Posted: 23.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California In This Issue Ongoing Programs Life Time Tithis Upcoming Events Dignitary Visits/Shibirs Nomination Forms for EC & BOD Elections Adult Swadhyay Class Synopsis Navpad Ayambil Oli - 10/8-10/16 Wellness Challenge TCCOP & ACC Update Ongoing Programs | Sept - Oct 2016 Event Date Start Time Daily Ashtprakari Puja Daily 7:30 AM Aarti-Mangal Divo Weekdays 8:15 PM...
Posted: 23.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! At the outset, let me acknowledge all the Tapasvis and lot of Anumodna to them. You all are blessed souls who have been able to do Tapasaya. Tapasvis are recognised at www.jaina.org and in this Newsletter. All Jain Centers must have celebrated Paryushan Parva and Das Lakshan Parva with lot of purity. JAINA had tried a small...
Posted: 23.09.2016
 
Jain Engineers Society Newsletter Newsletter: September 2016 2016.09.23 Jain Engineers Newsletter 01 2016.09.23 Jain Engineers Newsletter 02 2016.09.23 Jain Engineers Newsletter 03 2016.09.23 Jain Engineers Newsletter 04
Posted: 21.09.2016
 
Ahimsa Vishwa Bharti - Aahwaan 2016.09.21 AVB.AAHWAAN 01 2016.09.21 AVB.AAHWAAN 02 2016.09.21 AVB.AAHWAAN 03 2016.09.21 AVB.AAHWAAN 04
Posted: 21.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Greater Boston Dev-Shashtra-Guru Puja Sunday, September 25th, 2016 | Swasti Siddham, Namo Siddhaanam|| "Chaityagurupravachanpujadilakshana Samyaktvavardhini kriya" - The Adoration of Dev-Shashtra-Guru constitutes activities contributing to the enhancement of rational perception - Acharya Shri Pujyapad Jai Jinendra, Please bring a clean set of clothes (Kurta/Dhoti, etc.), if you would like to...
Posted: 20.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California Mahamantra Shri Navkar Bhasya Jaap Details & RSVP Link We are happy to announce that, we will have Shri Navkar MahaMantra Bhasya Jaap Anusthan,at Jain Center in presence of Special Yantra from Mumbai, India. The details are as follows: Program: Shri Navkar Mahamantra Bhasya Jaap Anusthan followed by lunch. Coordinator: Smt Jayshriben Doshi, Mumbai, India Special Yantra:...
Posted: 17.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! At the outset, let me acknowledge all the Tapasvis and lot of Anumodna to them. You all are blessed souls who have been able to do Tapasaya. Tapasvis are recognised at www.jaina.org and in this Newsletter. All Jain Centers must have celebrated Paryushan Parva and Das Lakshan Parva with lot of purity. JAINA had tried a small...
Posted: 16.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California Pathshala Registration Closes Sun Sept. 18, 2016 - Please Register Soon JCYC Pathshala registration is coming to a close on Sunday Sept. 18, 2016. If you have still not registered your kids to attend, please do so now. The amount needed to register from Monday Sept. 19, 2016 will increase to $125. Your timely registration helps all volunteers to make all necessary...
Posted: 16.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Greater Boston SNATRA PUJA Jai Jinendra, Please join us for our monthly Snatra Puja on coming Sunday starting at 10:00 a.m. Light lunch will be served after the Snatra Puja . For sponsoring this or any future Snatra Pujas please contact our Snatra Puja coordinator Shri Sudhirbhai Shah at his cell # 508-243-4731. Sponsoring Snatra Puja is a great way to celebrate birthdays, anniversary,...
Posted: 16.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California In This Issue Ongoing Programs Life Time Tithis Upcoming Events Dignitary Visits/Shibirs Smt. Taralaben's Class on Shravak Achar - 9/16-9/18 Children Tapasvi Recognition Forms Nomination Forms for EC & BOD Elections Navpad Ayambil Oli - 10/8-10/16 Wellness Challen Ongoing Programs | Sept - Oct 2016 Event Date Start Time Daily Ashtprakari Puja Daily 7:30 AM...
Posted: 16.09.2016
 
Jainworld since 1996 Making Jainism Visible in the Digital Age Kshamavani Parva Michhami Dukkaddam On this auspicious occasion of Kshamavani (क्षमावाणी), we beg forgiveness for our intentional and unintentional wrongs, excesses, sins, that we might have done onto you. May we forgive every one. Michhami Dukkaddam खम्मामि सव्व जीवेषु सव्वे जीवा...
Posted: 15.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Today is the last and the most important day of Das Lakshana Parva where we get to shed evils within us and seek forgiveness from all beings. Uttam Brahmacharya is the tenth Dharma and it is said that practicing Bhrahmacharya automatically fulfills other nine Dharmas. On behalf of JAINA EC and BOD, if we have knowingly or...
Posted: 15.09.2016
 
Siddhayatan Tirth Invitation: Concert & Potluck Lunch @ Siddhayatan You, your family, and friends are INVITED to attend an upcoming concert by artists: Merry Ellen Kirk & Ruth Acuff Enjoy harp, piano and beautiful singing and spend time with our spiritual community. Merry Ellen is an amazing and talented artist who is supporting Siddhayatan's upcoming film Stopping Traffic with her music.:) Concert Date...
Posted: 15.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California Jai Jinendra. Jain Center Of Southern California, Anekant Community and Indian American Senior Heritage proudly present their Seminar # 7 , "Peace Strategies From Diverse Religions and Traditions'. It is the first time that JCSC will be hosting the Interfaith Seminar at the temple. The seminar will be hosted on October 2nd, 2016 from 1.30 PM to 5.00 PM Please CLICK HERE for...
Posted: 15.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Greater Boston Siddhachalam Yatra - CANCELED We regret to inform you that the Siddhachalam yatra this year has been canceled due to insufficient RSVP. We will issue refunds to those who have purchased tickets via Paypal, starting next week. Sincerely, JCGB EC
Posted: 14.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Today is the ninth day of Das Lakshana Parva which is known for Uttam Aakinchay i.e. Non-Attachment from all worldly pleasures and attachment towards our soul. Sincerely, Ashok Domadia JAINA President Chairman - JAINA BOD Quote - Das Lakshana Day 9 Let me give up attachment through unattachment. My soul will be my only support...
Posted: 13.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Greater Boston Brahmi Lipi session and Sharavak Pratikraman Dear Member,Jai Jinendra! We are pleased to announce that HH Shri BhattarakJi would be conducting the following. Please plan to attend to take labh of this unique opportunity. Brahmi Lipi session - 13th September, Tuesday at 8:00 PM Sharavak Pratikraman - 15th September, Thursday between 7:00 and 8:00 PM, starting at 7:00 PM sharp...
Posted: 13.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Today is the eighth day of Das Lakshana Parva. Many of you will be start fasting from today with a desire to do Atham (3 days of fasting). I wish you sukh sata. Let us learn about eighth Dharma i.e. Uttam Tyag. Sincerely, Ashok Domadia JAINA President Chairman - JAINA BOD Quote - Das Lakshana Day 8 External renunciation is...
Posted: 12.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Hope you are in sukh sata. Today is the seventh day of Das Lakshana Parva which is known for Uttam Tapa, it helps to get rid of the cycle of birth and death. Sincerely, Ashok Domadia JAINA President Chairman - JAINA BOD Quote - Das Lakshana Day 7 Knowing that the earth with its crops of rice and barley, with its gold and cattle,...
Posted: 11.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Greater Boston Jai Jinendra, The Jain Center will hold elections during the Diwali program on November 6, 2016 to elect all the positions in the Executive Committee (EC) and two positions in the Board. All EC positions (total eleven) are for two-year term (2017 - 2018) commencing on January 1, 2017. The two Board positions are for Four-year term (2017 thru 2020) commencing on January 1, 2017...
Posted: 10.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Today, on the fifth day of Das Lakshana Parva, we will learn about the fifth Dharma i.e. Uttam Satya which tells us to give up falsehood and embrace truthfulness in our life. Sincerely, Ashok Domadia JAINA President Chairman - JAINA BOD Quote - Das Lakshahna Day 5 A truthful man is treated as reliable as the mother, as venerable...
Posted: 10.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Today is the sixth day of Das Lakshana Parva. Hope you are in sukh sata and especially those who are fasting. Let us learn about the sixth Dharma i.e. Uttam Sanyam. Sincerely, Ashok Domadia JAINA President Chairman - JAINA BOD Quote - Das Lakshana Day 6 My soul characterised by knowledge and faith is alone eternal. All other...
Posted: 09.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Today, on fourth day of Das Lakshana Parva, we will observe fourth Dharma i.e Uttam Shauch, which teaches us to be content with what we have and lessen the worldly possessions. Sincerely, Ashok Domadia JAINA President Chairman - JAINA BOD Quote - Day Lakshana Day 4 The yogi who is indifferent to worldly affairs remains...
Posted: 09.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California Toastmasters Public Speaking & Youth Leadership Program When: Starts on September 25 Class Schedule: Sept 25 - Dec 11: Sunday Mornings at 8:20 AM (Weekly Meetings) Who can Join: 12-17 year olds What we cover: Developing confidence in public speaking, effective listening and critical thinking for communication, leadership skills Requirements to Join: Family should be...
Posted: 09.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California In This Issue Life Time Tithis Upcoming Events Dignitary Visits/Shibirs Additional Swadhyays by Panditji Dhirajlal Mehta Shree Bidada Sarvodaya Event - 9/11 Tapasvi recognition by JAINA Wellness Challenge TCCOP Event - 9/11 Other News & Events Life Time Tithis 9/16 Gala Rajeev & Darshana - Punyatithi of Shital Gala (daughter of Shantilal & Rajul Gala) 9/20 Shah Jagrut...
Posted: 08.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California We were fortunate during Paryushan to have Panditji Dhirajlal Mehta with us and many of us attended his discourses. With our request, Panditji is staying with us in Southern California till Friday, September 16, 2016. To take advantage of Panditji's presence, we have arranged additional Swadhyays by him at the Jain Center as follows: Dates: Sept 8 (Thu), Sept 9 (Fri),...
Posted: 08.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Today is the third day of Das Lakshana and many Shravak and Shravikas will be completing Atham (3 Upvas). Hope all are in sukh sata. Uttam Arjava is the third Dharma which means Supreme Straightforwardness. Sincerely, Ashok Domadia JAINA President Chairman - JAINA BOD Quote - Das Lakshana Day 3 The virtue of uprightness is...
Posted: 08.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Greater Boston Jai Jinendra! We invite you to join us for our Paryushan and Das Lakshan program also called Kshamavani on Saturday, September 17th, at 3:00 PM. The plan includes Kshamavani message and Tapasvi's bahuman followed by sangh Swamivatslya program. In order for proper planning please send you RSVP by clicking the following link on or before Sunday, September 11th...
Posted: 07.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Today, on the second day of Das Lakshana Parva, let us learn about second Dharma i.e. Uttam Mardav and keep ourselves free from egotism by practicing humility. Sincerely, Ashok Domadia JAINA President Chairman - JAINA BOD Quote - Das Lakshana Day 2 Have compassion towards all living beings, hatred leads to destruction. - Bhagwan...
Posted: 07.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California 14th Pravasi Bhartiya Divas Convention Invitation to the 14th Pravasi Bhartiya Divas Convention, 7 to 9 January 2017, Bengaluru, Karnataka The Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India and the State of Karnataka, have the pleasure to invite Non-resident Indians (NRI) and Persons-of Indian Origin (PIO) to the 14th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Convention from 7 to 9...
Posted: 07.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California Das Lakshana Maha Parv will be celebrated from Tuesday-Thursday, Sept. 6th - Sept. 15th, 2016. Jain Scholar Dr. Ramesh Parekh has accepted our invitation to conduct the program. Tuesday-Saturday, Sept. 6th-10th & Monday - Wednesday, Sept. 12th-14th 2016 7:30 AM Pakshal ji 09:30 AM - 10:30 AM Digamber Bhav Puja 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Swadhyay in Aradhana Hall 08:15 PM -...
Posted: 07.09.2016
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jain eLibrary Namaskar, Micchami Dukkadam. We all at Jain elibrary team ask for forgiveness from all living beings if we have hurt in any way by means of Mind, Words & Body. Lot of readers utilized our website for Paryushan & Das Lakshan related literature from our special page of the parv . We are truly thankful to all who used the said...
Posted: 06.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Today is the first day of Das Lakshana and I wish you all sukh sata during this auspicious Parva. JAINA will be sending a quote and message on each Dharma daily. Uttam Kshama is the first Dharma among all 10 Dharmas. Sincerely, Ashok Domadia JAINA President Chairman - JAINA BOD Quote - Das Lakshana Day 1 The word Kshama means...
Posted: 06.09.2016
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Commonly Downloaded PARYUSHAN Files: Sr No Book Name Language Author Book Index Docx Book Index PDF Total Pages Standard Resolution File High Resolution File Word / Docx file 320010 English Pratikraman Introduction for English Speaking Jains English Mayur and Rita Lodaya (Speaker), Mayur and Rita Lodaya (Speaker) 1 MB 32 30 MB...
Posted: 05.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Today is the most important day of the year where we get to shed evils within us and seek forgiveness from all beings. Jainsim is a unique religion. Jain religion gives us many opportunities to clean our souls, live a happy and peaceful life. JAINA has always worked for the cause of Community. On behalf of JAINA EC and BOD, if we...
Posted: 05.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America GATHA FROM JIV VICHAR In this stanza, the fifth and final type of sthavara jiva i.e. vanaspatikaya jiva are defined and explained. VANASPATIKAYA: Vanaspatikaya jiva are living beings that have vegetable or flora as their own bodies, also known as vegetal bodies. Now vanaspatikaya are classified into two groups as stated in the Jain scriptures: i. Sadharana...
Posted: 04.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California Jai Jinendra, At the end of this year 201​6​, there are 1​ Board of Director and ​7​ Executive Committee ​ Members​ positions getting vacant. As Jain Center is growing bigger with lot more activities, we need a lot of help and support from the community members in accomplishing our goals. We need dedicated individuals to lead the Jain Center towards much...
Posted: 04.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Time flies so fast and we are today in last leg of Parvadhiraj Paryushan Parva. Hope you are in sukh shata and especially those who are fasting. Many of you will be start fasting from today with a desire to do Atham (3 days of fasting). Sincerely, Ashok Domadia JAINA President Chairman - JAINA BOD GATHA FROM JIV VICHAR In this...
Posted: 03.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Greater Boston Jai Jinendra, PATHSHALA PUJA is on 04 Sept 2016-Sunday IT HAS BEEN OUR TRADITION TO START THE PATHSHALA YEAR WITH ASTHA PRAKARI PUJA AND DEV SHASTRA GURU PUJA.THIS YEAR IT WILL BE ON SEPTEMBER 04rd SUNDAY. IF YOU HAVE NOT REGISTERED FOR YEAR 2016-17, PLEASE VISIT OUR WEBSITE JCGB.ORG . to find the registration form To get the PARVA SHEETS, please click the...
Posted: 03.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California English Pratikraman- Register to provide lesson you want to read In an effort to be green and save trees as well as to improve the distribution process, the English Pratikraman book and Muhapatti guide are now available for download onto your mobile device. These documents are available on the Jain Center website. Click on the link below to download the files:...
Posted: 03.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Today is the fifth day of Parvadhiraj Paryushan Parva. The day reminds us of great mother Trishla who had been blessed to give birth to Bhagwan Mahavir and had seen 14 symbols in her dream. Congratulation to JAINA Convention team for record registration of 1000 attendees within first 48 hours! Sincerely, Ashok Domadia JAINA...
Posted: 02.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California In This Issue Parvadhiraj Paryushan Maha Parv Program Outline Pledges / Nakro Available for Paryushan English Lectures during Paryushan 2016 Paryushan Ekasana,Swamivatsalya,Parna - RSVP Request for University Food Delivery Assistance Paryushan - JCYC Events 2016 Das Lakshana Maha Parv Program Outline Parvadhiraj Paryushan Maha Parv Program Outline Jain festivals are...
Posted: 02.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California Jai Jinendra, ONCE IN A LIFE TIME OPPORTUNITY FOR JAINS IN LOS ANGELES It is our great fortune that Shri Jirawala Maha Kumbh is coming to Los Angeles from India. • This Kumbh has been blessed by over 250 Aacharya Bhagvant's Surimantra and Vaskshep. • Over 40 million Jaap has been recited in front of Kumbh, • This Maha Kumbh has been to 12 states in India and over 25,000...
Posted: 02.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Greater Boston Siddhachalam Yatra 2016 - SEATS FILLING FAST - RESERVE YOURS NOW Siddhachalam Yatra SEATS FILLING FAST - RESERVE YOURS NOW Leaves : October 8, 2016 at 6:00 a.m. Returns : October 9, 2016 at 9:00 p.m. (approximately) Day 1: Jain Samaj of USA temple in West New York, NJ Swami Narayan (BAPS) temple in Robbinsville, NJ Siddachalam Day 2: Siddhachalam Cost : $75 per person ...
Posted: 02.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California In This Issue Life Time Tithis Upcoming Events Dignitary Visits/Shibirs US Postal Stamp On Occasion Of Diwali Nomination & Election Comm. Appointments Paryushan Ekasana, Swamivatsalya & Parna RSVP JCYC Events during Paryushan Request for Tapasvi Information for Parna Tapasvi recognition by JAINA Wellness Challenge Other News & Events Life Time Tithis •9/01 Javeri...
Posted: 01.09.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Today is the fourth day of our festival and usually we read scriptures from the Kalpa Sutra, a scripture which recounts the life of Bhagwan Mahavir, the 14 dreams of his mother before his birth, followed by the story of his birth, life and liberation. Sincerely, Ashok Domadia JAINA President Chairman - JAINA BOD GATHA FROM JIV...
Posted: 01.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California TAPSVI PARANA ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2016 Hopefully everyone doing tapasya is in good shata. We are very happy to hear that many of you have already started your tapasya. Paryushan Parva has started and Parana will be here before we know it. Request for Tapasvi Information: Please see the attached Tapasya form. This form will be available at the center also. Children meeting...
Posted: 01.09.2016
 
Jain Center of Southern California Jain Center has arranged ENGLISH LECTURES during first five days of Paryushan for those who prefer English. This would be of particular interest to all the YOUTH and also for those parents who want their children to visit temple and attend lectures in their easy to understand and preferred language. Last Year we introduced a new Speaker Dr. Dicky Shah. Following after the...
Posted: 31.08.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Today is the third day of Parvadhiraj Paryushan Parva and many Shravak and Shravikas will be completing Atham (3 Upvas). Hope all are in sukh shata. Let us find the true essence of happiness and contentment during this festival and thus rise to a new level of living. Sincerely, Ashok Domadia JAINA President Chairman - JAINA BOD...

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