Posted: 04.06.2015
 
Art of Tolerance Both Tolerance and intolerance are inherent in all three forms of yoga (action), physical, mental, and vocal. Tolerance mends broken relationships, fosters affections, and cultivates respect, while intolerance does the opposite. Tolerance is a human virtue essential for creating and sustaining a harmonious society. It is also necessary for one's well being and for maintaining a happy stress...
Posted: 29.05.2015
 
Jai Jinendra, Join us for Annual Spiritual Family Camp to be held 12th June - 6:00 PM to 14th June, 2015 - 2:00 PM at Poconos, PA. The theme of the camp is: UNDERSTANDING JOY AND SORROW Based on the book by Acharyashri Mahapragya With the blessings of Acharyashri Mahashraman, the camp will be led by four distinguished Samanijis from JVB. In his book Understanding Joy and Sorrow, Acharyashri Mahapragya links the...
Posted: 29.05.2015
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangha Pragya Dear All, We are very happy to let you know that there will be a parallel adult meditation and swadhyay session at Gyanshala on Sunday, May 31, with Samani Vikas Pragyaji and Samani Ratna Pragyaji. The details are as follows - Date - Sunday, May 31 Time - 4PM - 6 PM Venue - Gyanshala at Franklin Temple - 111 Cedar Grove Lane, Franklin, NJ Topic for Swadhyay - 'Look at...
Posted: 08.05.2015
 
Art of Speaking Mind body and speech are intertwined, and together form the driving force of life. Speech, the foundation of human relationships and social interaction, has been a boon to civilization. Animals cannot speak, and therefore any grouping of them (like cattle) is not deemed a society. Speech reveals and expresses intent. It is the fundamental means for communications between individuals. Although...
Posted: 29.04.2015
 
JVBNA celebrates ‘Path of Ahimsa – Akshay Tritiya’ under the guidance of Samani Shukla Pragya ji & Samani Unnata Pragya ji Date Saturday, 2 May 2015 Time 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM Lunch 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM Program Venue Six Mile Run Church, 3037 State Route 27, Franklin Park, NJ 08823 Program Highlights Samanijis’ Pravachan Bhajan Competition Singers (Ages 12 & Up) Please email your names to info@jvbnj.org by...
Posted: 26.04.2015
 
The Jain Studies Program at FIU welcomes you to the inauguration of the Online Lecture Series on Jain Texts This program is launched to enrich textual studies in Jainism and nurture the study of ancient languages like Sanskrit, Prakrit, Apabraṃsa and other Indic languages. This will promote, rejuvenate and invigorate scholarship and research on primary sources. Scholars will present their research on a chosen...
Posted: 06.04.2015
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangha Pragya The Art of Eating Food is essential to sustain physical existence. Everyone eats but not many comprehend the right way to eat.There are three important aspects to proper eating: Controlled and restrained food intake Wholesome and nutritious diet Food obtained by honest and socially acceptable mean Controlled Diet and Restrained Food Intake: The type and amount of food...
Posted: 13.03.2015
 
Flyer: Under the auspicious guidance of Samani Shukla Pragya ji & Samani Unnata Pragya ji (visiting from FIU, Miami) Come celebrate with us this religious social event Holi Milan - 14th March, 2015 6.00 PM - 7.00 PM - Sadharmik Vatsalya (Dinner) 7.15 PM - 9.45 PM - Cultural Events RSVP by March 10 Highlights: - Cultural Program - Samanijis' Pravachan - Sadharmik Vatsalya Address: Six Mile Run Church,...
Posted: 12.03.2015
 
Art of Sleeping: Just as the sun and moon rise and set every day we must alternate activity and rest. The physical body is impacted by the sympathetic and parasympathetic systems. Balancing sleep and wakefulness is crucial to imparting balance to life. Generally speaking, the duration of sleep is determined by body’s condition. Newborns and infants tend to sleep sweetly and soundly, most of the day and night...
Posted: 02.03.2015
 
Flyer: Please join us for www.well-being.call A workshop with Samani Shukla Pragyaji & Samani Unnata Pragyaji (Visiting from FIU, Miami) "Let us listen to the call of dawn that paves the way to enhance, empower, and enlighten our well-being." Date - Sunday, March 8 Time - 3:30PM-6PM Venue - JCNJ Temple Auditorium - 111 Cedar Grove Lane, Somerset, NJ 08873 RSVP by March 6 Copyright © 2015 Jain Vishwa...
Posted: 06.02.2015
 
The Art of Sitting Sitting properly is an art. Different situations call for different protocols of sitting. Sitting in meditation in an assembly during a religious discourse or in the presence of elders demands a certain decorum. Assuming the appropriate sitting posture before an audience involves etiquette and respect. Sitting becomes an art for those who are sensitive to the occasion. When you adopt the...
Posted: 10.01.2015
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya The Art of Walking "A small prod can control a huge elephant, a small lamp can remove intense darkness, and a small thunderbolt can destroy big mountains. Therefore, small should not be ignored." Human life is precious. To make it worthwhile, it is necessary to pay attention to matters that may seem small and simple but can actually shape one’s life. These include how...
Posted: 30.12.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya Flyer: Under the auspicious guidance of Samani Bhavit Pragyaji & Samani Sangh Pragyaji JVBNA invites you to celebrate New Year 2015 with Samanijis' Pravachan, New Year Jaap, Annual General Meeting & Executive Committee Oath Ceremony Thursday Jan 1, 2015 MVCC Hall 143 State Rte 35, Laurence Harbor, NJ 08879 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Snacks 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM - Program...
Posted: 11.12.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya The Art of Viewing Humans are the highest form of life in the universe.They have five sense organs: the eyes, the nose, the ears, the tongue, and the skin. In addition, they have a mind and intellect. All the sense organs are vital, but the eyes are the most important because they are used more than the others. It is said that for one who does not have eyes, the outer...
Posted: 04.12.2014
 
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Posted: 12.11.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya Please join us for 8-DAY UPASAK DASHA AGAM SWADHYAY with Samani Bhavit Pragyaji & Samani Sangh Pragyaji Dates- Sat & Sun, Nov 15, 16, 22, 23, Dec 6, 7, 13, 14 Time - 10 AM - 12:30 PM Venue - JVBNA Center - 151 Middlesex Ave, Iselin, NJ Advance Registration is required. Register by Nov 8. Registration Fee - $50 Register
Posted: 06.11.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya Art of Living Life begins with birth and ends with death. Both the body and the soul form life. Where there is only body, there is no life and where there is only a form of consciousness, life cannot exist, either. Combination of body and soul is what we know as life. Every embodied being in this world whether human, animal, bird, or plant, represents life. But just...
Posted: 21.10.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya JVBNA proudly presents Date - Saturday, Oct 25 Time - Dinner - 5:00-6:15 PM Program - 6:30-9:30 PM Venue - Six Mile Run Church 3037 State Rte. 27, Franklin Park, NJ 08823 Program Highlights Debate Topic - " Society should forgive criminals and abolish all punishments" All are welcome to participate. Please send your entries to info@jvbnj.org by Oct 9 Cultural Program We...
Posted: 07.10.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya Where does life end? Many viewpoints are at work in order to define and discuss life. It is necessary, therefore, to keep in mind those viewpoints, while discussing the end of life. If the definition of life that is based on seven levels like the body, the senses, etc., is accepted, then it can be said that the combination of the body and the consciousness is life, and...
Posted: 24.09.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya Under Samanijis guidance JVBNA Gyanshala for children 4 to 14 years 2014-15 session begins Oct 5, 2014 Twice every month - Sundays - 3:30pm to 6:00pm Franklin Temple 111 Cedar Grove Ln, Somerset, NJ 08873 Prayer, Jain Philosophy, Yoga & Meditation Register by September 30, 2014 Click here to download registration form For more info - gyanshala@jvbnj.org
Posted: 11.09.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya Under the auspicious guidance of Samani Bhavit Pragya ji & Samani Sangh Pragya ji JVBNA invites you to celebrate Kshamapana Diwas Bhikshu Jaap And Bhajan with Maestro Kummar Chatterjee On Saturday, September 13 3:00PM – 6:00PM followed by Dinner At Six Mile Run Church 3037 State Rte. 27, Franklin Park, NJ 08823 RSVP by September 9, 2014
Posted: 09.09.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya Being conscious about one’s carelessness Man goes astray because of his lack of self restraint and carelessness. These traits are within one self but they are not manifest. To make man aware about this, Bhagwan Mahavir said: Does anyone else notice my carelessness? Or, do I notice my own mistakes? Which lapse of mine am I not abandoning? Let the one who practices much...
Posted: 03.09.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya MEGA BLOOD DONATION DRIVE JVBNA is organizing a blood drive on September 6th between 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM . This effort is part of a bigger awareness drive by Akhil Bhartiya TeraPanth Yuvak Parishad (Inspired by Acharya Mahashraman ) to motivate people to donate blood for the greater benefit of society. http://abtypmbdd.com/ We have teamed up with American Red Cross to...
Posted: 23.08.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya Jai Jinendra All, We hope you had a wonderful start to Paryushan Mahaparva and are looking forward to this evening’s Pratikraman and Pravachan sessions. Here’s some information that might be useful to you: Paryushan Parking Please pay attention to the following parking instructions as parking In the facility (VFW), we have limited parking spots available to us...
Posted: 20.08.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya PARYUSHAN MAHAPARVA Celebration for Self-Purification Under the guidance of: Disciples of Acharya Mahashraman Date Evening Pravachan Morning Pravachan August 22 (Friday) Power of Samayik August 23 (Saturday) Power of Logassa Importance of Human Life August 24 (Sunday) Power of Swadhyay Path of Liberation August 25 (Monday) Power of Pratikraman August 26 (Tuesday) Power...
Posted: 05.08.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya Freedom from Tension Tension is one of the big problems of the present age.The plain meaning of tension is strain, which can be physical, mental and emotional. physical activity beyond one’s capacity leads to physical tension.Thinking beyond a particular limit causes mental tension.Imbalance impulses results in emotional tension. Any kind of tension makes a person...
Posted: 24.07.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya Paryushan Parva Date – Aug 22 - 29 Time – 7:30 PM - 9:15 PM Venue – VFW – 155 Front Street, South Plainfield, NJ 07080 Program – Pratikraman followed by Pravachan. Parallel sessions for children. Pravachan Topics: Fri, Aug 22 – Power of Samayik Sat, Aug 23 – Power of Logassa Sun, Aug 24 – Power of Swadhyay Mon, Aug 25 – Power of Pratikraman Tue, Aug 26...
Posted: 10.07.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya Jai Jinendra All, We wanted to let you know that Samani Bhavit Pragyaji and Samani Sangh Pragya ji will be gracing the Pratishtha Anniversary Celebrations at the Jain Center of NJ - 111 Cedar Grove Lane, Franklin Township, NJ 08873, on Saturday, July 12. They will be delivering a Pravachan on the topic – ‘Power of Soul’ – from 10AM-11AM. Please plan to join in...
Posted: 03.07.2014
 
Anuvrat and Preksha Dhyan Anuvrat is a movement to raise the level of national character. It is the support base for individual reform. If the character of every individual is of a high order, there would be no need to do anything special for character formation. The respect which Anuvrat has acquired as a non-sectarian program is something that any moral movement has rarely received. Ever since it has been...
Posted: 24.06.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya Under Samanijis' Guidance JVBNA presents Special Summer Prayer Sessions for Children Tuesdays, July 1, 2014 - August 4, 2014 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM JVBNA Center 151 Middlesex Ave, Iselin, NJ 08830
Posted: 06.06.2014
 
Lifestyle and Health Every country and every age has desired to have good individuals and good society. Man has always tried to achieve this goal, but it’s the rule of nature that nothing is wholly good or wholly bad. It is also the fact about human nature that all are not necessarily attracted by good and repelled by bad. There are people with all kinds of interests and opinions. Being fully aware of this...
Posted: 14.05.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya JVB Center has blessings from Acharya Shree Mahashramanji. JVB New Jersey Center has continuous presence of Adarniya Samanijis. This year center has guidance of Adarniya Samani Bhavit Pragyaji and Samani Sangh Pragyaji. Join us for Annual Spiritual Family Camp to be held from 13th - 15th June 2014 at Poconos, PA. The theme of the camp is: Let us Learn to Live The camp...
Posted: 05.05.2014
 
Non-violence On reading about the incidents in Gandhiji’s life, it appears that he had learnt his lessons of non- violence by reading about Mahavira. His attitude towards nature was always positive. He said: Digging the earth or getting the earth dug is violence. Drinking cold water and giving it to others to drink is violence. Lighting and making others light the fire which is like a sharp weapon, is...
Posted: 01.05.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya JVBNA celebrates Path of Ahimsa – Akshay Tritiya Date – Saturday, 10 May 2014 Time – 4:00 PM – 6:30 PM followed by dinner Venue – Six Mile Run Church, 3037 State Route 27, Franklin Park, NJ 08823 Program Highlights – Bhajans, Skit, Ek Anokhi Pratiyogita, Samanijis’ Pravachan on ‘ Path of Ahimsa ’ RSVP by May 6, 2014
Posted: 25.04.2014
 
Samani Bhavit Pragya Samani Sangh Pragya Jai Jinendra, JVB Center has blessings from Acharya Shree Mahashramanji. JVB New Jersey Center has continuous presence of Adarniya Samanijis. This year center has guidance of Adarniya Samani Bhavit Pragyaji and Samani Sangh Pragyaji. Join us for Annual Spiritual Family Camp to be held from 13th - 15th June 2014 at Poconos, PA. The theme of the camp is: Let us Learn to...
Posted: 08.04.2014
 
Meditation is essential for order in life, There are many methods of meditation in vogue. The Jains have their own independent tradition. Dhyanayoga is important too, in present age. Training in meditation is getting popular with the younger generation. The attainments of meditation are amazing too, in spite of such attainments, there are very few people, who practice meditation regularly. There can be many...
Posted: 21.03.2014
 
Samani Sanmati Pragya Samani Jayant Pragya Under the auspicious guidance of Samaniji Sanmati Pragya & Samaniji Jayant Pragya Come celebrate with us this religious social event Holi Milan - 22nd March, 2014 2.00 PM - 2.45 PM - Snacks 3.00 PM - 6.00 PM - Cultural Events Followed by Sadharmik Vatsalya (Dinner) Highlights: Cultural Program Samanijis' Pravachan – ‘ Holi Ke Rango Mein Apni Pehchan ’ Sadharmik...
Posted: 08.03.2014
 
NOT THE AGE BUT THE MIND IS OBSTRUCTION While talking about the model of the new generation, some people can make despairing observations. In their view, the situations of present times are such that they cannot change the lifestyle of anyone. This is the mentality of avoidance, of making the pretexts. When people do not wish to do anything and do not wish to change themselves, they blame their times. If...
Posted: 06.02.2014
 
Thoughts and actions that render our lives pure – are Dharma; while thoughts and actions that cause our lives to become impure and distressed – are Adharma. Dharma is formless. It acquires its form through the various methods of worship. Dharma is soul, while the method of worship is body. Their apposite union is vital for collective worship. When conduct becomes secondary to prayer, an intellectual...
Posted: 08.01.2014
 
No one can enjoy pleasure while causing pain to others, or stay peaceful while causing discomfort to others. Materialistic pleasure is always fruitless in the end. On the contrary, the practice of moderation seems difficult initially, but in the end, provides gratification. One who is attached to possessions cannot become fearless. Staying away from attachment brings one closer to the inherent nature of...
Posted: 26.12.2013
 
New Year Event 2014 Enrich your New Year with Real Joy… On this occasion of welcoming New Year, JVB is going to release a book on prayer and geets for spiritual, mental and physical well being. The book will be distributed as gift only on this occasion. Please join us and welcome a fresh start this New Year of 2014. Wednesday 1st January 2014 4.00 PM - Snacks 5.00 PM to 6.30 PM - Program Highlights : New Year...
Posted: 06.12.2013
 
Birth of the New Man The concept of the birth of the New Man is very pleasant and comforting, but its process is extremely difficult. A mother is thrilled to imagine the birth of her first child, even if she has to suffer the pangs of childbirth. In fact, when is the creation of the new man not from an original birth? Every man that takes birth is a new man, after all. A philosopher once visited a village. He...
Posted: 06.11.2013
 
The aim of all efforts in our life should be to cultivate Peace and Non-Violence in this Universe. - Acharya Tulsi How would you imbibe this message of Acharya Tulsi in your day to day life? You don’t need to start with a big step. You can start with a small step. Please write to us about the small step that you have taken or you want to take. (We have started this monthly newsletter on the occasion of Achrya...
Posted: 17.10.2013
 
Samani Sanmati Pragya Samani Jayant Pragya Jai Jinendra! It takes a village to raise a child – and this is especially true during the challenging teenage years. Our teenagers, as they go through physical and emotional changes, become quite vulnerable to peer pressure, as they constantly struggle to carve a place for themselves in their social and academic world. As parents we try our best to aid our children...
Posted: 02.10.2013
 
Samani Sanmati Pragya Samani Jayant Pragya Gyanshala is proud to introduce a new Group this year, 2013-2014 namely, "Gyanshala Youth Club" Students from 9th and 10th grade qualify of this group. his is a part of Gyanshala curriculum, therefore anyone who is interested please fill the attached Registration form and submit at your earliest. The schedule for this group is as follows. 3:30 to 4:00 Prayer 4:00 to...
Posted: 17.09.2013
 
Samani Sanmati Pragya Samani Jayant Pragya Flyer: 2013.09.28 JVBNA - Kshamapana
Posted: 13.08.2013
 
Samani Sanmati Pragya Samani Jayant Pragya Flyer:
Posted: 13.08.2013
 
Samani Sanmati Pragya Samani Jayant Pragya Flyer:, Registrationform:

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