Posted: 01.04.2015
 
Ahimsa Yatra 2015 of Acharya Mahashraman arrived at Biganj (Nepal) Photoshow / Single photos:
Posted: 01.04.2015
By Prof. Dr. Nalini Balbir
JainPedia The festival of Mahāvīr Jayantī is celebrated annually in commemoration of the birthday of the 24th Jina, Mahāvīra. It takes place on the 13th day of the bright half of the month of Caitra, which runs roughly from mid-March to mid-April. One of the few festivals celebrated by all sects of Jains, Mahāvīr Jayantī is also the only Jain festival officially recognised by the Indian government...
Posted: 01.04.2015
By Dr. Kusum Lunia
Amongst all the planets of the solar system, earth is the most beautiful. On its floor, 2613 years back, on Chetra Shukla Treyodasi (27th March, 598, B.C.), Vardhamaan Mahavir was born at Shatriye Kund Gram in Vaishali . He devoted his entire life towards social welfare and welfare of the soul. According to Acharya Hazari Prasad Diwedi , “Lord Mahavir is one of the pure souls on which India could be proud in...
Posted: 01.04.2015
 
Jain Center of Greater Boston Jai Jinendra!!! Pathshala is on 05 Apr 2015. We will gather in Temple for Prayers followed by meditation / arti/ mangal divo/ announcements. Parents of Rookies will help set up for lunch/serving lunch/cleaning dishes, lunch area and kitchen. 1) Pathshala time: 10 Am Sharp. We request all parents and kids to be present 10 min. earlier. 2) Schedule for Pathshala: 10:00am- 10:30am:...
Posted: 01.04.2015
 
Jain Education and Research Foundation Contents: A perpetual center of Jain studies was established at Florida International University in April 2010. Since then, many successful Jain studies programs have been accomplished under this endowed professorship. International Conference - Page 1 The birth centenary of Acharya Tulsi was celebrated on Nov 1 and 2, 2014, with an international conference on the...
Posted: 01.04.2015
 
"No grief - no sorrow" - serial introducing Preksha Meditation Directed by Satish Sharma Produced by Swami Dharmananda Adhyatma Sadhana Kendra, Delhi, India, 2014
Posted: 01.04.2015
 
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Posted: 01.04.2015
By Prof. Muni Mahendra Kumar
There are three main types of ananta (infinity). 1. Parita-Ananta (P. An.) 2. Yukta-Ananta (Y. An.) 3. Ananta-Ananta (An. An.) Each of the above three types are sub-divided into three subtypes: 1. Jaghanya (Maximum) 2. Madhyama (Medium) 3. Utkṛṣṭa (Maximum) Now let us consider these nine types of ananta as described in the Jain philosophy. 1. Jaghanya-Parita Ananta (J. P. An.) By adding one in U. A. A., we...
Posted: 31.03.2015
 
ShortNews in English Nepal: 31.03.2015 His Holiness Acharya Mahashraman received a historic welcome in Nepal. Deputy Prime Minister Prakash Man Singh graced the occasion as honorable chief guest in the presence of several Jain Terapanth followers from Nepal. News in Hindi
Posted: 31.03.2015
 
Jahaj Mandir News in Hindi: आज नवपद ओलीजी का पांचवा दिन साधू पद की आराधना का दिन साधको की साधना में सदा सहायता करने वाले, अप्रमत्त गुण के धारक, लोक में रहे हुए सभी साधू...
Posted: 31.03.2015
 
"No grief - no sorrow" - serial introducing Preksha Meditation Directed by Satish Sharma Produced by Swami Dharmananda Adhyatma Sadhana Kendra, Delhi, India, 2014
Posted: 31.03.2015
 
Vighyapati 52, 29th Mar to 4th Apr 2015
Posted: 31.03.2015
 
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Posted: 31.03.2015
 
Samani Parimal Pragya Samani Maryada Pragya Annual Family camp is the most soul satisfying and enriching experience, its being held in the calm & scenic wooded set-up at Camp Woodmen facility in Bellville, TX (50 miles west on 290/I-10) since the past 4 years. This time, It’s happening again on Easter weekend (starts at 3 PM on Friday April 3rd and ends on 12 noon Sunday April 5th ). The theme is very...
Posted: 31.03.2015
 
Vighyapati 51, 22nd Mar to 28th Mar 2015
Posted: 31.03.2015
 
ShortNews in English Nepal: 31.03.2015 A golden lettered day for the Jain Terapanth sect, as Acharya Mahashraman reaches Nepal to spread the message of Ahimsa or non-violence. His Holiness received an overwhelming welcome by followers in Nepal as can be seen from these pictures. News in Hindi तेरापंथ धर्मसंघ में नए इतिहास का होने जा...
Posted: 31.03.2015
By Prof. Muni Mahendra Kumar
Let J. A. A. = J 1 After once operation of V.-S., we get After twice operating V.-S., we get After thrice operating V.-S., we get After administering operation V.-S. J 1 times, we get (say) , which if we write as J 2 , then by once administering operation V.-S., we get by twice administering operation V.-S., we get by thrice administering operation V.-S., we get by J2 times administering operation V.-S. we get...
Posted: 30.03.2015
 
News in Hindi
Posted: 30.03.2015
 
"No grief - no sorrow" - serial introducing Preksha Meditation Directed by Satish Sharma Produced by Swami Dharmananda Adhayatma Sadhana Kendra, Delhi, India, 2014
Posted: 30.03.2015
 
Jain Center of Southern California Agenda Recognize Outgoing BOD/EC Members - Virendra Shah Introduce Incoming BOD/EC Members - Virendra Shah Fundraising - Dr. Jayesh Shah JAINA 2015 Atlanta Convention - Dr. Jayesh Shah Upcoming Religious Events - Dr. Mahendra Shah Volunteer Recognition - Savitaben Mehta External Education Committee - Dr. Nitin Shah Appeal to the Community - JCYC / Sonal Shah
Posted: 30.03.2015
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Jai Jinendra! Thank you registered Members, As a reminder, Jains Got Talent is one of the highlights of the upcoming convention. It offers you a unique opportunity to showcase your talent in front of the entire Jain Community during Jaina Convention in Atlanta from July 2-5, 2015. Singers, Magicians, Dancers, Comedians, etc…can now compete to be the winner. Last few days left to register...
Posted: 30.03.2015
 
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Posted: 30.03.2015
 
Jahaj Mandir News in Hindi: आज नवपद ओलीजी का तीसरा दिन। आचार्य पद की आराधना का दिन। 9 पदों में किसी भी व्यक्ति विशेष को वंदना नही की गयी है। जो जो आत्मा उन उन महान गुणों तक...
Posted: 30.03.2015
 
23 Mar - 29 Mar 2015
Posted: 30.03.2015
By Prof. Muni Mahendra Kumar
The asaṃkhyāta (innumerable) is classified into three types: 1. Parīta Asaṃkhyāta (P. A.) 2. Yukta Asaṃkhyāta (Y. A.) 3. Asaṃkhyāta Asaṃkhyāta (A. A) Each of the above is again of three types: 1. Jaghanya (Minimum) 2. Madhyama (Middle) 3. Utkṛṣṭa (Maximum) In this way, there are nine types of asaṃkhyāta . Let us consider each of them one by one. 1. Jaghanya Parīta Asaṃkhyāta (J. P...
Posted: 29.03.2015
 
ShortNews in English Harisidhi: 27.03.2015 His Holiness Acharya Mahashraman pointed out the importance of tyaga or renunciation during his Sermon at Harisidhi village (Bihar). He explained that self-motivated renunciation that is done willingly is real renunciation. Even when offered objects of his/her liking, the tyagi remains unaffected (without any craving). Thus, real renunciation paves the way for...
Posted: 29.03.2015
 
ShortNews in English Bhilwara: 29.03.2015 Under the able guidance and direction of Muni Arhat Kumar, Muni Dr. Madan Lal, Muni Chaitanya Kumar, and Muni Vinay Ruchi a group recitation of Bhaktambar Stotra was organised at Bhilwara. 108 pairs of Shravak, Shravika participated and over 300 people were present at this event. News in Hindi
Posted: 29.03.2015
 
29.03.2015 Kolkata Sadhvi Trishla Kumari received a warm welcome by the Terapanth sect in Kolkata. Her sermon inspired the large audience to join His Holiness Acharya Mahashraman's Ahimsa Yatra and apply its principles in day-today life.
Posted: 29.03.2015
 
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Posted: 29.03.2015
By Prof. Muni Mahendra Kumar
Let us use the same notations which we had used in the previous calculation Radius r o = (12288 x 10 11 ) sarṣapas Height h = (24784.896 x 10 9 ) sarṣapas Now, k o th seed will be dropped in cylinder A, and it will be completely filled. Then the first seed will be dropped in the cylinder B. Again one by one, the seeds from the cylinder A will be dropped in the rings ahead. The last seed will be dropped in...
Posted: 28.03.2015
 
Jain Terapanth News Kasimabad 09.03.2015 Today Poojya pravar along with His White Force (monks and nuns wear white clothes and seems to be forces in white) arrived in campus of Prabhu Narayan Singh High School for one day stay. They were warmly welcomed by the staff and students of the school. Addressing the mass In his pious sermon, Acharya Shree said - "One should analyse his own power, vitality, health and...
Posted: 28.03.2015
 
Jain Terapanth News Prem ka pura, Bhadev, Gajipur 08.03.2015 Elderly persons bowing to H.H. Acharya Shri Mahashraman During Ahimsa Yatra H.H. Acharya shree Mahashraman arrived at Shastri Deepan Chaudhary High School. H.H. sermonized that one who is not free from karmas cannot attain salvation. One who does not have good character cannot get free from karmas. In absence of proper knowledge (Samyak Gyan) one...
Posted: 28.03.2015
 
Jain Terapanth News Borsiya (Gazipur) 07.03.2015 H.H. Acharya Mahashraman ji visited the Satyadev Institute of Technology (Polytechnic college) for one day stay. The chairman of the college, Mr. Sanand Singh was obliged. He warmly welcomed H.H. Acharya ji along with his group of saints and nuns as they are strolling with a mission of public welfare and Nation's character formation. His outburst of emotions on...
Posted: 28.03.2015
 
Jain Terapanth News Gazipur, Uttar Pradesh 06.03.2015 H.H. Acharya Mahashraman, today visited the huge campus of A.P.S. public school for one day stay. His holiness preached audience and said that detached souls are free from all wishes, desires, charms and greed but the normal souls are more or less filled with characteristics like desires, greed, lust, lure etc. Sky is infinite. It doesn't have any ends, But...
Posted: 28.03.2015
 
Jain Terapanth News Kusmikalan (dist: Gajipur) 05.03.2015 H.H. Acharya Shri Mahashraman ji addressing the students and masses present at S.G.M. Snatakottar Ayurvedic College, said- "One who is religious in Life, attains Salvation (Nirvana)". Religion is stagnant in a person's life who has pure heart. One who is simple reserves the rights of spirituality. We attain simplicity by overcoming allure. Simplicity is...
Posted: 28.03.2015
 
Jain Terapanth News Devkali village (Gazipur) 04.03.2015 H.H. Acharya Shree Mahashraman arrived today with a plan to stay for a day at Hanuman Singh Inter College of Devkali. He expressed his thoughts to the audiences regarding the value of money in the world. He said to meet the requirements of life, money plays an important role and is required. Life is a three-level requirements - In Pious Presence of H.H...
Posted: 28.03.2015
 
BBC News Magazine Monitor A collection of cultural artefacts 24 March 2015 Samani Pratibha Pragya (right) relies on the Jain community Monks and nuns who strictly adhere to Jainism have to abide by a complex set of dietary rules, writes Rajeev Gupta. "People may think our life is difficult but for me our way of life is much easier to live," says Samani Pratibha Pragya. She is a practising Jain "monk". In the...
Posted: 28.03.2015
 
Jain Center of Southern California Ongoing Programs | March 2015 Event Date Start Time Daily Asthprakari Puja Daily 7:30 a.m. Aarti-Mangal Divo Weekdays 8:15 p.m. Sat/Sun/holidays 7:30 p.m. Chundadi Daily in the morning Chaudus Pratikraman 4/3, 4/17 6:30 p.m. (weekday) 6:00 p.m. (weekend) Monthly Snatra Puja and Navkar Mantra Jaap 4/25 9:30 a.m. Monthly Bhavna Bhakti 3/27, 4/24 7:30 p.m. JCYC Pathshala and...
Posted: 28.03.2015
 
Equality And Diversity Office: SOAS - University of London Date: 30 March 2015 Time: 12:00 AM Venue: Brunei Gallery For the 4th year in a row, SOAS, University of London will be hosting the COEXIST Interfaith Music Festival in its Brunei Gallery all day (10am - 9pm) on Monday, 30 March 2015. Over 20 artists and groups from a variety of faith and interfaith backgrounds are expected to share their music and...
Posted: 28.03.2015
 
Jahaj Mandir News in Hindi: जैन जगत में नवपद की महिमा अपरंपार है ! नवपद : 1.अरिहंत 2. सिद्ध 3. आचार्य 4.उपाध्याय 5.साधु 6.दर्शन 7. ज्ञान 8. चारित्र 9. तप !! यह आराधना वर्ष में दो बार आयंबिल...
Posted: 28.03.2015
 
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Posted: 28.03.2015
By Prof. Muni Mahendra Kumar
In the Shvetambara tradition, the four cylinders as described in the Digambara tradition are used, but the height of each cylinder is more than that in the latter. Here, it is mentioned that each cylinder has a 8 yojanas tall jagatī (wall) with 2 kośa (=0.5 yojanas ) tall vedikā (platform) on the wall. Thus, the total height of each cylinder is h equal to 1000 yojanas + 8 yojanas + 0.5 yojanas h = 1008.5...
Posted: 28.03.2015
 
ShortNews in English Tutipar: 14.03.2015 Acharya Mahashraman's Ahimsa Yatra or Non-violence March successfully penetrates into small villages and towns of Uttar Pradesh, India News in Hindi
Posted: 28.03.2015
 
ShortNews in English Mumbai: 23.03.2015 Terapanth Mahila Mandal (Mumbai) organised a cleanliness drive in Mumbai News in Hindi
Posted: 28.03.2015
 
ShortNews in English Raipur: 7.03.2015 Terapanth Professional Forum (Raipur) organised a Seminar to discuss the Indian Financial Budget 2015 News in Hindi
Posted: 27.03.2015
By Dr. Manju Nahata
Acharya Tulsi International Conference Miami Lecture, 02.12.2014 Introduction We have gathered here today to throw light upon Acharya Sri Tulsi's modern and futuristic approach to Jainism, but, I would like to begin my discourse with a flashback, going back to the 1920's A time when religion was synonymous with the mere practice of rituals A time when morals were freely compromised for personal gains A time...
Posted: 27.03.2015
By Prof. Muni Mahendra Kumar
On the basis of the above definition of the U.S., we can make its exact mathematical computation as follows: The first thing to be calculated is the number of seeds which are filled in Xo. This number can be calculated if we know- 1. The dimensions of a single mustard ( sarṣapa ) seed. 2. The number of such mustard seeds contained in the right circular cylinder of diameter 1,00,00 yojanas and height 1000...
Posted: 27.03.2015
 
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Posted: 26.03.2015
 
Samani Parimal Pragya Samani Maryada Pragya Jai Jinendra. We are starting all our weekly classes and sessions as Samanijis have arrived at the center. There will be Samanijis Pravachan on Sunday, Mar 29th starting at 10:30 AM . Mediation and Swadhyay on Wednesdays will start from today. There will be Meditation and Yoga class for Ladies on Thursday. See the complete schedule of classes and sessions below...
Posted: 26.03.2015
 
Jain Vegans Dear all, Lots of exciting news in this edition of the newsletter. Aamir Khan, one of the most famous actors in Bollywood has turned vegan! He was inspired by both Jainism and the health benefits of adopting a plant based diet. Ayambil Oli, a nine day festival in which devout Jains get together and consume only one meal a day which is devoid both of animal products and root vegetables, greens and...
Posted: 26.03.2015
 
Guwahati 22.03.2015 Gyanshala teachers are giving weekly training to Gyanshala students. About 125 Gyanarthi attend weekly classes. 13 Gyanshala teacher gave weekly training. Ashok Surana is associated with Gyanshala activities from start in 1991. Bharti Munot is in charge of Gyanshala.
Posted: 26.03.2015
 
Jain Center of Southern California RSVP for Mahavir Janm Kalyanak Ekashana RSVP for Mahavir Janm Kalyanak Swamivatsalya (Dinner) Please RSVP for Ekasanas and Swamivatsalya Dinner on Mahavir Janma Kalyanak Celebration day that will take place on Sunday, April 5, 2015. Deadline to RSVP: April 1, 2015 It is very important that you RSVP for each event you plan to participate in. We need an accurate head count so we...
Posted: 26.03.2015
 
ShortNews in English Bhilwada: 21.03.2015 Debate Competition and Cancer Awareness Program were held in Terapanth Bhawan in presence of Muni Arhat Kumar and Muni Madan Kumar. News in Hindi
Posted: 26.03.2015
 
ShortNews in English Balotara: 21.03.2015 Padma Devi Sancheti of Balotara took santhara. Sadhvi Kanak Rekha is there to give spiritual guidance to the family. News in Hindi
Posted: 26.03.2015
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Jai Jinendra! We are excited to send you some details of youth programming and the contact information. We also want to remind you the dead line for souvenir advertisements and articles is April 15th. You will find all the details at the convention.jaina.org . The Opening Parade of Jain Centers is on Friday, July 3rd. All children are invited to come enjoy the parade with their parents and...
Posted: 26.03.2015
 
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