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Posted: 18.01.2019

Jain Center of Southern California

Bhagwan Sumatinath and Guru Nanak Postdoctoral Fellowship for Jain and Sikh Studies at San Diego State University

Jai Jinendra,

We invite you all for yet another exciting event by External Education Committee of our Jain Center!

With blessings from Bhagwan Sumatinath and the generosity of donors Mr. Rohak and Swati Vora (San Diego), Mr. Mahesh and Usha Wadher and Drs. Meera and Jasvant Modi we have achieved yet another milestone to further Education of Jain Studies in Mainstream Academic University!

There will be a Signing Ceremony of "Bhagwan Sumatinath and Guru Nanak Postdoctoral Fellowship for Jain and Sikh Studies at San Diego State University"

Day and Date: Sunday, January 27, 2019

Time: Tour of Jain Center followed by Lunch - 12:00 noon to 1:30 pm
Program - 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Tea - 3:00 pm

Location: Auditorium of Cultural Complex,
Jain Center of Southern California
8072 Commonwealth Avenue
Buena Park, CA 90621-0549

Please RSVP Here

Call Dr. Nitin Shah at 562 244 9035 with any questions.

Basics of Watercolor Workshop

Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 12:45 to 4:30 PM
Age: 12 years and over (No Experience needed)
Supplies Fee: $10/-
Limited Seating *24 students
Basics of Watercolor Workshop By Minaxi Choksi
Jain Center of Southern California,# Room N4 8072 Commonwealth Ave, Buena Park, CA

Minaxi (Mina) Choksi

Qualifications: Fine Arts and Graphic Arts Major, Specializing in Calligraphy
Mediums: Studied in Watercolors, Pastels, Inks, Oils, Acrylics,, Glass, Ceramics, Fiber, Metals, Printing, Digital

  • *Award Winner of 2011 Contest,@ Pasadena Art Convention.
  • Cerritos Recycling Art
  • Shows / Exhibition at:
  • Bowers Museum, ABC Unified District, Bakersfield College
  • Cerritos Library / S. Center

Watercolor Basics.:

  • Color Theory Product explanations
  • Techniques to Learn:
  • Glazing, Salting, Color Lifting, Wet into Wet, Masking

Click Here for the Flyer
Click Here to Register

Wellness Challenge - Reduce Your Sugar Intake

For the upcoming weekly challenge, we are challenging the participants to “Reduce Your Sugar Intake. ” Sugar has a very high caloric content and virtually no nutritional value. Besides causing weight gain, it also encourages inflammation, infection, compromises the immune system and raise insulin levels. Eating less sugar is one of the best actions you can take to improve your current and future health. If you are interested in learning more and participating, click here.

Ongoing Programs - Jan 2019



Start Time

Daily Ashtprakari Puja


7:30 AM

Aarti-Mangal Divo


8:15 PM


7:30 PM


Daily in the morning


Chaudas Pratikraman


6:30 PM (Weekday)
6:00 PM (Weekend)

Sthanakvasi Pakhi Pratikraman


6:15 PM

Monthly Snatra Puja and Navkar Mantra Jaap


9:30 AM

Monthly Bhavna Bhakti


7:30 PM

JCYC & JSG Pathshala / Adult Swadhyay / Sutra Class


9:40 AM

Webcast of the discourses by Shri Rakeshbhai Jhaveri


1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Weekly Evening Swadhyay

Every Monday, Tuesday Wednesday & Thursday


Adhyatmasar Swadhyays


By Girishbhai
(8:00 PM to 9:30 PM)

14 Gunasthanak


By Hasendrabhai
(8.30 PM to 10.00 PM)

Shrimad Rajchandra Vachnamrut


By Rameshbhai
8:30 pm to 10 pm

Yogshatak Swadhyays


By Girishbhai
(8:00 PM to 9:30 PM)

Lifetime Tithis

Send a photograph of your loved one to Kinal Modi at kinalmodi12@yahoo.com.
Please contact Ketan Parekh at ketan.parekh@jaincenter.net for information, questions or any pledges.

Webcast of the discourses on Shrimad Rajchandra Vachanamrutji

Event: Webcast of the discourses on Shrimad Rajchandra Vachanamrutji by Shri Rakeshbhai Jhaveri

Date: Sunday January 20, 2019 - 1 pm to 3 pm
RSVP not required.

Place for the satsang is Aradhana Hall. All are welcome to attend.

Upcoming Events

To be Announced

Dignitary Visits & Shibirs

To be Announced

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