples. Mahivira, called him by his name and without asking dispelled his doubts about
soul, upon which he with his 500 disciples accepted monkhood. Hearing this, the remaining ten learned
scholars came there and their secret doubts having been removed, accepted initiation with 3900 diciples.
Mahavira, gave Tripadi and established four-fold sangha. 11 Ganadharas, composed