Maryada Mahotsav

Posted: 08.01.2004
Updated on: 17.01.2012

Alias

Maryada Mahotsava, Maryadas Mahotsav

Festival of Rules for Swetamber Terapanth

Duration: 3 days. Maryada Mahotsava is on 3rd day.

A yearly assembly of monks and nuns of the Svetambara Terapanth Jains at yearly different locations. It originates from a document (maryada patra) of Acharya Bikshu (1764) in which he fixed the code of conduct for all ascetics at Bithoda.

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