his twenty-five attributes.
The Anga consist of
- Eleven canonical texts compiled by the Ganadhar or followers of Tirthankar (Arihant),
- Twelve canonical texts compiled by Shruta Kevalis
- One scripture of proper conduct and
- One scripture of proper practice
Upadhyaya is responsible for all academic activities in the Sangha. Followers eat boiled mung only, to celebrate the colour green which is associated with Upadhyaya, and pray, worship and meditate for Upadhyaya during the day.