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: 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: 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: 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
 
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: 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: 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: 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
 
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
 
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
 
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: 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: 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...
Posted: 30.08.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! Today is the second day of Parvadhiraj Paryushan Parva and hope all are in sukh shata. We have been religiously celebrating Paryushan Parva for years and let us vow that we shall put in practice the Jain way of Life. Sincerely, Ashok Domadia JAINA President Chairman - JAINA BOD GATHA FROM JIV VICHAR PRUTHVIKAYA: Pruthvikaya jiva...
Posted: 29.08.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message   Jai Jinendra! Today is the first day of Parvadhiraj Paryushan Parva. Let us all walk on the path showed by Bhagwan Mahavir during Paryushan Parva. JAINA will be sending you daily a Gatha for those keen on scriptures, a Quote of the day and message on one of the facets of Paryushan. JAINA has received a Message from President Obama on the...
Posted: 29.08.2016
 
JAINA Convention 2017 JAINA ConveNtion Registration BEGINs on August 29, 2016 Jai Jinendra! JAINA cordially invites you and your family to the 19th Biennial JAINA Convention. The Convention will be held at the New Jersey Convention and Exposition Center in Edison, NJ from Friday, June 30 to Tuesday July 4 2017. It will be an exhilarating journey for your mind, body and soul. The Theme for the 2017 Convention is...
Posted: 27.08.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America President's Message Jai Jinendra! I wish you and your family Sukh-Shata during upcoming Paryushan and Das Lakshana Parv with each of us getting involved in prayers, fasting and cleansing our souls. Master Schedule of Paryusan and Das Lakshana Programs at various Jain Centers in North America is available at www.jaina.org Links for English Pratikaman and Paryushan...
Posted: 12.08.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America 1. President Message Jai Jinendra! Shilanyas Mahotsav will be held in Richmond, Virginia on August 14, 2016. Please take Dharmlabh. Jain Professorship will be inaugurated at University of North Texas, Dallas on Sept. 30, 2016. Kindly consider signing a petition in USA for Diwali Stamp. Please encourage Youths in your Community to join YJA Executive Board. Details...
Posted: 04.08.2016
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jain eLibrary Namaskar, Paryushan Mahaparv is approaching soon wherein many of us set aside good amount of time to religious activity. During this, we all at Jain eLibrary pray for Strength to Sustain for all beings to proceed doing their part to achieve final goal of liberation. Let us know of any specific literature that you may want...
Posted: 04.08.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Connect, Collaborate & Innovate Jain Entrepreneurs & Professionals Dear Member, Jai Jinendra! Jain International Trade Organization (JITO), headquartered in India, in partnership with Federation of Jain Associations in North America (JAINA) and Jain Center of Northern California (JCNC), presents "G2G Going Global," an unique International Business and Networking...
Posted: 29.07.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America 1. President Message Jai Jinendra! Shilanyas Mahotsav will be held in Richmond, Virginia on August 14, 2016. Please take Dharmlabh. Jain Professorship will be inaugurated at University of North Texas, Dallas on Sept. 30, 2016. Kindly consider signing a petition in USA for Diwali Stamp. Please encourage Youths in your Community to join YJA Executive Board. Details...
Posted: 15.07.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Message from President Jai Jinendra! Congratulations to YJA on an amazing Convention 2016 with 650+ youths participating! On behalf of JAINA, I deeply appreciate all the efforts by YJA Convention Board and all the volunteers. It is sad to know that three students from American Universities were killed in Islamic terror attack in Dhakka. JAINA extends deep...
Posted: 01.07.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Message from President Jai Jinendra! Warm Welcome to 700+ Youths to Los Angeles for YJA Convention from July 1-4, 2016. Theme of YJA Convention is Young Jains: Agents of Change. Our next JAINA Convention will be held in New Jersey from June 30 to July 4, 2017. Please mark your calendar for our first 5-days JAINA Convention! ActionShow App provides a wonderful...
Posted: 29.06.2016
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jain eLibrary Jaina Education Committee Activity Status June 2016 Two New Jain Reference Books Published 1.  જૈન દર્શન અને આચારની સરળ સમજ - JES 902G (Gujarati Translation of Jainism Book - JES901) Jainism Reverence for Life (JES 901) book provides a basic introduction of the Jain religion to...
Posted: 27.06.2016
 
JAINA Convention 2017 The JAINA Executive Committee, JAINA Convention 2017 Convener, Gunvant Shah and its Board Members are excited to take this opportunity to invite you, your immediate and extended family members, friends and the Jain community around the world to join highly anticipated JAINA Convention 2017. It will be held at the NJ Convention & Exposition Center in Edison, NJ from Friday June 30, 2017 to...
Posted: 21.06.2016
 
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Posted: 21.06.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Message from President Jai Jinendra! GoJainYatra.com is a wonderful platform to reserve Dharmshalas at various Jain Tirths in India. Link is provided at www.jaina.org on home page for your convenience and future use as well. JAINA presents “Young Writers Competition 2016”, Youth are encouraged to participate. Please consider selecting JAINA as your charity...
Posted: 09.06.2016
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jain eLibrary Jaina Education Committee Activity Status May 2016 Pathshala Books JES 982 - Being Jain in College - An Experiential Guide - (New Book Published) The author Sonali Vakharia (Detroit MI USA) shares her own experiences in the book and provides valuable information to balance the Jain values with college life. We will...
Posted: 03.06.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Message from President Jai Jinendra! GoJainYatra.com is a wonderful platform to reserve Dharmshalas at various Jain Tirths in India. Link is provided at www.jaina.org on home page for your convenience and future use as well. JAINA presents “Young Writers Competition 2016”, Youth are encouraged to participate. Please consider selecting JAINA as your charity...
Posted: 20.05.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Message from President Jai Jinendra! Jain Center of Greater Austin and Jain Center of British Columbia are celebrating Khatmuhurat/Shilanyas Mahotsav and Pratishtha Mahotsav respectively. Details are given below. JAINA held biannual EC/BOD meeting in Dallas on May 13-15. Details are given below. Sincerely, Ashok Domadia JAINA President Chairman - JAINA BOD Jain...
Posted: 17.05.2016
By Namramuni Maharaj Saheb
JAINA Convention 2015 Experience the World of Non-Violence Samyak Ahimsa by Pujya Gurudev Shree Namramuni Maharaj Saheb Every mother nurtures her child with values and ethics from a very young age. This upbringing plays an integral role in shaping her child's belief and molding his thought process. Being the blessed descendants of Bhagwan Mahavir, every parent wishes to instill in their child a heart with...
Posted: 17.05.2016
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Experience the World of Non-Violence Power Of Prayers by Arya Kothari Namo Arihantanam” From just this first line peace and serenity fills your mind and body. Just saying one Navkar Mantra with all our heart and true belief and compassion, sagropams (innumerable years) of pap can go away. At times you may think, “Why do we pray at all?” or “What’s the use of prayers? They don’t...
Posted: 17.05.2016
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Experience the World of Non-Violence 'Service to humanity’ by Sat Tony Samara “Service to humanity is such an amazing gift in this seemingly more self-centered world of ours today. We can learn that the world does not center on ourselves, our needs, our beliefs, or even our thoughts or words. The world rather centers on love, expands beyond our ego into a space where spiritual growth,...
Posted: 17.05.2016
By Gurudev Chitrabhanu
JAINA Convention 2015 Experience the World of Non-Violence The Freedom Of Choice by Gurudev Chitrabhanu The core of Jain Dharma is awareness. Awareness to free oneself from influences of the past bitterness and sadness of conditions and judgments. Because of our programmed beliefs, even religion, which is the means to unite, is used to separate one from another. Many people have narrowed their life and placed...
Posted: 16.05.2016
 
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Posted: 06.05.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Message from President Jai Jinendra! I am pleased to announce that, JAINA has significantly increased digital presence in last few months. Now you can also keep in touch on social media platforms for Jain news, religious articles/videos and other updates. More details are given below. Hope you and family enjoyed colorful Jain Digest. Next Jain Digest will focused...
Posted: 02.05.2016
 
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Posted: 19.04.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Read about Mahavir Janamakalyanak Message from President Jai Jinendra! Wish you and your family sukh sata on the auspicious occasion of Mahavir Janmakalyanak! In last newsletter, we had published about Janmakalyanak of Bhagwan Mahavir. Today, on this auspicious day, we bring you few incidents of Bhagwan Mahavir’s life and also an animated film on the life of...

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