19 ►NAAGDAMANI HIDDEN IN HIS NAME

Posted: 08.12.2019
 
-37- Rakte-kshanamsamada-kokila-leantha-neelam, Krodhod-dhatam phar1ina-mut-phana-maa-patantam | Aakraa-mati lemma-yugenanirasta-shankas, T van-naama-naagwdamaneehridiyasyapunsah || A devotee who has absorbed the naagdamani (anti-toxin) of your name in its heart fearlessly faces an incoming angry serpent that has blood red eyes, is blue like the throat of an intoxicated cuckoo and has a raised hood. -38-...

18 ►FEARLESSNESS: VIBRATION AND TRANSFORMATION

Posted: 07.12.2019
 
-35- Bhinnebha-kumbha-gala-dujjvala-shoni-taakta, Muktaa-phala-prakara-bhoomi-bhaagah| Baddha-kramah karma-gatamharinaa-dhipoapi, Naakraa-mati karma-yugaa-chala-samshritamte|| A ferocious lion tears open the temples of an elephant and scatters around white bones which look like pearls coloured in crimson with blood. Even such a lion is unable to move and attack a devotee who has taken shelter at your secure...

17 ►ATISHAY: DIVINITY OF THE LOARD

Posted: 06.12.2019
 
-33- Itthamyathaatavavibhutira-bhooj-jinendra! Dharmo-pdeshana-vidhaunatathaaparasya| Yaadrikprabhaadina-kritahprahataan-dhakaaraa, Taadrikkutograha-ganasyavikaashi-noapi|| O Jinendra! The power during your discourse is not seen in any other deity. How can the brightness of twinkling constellations be the same as the darkness dissipating dazzle of the sun? -34- Schyotanmadaa-vila-vilola-kapola-moola,...

15 ►THREE ATISHAYAS: THREE PRACTICES OF MEDITATION

Posted: 04.12.2019
 
-29— Simhaa-sane mani-mayookha-shikha-vichitre, Vibhraa-jatetavavapuhhanakaa-vadaatam| Bimbamviyad-vilasa-damshu-lataa-vitaanam, Tungo-dayaadri-shira-seevasahasra-rashmeh|| Sitting on a throne, under the scintillating hue of gems, your bright golden body appears resplendent just as the rising sun on the peak of the eastern mountain, radiating rays under the canopy of the sky. —30-...

14 ►PURE AURA

Posted: 03.12.2019
 
— 27— Kovisma-yoatrayadinaamagunaira-sheshais, Tvamsamshritonirava-kaasha-tayaaMunisha! Doshai-rupaatt-vividhaa-shraya-jaata-gawaih, Svapnaan-tareapinakadaa-chida-peekshi-tosi|| O Apostle of Apostles! You are totally innocent, what is surprising in this? Because all the virtues of the universe have taken shelter in you, there is no scope for vices to enter you. The vices have crept in other beings...

13 ►ANCIENT NOMENCLATURE IN A MODERN PERSPECTIVE

Posted: 02.12.2019
 
— 25 — Buddhas-tva-mevavibudhaar-chita-buddhi-bodhaat, Tvamshanka-roasi-bhuvana-traya-shankara-tvaat | Dhaataasidheera! shiva-maarga-vidhervidhaanaat, Vyaktamtvamevabhagavan! purushot-tamoasi|| O Lord, the one worshipped by deities! With omniscience, you are the knower of all things, hence you are Buddha. You are the benefactor in the three realms, and so you are Shankar. O patient one! You are the...

12 ►APPRECIATION OF VIRTUES

Posted: 01.12.2019
 
-23- Tvaa-maa-manantimunayahparamampumaansa, Maaditya-varna-mamalamtatnasahparas-taat| Tvaa-mevasamya-gupa-labhyajayantimrityum, Naanyahshivahshiva-padasyamuneendra! Pantluuih| | O Sage of sages! The learned people believe you to be the Supreme Being. You are as brilliant as the sun. You are pure and beyond darkness. One wins against death or gains immortality by following the right path shown by you. There is...

11 ►VISION OF EVALUATION

Posted: 30.11.2019
 
—21— Manyevarumhari-haraa-dayaevadrishtaa, Drish-teshuyeshuhridayamtvayitoshameti | Kim vilzshi-tenabhavataabhuviyenanaanyahKashchin-manoharatinaatha!bhavaan-tareapi || I believe that it is good that I saw, other deities before seeing you. After seeing their saraag (with attachments) conduct, your veetaraag conduct is satisfying. What happened on seeing you? O Lord! Now there is nobody who can...

10 ►ILLUMINATION OF KNOWLDGE

Posted: 29.11.2019
 
-19- Kim sharva-rishushashi-naanhivivasva-taavaa?Yushman-mukhendu-daliteshutamassunaatha! Nishpanna-shaali-vana-shaalinijiva-loke, Kaaryamkiyaj-jala-dharairjala-bhaara-namraih|| O Lord! Where is the need of the sun during the day and the moon during the night when your ever-radiant face sweeps away the darkness? In this living world, once the crop rips, what is the need of the rain clouds? —20 —...

29.11.2019 ►JCSC ►Weekly News

Posted: 29.11.2019
 
Jain Center of Southern California Next JCYC Pathshala and other Classes on - Sunday - Dec. 8, 2019 Next JCYC Pathshala,JSG Pathshala /Adult swadhaya/Sutra Class on Sunday - Dec 8,2019 There is NO JCYC Pathshala,JSG Pathshala /Adult swadhaya/Sutra Class on December 1,2019 2020 - MJK Culture Program Guidelines Jai Jinendra, MJK Cultural Program will be celebrated at the Jain Center of Southern California on...