Posted: 06.01.2012
 
To all Jains around the World SAVE THE DATES June 29 to July 8 - 2012 Grand Pratishtha Mahotsav Shikharbandhi Jinalay, Digamber Derasar, Sthanakvasi Upashray, & Shrimad Dhyan Mandir Franklin Township, New Jersey - USA
Posted: 26.02.2011
 
Jain Sadhvi Shree Padamavati Ji Maharaj (1928-2011) starts the Santhara vow on 5 February 2011, remained on Santhara for a total of 177 hours and 40 minutes, and left for the heavenly abode on 12 February 2011. Sadhvi Padamavati, born on 27 August 1928 to Kesar Devi and Daulat Ram Chaudhary of Tekwara, in Maharashtra, got initiated into the order of Jain Sadhvis on 31 March 1988. Her daughters, Sadhvi Shreee...
Posted: 25.12.2010
 
Visa Oshwal Community Nairobi Om Shree Munisuvrat Swami Ne Namh: Jain Convention To Be Held in Nairobi, Kenya From Friday 4th February 2011 To Sunday 6th February 2011 Mukti Yatra A Jain convention will be held in Nairobi from Friday: 4th February 2011 to Sunday: 6th February 2011. We wish to invite all Jains from both East Africa and the rest of the world to participate in huge numbers to grace this Jain...
Posted: 21.12.2010
 
Sessions with Preksha Expert Samaniji in UK Time: Sunday, January 2, 2011 · 11:00am - 3:00pm Location: Northampton, UK Created By: Preksha Meditation More Info: Session by "Samani Prasanna Pragya ji & Samani Rohit Pragya ji, Two Jain Samniji’s of JVB Centre disciple of Acharya Shri Mahashraman ji are visiting Northampton, UK. Time & Topics: 11.00am - 12.30pm – “How to change negative emotions...
Posted: 17.12.2010
 
Samani Prasanna Pragya Samani Rohit Pragya Antwerp Samani Prasanna Pragyaji and Samani Rohit Pragyaji, disciples of Acharya shree Mahashramanji, were invited by the Jain community of Antwerp (Belgium). During the Samanijis’ stay of thirteen days (1 – 13 December, 2010) at Antwerp, many people including children, youths and adults took part in various sessions and learned about Jainism, Preksha Meditation...
Posted: 08.12.2010
 
Preksha Meditation in Meizo Shiatsu and Okido Yoga Centres of Italy Samani Prasanna Pragya Samani Rohit Pragya Samani Prasanna Pragya and Samani Rohit Pragya were invited by Okido Yoga centres of various cities in Italy to lead a workshop on “Stress Management and How to Change Negative Emotions into Positive”. PESARO: On 24 November 2010, the first workshop was organised at Pesaro centre. Marco, the...
Posted: 05.12.2010
By Dr. Dharini Jain
Programs During Chaturmas 2010 of Sadhvi Sri Dr. Kundan Rekha Ji @ Titilagarh, Orissa 8 days fasting of pairs - In Total of 32 pairs. 19-08-2010 Total 64 people participated in 8 days fasting samaroh. 8 days fasting is called Athai Tapasya in Jainism. All Tapswi were sitting in a single row. They were congratulated by Sadhvi Sri Dr. Kundan Rekha ji. 30 days fasting – in total of 5 persons 18-08-2010 Kiran...
Posted: 27.10.2010
 
Samani Charitra Pragya Samani Prasanna Pragya From 18 Oct. to 24 Oct. Samani Charitra Pragya and Prasanna Pragya visited Kentucky and West Virginia. Dr. Kirti Jain and Asha Jain hosted samanijis with full faith and enthusiasm at their house in Ashland [KY]. On Sunday 18 Oct. Samani Charitra Pragyaji delivered lecture on Vegetarianism followed by Q/A. On Tuesday samanijis were invited by Prof. Ruff in religious...
Posted: 18.04.2010
 
The Department of Religious Studies, Punjabi University Patiala observed Acharya Tulsi Memorial Lecture on 31 March 2010 in University Senate Hall. Dr. Jai Narayan Sharma, Professor in the Department of Gandhian Studies, Punjab Unversity, Chandigrah delivered Lecture on the topic "Relative Economics as Propounded by Acharya Mahaprajna.” In his lecture Dr Sharma said that welfare of the masses should not be...
Posted: 07.04.2010
 
It was a good milestone for vegetarian activist Dixie Mahy, President of the San Francisco Vegetarian Society, to see her efforts come to fruition in a BOARD RESOLUTION on Tuesday, April 6, 2010 The San Francisco Board of Supervisors unanimously adopted a Resolution declaring Mondays as “Vegetarian Day” to urge all San Francisco restaurants, grocery stores, and schools to offer a variety of plant based...
Posted: 05.12.2009
By Lalit Garg
Peerless Pilgrimage A new chapter is scripted in the history of religious, celebrated and historic place of Hastinapur on December 2, 2009, when the once extinct Ashtappad Teerth has again come into being. This colossal, historic and inimitable archetype of architecture – Ashtapad Teertha – was inaugurated by Shantidoot Gachhadhipati Acharya Srimad Vijay Nityanand Suriji at a grand function held at...
Posted: 18.05.2009
By Samani Punya Pragya
Khori is a small village with 150 households near Tamkor. Samani Pratibha Pragya and Maitri Pragya visited Khori on 17th May 2009. A Preksha Meditation Camp was organised there, which attracted a participation of around seventy-five people. Samani Pratibha Pragya addressed the villagers “Our life has its purpose. If we do not pay attention it is passing away from us. Mostly, villagers are addicted to tobacco...
Posted: 14.05.2009
By Sushil Choraria
Bardhmaan,7th April, 2009 2608th birth anniversary of Lord Mahāvīra (Bardhmaan) was celebrated at Bardhmaan city of West Bengal province of India. Bardhmaan is a historical place where Lord Mahāvīra as an ascetic has come in his lifetime. The programme started since early morning. The Non-violence awareness march was organized in the morning spreading the teachings of Lord Mahāvīra. All the participants...
Posted: 14.05.2009
By Sushil Choraria
Balance between Perseverance and Tranquility is necessary in Life - Sadhvi Kanak Shri Hindmotor (West Bengal), 27.04.2009 In the Hon’ble presence of Sadhvishri Kanakshrij, a learned disciple of His Holiness Acharya Shri Mahapragyaji, the event of the completion of Year Long Fasting (Varshi Tap Parna) took place on the day of Akshay Tritiya. The Chief Guests for the event were Shri Pinaki Dhamali, Chairman of...
Posted: 14.05.2009
By Sushil Choraria
Life style is the mirror of a society’s health - Sadhvi Nirvanshree Sainthia (Birbhum), West Bengal: 05.04.2009 A workshop on JAIN LIFESTYLE was organized under pious presence of Sadhvi Nirvanshree ji, a learned disciple of His Holiness Acharya Mahapragya ji at Santhia in Birbhum district of West Bengal, an area where Lord Mahavira had stayed and moved around for years as an ascetic during his sadhanakaal. In...
Posted: 11.05.2009
By Sushil Choraria
Akshay Tritiya Celebrated at Dhupguri, West Bengal 27th April, 2009 On the occasion of Akshay Tritiya, celebration of a varshitap (completion of year long alternate day complete fasting by taking cane juice) was organised by Dhupguri Terapanthi Sabha in the pious presence of Samani Nirdeshika Malay Pragya ji , wherein Smt. Kanchan Devi Chhajed wife of Shri Jaychand ji Chhajed’s varshitap was completed . The...
Posted: 11.05.2009
 
Pratistha Mahotsav in Miami 7th April, 2009 In the series of Pratishthas of Jain temples in USA, one more name added on 17th April, 2009. The 3-day celebration was grand & with pomp & pressure. The celebration started with Digambar puja on Friday, 17th April. Later on Samani Charitra Pragya gave an inspirative lecture on "Unity in Diversity". She expressed her views by saying that Miami Jain temple stands...
Posted: 08.05.2009
 
Mahavir Jayanti celebrated at Govind Sadan, an institution for interfaith development established by Late Virsa Singh Maharaj. Swami Dharmananda was invited to chair the function. Speakers from Muslim, Christianity, Sikhism and some Russians were present and spoke of Lord Mahaveera's contribution towards Peace and Non Violence . Marry Fisher the organising secretary of Sadan conducted the programme. Swami...
Posted: 17.03.2009
By Dr. Hemlata Pokharna
While Australia prepares for the 2009 Parliament of the World’s Religions, held in Melbourne from December 3 to 9, here in Chicago, the Jain Society of Metropolitan Chicago (JSMC), in partnership with the Council for a Parliament of the World’s Religions, Chicago (CPWR) is preparing for a pre-Parliament interfaith event. The theme of the event is Prepare for Peace: Fostering Interfaith Collaboration for...
Posted: 05.09.2007
 
Samani Akshay Pragya Samani Vinay Pragya Paryushan & Dash Lakshan Program Outline Date Day Event Time Venue Comment 9/7/2007 Friday Samani Akshaya Pragyaji & Samani Vinay Pragyaji Arrival 1:30PM Airport Dharmesh will pick both Samaniji 9/8/2007 Saturday 1st day of Paryushan Parv 5:00PM to 7:30PM Hindu Temple Auditorium Importance of Paryushan, Kalpasutra Vanchan 9/8/2007 Saturday 1st day of Paryushan Parv...
Posted: 22.08.2007
By Sushil Bafana
Camp was held in presence of Samani Vineetprajna and organised on 6th July at Panbari area under Dhubri district in Assam. The function was compered by Sri Vimal Oswal who also played important role on organising this camp. 21st jat regiment's 300 officers took part in it.
Posted: 20.03.2007
By Lalit Garg
Editor in chief of "Shri Vijay Inder Times" and secretary of Sukhi Parivar Foundation Lalit Garg reports on launch of Sukhi Parivar Dham at Kavant, Gujarat, a social and spiritual programme for the upliftment of tribal and rural people. Sukhi Parivar moment aims to remove poverty, illiteracy and immorality. Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi: Political use of tribal peoples is dangerous Chief Minister of...
Posted: 07.09.2006
By Editor Aparigraha Jain, Editor Karuna Jain
On Sunday, 13 th August 2006, a one-day camp (Aarohan) was conducted for youngsters at Terapanth Bhavan in D. V. Colony, Secunderabad, the twin city of Hyderabad in Andra Pradesh. The camp was under the aegis of Acharya Shri Mahaprajnaji's learned disciple Sadhvishree Animashriji. UPDATED .
Posted: 02.06.2006
 
Emmy Noether Research Project Jainism in Karnataka , South Asia Institute, University of Heidelberg, Germany Mahamastakabhisheka 2006 a documentation (photos + text) of the event You are cordially invited to a private view of the exhibition on Tuesday 20th June 2006 . 4:00 pm Lecture in the SAI lecture theatre room Z10, Dr. Julia A. B. Hegewald and Sabine Scholz 5:30 pm Formal opening of the exhibition in the...
Posted: 22.04.2006
By Jyotindra N. Doshi
More than 1200 people came to celebrate "Bhagvan Mahavir Janma Kalayanak" on Sunday, April 16, 2006 Pooja, speeches by different people, cultural programs and vegetarin food for all were the event activities. Greed Versus Need - Speech by Jyotindra N. Doshi about Aparigraha.
Posted: 26.06.2005
 
Article available only for subsribers of The Indipendent news.independent.co.uk/europe/story.jsp www.dawn.com/2005/06/12/int13.htm reports: LONDON, June 11: Europe’s oldest civilization has been discovered by archaeologists across the continent, The Independent newspaper said on Saturday. More than 150 large temples, constructed between 4800BC and 4600BC, have been unearthed in fields and cities in Germany,...
Posted: 17.05.2005
By Nilpa Shah
Over 600 delegates converged for what turned out to be an eventful, inspiring and purposeful International Jain Conference. The first encounters however, immediately established what was on their minds. They were apprehensive of the intentions of this gathering and unsure what was in store for them... ...After lunch, the guests were registered and ‘matched’ with their hosts who rather unceremoniously...
Posted: 12.04.2005
 
An International Jain Conference Living Tirthankar Mahavir's Values Organised by Veerayatan International and the Jains of Nairobi 29th April - 2nd May 2005 in Nairobi, Kenya
Posted: 13.08.2004
 
This is a true example of love for animals. Coimbatore Jains are running a home for orphaned cows.

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