Having had his schooling from Mhow and Bhopal in Madhya Pradesh, Vijay K. Jain (b. 1951) did his graduation in Electronics Engineering from Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University, and Post-Graduation in Management from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.
An independent researcher, Vijay K. Jain has authored several books, and translated into English a number of profound Jaina scriptures:
Marketing Management for Small Units,
Jain Dharma: Mangal Parichaya, (1994)
From IIM-Ahmedabad to Happiness, (2006)
Ácárya Umasvami's Tattvarthsutra – with Hindi
and English Translation, (2011), Vikalp Printers,
Ácárya Kundkund's Samayasara – with Hindi and
English Translation, (2012), Vikalp Printers, Dehradun.
Shri Amritchandra Suri's Purusharthasiddhyupaya –
with Hindi and English Translation, (2012), Vikalp
Ácárya Nemichandra's Dravyasamgraha – with
Authentic Explanatory Notes, (2013), Vikalp Printers,
Ácárya Pujyapada's Istopadesa – The Golden
Discourse, (2014), Vikalp Printers, Dehradun.
Ácárya Samantabhadra's Svayambhustotra - Adoration of The Twenty-four Tirthankara, (2015), Vikalp Printers, Dehradun.
Ácárya Samantabhadra's Áptamímámsá (Devágamastotra) – Deep Reflection On The Omniscient Lord (2016).
Ácárya Samantabhadra's Ratnakarandaka-śrávakácára = The Jewel-casket of Householder's Conduct (2016).
Ācārya Pūjyapāda’s Samādhitantram – Supreme Meditation (2017).
Ācārya Kundakunda’s Pravacanasāra – Essence of the Doctrine (2018).
Ācārya Umāsvāmī’s Tattvārthasūtra – With Explanation in English from Ācārya Pūjyapāda’s Sarvārthasiddhi (2018).
Mr. Jain is the proprietor of Vikalp Printers, a high-end printing and publishing firm, based in Dehradun, India.