Posted: 02.12.2016
 
Federation Of Jain Associations in North America Team Registration Information Announcement JAINA Convention 2017 and Education Committee are inviting Jain Pathashalas of North America to participate in the 12 th Jain Academic Bowl (JAB) at the 19 th Biennial Convention of JAINA at Edison, New Jersey USA. The JAB tournament will take place from Friday June 30, 2017 04:00 PM to Sunday July 2, 2017 and the final...
Posted: 23.11.2016
By Pravin K. Shah
Thanks-Giving Meal Prayer Start the Thanks-Giving Meal with the seven contemplations , or with whatever traditional grace or prayer you prefer to use to express our gratitude. Honor the Food 1. This food is the gift of the whole universe: the earth, the sky, numerous living beings and much hard, loving work. 2. May we eat with mindfulness and gratitude so as to be worthy to receive it. 3. May we recognize and...
Posted: 06.10.2016
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jain eLibrary Namaskar, Thanks for continuing with us as reader and supporting us by spreading our work. The greatest help that you can do is to browse, download and read the Literature on the website. Please continue to use the website and share it with the people interested. L​iterature uploaded in Sep-2016: SrNo Book Name...
Posted: 07.09.2016
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jain eLibrary Namaskar, Micchami Dukkadam. We all at Jain elibrary team ask for forgiveness from all living beings if we have hurt in any way by means of Mind, Words & Body. Lot of readers utilized our website for Paryushan & Das Lakshan related literature from our special page of the parv . We are truly thankful to all who used the said...
Posted: 06.09.2016
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Commonly Downloaded PARYUSHAN Files: Sr No Book Name Language Author Book Index Docx Book Index PDF Total Pages Standard Resolution File High Resolution File Word / Docx file 320010 English Pratikraman Introduction for English Speaking Jains English Mayur and Rita Lodaya (Speaker), Mayur and Rita Lodaya (Speaker) 1 MB 32 30 MB...
Posted: 04.08.2016
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jain eLibrary Namaskar, Paryushan Mahaparv is approaching soon wherein many of us set aside good amount of time to religious activity. During this, we all at Jain eLibrary pray for Strength to Sustain for all beings to proceed doing their part to achieve final goal of liberation. Let us know of any specific literature that you may want...
Posted: 29.06.2016
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jain eLibrary Jaina Education Committee Activity Status June 2016 Two New Jain Reference Books Published 1.  જૈન દર્શન અને આચારની સરળ સમજ - JES 902G (Gujarati Translation of Jainism Book - JES901) Jainism Reverence for Life (JES 901) book provides a basic introduction of the Jain religion to...
Posted: 09.06.2016
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jain eLibrary Jaina Education Committee Activity Status May 2016 Pathshala Books JES 982 - Being Jain in College - An Experiential Guide - (New Book Published) The author Sonali Vakharia (Detroit MI USA) shares her own experiences in the book and provides valuable information to balance the Jain values with college life. We will...
Posted: 04.03.2016
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jain eLibrary Jai Jinendra We are happy to annouce that few of our committe member trips various libraries in India resulted to getting the access to rare hertigate of the great knowledge in ancient books and literature. We are in process of uploading them to online database for greater access to all our readers. We would request all our...
Posted: 06.01.2016
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jain eLibrary Jai Jinendra As we usher into 2016... we at Jain eLibrary wish you all well. Hope this new calendar year brings on motivation and wish to read more, do more and help more to any fellow human. We thrive to keep our library updated and continue to upload new literature every month. We are fortunate to have access to rare and...
Posted: 02.11.2015
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jain eLibrary Jai Jinendra, Hope you are able to utilize our website as we continue to keep on adding new books and articles every month. We have been receiving quite a lot of request for new books . However, many of them already exist on our website. We humbly request you to please search them on our site and only if you dont find it...
Posted: 08.09.2015
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jain eLibrary Hope you all have embarked upon some sort of Soul Cleaning process during our precious month of MahaParv Paryushan. During past few years we have seen surge in requests for Pratikraman -PDF & MP3 during this month - hence we have updated our main page with a link for easy download without requirement of login id/password...
Posted: 09.06.2015
By Pravin K. Shah
JAINA Interfaith Committee and Jain Center of Washington DC had jointly organized a Jain-Catholic Dialogue on Compassion on May 24, 2015 at the Jain Center of Washington DC. The theme of the Dialogue was: The Practice of Compassion as a Contribution to Peace - Jain Perspective This meaningful interfaith dialogue was commented by His Eminence Jean-Louis Cardinal Tauran and other Catholic and Jain leaders. The...
Posted: 30.12.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Subject: Agriculture Technology Could Change How the World Eats From: Las Vegas Sun, Sunday, December 28, 2014 Investors and entrepreneurs behind some of the world’s newest industries have started to put their money and tech talents into farming –the world’s oldest industry - with an audacious agenda: to make sure there is enough...
Posted: 27.11.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Thanks Giving Meal Prayer Start the meal with the seven contemplations , or with whatever traditional grace or prayer you prefer to use to express our gratitude. This food is the gift of the whole universe: the earth, the sky, numerous living beings and much hard, loving work. May we eat with mindfulness and gratitude so as to be worthy...
Posted: 06.11.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jain eLibrary Books uploaded in Last Month Sr.No Book Name Author Book TOC Full Book Total Pages 2692 प्राकृत गद्य पद्य सौरभ भाग २ (Prakrit Gadya Padya Saurabh Part 2) Kamalchand Sogani 679 KB 2 MB 192 4106 आगम ०६ ज्ञाताधर्मकथा मूलम् एवं...
Posted: 30.10.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee WORLD COMPASSION AND VEGAN DAY Federation of JAINA, Young Jains of America, Young Jain professionals, Ahimsak Eco-Vegan Committe and many Jain centers of North America jointly celebrate Nov. 1, 2014 as a World Compassion and Vegan Day. Several activities will be taking place in Jain centers of North America. Please be VEGAN on this day...
Posted: 22.10.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jaina Education Committee - Activity Report Oct 2014 We wish you and family a Beautiful Diwäli Holiday Season and a New Year full of Peace, Prosperity, Happiness, and higher Spirituality! Before we start to eat our Holiday Meal, please reflect on the following contemplation compiled by Zen Master - Thich Nhat Hanh to express our...
Posted: 14.08.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee For the upcoming occasion of Paryushan Parva and Das Laxan Parva, we sincerely request for forgiveness if we may have hurt your feelings by thoughts, words or actions, knowingly or unknowingly. MICHCHHAMI DUKKADDAM Sad demise of Shri Pratapbhai Bhogilal Shah Jaina Education Committee deeply mourns the sad demise of our very prominent...
Posted: 11.08.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Do's and Don't Worksheet for Paryushan/Das Lakshan Parva .xls (adopted from JCNC's 2013 list) Please review it and if appropriate use it in your Pathashala. Thanks Pravin Shah
Posted: 23.07.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee ​May & Jun​ 2014 Statistics: New User: ​876 Avg Visitor/Day: ​700 Avg Downloads/Day: ​213​ Books uploaded in May & Jun - 2014​ We have been able to add approx ​65 new books and articles in Ma​y​& ​Jun​ 2014 to our website. Here's the list of all the new books and articles uploaded: New Books in ​May & Jun 2014...
Posted: 25.04.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee YJA-JAB (Jain Academic Bowl) Program Hats off to YJA-JAB team members for their very successful development and implementation of YJA-JAB online screen test and test program. Our youth team has not only developed the online test program but also created 200 multiple choice questions using the current JAB manual without any adult help...
Posted: 27.03.2014
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Pratikraman Sutra Book Purpose and Contents of the Book: The one and only goal of Jainism is to attain total liberation of our soul by removing its impurities. The soul possesses two types of impurities: Mithyätva - false or illusionary knowledge about its own (soul’s) nature or attributes and about worldly reality (ignorance...
Posted: 05.12.2013
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Jai Jinendra November has been quite interesting month for us as we achieved Two of our important goals of this year as below. To upload and provide " Shrimad Rajchandra Vachanamrut in MP3 " (Speaker: Shri Jaysinhbhai). To provide High Resolution Image Books.Now onward on the Book Information/ Download page, you'll find 3 Icons; one for...
Posted: 15.11.2013
 
Federation of Jain Associations in North America JAINA Education Committee Shrimad Rajchandra Vachanamrut Available as an Audio Book Shrimad Rājchandra was a great seer and one of the most recognized Jain sages of modern times who has made priceless contributions to Jain philosophy and literature. He was a great philosopher, a brilliant poet, social reformer, thinker, and a self-realized saint. Shrimad’s...
Posted: 25.10.2011
 
JAINA : Federation of Jain Associations in North America Jain Ritual Sutra Book (Samayik, Pratikraman, and Chaitya-vandan Sutras Book) We have completed the compilation of most of the Samayik, Chaityavandan and Pratikraman sutras of Swetambar tradition. The Sutras of Sthanakvasi tradition are being coordinated Shweta Daftary of Dallas TX and targeted to complete by February 2012. We need the help from Digambar...
Posted: 26.09.2007
By Pravin K. Shah
This report summarizes the Education Committee’s activity in the following areas: E-Library Website and Scanning Project English Pratikraman - A very successful story Päthashälä Education Material Status YJA and YJP Convention Support Jaina Teachers Yahoo Group

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