Posted: 09.11.2014
 
nonviolence in revolution More than one million people are expected to visit Berlin this weekend as the German city celebrates the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, according to tourist organization Visit Berlin. Some visitors from Germany and around the world on Saturday took pictures in front of the graffiti-covered remnants of the Wall, the AFP reports. Others observed the 7,000 white balloons...
Posted: 30.11.2013
 
Somaiya Vidyavihar Hindi: 29-30 Nov. 2013 ko Yoga Pro. Dr. Prakash Soni ke guidelence me Yogaashan-Suryanamskaar ki Prastuti dete hua Vinay Mandir ke students. Saath me Somaiya vidyahar ke vice president Sri Sameer bhi Somaiya and trustigan. Photos: 2013.11.30 MUMBAI Somaiya Vidyavihar Founder Day 4729 2013.11.30 MUMBAI Somaiya Vidyavihar Founder Day 0736 2013.11.30 MUMBAI Somaiya Vidyavihar...
Posted: 17.10.2013
 
Sri Jinaya namah Dear all this is a video presentation of the valedictory function celebrated on the concluding day of a three day Jaina Philosophy teaching programme. The venue was Sri Adhi Bhagwan Digamber Jinalayam-Adampakkam-Chennai. The programme was designed and conducted by Acharya Kuntha Kuntha Jaina Philosophy Propagation centre, Kuntha Kuntha Hill ( Ponnur hill ) 7KM from Vandavasi...
Posted: 13.10.2013
 
A Three day Jaina philosophy teaching programme was inaugurated on 11-10-2013 at Sri Adhi Bhagwan Digamber Jinalayam -Adampakkam-Chennai. This programme is designed,and implemented by Acharya Kuntha Kuntha Jaina Philosophy Propagation Centre- Kuntha Kuntha Hill ( Ponnur Hill) ,Vandavasi taluk, Thiruvannamala Dt.Tamilnadu. For the past three decades this programme has been carried out at different places.twice...
Posted: 25.07.2013
 
National Jain Minority Conference Date: Sunday - 28th July 2013. : 9AM to 5 PM Place: Shri Vardhman Swetambar Stanakwasi Jain Shravak Sangh, Bibwewadi, (Near Yash Lwan) PUNE I request to all Jains to show our unity please do come & brings your friends come one come all JAINS. Also all are requested to convey this message to all friends and jain samaj karyakartas in all over MAHARASHTRA...thanks. Dakshin Bharat...
Posted: 03.07.2013
 
M.A in Jainlogy degree course being offered by University of Madras, Chennai, India. Dr. Priya is the HOD of the department. Flyer:
Posted: 17.12.2012
 
On Friday 14 December 2012, charity ‘Sense International’ for deafblind children was presented with a cheque for £65,278 from funds raised by the Love of Faith Charity Walk that was held in central London in June. The charity walk was organised by the Harrow-based Jain organisation - Shrimad Rajchandra Mission Dharampur UK (SRMD UK) - and formed part of the Jain Community’s offering to ‘A Year of...
Posted: 19.09.2012
 
Shrimad Rajchandra Mission Dharampur Manchester Name of Event: Paryushan Ahimsa Walk Date of Event: 09 Sept 2012 Venue of Event: Stockport Road, Levenshulme, Manchester Event organised by: Shrimad Rajchandra Mission Dharampur Manchester No. of people who attended the event: Approx 100 No. of children who attended the event: 40 Details of Performance: Walk organised to create awareness of Jainism, Paryushan and...
Posted: 30.08.2012
 
Jaipur: Dr. D.R. Mehta, the founder and chief patron of the Jaipur based Bhagwan Mahavir Viklang Sahayata Samiti, the makers of the world famous "Jaipur Foot" was presented the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavna award at a special function at Jawahar Bhawan New Delhi. The award was presented by the chairman of the advisory committee of Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavna Committee, Dr. Karan Singh in the...
Posted: 30.08.2012
 
Swasti Shri Charukeerti Bhattarak ji of Moodbidri visited Atlanta Jain Temple during weekend of August 2012 and had a very eventful weekend including his lectures. Sthapana of Shri Adinath Bhagawan and Shri Siddha Bhagawan Murtis, and Laghu Siddha Chakra Vidhaan in Shri 1008 Mahaveer Swami Digambar Temple. Since Year 2008 Pratishta, this is the biggest event here.
Posted: 26.07.2012
 
2012 Annual Erskine Childers Lecture Building Momentum for Peace A World Free From Wars, Want and Fear Date: Monday 10th September, 2012 Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm Venue: Hilton London Euston , 17 - 18 Upper Woburn Place, London, WC1H 0HT RSVP: Vijay Mehta - vijay@vmpeace.org Keynote Speaker: Jan Pronk , Former Minister of Development, Netherlands The Annual Erskine Childers Lecture 2012 is the 16th in a series of...
Posted: 26.07.2012
 
Edinburgh Peace and Justice Centre, Edinburgh Campaigns Against Arms Trade and Uniting for Peace invite you to Vijay Mehta’s book discussion The Economics of Killing How the West Fuels War and Poverty in the Developing World Date: Tuesday, 18th September, 2012 Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm Venue: Quaker Meeting House, 7 Victoria Terrace, Edinburgh EH1 2JL RSVP: Geoffrey Carnall - gcarnall@googlemail.com or Brian...
Posted: 19.06.2012
 
Jainism Buddhism Hinduism Judaism Christianity Islam On Saturday 30 June 2012, the Jain Community will be doing a special charity faith walk through central London with over 400 participants from around the world, including guests from other faiths. The ‘Love of Faith’ walk will start with prayers at a Jain temple early in the morning and encompass visits to places of worship of other faiths between St...
Posted: 19.05.2012
 
Jai Jinendra We thank you for participating and supporting the LOVE OF FAITH Charity Walk. Over 350 people of the Jain community, along with people of other Faiths will walk through Central London visiting various places of worship, culminating at Westminster Abbey. By celebrating the unity of world religions and spreading the universal message of love and harmony, this landmark event will raise awareness of...
Posted: 03.03.2012
 
SHATAVDHAN (Memorising 100 activities) – A glimpse at the Super Power of the Soul How often have been embarrassed because you could not remember names of people you met at a party or a business meeting? Have you had difficulty recalling birthdates of your children? What would you give to have a better memory? While most people can remember 8 or 10 events sequentially, ancient Jain literature is replete with...
Posted: 01.03.2012
 
Day: Sunday, 4th March, 2012 Timings: 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM Venue: Sri Shanmukhananda Fine Arts Hall 292, Scheme No 6, Comrade Harbanslal Marg, Behind Gandhi Market, Sion (East), Mumbai - 400022 Event: Dwi ShatAvadhant 200 Hundred Memory Event By: 22 year old Shatavadhani Munishri Shri Ajitchandra Sagarji Maharaj (Munishri) Disciple of Anoyagacharya Nayachandra Sagarji Maharaj Sahebji
Posted: 06.01.2012
 
To all Jains around the World SAVE THE DATES June 29 to July 8 - 2012 Grand Pratishtha Mahotsav Shikharbandhi Jinalay, Digamber Derasar, Sthanakvasi Upashray, & Shrimad Dhyan Mandir Franklin Township, New Jersey - USA
Posted: 31.12.2011
 
Sri Adinath Shwetambara Temple In Chickpet, Bangalore, Reopens After Renovation One of the oldest Jain temples - it dates back to the 1920s - and located at Chikpet, Sri Adinath Shwetambar temple was in a dilapidated state. The three-storey temple, which consists of 200 pillars, was built using the world-famous Makarana marbles brought from Ajmer in Rajasthan. It has five sanctum sanctorum in each of the two...
Posted: 16.06.2011
 
Foundation of the Center for Jaina Studies at Freie Universität Berlin Berlin has a great tradition in indological research and study. It was one of the first places in Europe, where a chair of Indology was established in the year 1818 and is associated with the great scholars of Indology like Max Müller, Albrecht Weber, Johann Georg Bühler and Walther Schubring. In Berlin the research of Jainism began by...
Posted: 12.04.2011
 
Brief History: Jains have been living in Bangkok for past several decades. There are over 600 Jain families living in Thailand, mostly in Bangkok. Out of these, about 100 are Digamber Jain families and the rest are Shwetambers. Majority of the Jains are in the Gems and Jewelry business though some are in the Engineering, IT and Accounting profession as well. Shwetambers had built their Derasar Ji few years ago...
Posted: 12.04.2011
 
The lovely Flamingos have arrived and the BNHS is organising a Flamingo Festival on 16 April, 2011 at the Sewri Jetty in Mumbai. Please find attached the Invitation and a poster to the festival. The poster can be printed and displayed at your office or housing Society to encourage more people to attend the Festival. Hoping to see you and your families on the 16th April, 2011. Warm Regards, Bombay Natural...
Posted: 11.04.2011
 
Acharya Chandanaji Maharaj is celebrating her 75th Birthday this year. Those who have met her will know that she is a remarkable woman of tremendous wisdom, courage and foresight who has shown a new path in Jainism which advocates active seva (service to mankind) as a path to sadhna (spiritual development). She is also the first woman to be given the title of Acharya. Acharyaja Chandanaji Maharaj and Sadhvi...
Posted: 11.04.2011
 
We are pleased to invite you to a meeting hosted by Uniting for Peace on “United Nations for the 21st Century?”. Distinguished speakers will cover the themes: UN Reforms, Human Rights, Disarmament and Development. It will be held on 16th of April, 2011 at Wesley Chapel, 49 City Road, London EC1Y 1AU. Doors open, 10:30am. Vijay Mehta Chair, Uniting for Peace President, Mehta Centre Founding Trustee, Fortune...
Posted: 02.03.2011
 
In the Jinamandir of the city of Ayodhya, the birthplace of Bhagwan Rishabdev, a celebration of panchkalyanak pratishtha and mahamastakabhisheka took place. News In Hindi, Photos:
Posted: 26.02.2011
 
Jain Sadhvi Shree Padamavati Ji Maharaj (1928-2011) starts the Santhara vow on 5 February 2011, remained on Santhara for a total of 177 hours and 40 minutes, and left for the heavenly abode on 12 February 2011. Sadhvi Padamavati, born on 27 August 1928 to Kesar Devi and Daulat Ram Chaudhary of Tekwara, in Maharashtra, got initiated into the order of Jain Sadhvis on 31 March 1988. Her daughters, Sadhvi Shreee...
Posted: 22.02.2011
 
THE FOUNDATION FOR UNIVERSAL RESPONSIBILITY of His Holiness the Dalai Lama presents FILMS In collaboration with India International Centre AHIMSA, NON-VIOLENCE AN EXPLORATION OF THE JAIN TRADITION by Michael Tobias Date: Tuesday, 1st March, 2011 Time: 6.30 pm Duration: 59 mins Venue: Auditorium, India International Centre 40 Max Mueller Road, New Delhi All are Welcome
Posted: 29.12.2010
By Dr. Sohan Lal Gandhi
International Encounter on Universal Wellness through Meditation, Yoga and Holistic Health 17th Feb to 20th Feb 2011 organized by Pt. Madhusudan Ojha Institute of Vedic Studies and Research, Jaipur, India in association with Libera Universita di Oki-Do Mikkyo Yoga, Italy You are cordially invited to explore the ways to universal wellness which is at stake on account of our perverse lifestyle rooted in greed for...
Posted: 25.12.2010
 
Visa Oshwal Community Nairobi Om Shree Munisuvrat Swami Ne Namh: Jain Convention To Be Held in Nairobi, Kenya From Friday 4th February 2011 To Sunday 6th February 2011 Mukti Yatra A Jain convention will be held in Nairobi from Friday: 4th February 2011 to Sunday: 6th February 2011. We wish to invite all Jains from both East Africa and the rest of the world to participate in huge numbers to grace this Jain...
Posted: 21.12.2010
 
Sessions with Preksha Expert Samaniji in UK Time: Sunday, January 2, 2011 · 11:00am - 3:00pm Location: Northampton, UK Created By: Preksha Meditation More Info: Session by "Samani Prasanna Pragya ji & Samani Rohit Pragya ji, Two Jain Samniji’s of JVB Centre disciple of Acharya Shri Mahashraman ji are visiting Northampton, UK. Time & Topics: 11.00am - 12.30pm – “How to change negative emotions...
Posted: 17.12.2010
 
Samani Prasanna Pragya Samani Rohit Pragya Antwerp Samani Prasanna Pragyaji and Samani Rohit Pragyaji, disciples of Acharya shree Mahashramanji, were invited by the Jain community of Antwerp (Belgium). During the Samanijis’ stay of thirteen days (1 – 13 December, 2010) at Antwerp, many people including children, youths and adults took part in various sessions and learned about Jainism, Preksha Meditation...
Posted: 13.12.2010
 
Bhogilal Leherchand Institute of Indology INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR on YOGASHASTRA OF HEMCHANDRACHARYA & homage to Late Rev. Saint Muni Jambuvijayaji (Saturday, 18th & Sunday, 19th December 2010) Inaugural Function on Saturday 18th December, 2010 at 10.30 A.M. Presided over by: Dr. (Mrs.) Kapila Vatsyayan Chief Guest: Prof. K. Ramakrishna Rao, Chairman, ICPR Guests of Honour: Mr. Jawahar Sircar, Secretary, Ministry...
Posted: 08.12.2010
 
Preksha Meditation in Meizo Shiatsu and Okido Yoga Centres of Italy Samani Prasanna Pragya Samani Rohit Pragya Samani Prasanna Pragya and Samani Rohit Pragya were invited by Okido Yoga centres of various cities in Italy to lead a workshop on “Stress Management and How to Change Negative Emotions into Positive”. PESARO: On 24 November 2010, the first workshop was organised at Pesaro centre. Marco, the...
Posted: 07.12.2010
 
Seminar on Jainological Studies Date: 25-Nov-2010 Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 noon Venue: Vidya Bharti School, Suryanagar, Delhi S#. Timings Particulars Speaker 1. 10:30- 10:33 am Mangalacharan Muni Ajit Kumar & Amrit Kumar 2. 10:34- 10:36 am Welcome Speech Shantilal Patawari 3. 10:36- 10:45 am Introductory Speech Muni Abhijeet Kumar 4. 10:46- 11:05 am Speech by Chief Speaker Prof. Nathan Katz 5. 11:06- 11:13 am...
Posted: 05.12.2010
By Dr. Dharini Jain
Programs During Chaturmas 2010 of Sadhvi Sri Dr. Kundan Rekha Ji @ Titilagarh, Orissa 8 days fasting of pairs - In Total of 32 pairs. 19-08-2010 Total 64 people participated in 8 days fasting samaroh. 8 days fasting is called Athai Tapasya in Jainism. All Tapswi were sitting in a single row. They were congratulated by Sadhvi Sri Dr. Kundan Rekha ji. 30 days fasting – in total of 5 persons 18-08-2010 Kiran...
Posted: 05.12.2010
 
Establishment of Anuvrat Club Anuvrata club was established for the students in the presence of reverend Samani Pratibha Pragya ji principal Samani Punya Pragya ji and Anuvrat Samiti Ladnun. Prof. Trapithi ji members of Anuvrat Samiti Ladnun - Vijay Singh Barmacha, Ali Akbar ji, Rakesh Mani ji, Jagmohan ji Mathur, Mahavir ji, teachers and students of Mahapragya International School at Pragya Bhawan. Program was...
Posted: 02.12.2010
 
Establishment of Mahapragya Bhajan Mandali Monthly Acharya Mahapragya ji’s Punya Tithi was celebrated by Tamkore’s people in the presence of Samanijis, Samani Pratibha Pragya, Samani Punaya Pragya, Samani Samta Pragya and Samani Bhavya Pragya. The monthly Punya Tithi of Acharya Mahapragya was celebrated on 1st Dec, 2010 at Pragya Bhavan. “Mahapragya Bhajan Mandali”(a group of people to sing devotional...
Posted: 15.11.2010
 
The Bird's Charity Hospital - A Jain Hospital Exclusively for Birds Next to Chandni Chowk, a unique hospital is situated where only birds are admitted. It was founded in 1956 on the Jain principle of aversion to killing. People bring all species of wounded birds here for treatment that are set free after recovering. The Jains, who constitute hardly one per cent of the country’s population, continue to adhere...
Posted: 12.11.2010
 
Shri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir The Shri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir (श्री दिगंबर जैन लाल मंदिर) is the oldest and best known Jain temple in Delhi and one of the oldest temples of the city at all. The date of construction goes back to the time of the reign of Mughal emperor Aurangzeb. The impressing red building is situated right opposite the Lal Qila (Red Fort), at the...
Posted: 11.11.2010
By Dr. Sohan Lal Gandhi
Pt. Madhusudan Ojha Institute of Vedic Studies and Research Kesargarh, JLN Marg, Jaipur – 302 004 (Raj.) INDIA Ph : +91-98280 16989, 98281 58454 Fax : +91-11-43850118 e-mail : slgandhi@hotmail.com vedic.peeth@epatrika.com vedic.peeth@gmail.com in association with Libera Universita di Oki-Do Mikkyo Yoga, Italy organizing International Encounter 17th Feb to 20th Feb 2011 Theme Universal Wellness through...
Posted: 03.11.2010
 
What Jains Teach Preview of a 42-minute documentary on Spiritual Teachings by Samani Charitra Pragya and Samani Unnata Pragya Indianapolis June 2009 VIDEO:
Posted: 27.10.2010
 
Samani Charitra Pragya Samani Prasanna Pragya From 18 Oct. to 24 Oct. Samani Charitra Pragya and Prasanna Pragya visited Kentucky and West Virginia. Dr. Kirti Jain and Asha Jain hosted samanijis with full faith and enthusiasm at their house in Ashland [KY]. On Sunday 18 Oct. Samani Charitra Pragyaji delivered lecture on Vegetarianism followed by Q/A. On Tuesday samanijis were invited by Prof. Ruff in religious...
Posted: 25.10.2010
 
Samani Charitra Pragya Samani Prasanna Pragya By Babulal Banthia Samani Charitra Pragya and Samani Prasanna Pragya were invited by our Jain community of Indianapolis. There are about 35 to 40 Jain families of various denominations in and around Indianapolis. They are typical mixture of various professions, such as medical doctors, engineers, IT professional, business people, scientists, and many other...
Posted: 22.10.2010
By Pankaz Chandmal Hingarh
Jain Cultural Center Antwerp Monument of Peace - Jain Temple and Meditation Centre Enhancing to Glory of Belgium A Jain Documentary Film Concept, Research, Script, Main Mentors: Dr. Bipin Doshi and Pankaz Chandmal Hingarh Documentary Direction: Hiten Sobha Trivedi Film Producer: The Jain Cultural Centre of Antwerpen VZW Film Coordinator: Hareshji Mehta (Antwerp) Webmedia Partner: HereNow4U.net Antwerp is...
Posted: 07.09.2010
 
World Academy of Spiritual Sciences ( WASS ) organised National Convention on Science, Spirituality & Health at Lodhi Road, Chinmaya Centre, New Delhi on 21st and 22nd August, 2010. Beside the huge gathering by participants from various fields, the occasion was marked by many prominent personalities like Health Minister Dr. Kiran Walia, Swami Avdheshananda, Swami Dharmananda. Prominent medical practioners...
Posted: 17.08.2010
 
Jain Cultural Center Antwerp Construction work is nearly finished: Antwerp's Jaina Temple promises to become a beauty:
Posted: 15.08.2010
 
Independence Day was celebrated in Mahapragya International School Tamkor on August 15, 2010. Programme was started with the flag hoisting ceremony by Sh Banwari Lal Mehala, a key personality of Tamkor village at 7.30 a.m. This hoisting was graced by Dr. Pratibha J. Mishra Incharge Extension Services JVBU along with principal, Staff and all students of school. After flag hoisting ceremony, students did the...
Posted: 12.08.2010
 
Sri Sathya Sai International Centre for Human Values International Conference on Science & Spirituality – The Growing Interface ►2010 ►New Dehli This International Conference on “Science and Spirituality: the Growing Interface” held on 31st July and 1st August, 2010 has deliberated on the various issues and arrived at the following areas of consensus : The main cause of the unease felt by some...
Posted: 12.08.2010
By Swami Dharmananda
Sri Sathya Sai International Centre for Human Values International Conference on Science & Spirituality – The Growing Interface ►2010 ►New Dehli Is There Life After Death? All living beings have to pass through two stages in life. The first is taking birth and the second is that of dying. We all know above birth and death, as both are events we experience in our life. For thousands of years the...
Posted: 09.08.2010
 
With the blessings of H.H. Acharya Mahashraman ji the Bhoomi pujan (the land veneration ceremony) of the new building of Mahapragya International School was held on July 28th, 2010. Hon. Dr. Samani Mangal Pragya, vice-chancellor of Jain Vishva Bharti University Ladnun, Hemaram Choudhary, Revenue minister of Rajasthan, Shree Chandra Sekhar Baid former MLA. Surandra Choraria, president Jain Vishva Bharti, Ranjeet...
Posted: 26.07.2010
By Dr. H.A. Parshwanath, Nitin H.P.
Humcha or Hombuja or Hunchadakatte is the well known Padmavathi shrine in Karnataka. In fact it can be rated as the most popular of all the Padmavathi shrines in the world. We can classify the Jain temples and places of Interest at Humcha as follows: Main temple Complex Jain Mutt and Temple Panchakuta Basadi Muttina Kere Origin of river Kumudvati Parshwanatha Idol Main Temple Complex at Humcha, Shimoga...

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