Samani Shukla Pragya

Updated on: 14.07.2016


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Born: Chennai

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ID: 131


Sadhvi Diksha: 13.07.2016, Guwahati, Assam


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Samani Shukla Pragya was born on November 19th 1973 in Chennai, Tamilnadu, India. She is disciple of His Holiness Acharya Mahashraman. She was initiated into the Saman order in the year 1999 at the age of 25, after five years training as Mumukshu.

Academic Background

She has an M.A. in Jainology and Comparative Religion & Philosophy. She knows ancient classical languages such as Prakrit, Sanskrit as well as modern languages Hindi, Tamil and English.

She is nominated as a teacher in Brahmi Vidyapeeth, one of the schools on the campus of JVB Ladnun.


She has travelled throughout India to propagate Jainism, Preksha Meditation, non-violence as per direction of H.H.Acharya Mahaprajna. At present she is working at Jain Vishva Bharati of North America, Iselin, New Jersey.

2004: JVB London.

2005: JVB New Jersey

2006: JVB Orlando

2010: JVB New Jersey

2012: deputed to take care for Mumukshu (novices) Training Centre Ladnun "Parmarthik Shikshan Sanstha"

2014: Assisting Instructor, Religious Department, Florida International University

2015:Adjunct Professor, Religious Department, Florida International University



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