Posted: 07.11.2014
 
International School for Jain Studies, ISJS
Posted: 01.09.2014
 
International School for Jain Studies, ISJS Friends, I am sharing with you some highlights of the just completed ISSJS 2014 program. This year, during the months of June, July and one week in August, ISSJS offered 3 standalone programs in India to 80 participants from USA, Canada, Mexico and Zimbabwe. The 3 programs were; 4 Week ( 4W) program ; Intro to Jainism mainly to Under-graduate students 6 Week ( 6W)...
Posted: 21.07.2014
 
International School for Jain Studies, ISJS Invite for 10th anniversary celebration of ISJS: 2014.07.27 ISJS 10th Anniversary 01 2014.07.27 ISJS 10th Anniversary 02
Posted: 24.06.2014
 
International School for Jain Studies, ISJS INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL FOR JAIN STUDIES 10th Annual Summer Residential School for Jain and Ahimsa studies Newsletter: June 2014 The first two batches of ISSJS.2014-4W and ISSJS.2014-6W, totalling 28 participants from the universities of USA, Canada, Belgium, Russia and Netherlands arrived on May 31st 2014 at Vijay Vallabh Smarak Jain Mandir, Delhi. Most of the...
Posted: 14.04.2014
 
International School for Jain Studies, ISJS Letter: April 13 2014 Shri Mahavirayanamah Respected ISJS Well Wisher, Sadar Jai Jinendra! At the outset I and ISJS wish a very happy Mahavira Jayanti to you and your family . May his teaching always guide us to happiness and success in all our ventures, be they worldly or trans-worldly. This year, your school is celebrating its T enth Anniversary of offering...
Posted: 09.02.2014
 
International School for Jain Studies, ISJS Flyer: DETAILED INFORMATION
Posted: 26.12.2013
By Sagar K. Shah
This summer, I travelled to India to participate in the International Summer School for Jain Studies (ISSJS), an intensive 4-6 week academic course on Jainism, with teaching split across campuses in Delhi, Jaipur, Varanasi, Aligarh and Jalgaon. The course was an incredible experience, and presented a fantastic opportunity to advance my understanding of Jainism in an open and intellectually stimulating...
Posted: 18.12.2013
 
International School for Jain Studies, ISJS PROGRAM TO STUDY JAIN DHARMIC/RELIGIOUS  TRADITION IN  INDIA Last date to apply for ISSJS 2014 is February 14 , 2014 . Jain Dharma/Religion originated in India several thousand years ago. An elder cousin of Buddhism, Jain dharma teaches a lifestyle rooted in the practice of unconditional non-violence. Its teachings inspired and influenced Mahatma Gandhi. Students...
Posted: 21.08.2013
 
International School for Jain Studies, ISJS PDF: 2013-08 Newsletter
Posted: 25.05.2013
 
JAINA: Federation Of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Award for ISJS Dear Dr. Shugan Jain, Jai Jinendra. During each convention we recognize one of our partner International organizations doing significant amount of work in promoting Jainism via education to non-Jains. We very pleased to inform you that JAINA Executive Committee has unanimously voted to recognize “International School for Jain...
Posted: 20.02.2013
 
International School for Jain Studies, ISJS PDF: 2013-02 Newsletter
Posted: 12.12.2012
 
International Summer School for Jain Studies, ISSJS Dr. Vinod Kapashi From London (U. K) Teaches A Class On Jainism At Charles University In Prague (Czech Republic) Jainism is not a known religion in some of the countries of the world. One will hardly see any Jain or a Jain temple in countries which were under the communist rule. Czech Republic is one such country. Previously it was Czechoslovakia but in 1993,...
Posted: 08.11.2012
 
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Posted: 28.07.2012
 
ISJS Gurudev Chitrabhanu Friends, Jai Jinendra The year was 1971. I was sitting in my office in Boston area and my eyes moved to a news item in a 4 page weekly newspaper published by Indian Embassy in Washington, D.C. It mentioned about the arrival of a Jain monk; Chitrabhanu Ji to the United States who against many odds and demonstrations against his travels (by many traditionalist Jains) at Bombay airport...
Posted: 20.06.2012
 
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Posted: 12.01.2012
 
International Summer School for Jain Studies, ISSJS Program To Study Jain Dharmic/Religious Tradition In India Friends, we bring to you greetings for the new year and news about admissions to International Summer School for Jain Studies( ISSJS) , 2012. Jain Dharma/Religion originated in India several thousand years ago. An elder cousin of Buddhism, Jain dharma teaches a lifestyle rooted in the practice of...
Posted: 06.01.2012
 
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Posted: 26.10.2011
 
Virginia Commonwealth University Religious Studies Department hosting the International School for Jain Studies (ISJS) and the Federation of Jain Associations in North America (JAINA) INVITE YOU TO ATTEND A WELCOMING RECEPTION to launch Jain Studies Program at VCU on Sunday November 13, 2011, from 10 AM until 12:30 PM at VCU Scott House: 909 W. Franklin St., Richmond, VA 23284 Contact number: 804-389-3295 (Dr...
Posted: 28.09.2011
 
Posted: 23.06.2011
 
International Summer School for Jain Studies, ISSJS Each summer for the last seven years dozens of Americans, fly to India for 3- 6 weeks. Like thousands of other Americans who visit India in summer, they are eager to finally get to see the Taj Mahal. But their purpose is much more focused than that. All are professors or graduate or undergraduate students in religion and philosophy from several American...
Posted: 24.04.2011
 
ISSJS ISSJS2011 (25.4.2011 to 21.7.2011) 75 participants in different programs under ISSSJ2011 from USA, Canada, UK, China, Japan, and Thailand and coming from more than 12 universities Admissions, shall be attending the ISSJS2011 programs starting in Thailand on April 25th at two prestigious universities in Bangkok (Chulalagaon and Mahidol) and in India on May 24th at Delhi, Mangalayatan University Aligarh,...
Posted: 03.01.2011
By Prof. Dr. Paras Mal Agrawal
ISJS Series of 3 seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Seminar "A" Consciousness and Knowledge: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives Delhi Sundday, December 12, 2010 Session V : 12.00-12.30 Abstract Objectivity and Subjectivity in Science and Spirituality Science is considered objective and objective statements are said to be facts that can be...
Posted: 30.12.2010
 
ISSJS Distinguished members of ISJS family: Sadar Jai Jinendra Wishing you all a Very happy, healthy, peaceful and prosperous 2011 The year 2010 is coming to close shortly. As most of you will be going on Family get together and celebrations, Christmas break and vacations, I take this opportunity to share some of the significant developments that have taken place at ISJS recently and during 2010. A. Future...
Posted: 30.12.2010
By Prof. J.P. Jain
ISJS Series of 3 seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Seminar "A" Consciousness and Knowledge: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives Delhi Sundday, December 12, 2010 Session VI : 16.00-16.30 Abstract Understanding Jain Philosophy through Modern Science, and Real and Relative Points of View When our logical mind realizes some contradictions in a...
Posted: 26.12.2010
By Prof. K. Murlidhar
ISJS Series of 3 seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Seminar "A" Consciousness and Knowledge: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives Delhi Sundday, December 12, 2010 Session V : 11.30-12.00 Abstract Science and Religion are Two Different Pathways to Truth All knowledge is anthropogenic. While all living organisms have consciousness of some...
Posted: 25.12.2010
By Richard Hartz
ISJS Series of 3 seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Seminar "A" Consciousness and Knowledge: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives Delhi Sundday, December 12, 2010 Session V : 12.30-13.00 Abstract Intuition and the Limits of Reason: A Cross-Cultural Study The success of the scientific method in unlocking the secrets of the physical universe...
Posted: 24.12.2010
By Dr. Shugan Chand Jain
ISJS Series of 3 seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Seminar "A" Consciousness and Knowledge: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives Delhi Sundday, December 12, 2010 Session V : 12.00-13.00 Abstract Spiritual Purification And Enhancement Of Knowledge Jain Doctrine states that consciousness and soul are concomitant. Further consciousness...
Posted: 23.12.2010
By Prof. Dr. A.K. Mukhopadhyay
ISJS Series of 3 seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Seminar "A" Consciousness and Knowledge: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives Delhi Sundday, December 12, 2010 Session V : 11.30-12.00 Abstract Openness, Pluralism and Inter-connectedness - The Brain, the Universe and the Information Entanglement Neurocognitive bias in the conceptual realm...
Posted: 22.12.2010
By Dr. Shirley Telles
ISJS Series of 3 seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Seminar "A" Consciousness and Knowledge: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives Delhi Sundday, December 12, 2010 Abstract Neurophysiological Correlates of States of Consciousness Consciousness is generally recognized by a neurologist to mean a state of alertness characterized by response to...
Posted: 21.12.2010
By Prof. Dr. Suneet Varma
ISJS Series of 3 seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Seminar "A" Consciousness and Knowledge: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives Delhi Sundday, December 12, 2010 Session IV (Sunday) : 09.30-10.00 Abstract From the Self to the Self: Sri Aurobindo's Integral Yoga and the Evolution of Consciousness Indian perspectives on psychological...
Posted: 21.12.2010
By Prof. Sunita Singh-Sengupta
ISJS Series of 3 seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Seminar "A" Consciousness and Knowledge: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives Delhi Saturday, December 11, 2010 Session III : 17.00-17.30 Abstract: Self Mastery for Developing Intra – Psychic Health: Insights from Indian Tantra System All of us want to enjoy life; there is no doubt about...
Posted: 20.12.2010
By Prof. Dr. Radhey Shyam Kaushal
ISJS Series of 3 seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Seminar "A" Consciousness and Knowledge: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives Delhi Saturday, December 11, 2010 Session III : 16.30-17.00 Abstract : The Phenomenon of Consciousness and Its Role in Human Actions: A Mathematical Framework While the quantification of Vedic Science in...
Posted: 18.12.2010
By Muni Abhijit Kumar
ISJS Series of 3 seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Seminar "A" Consciousness and Knowledge: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives Delhi Saturday, December 11, 2010 Session II : 15.15-15.45 Abstract: Wisdom quâ Consciousness: A Critical Analysis Consciousness is the prime driving force of all the activities whether positive or negative,...
Posted: 17.12.2010
By Dr. N.L. Kachhara
ISJS Series of 3 seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Seminar "A" Consciousness and Knowledge: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives Delhi Saturday, December 11, 2010 Session II : 14.45-15.15 Abstract: Consciousness and Knowledge: A Jain Perspective in Modern Context Consciousness and Knowledge Consciousness and knowledge in Jain philosophy are...
Posted: 16.12.2010
By Prof. S.R. Bhatt
ISJS Series of 3 seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Seminar "A" Consciousness and Knowledge: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives Delhi Saturday, December 11, 2010 Session II : 14.15-14.45 Abstract: Encountering Consciousness Consciousness is a unique phenomenon that is experienced in reflective awareness by a human being. Human being is...
Posted: 16.12.2010
By Dr. Rudi Jansma
ISJS Series of 3 seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Seminar "A" Consciousness and Knowledge: Scientific and Spiritual Perspectives Delhi Saturday, December 11, 2010 Session I : 12.30-13.15 Abstract: Evolution of Consciousness in Past and Future In the last few centuries in the western world has grown the idea that there is no philosophical...
Posted: 15.12.2010
 
About The Series of Seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Religions and Sciences have been major driving forces in generating knowledge and enabling evolution of human civilizations. Today's dominant worldviews and lifestyles are, however, conditioned largely by spectacular advances in science and technology. The science and technological...
Posted: 09.12.2010
 
International School for Jain Studies ISJS Cordially invites you to series of 3 seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century Inaugural Function Venue: PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Sri Ram Hall) 4/2, Siri Institutional Area, August Kranti Marg, New Delhi - 16 Date: Saturday, the 11th December, 2010 Time: 09:30 A.M. - 12:30 P.M. Delhi Seminar:...
Posted: 29.11.2010
 
International Summer School for Jain Studies ISSJS Greetings & Jai Jinendra I am honoured to inform you that Prof Jeffery Long of Elizabeth College Pennsylvania will be the expert faculty from USA to teach at ISSJS2011. He has written an excellent book titles ‘Jainism An introduction’ which has received wide acclaim. He will be with ISSJS2011 for four to five days. As a follow up to your meeting with Dr...
Posted: 19.11.2010
 
International Summer School for Jain Studies ISSJS Friends, I will like to share with you that Prof. Jeffery Long, Professor of Religion and Asian Studies, and Chair of the Dept. of Religious studies at Elizabethtown College, in Elizabethtown, PA has agreed to be a guest faculty at ISSJS 2011 in India. Professor Long will be teaching ISSJS classes in 2011 in India In previous years, Professors Anne Vallely (...
Posted: 12.11.2010
 
The Glory of Jainism course will be devoted to history, culture, philosophy, traditions, art, architecture and way of life of Jains. The program includes over 50 academic lectures of 1.5 hours each by eminent Jain scholars, visits to Jain temples, monks and key Jains, observe and perform religious rituals and visit some important pilgrim places for their significance to Jain arts, kalyanakas or other religious...
Posted: 01.10.2010
 
Sep 25, 2010 Social Consciousness and Jainism Seminar at University of Ottawa Canada on August 27th 2010 The first ever international seminar on Social Consciousness and Jainism was organized by ISJS in association with University of Ottawa. Prof Anne Vallely of the university and a front ranking active member of ISJS supported by ISJS alumni and UoO faculty Dr Stefan Quinn organized this seminar very...
Posted: 29.09.2010
 
Sep 25, 2010 Series of Seminars on Integrating Modern Science and Spirituality for Social Wellness: A Challenge of 21st Century ISJS is organizing a series of seminars during Dec 2010-March 2011 in Delhi, Jaipur and Varanasi. A number of papers have already been received from eminent scientist, engineers, philosophers and religious teachers. It is likely that eminent and top scientist plus spiritual leader will...
Posted: 28.09.2010
 
Sep 18, 2010 Delegations from Toronto, Canada and St. Louis, USA Delegations from University of Waterloo Toronto Canada and Principia College St Louis USA visit ISJS India As a part of its ongoing Jain studies activities, ISJS has become the first place of call for a number of delegations from USA and Canada coming to India for field visits about Indian culture, philosophy etc. Several groups sponsored by...
Posted: 24.09.2010
 
International Summer School for Jain Studies ISSJS Vision & mission of ISJS ISJS seeks to be the most complete and comprehensive resource available to facilitate the establishment and promotion of Jain academic studies at universities and research institutions within India and around the world so that Jain academic studies occupy a respectable position within academia. Preamble Jain academic studies in India...
Posted: 28.07.2010
 
Jul 24, 2010 Sixth ISSJS2010 was the biggest, most diverse and multi group ISSJS. The four groups, each consisting of 13 to 19 participants were organized separately except for a week when the three groups in India were together for a week in Delhi. Each and every participant of ISSJS2010 attended their classes regularly from the beginning till the end enthusiastically and actively participating in discussions...
Posted: 25.07.2010
By Shivani Bothra
International Summer School for Jain Studies ISSJS Jaipur Program 7th June – 22nd June 2010 The International Summer School for Jain Studies (ISSJS) provides an important link between the Jain community and the academic world by providing students and scholars the opportunity to study Jainism during an intensive summer program in North India. The following report will highlight the lectures and important...
Posted: 04.06.2010
By Dr. Sulekh Chand Jain
International Summer School for Jain Studies ISSJS International Summer School for Jain Academic Studies Last week (week of May 24, 2010), twenty (20) Americans, single men and women, mostly in their 20s and 40s, flew to India for 3-6 weeks. Like thousands of other Americans who will visit there this summer, they will be eager to finally get to see the Taj Mahal. But their purpose is much more focused...
Posted: 01.06.2010
 
International Summer School for Jain Studies ISSJS Welcome message to the class of ISSJS 2010

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