Posted: 21.09.2017
 
Dear Scholars, Great News. I am forwarding to you the announcement for a faculty position for a newly established “Shrimad Raj Chandra Chair for Jain Studies” at University of California at Riverside, California in USA. The Deadline (last date) for applying is December 4, 2017 Qualified scholars are encouraged to apply ASAP. Dr. Sulekh C. Jain Houston, Texas, USA Home: 281-494-7656 Cell: 832-594-8005 My...
Posted: 18.06.2017
 
Pranam everyone, We want to share an exciting musical drama that we believe is both entertaining and educational for Jain children of all ages! It bridges Eastern and Western cultures to teach everyone the Jain concepts of Kashays and Karmas . Please see our short Trailer: https://youtu.be/FsoDtIKzAkU And the full video: https://youtu.be/WpIYmV3tjBU Here's the synopsis: We embark on a 2-hour journey through the...
Posted: 25.10.2016
By Dr. Sulekh Chand Jain
Many prominent leaders of the Jain community across USA and Canada came to Las Vegas from October 14-19, 2016 for a retreat. The participants came from Boston, New Jersey, Philadelphia, Cincinnati, Houston, Los Angeles, Laguna Beach, Iowa City, Iowa, Denver, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, and Norway. Most of the participants are renowned for their visionary leadership, dedication and philanthropy. The list of...
Posted: 09.08.2016
 
Jain International Trade Organization Registration Form for participants from North America People residing in India and other countries, please contact us at reg.g2g@jito.org
Posted: 08.08.2016
 
Shree Digamber Jain Association, London 10th Anniversary celebration of Shree Mahavir Swami Jinbimb Panchkalyanak Pratishtha, London Jai Jinendra! Shree Digamber Jain Association, London would like to invite you to the 10th Anniversary Celebration of Shree Mahavir Swami jinbimb Panchkalyanak Pratishtha, London Event Venue: Hatch End High School, Headstone Lane, Harrow, Middlesex, HA3 6NR Event Date & Time:...
Posted: 13.05.2016
 
Jain Center of Minnesota Jain Center of Minnesota From News Letter of May 2016 JCM has the unique and distinct privilege to host one of the foremost Jain scholars in Jainism in North America - Mr Pravinbhai Shah (External Guest from JAINA -Chairperson of the Jaina Education Committee and Jain eLibrary in-charge). Pravinbhai is one of the most sought after speakers and has toured extensively bringing his unique...
Posted: 20.01.2016
 
Historic Collaboration Signing Event: Rice University to Offer Regular Programs in Jain Studies By Dr. Sulekh C. Jain and Mrs. Payal Kapadia Patani As the world celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day for his commitment, compassion and passion to non-violence, Jain Society of Houston took pride and honor to witness a historic signing ceremony on January 17, 2016 for the establishment of a full-time Bhagwaan...
Posted: 18.08.2015
 
Friends August 12, 2015 was both a unique and a historic day in the establishment of three Academic Chairs. On this day, the Jains, Sikhs and Hindu brothers and sisters in Los Angeles, USA area came together to establish not one but 3 Chairs at University of California at Irvine (suburb of Los Angeles). The 3 chairs are: Shri Parshvanath Presidential Chair in Jain Studies, Dhankaur Sahota Presidential Chair in...
Posted: 04.06.2015
 
National Commission for Minorities, India (A) Enhancing opportunities for Education. (1) Equitable availability of ICDS Services The integrated Child Development Services (ICDS) Scheme is aimed at holistic development of children and pregnant/lactating mothers from disadvantaged section, by providing services through Anganwadi Centres such as supplementary nutrition, immunization, health check-up, referral...
Posted: 25.05.2015
 
Sydney Jain Mandal Education Center Invites you to celebrate Pratishtha Mahotsav of 1008 Bhagwan Mahaveer Swami Idol With blessings of Acharyas and Munishris Under the guidance of Pandit Mahaveer Shastriji (Desciple of Acharya shri 108 Vidyanandji Maharaj) For further details please refer to our website http://sydneyjainmandal.com/ Abha Jain, President, SJMEC Ph +61 432 248 791, Abha12j@gmail.com
Posted: 16.02.2015
 
Melbourne Shwetambar Jain Sangh Melbourne Shwetambar Jain Sangh (MSJS) is pleased to invite you and your family to the 18 Abhishek, Dhaja Rohan on the occasion of Melbourne Derasarji’s 7th Anniversary Utsav on 7th March 2015. Once again, we will be blessed by the presence of Param Pujya Gurudev Shree Jinchandraji for this event. Kind regards, MSJS Anniversary committee 2015 Programme Details 07/03/2015...
Posted: 15.05.2014
 
Jain Temple of Virginia With a lot of joy and excitement, Jain Temple of Virginia would like to cordially invite all of your Sangh members, their friends and families to the Pratishta Mahotsav of the grand inside Sikharbandhi Derasar from June 25th to June 30th, 2014. Please mark your calendars. Our Pratishta will be performed under the expert guidance of renowned vidhikar Shri Narendrabhai Shah (India) and...
Posted: 28.08.2013
 
Blessed Jainova Jai Jinendra, It is with the great pleasure the Blessed Jainova has to announce that the Samvatsari Pratikraman is organized first time in Virginia in a hall with a capacity of 70-80 people. We have formed Blessed 24-7 Jainism, Inc on July 9th, 2013 to carry on Jain activities and built a Dharnidhar- Padmavati Jain Temple in Virginia. Please look at our website http://www.blessedjainova.org/ for...
Posted: 02.01.2013
 
Ref: Jain Minority Prayer In the light of above mentioned facts and judgements, we hope that you will put your sincere efforts in this direction and we are submitting this representation to you Sir with the earnest hope that justice will be done and the Govt of India will take all appropriate constitutional and legal steps to declare Jain religion as minority religion under clause (C) of section 2 of the...
Posted: 03.12.2012
 
Dr. Pankaj Jain Of The University Of North Texas Gets Best Book Award On Ecology At the recently concluded DANAM (Dharma Academy of North America) conference held in conjunction with the American Academy of Religion Conference in Chicago, Dr. Pankaj Jain was chosen to be the recipient of the annual book Dharma and Ecology of Hindu Communities: Sustenance and Sustainability published by Ashgate in UK in 2011...
Posted: 20.08.2012
 
Vegan Jains A California based blog on the compassion and health aspects of Veganism from a Jain perspective Posted on J uly 26, 2012 by drjina Today is the 90th birthday of one of the two Jain monks that brought Jainism to America. Gurudev has been instrumental in creating the environment that enabled Jains from India, such as my parents, their children born in the US, such as me, and Americans...
Posted: 27.01.2012
 
Propounding the path of Bhagwan Mahavira, the torchbearer of Shrimad Rajchandraji's mission, Pujya Gurudevshri Rakeshbhai is a spiritual visionary and a modern-day mystic. He is illuminating thousands of lives in various countries through enlightening discourses and an array of meditation retreats. His divine benevolence has uplifted a multitude of underprivileged lives through inner augmentation and societal...
Posted: 13.09.2011
 
Jointly Sponsored and organized by: Jain Center of Northern California ( JCNC ) and Young Jain Professionals ( YJP ) This event is an unique opportunity for Young Jains (Singles age 24 and older) throughout North America and around the world to meet in person, to make friends, to engage in networking, to develop business contacts. This event is organized to encourage our Jain youth to meet other Jains and to...
Posted: 15.04.2011
 
Prakrit Bharati Academy 13-A, Gurunanak Path, Main Malviya Nagar, Jaipur-302017 Phone No. 0141-2524827, Cellphone 094140-71430 e-mail: aparigrahakosh@gmail.com / drsushmasinghvi@rediffmail.com It is our pleasure to let you know that Prakrit Bharati Academy, Jaipur is working on the project for bringing out an Encyclopaedia of APARIGRAHA under the patronage of ‘Padmashri’ Shri D.R. Mehta. I am associated...
Posted: 29.10.2010
 
Green Faith On Gandhi’s Birthday, GreenFaith Announces Hindu and Jain Scholar in Residence Dr. Pankaj Jain Joins Leading Interfaith Environmental Coalition On the anniversary of Gandhi’s birthday, GreenFaith is pleased to announce that Dr. Pankaj Jain has become GreenFaith’s Hindu and Jain Scholar in Residence, and will work with GreenFaith to strengthen Hindu and Jain environmental leadership nationwide...
Posted: 18.03.2010
By Swami Dharmananda
NATIONAL YOGA WEEK 2010 by Moraji Desai National Institute of Yoga 12th to 18th February, 2010 THEME: Yoga For Life Style Related Disorders   The National Yoga Week for 2010 was inaugurated by Smt. S. Jalaja, Hon’ble Secretary, Deptt. Of AYUAH, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. Of India on12th February,2010 at 4 p.m. and the NATIONAL SEMINAR on the theme “ Yoga for Healthy Lifestyle was...
Posted: 06.05.2009
 
World Congress of Faiths Lecture: The Relevance of Ahimsa (non-violence) in the 21st Century Thursday, 7 May 2009, 5 pm Gurdwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha, Alice Way, Hanworth Road, Hounslow TW3 3UA, UK
Posted: 01.02.2009
 
Fifth Conference Of Jain Doctors Federation Organised At Ahmedabad The fifth conference of Jain Doctors Federation was held on the University grounds at Ahmedabad on the 10th and 11th January, 2009. The theme of the conference was "Serenity through scientific spirituality". An endeavor was made to assess and amalgamate principles of medicine and recent technological innovations in the context of Jain philosophy,...
Posted: 08.01.2009
 
3rd SSEASR Conference on Waters in South and Southeast Asia: Interaction of Culture and Religion The Conference will be held at Denpasar from June 3 to 6, 2009 in collaboration with Institut Seni Indonesia (ISI) and Universitas Hindu Indonesia (UNHI), Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia. This international Conference of South and Southeast Asian Association for the Study of Culture and Religion (SSEASR) is co-sponsored...
Posted: 07.01.2009
 
The 7th Smt. Rukshmaniben Deepchand Gardi Vidyavaridh BEST JAIN JOURNALIST  AWARD for the year 2007 was handed out by SHRI MUMBAI JAIN PATRAKAR SANGH at a function held on the 16th of December 2008 at Hotel Samrat –Churchgate, Mumbai. For the 2nd Consecutive Year the First Best Journalist Award was bagged by Mrs. Raksha J. Shah - Freelance Journalist and Spiritual columnist - Mumbai Samachar, editor - Jain...
Posted: 31.12.2008
 
Eighteenth All India Marathi Jain Sahitya Sammelan will be held at Aurangabad (Maharashtra) on 7th and 8th February 2009. There will be various seminars on Marathi literature by Jains and Jain literature in Marathi. Selected writers and scholars will be awarded for their works. There will be a Kavi Sammelan also. Many Marathi books will be published on the occasion. This is first time that Marathi Jain Sahitya...
Posted: 08.12.2008
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Global Peace Festival 2008 Forum on Interfaith and Intercultural Cooperation for the Protection of Human Rights and Dignity in Europe ‘Nothing which breathes, which exists, which lives, or which has essence or potential of life, should be destroyed or ruled over, or subjugated, or harmed, or denied of its essence or potential.’ Acaranga Sutra, Jain text. In this year marking the 60th anniversary of the...
Posted: 07.12.2008
 
Global Peace Festival UK 2008 Intro Thank you Mr Chairman, your Excellencies, ladies and gentlemen. The Jain religion is an ancient religion, which talks of the happiness, and development of all living beings. In Jain philosophy, every soul has a potential to reach spiritual liberation. This is a very powerful philosophy because it means a respect for human rights and dignity is intrinsic to our faith. In our...
Posted: 14.11.2008
 
A Global Congress on World’s Religions after September 11 - An Asian Perspective will meet in New Delhi from January 17-20, 2009 at the Jamia Millia Islamia University campus. This Congress is being hosted by the recently established Centre for the Study of Comparative Religions and Civilizations at the University. This Congress is a sequel to the Global Congress on World's Religions After September 11, which...
Posted: 30.10.2008
 
Buena Park, Southern California, October 5, 2008: The Jain Center of Southern California celebrated the inauguration of the new temple and cultural complex. A colorful procession marks opening of Jain Center in Buena Park. The Jain Center has about 1,000 families. Many live within a few miles of Buena Park, but others come from as far away as Bakersfield to attend prayers on the weekends. Marble idols of...
Posted: 30.09.2008
 
Jain Center of America Scholar Lecture Series by Dr. Sneh Rani Jain, PhD Saturday - Oct 13, 2007 & Sunday - Oct 14, 2007 Join us for a detailed comparative analysis of Jain Philosophy with Modern Science
Posted: 10.09.2008
 
Mahavir Foundation Heartiest Invitation 12th Oct. 2008 Siddharchackra Mahapujan: 1.30 PM to 5.30 PM Swami Vatsalya (Dinner): 5.30 PM Copland High School, Cecil Avenue, Wembley, London HA9 7DU Music: Ashish Mehta & Party
Posted: 08.09.2008
 
Community Event Inaugurates the New Temple Complex in Buena Park, California The Jain Center of Southern California (JCSC) today announces its eleven-day cultural and spiritual event for the inauguration of their brand new Derasar (temple) and Aradhana (meditation and reflection hall) on September 26 to October 6, 2008 in Buena Park, California. This event will mark a historical milestone for the JCSC as the...
Posted: 31.12.2007
By Dr. Ravindra Gandhi
National Jain Doctors' Federation [NJDF] is organising the 4th Jain Doctors' International Conference (JDICON 2008) on Saturday-Sunday, 16 & 17 February 2008 at Shanmukhanand Auditorium, Sion, Mumbai. JDICON 2008 will be hosted by JAIN DOCTORS' FEDERATION, Mumbai [JDF Mumbai]. The Theme of the conference is "BETTER IDEAS FOR BETTER TOMORROW". The venue is centrally AC, capacity of 2700. Eminent national and...
Posted: 16.12.2006
 
The 2nd Young Jains of India (YJI) Convention concluded on a high note with two key revolutionary resolutions that are expected to transform the Jain community in the coming future. The key resolutions passed as a part of the convention are - “To exhibit humanity and compassion in all fronts by denying dowry system and practicing ahimsa by not promoting abortion”. The resolutions read out by the National...
Posted: 29.06.2006
By Dr. Shalendra Solanki
On 31st March 2006, we have opened Tagore Hospital, Jaipur. It is a 100 beds general hospital in the city of Jaipur in Rajasthan, India, where we are making every effort to serve the suffering humanity. We would like to serve patients from Germany and other parts of the world at very low cost and prompt admission.
Posted: 12.12.2004
 
Kolkata Terapanth Yuvak Parishad, youth organisation of the Jain svetamber terapanth sect, happily looks back on twenty years of activities. On 11th December 2004 their 20th annual general meeting was held in the Mahasbha Bhawan Kolkata. Mr. Prakash Birmecha was confirmed in his function for the next season and re-elected president of the Terapanth Yuvak Parishad Kolkata. Mr. Birmecha is originally from...
Posted: 02.04.2004
By CA. S.M. Jain
3rd Net Meeting of jainterapanth group The 3rd Net Meeting of the group is being organized at the occasion of Mahaveer Jayanti on 3rd April, 2004 at 7.30 to 9.30 PM (IST) in the auspicious presence of Samani Dr. Sthit Pragyaji from Udhana (Surat). Subject of the meeting will be “ Principles of Lord Mahavira - a gift to mankind.”

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