Posted: 24.08.2015
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America 1. PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE Jai Jinendra, PM Narendra Modi will be holding a Town Hall meeting in San Jose, California on September 27, 2015. JAINA is a Welcome Partner Organization and we have limited number of free passes. Please send e-mail to ashokdomadia2009@gmail.com if you wish to attend. Rajasthan High Court recently passed a Judgement banning Jain practice of...
Posted: 10.08.2015
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Experience the World of Non-Violence more photos & slideshow option
Posted: 09.08.2015
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Jai Jinendra, 1. PRESIDENT'S MESSAGE “Thank you for giving me an opportunity to serve JAINA and Jain Community for next 2 years. I am humbled by the trust you have placed in me. With your support and blessings, your new JAINA Executive Committee (EC) will take JAINA to next level. Your EC is already working hard and have identified following top 3 initiatives:...
Posted: 04.08.2015
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Jai Jinendra, We are proud to announce that RICHMOND VIRGINIA JAIN CENTER has organized to host a BHOOMI POOJAN for a "BRAND NEW" Shri Shankheshwar Parshwanath Jain Temple Sept 19th & 20th 2015 . A total of 11,750 Square feet of Independent Derasar building on a 4.3 acre lot just north of Richmond, VA (Only.25 miles off Interstate-95 (a major US Highway) We would...
Posted: 23.07.2015
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Experience the World of Non-Violence JAI JINENDRA THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING 2015 JAINA CONVENTION Thank you to those who attended our 18th Biennial JAINA Convention! We hope you had a wonderful time listening to the speakers, eating the delicious food, and enjoying the entertainment. For those who didn’t attend, we missed you and look forward to seeing you at the 2017 JAINA Convention!...
Posted: 09.07.2015
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Experience the World of Non-Violence JainaChannel 1:56:40 JAINA Convention 2015 - Nipun Mehta & Swami Shrut Pragyaji by JainaChannel Jaina Convention 2015 - Lectrue by Nipun Mehta & Swami Shrut Pragyaji JainaChannel 44:12 JAINA Convention 2015 - Lectures by Spiritual Leaders - July 4 by JainaChannel Jaina Convention 2015 - Lectures by Rastra Sant Namramuni MS, Acharya Chadanaji, Gurudev...
Posted: 07.07.2015
By Ajit K. Benadi
Experience the World of Non-Violence JAINA Convention 2015 PPT as Pdf
Posted: 07.07.2015
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Posted: 02.07.2015
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Experience the World of Non-Violence Live Webcast of Convention P rograms Click the Link below for the session you want to watch (All times are in USA Eastern Daylight Savings times - USA EDT) 1. Session 2-1: July 2 at 3:30PM-5:00PM ( Blessings by Spiritual Leaders) 2. Session 3-1: July 3 at 9:00AM-12:00PM (Grand Opening Ceremony) 3. Session 3-2: July 3 at 1:30PM-3:30PM (Gurudev Rakeshbhai...
Posted: 01.07.2015
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Experience the World of Non-Violence JAINA Convention 2015 (Atlanta) Education Committee and Jain Academic Bowl (JAB) - Programs Schedule Jai Jinendra Some of you may be attending JAINA 2015 convention at Atlanta GA on 4th of July week-end. The attached file lists topics and time and day of the presentations coordinated by JAINA Education Committee. Education Committee:--- Spanish Room --...
Posted: 27.06.2015
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Experience the World of Non-Violence 2015 JAINA CONVENTION - JUST 1 WEEK AWAY!! PROGRAM UPDATES Thursday, July 2, 2015 Blessing Ceremony Inaugurated by Sadhus and Sadhvijis Grand Temple Opening VIP and Donor Appreciation Gathering Swagatam Program Raas Garba by Raas Ramzat Group - Abhiseng Rathod and his group Friday, July 3, 2015 Yoga/ Meditation at GICC and Marriott Airport (not the next...
Posted: 14.06.2015
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Experience the World of Non-Violence 2015 JAINA CONVENTION - LESS THAN THREE WEEKS LEFT!!! YOUTH AND YOUNG ADULT ACTIVITIES KIDS CORNER YOUTH ACTIVITIES JAIN MILAN JAIN NETWORKING FORUM JAIN ACADEMIC BOWL (Age 6 to 13) (Age 14 to 20) (Age 21 to 40) (Age 21 to 40) Jain Youth The Kids Club this year will entail a number of fun and exciting activities including a magician, face paintings and...
Posted: 09.06.2015
By Pravin K. Shah
JAINA Interfaith Committee and Jain Center of Washington DC had jointly organized a Jain-Catholic Dialogue on Compassion on May 24, 2015 at the Jain Center of Washington DC. The theme of the Dialogue was: The Practice of Compassion as a Contribution to Peace - Jain Perspective This meaningful interfaith dialogue was commented by His Eminence Jean-Louis Cardinal Tauran and other Catholic and Jain leaders. The...
Posted: 01.06.2015
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Experience the World of Non-Violence Proposed Outline and Time line of the Seminar TITLE OF THE SEMINAR: JAIN ACADEMIC WINGS OVER NORTH AMERICA OBJECTIVE: to share the significant progress that has been made and to plan for the future. DAY I, JULY 3, 2015 Session Chairman; Dr. Sulekh C. Jain, Houston, Texas. Past President of JAINA, Chairman of Governing Council International School for...
Posted: 22.05.2015
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Jai Jinendra Aparigraha, With your help, we have made great progress towards our goal of $70,000. Thus far, we have raised $47,000, which is quite an achievement, let's cross the finish line together! You have seen the headlines by now: "Aid agencies 'running against the clock' in Nepal" "Two earthquakes less than 3 weeks apart" "Second Nepal earthquake forces...
Posted: 02.05.2015
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Jai Jinendra, As we continue to honor Mahavir Janma Kalyanak, we would like to share with you with an article below as well as an invitation to participate in our "21 Day 'Live and Help Live' Challenge" from May 5 - 26 to deepen your practice of kindness. One way to contribute to JAINA's "Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund" who's efforts are led by the World Community...
Posted: 28.04.2015
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Experience the World of Non-Violence Convention News updates Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi will address the Convention via video Prominent Sadhus, Sadhvijis and scholars in attendance Tracks for everyone - Religious, Cultural, Professional & Social Additional Events include: Live entertainment, Ras Garaba, Talent Show, Alumni Reunions Academic Bowl, Youth Activities, Jain Networking...
Posted: 18.04.2015
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America 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 3-5, 2015. Singers, Magicians, Dancers, Comedians, etc…can now compete to be the winner. Last Few days...
Posted: 15.04.2015
 
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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: 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: 17.01.2015
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Register by Feb 15 deadline: JAINA Convention in Atlanta - July 2-5, 2015 Jai Jinendra, Bring in the New Year by making a resolution to attend the 2015 JAINA Convention in Atlanta from July 2-5, 2015! Registration is only $179.00 for Adult and $149 for Youth . Actual cost is approximately $300 per person, so it is a great value. Please take advantage of this low price as this rate is good...
Posted: 12.01.2015
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America 8 January 2015 Federation of Jain Associations in North America (JAINA) is deeply saddened by the terrorist attack in Paris. There is no justification for this act of violence; it grossly distorts the message of Islam and is a source of anguish to all sincere believers. We note with appreciation the statement issued by many interfaith leaders around the globe. As...
Posted: 03.01.2015
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Jai Jinendra, Bring in the New Year by making a resolution to attend the 2015 JAINA Convention in Atlanta from July 2-5, 2015 ! Theme - Jainism: World of Non-Violence Registration fee is only $ 179/adult and $ 149/youth up to February 15th. We currently have more than 2,400 registrants. Hundreds of volunteers are working to make this a memorable C onvention and...
Posted: 30.12.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Subject: Agriculture Technology Could Change How the World Eats From: Las Vegas Sun, Sunday, December 28, 2014 Investors and entrepreneurs behind some of the world’s newest industries have started to put their money and tech talents into farming –the world’s oldest industry - with an audacious agenda: to make sure there is enough...
Posted: 29.12.2014
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Jai Jinendra, Dear Friends, Happy holidays to you and your family on behalf of JAINA's Executive Committee, JAINA Board of Directors, Committee Chairs, and Project Leaders! We thank you for your support thus far during our Holiday Fundraiser. As you know, JAINA is the only national organization representing all the Jains in North America irrespective of their...
Posted: 18.12.2014
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Jai Jinendra, In May 1981, we embarked on an ambitious mission to create an organization that would preserve Jain values and heritage in North America. JAINA envisioned establishing strong networks between Jain and non-Jain communities to sustain the Jain way of life for generations to come. Over the past three decades, JAINA has accomplished this and much more...
Posted: 06.12.2014
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Jai Jinendra, Dear Friends, We Need Your Support JAINA is the only national organization representing all the Jains in North America irrespective of their languages, regions and traditions. It has provided a forum to foster friendship and unity among all Jains of North America and encourages our future generations to practice and live a Jain Way of Life. JAINA...
Posted: 03.12.2014
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Jai Jinendra, I am pleased to inform you that JAINA is planning to take a delegation to the 2105 Parliament of World’s Religions being held on October 15 thru 19, 2015 in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Parliament is offering a deep discount for the early bird registration and additionally a group discount for groups of 10+. Please rate the rate table here . We...
Posted: 27.11.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Thanks Giving Meal Prayer Start the meal with the seven contemplations , or with whatever traditional grace or prayer you prefer to use to express our gratitude. This food is the gift of the whole universe: the earth, the sky, numerous living beings and much hard, loving work. May we eat with mindfulness and gratitude so as to be worthy...
Posted: 22.11.2014
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Jai Jinendra Arvind, Jain Center of America, Queens, NY (JCA) in collaboration with Young Jain Professionals (YJP) and Young Jains of America (YJA) will celebrate World Compassion Day to discuss and promote Ahimsa and Jain Way of Life and its relevancy in the modern world. World Compassion Day is to pray for the lives and souls of tens of millions of fellow...
Posted: 14.11.2014
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Jai Jinendra HURRY AND REGISTER! 2015 JAINA Convention in Atlanta from July 2-5, 2015 EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION for Discounted price of $149 ends on Nov. 15, 2014. Absolutely no extension will be offered. Convention News updates: More than 1,300 people have already registered - a record in 35 years of JAINA Conventions history! Two hotels are sold out and remaining 2 hotels are nearing full...
Posted: 08.11.2014
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Jai Jinendra, The Jain Center of America, Young Jain Professionals, and Young Jains of America are co-hosting a lecture by Diksharthi Nishaben Kapashi in Midtown Manhattan on Sunday, November 9, 2014. She is the first American-born Jain to take diksha. Come see her speak on her journey from working in the corporate world in NYC to ultimately finding a different...
Posted: 06.11.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jain eLibrary Books uploaded in Last Month Sr.No Book Name Author Book TOC Full Book Total Pages 2692 प्राकृत गद्य पद्य सौरभ भाग २ (Prakrit Gadya Padya Saurabh Part 2) Kamalchand Sogani 679 KB 2 MB 192 4106 आगम ०६ ज्ञाताधर्मकथा मूलम् एवं...
Posted: 01.11.2014
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America These lines express the pain and suffering of the animals that are being exploited and tortured for the need of the human greed. What is Compassion? Let’s use the Wikipedia definition of Compassion : “Compassion is an emotion that is a sense of shared suffering, most often combined with a desire to alleviate or reduce the suffering of another; to show special...
Posted: 30.10.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee WORLD COMPASSION AND VEGAN DAY Federation of JAINA, Young Jains of America, Young Jain professionals, Ahimsak Eco-Vegan Committe and many Jain centers of North America jointly celebrate Nov. 1, 2014 as a World Compassion and Vegan Day. Several activities will be taking place in Jain centers of North America. Please be VEGAN on this day...
Posted: 29.10.2014
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America JAINA - Newsletter We wish you and your family a Happy Diwali and an abundant and spiritually rich New Year! (Watch President Obama's Diwali Message by clicking on the image above.) DIWALI - Meaning, Significance, and Practice As you are enjoying the fruits of the past months or Paryushan/Das Lakshan's spiritual cleansing, soon we will be celebrating Mahavir...
Posted: 22.10.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jaina Education Committee - Activity Report Oct 2014 We wish you and family a Beautiful Diwäli Holiday Season and a New Year full of Peace, Prosperity, Happiness, and higher Spirituality! Before we start to eat our Holiday Meal, please reflect on the following contemplation compiled by Zen Master - Thich Nhat Hanh to express our...
Posted: 16.10.2014
 
JAINA Convention 2015 Happy Diwali! This Diwali, give yourself and family a Diwali gift by registering for JAINA Convention 2015 to be held for first time in Atlanta from July 2-5, 2015 . If you have never been to a JAINA Convention, it is an experience you will cherish forever. REMINDER: EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - ONLY $ 149 per adult ONLY 5 WEEKS LEFT BEFORE THE PRICES CHANGE ON NOVEMBER 16TH. Andrew Young , an...
Posted: 02.09.2014
 
Dr. Kumarpal Desai's Emai: His Contribution Towards VRG's 150th Birth Anniversary: VRG Docu. Film by Pankaz on Arihant TV Channel Jai Jinendra to all VRG's 150th Anniversary has ended on 25th Aug. (i.e. before 3 days) and 151st Anniversary has already started now. There were celebrations on 25th Aug. in India [at Mahuva (VRG's birth town) and Ahmedabad and a week before because of Acharyaji/Paryusana in Thane...
Posted: 28.08.2014
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America JAINA - Newsletter SPECIAL EDITION 1. Practicing Paryushan / Das Lakshana Paryushana is the most important Jain religious observance of the year. For both Shvetambars, who observe the festival over a period of eight days, and Digambaras, for whom Das Lakshana lasts ten days, this is a time of intensive study, reflection, and purification. The word "paryushana”...
Posted: 24.08.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Commonly Downloaded PARYUSHAN Files: Sr. No. Title Download PDF Sr. No. Title Download MP3 000241 English Pratikramana - Color 1 MB 320010 Pratikraman English Introduction 30 MB 000247 Jain Svetambar Rituals 2 MB 320011 English Pratikraman Ritual Only 60 MB 000249 English Pratikraman Sutra 2 MB 320012 English Pratikraman Intro...
Posted: 14.08.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee For the upcoming occasion of Paryushan Parva and Das Laxan Parva, we sincerely request for forgiveness if we may have hurt your feelings by thoughts, words or actions, knowingly or unknowingly. MICHCHHAMI DUKKADDAM Sad demise of Shri Pratapbhai Bhogilal Shah Jaina Education Committee deeply mourns the sad demise of our very prominent...
Posted: 11.08.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Do's and Don't Worksheet for Paryushan/Das Lakshan Parva .xls (adopted from JCNC's 2013 list) Please review it and if appropriate use it in your Pathashala. Thanks Pravin Shah
Posted: 01.08.2014
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Jai Jinendra , As you know, our next JAINA Convention will be held in Atlanta from July 2-5, 2015 and hosted by Jain Sangh of Greater Atlanta (JSGA). Convention Board has been actively planning a spectacular convention for you and all the attendees. Below is the summary of activities to-date: 1. Theme of the convention is “ Jainism: World of Non-Violence...
Posted: 01.08.2014
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America JAINA It is Jain Milan Time again! Time for singles to mingle again! Register now at lowest price until July 31, 2014 Jain Milan 2014 www.jainmilan.org or www.jaina.org (Matrimonial) 9th Annual Jain Youth 3-day Matrimonial / Networking Convention Unique opportunity for 21 to 40+ to meet and find a life partner… in person! Venue: Jain Center of New Jersey 111...
Posted: 30.07.2014
By Dr. Satish K. Kapoor
Virchand Raghavji Gandhi (1864-1901) had many firsts to his credit. He was the first celebrated Jaina to have graduated with honours from Elphinstone College, Bombay (Mumbai) in 1880, the first authorized Jaina plenipotentiary to a global religious conclave in 1893, the first to win admirers and adherents to his faith outside India, and the first non-Hindu to defend Hinduism in America and Europe. He was much...
Posted: 23.07.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee ​May & Jun​ 2014 Statistics: New User: ​876 Avg Visitor/Day: ​700 Avg Downloads/Day: ​213​ Books uploaded in May & Jun - 2014​ We have been able to add approx ​65 new books and articles in Ma​y​& ​Jun​ 2014 to our website. Here's the list of all the new books and articles uploaded: New Books in ​May & Jun 2014...
Posted: 08.06.2014
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Jai Jinendra, JAINA Convention 2015 will be held in Atlanta from July 2-5, 2015. Theme for our next JAINA Convention is " Jainism: World of Non-Violence ". We are reaching out to you to submit a logo which reflects this theme. Please submit your entry by June 22, 2014 to convention2015@jaina.org or click on link Submit your entry now! JAINA Convention Board...
Posted: 10.05.2014
 
JAINA Convention 2015 JAINA and Jain Society of Greater Atlanta (JSGA) are delighted to announce that the next biennial JAINA Convention in 2015 will be held in Atlanta, GA. JULY 2 - 5 (Thursday - Sunday), 2015 PLEASE MARK YOUR CALENDARS MORE DETAILS WILL BE COMING SOON A convention board consisting of the following members is already in place and plans are being developed for a memorable event: Ashok Domadia,...

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