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Happy Nirvan Divas of BHagwan Mahavira and Veer Samvat new Year/ Happy Diwali to all valuable readers os Jainpushp.
*कुन्दकुन्दभारती, दिल्ली में हुई वर्ष 2015 के मंगल चातुर्मास की घोषणाएँ*
(1) सिद्धांतचक्रवर्ती परम पूज्य श्वेत्पिच्छाचार्य श्री १०८ विद्यानंद जी मुनिराज एवं एलाचार्य श्री प्रज्ञसागर जी मुनिराज का मंगल चातुर्मास- कुन्दकुन्दभारती, दिल्ली
(2) आचार्य श्री श्रुतसागर जी मुनिराज का मंगल चातुर्मास- रोहिणी सेक्टर-16, दिल्ली
(3) श्रमण श्री विभंजनसागर जी मुनिराज का मंगल चातुर्मास- न्यू उस्मानपुर, दिल्ली
May this New Year bring many
opportunities to your way,
To explore every joy of life,
May your resolutions for the days
ahead stay firm,
Turning all your dreams into reality…
and all your efforts into great
******HAPPY NEW YEAR 2014*******
HAPPY DIWALI & Mahavira Moksh Kalyanak and Keval Gyan Divas of Gautam Gandhar
Wishing you and your family a very happy and prosperous Mahavira Moksha Kalyanak -Nirvan Divas (Samvat 2041) and Very happy Deepawali
The Festival of Self-Uplift-ment by the Holy Observation Of Ten Universal Virtue is now over and during this great festival of ten virtues owing to it’s being auspicious and a guide to right path of salvation I hope every one practiced and enjoyed.
Now on the auspicious occasion of The Kshamavani divas I seek Kshama yachna from all for hurting the feelings of any one knowingly or unknowingly in any form viz mentally, verbally or physically (man bachan or kaya se) directly or indirectly in any form any unpleasant and unwanted happenings.
I also forgive all living beings that may have caused any pain and suffering to me.
Jain minority scholarship 2014-15
12-8-2014 Devloke gaman of Muni shri shanti sagar ji at Vidisha:-
click on the link for details:-
Here is the list of chaturmas -2014
Please check the link given below to know the complete details;-
Dated:-Tuesday. January 21,2014
Jains get minority Status
The Union Cabinet on Monday agreed to grant the Jain community — followers of an ancient faith often confused to be a sect of Hinduism — the status of a “national minority”. This fulfils a long-standing demand by the 7-million-strong community that has sought to maintain its religious and cultural identity.
The proposal, pushed by minority affairs minister K Rahman Khan and Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi, could be a politically attractive one for the UPA government, months ahead of a general election
a religious minority, Jains will qualify for constitutional safeguards and
special policy attention alongside five other such religious minority
groups: Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists and Parsis
the Constitution, religious minorities enjoy special rights. For example,
under Article 30, they can manage their own educational institutions without
interference or opening them up for reservation for students from other
communities. They also become eligible for funds under the government’s
minority welfare programmes. In India, 15 per cent of all funds under
various programmes must be targeted towards minorities.
an otherwise affluent minority, were fighting for “national minority”
status mainly to protect and promote Jainism as a distinct faith and
culture. Along with Hinduism and Buddhism, it is one of the three most
ancient religious faiths in the subcontinent.
national minority status allows us to enjoy fundamental rights under Article
25 and Articles 26 to propagate our religion and also freedom to manage our
religious affairs. Without this, our identity was eroding,” said Sanjeev
Jain, an advocate of the cause.
Jainism has many shared concepts with Hinduism and Buddhism because of a
common cultural background, scholars agree that the Jain tradition
constitutes an independent faith.
already enjoy minority status in 11 states. In 2005, the community’s
representatives had moved the Supreme Court seeking a similar status
nationally, a proposal backed by the National Minorities Commission.
However, the top court had left the decision to the Centre.
will qualify for constitutional safe guards and special policy attention.
their own educational institutions without any interference.
funds under the Governments minority programs.
v15% of all Govt funds under the various programs must be targeted towards minorities
are number of other benefits under this category like scholarships to poor
students and many more. For details one can refer to the gazette
notification by the Govt of India and various state govts.
Chaturmas 2013:- The follwing is the list of Acharya permeshti shree , Upadhya permeshti shree ,Alachary ji, and muni maharaj ji with their places of having chaturmas :-
clck on the link to find the details:--
News posted on 6-8-13
Param Shishya of Acharya shree 108 VARDHMAN sAGAR JI SHREE sOUMYA SAGAR JI proceeded for heavenly journey to Devloka at 7.10 AM
Om Arham namah....Namostu namostu.......Namostu
Shree digambar jain rattan tray jin mandir dwarka
Shilanayas of shikhar and main gate held on 23rd Decâ€™2012
Greetings from jainpushp:
With blessings of param pujya alacharya shree pragya sagar ji the ceremony of laying shilanayas of shikhar ji and the main entrance gate took place in presence of eminent personalities including honourable member of parliament shri Mahabal Mishra.
ceremony started with mangastak followed by jinvani stuti by respectable
The ceremony for laying the shilanays of main gate took place by chanting mantra and other religious rituals to promote spiritual sentiments of Dwarka residents.
Thereafter muni shree and all dignitaries and others reached under the recently constructed dadri. The dadri is an inner dome under the shikhar ji which has been constructed by engraving the marble stones. The entire dadri work has been accomplished by the experts in architectural and engraving works of Jains temples. This is unique feature of shree Digamar jain Ratan Tray Jin Mandir at Dwarka. Puja archna took place here too.
After this Muni shree started the ceremony of Shikharâ€™s shilanyas at
the terrace of the mandir ji-structure. Shri Shikhar chand jain resident
The ceremony was completed after the hawan.
The function was concluded with great enthusiasm and muni shree left for chatalya where he is putting up.
foeticide: Woman doctor caught aborting girl child in Haryana
are precious, don't kill them even before they are born - this was the
message actor Aamir Khan wanted to spread through the first episode of his
much talked-about TV show "Satyamev Jayate." Aamir talked at
length about the alarming statistics on female foeticide and shared case
studies - all with the aim of convincing the masses to discourage and help
eradicate the social evil. So has the message reached all intended
recipients? Well, contrary to the expectations of many, it seems not yet.
by ND TV
the following link to watch the video:
is festival of Akshaya Tritya. I congratulate all of you a very happy and prosperous Akshaya Tritya.
Jains this is a very special day. We all remember our first
tirthankar Rsabha Dev. Bhagwan
received sugar cane juice for the first time after his continuous fast for
six months from the hands of prince shreyans kumar. It was a happy
occasion and every year on the day of
Tritya of Baishak sudi we celebrate
by distributing the sugarcane juice/ cold drinks etc.
again a very Happy Akshaya Tritya,
Shilanyas ceremony of Shree Digambar Jain Ratantray Jin Mandir ji
It is a matter of great pleasure that on 25th March'2012 the shilanyas ceremony of Shree Digambar Jain Ratantray Jin Mandir ji Sector-10 Dwarka is being performed under the blessings of Prampujya Shewate Pichacharya Shree Vidhyanand ji and inpresence of Alacharya Shree Shrut SagarJi Maharaj and Prampujya Upadhaya shree Pragy Sagar Ji Maharaj as per the following program:
7.30 AM--------Flag Hoisting (DHAVAJ ROHAN)
(9.00 AM--------Shilanyas Jin Mandir,
Venue: shree Digambar Jain Ratantraya Jin Mandir , HAF Institutional Area Pocket A, Sector-10, Dwarka, new Delhi--110075
All are cordially invited.
January 29,2012: The nine-day anointment (Mahamastakabhisheka
celebrations) of the 35-foot
Bhagwan Shri Bahubali Swamy
celebrations in Venur began on a colourful note on Saturday. Chief
Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda inaugurated the celebrations.
DISHONOR OF JAIN MUNI
BY UP POLICE
are looking to organize nationwide movement on 19th May
2011 against the illegal detention of Jain Muni Shri Maitri Prabhsagarji,
who was on his fast unto death against licenses to new slaughter houses
Pradesh. U.P. Govt
disruped the movement by hook and crook and ordered
the city police to arrest the Honourable Jain Monk on his 17th day
of fast unto death at 2 am in deep night at Baraut.
Jain monks never use any vehicle and also do not walk from
one location to other in the night but dispite knowing the fact UP
police has shown disrespect to code of conduct to Jain Monks and picked
him up in their Jeep in the night and sent him to an unkown place. This
act of police is wholesome dishonour of Jain Tradition and Jainism at
large. The UP Police has also stopped Munishri
Chinmay sagarji who was on his way to meet Munishri Maitri Prabh
U.P. Govt and
U.P. Police has to apologize publicly for their misdeed. To achieve
this, we would need support from every corner of
would be a big rally at
१. Organize rallies and gather maximum
participation and approach collector/DM/SP and submit them protest
letter with maximum signatures. (Please find the protest letter attached herewith)
२. Close your shops/factories/offices
for 2-3 hrs to show protest and suppport for the movement.
३. Publish your protest activity in local
newspaper and news channel; please let us know about your efforts @ email@example.com.
४. Flood the email of CM of Uttar Pradesh: firstname.lastname@example.org with protest letters/emails.
us make it very clear that we shall not take disregard of our Munis
lightly. UP Govt. and UP Police has to make a public apology for the
misdeed they have done.
UP Police has arrested , 108
shree Muni Maitriprabh Sagar
ji in deep night (11th -12th night)
at 2 am
There is no support as such
from any corner. Media is busy in covering political news. Jains do not
have vote banks and political resources. We are busy in fighting either
being Digambar, Swetamar & Terapanthi or on other pretext. There is
no solidarity or Ekta. No
strong will to come forward to fight for a noble cause for which muni
shree is fasting for the last 17 days.
us join hands to support and achieve our aim “Ahimsa
Parmo Dharma” by spreading this news to all interested friends and
to be learned from
9.0 magnitude earthquake and a 10 meter high tsunami wave hit
they mange the things at this hour of disaster is a lesson for all of
us. Some of the Qualities are as given below:
Anyone who intend to send donations should contact Red
Cross: The Japanese Red Cross has already deployed
11 disaster-response teams, but you can support the organization by
donating money. Similar to its efforts in the aftermath of the
message is not related to religion but on the humanitarian grounds
circulate this message.
of this message is reproduced for wider circulation. If you want to
circulate to others, please do so.
Jain Gazette weekly magazine online!
Shri Bharatvarshiya Digamber Jain (Dharm Sanrakshini) Mahasabha
Shri Bharatvarshiya Digamber Jain (Dharm Sanrakshini) Mahasabha
Shri Bharatvarshiya Digamber Jain (Dharm Sanrakshini) Mahasabha is the oldest organization amongst all the presently existent Jain organizations, which is celebrating century after passing 103 years of its life time. It has not only achieved success by contributing its entirety to several social, religious and political struggles but has greatly influence on Jain samaj.
Jain Gazette: Jain Gazette is weekly preface of Shri Bharatvarshiya Digamber Jain (Dharm Sanrakshini) Mahasabha and it is being published regularly for the last 103 years. About fifty thousand readers read it every week. Publication of Jain Gazette is made every Thursday from Lucknow. It is the oldest chief paper amongst Jain newspapers. Jain Gazette, at times, has provided very useful religious, social, principled and multipurpose matter to Digamber Jain Society.
Now Jain Gazette weekly is available on line. Just click on the following link to view the same and to update latest news and various attractive articles:
Jain Gazette weekly magazine online! http://www.jaingazetteweekly.com/
Shri Bharatvarshiya Digamber Jain (Teerth Sanrakshini) Mahasabha
Shri Bharatvarshiya Digamber Jain (Teerth Sanrakshini) Mahasabha a unit of Shri Bharatvarshiya Digamber (Teerth Sanrakshini) Jain Mahasabha was established on 5th February 1998. Its main aim is to uplift, repair and conserve the old Jain temples, monuments and idols of importance. A very good monthly magazine of culture security is being published by this organization. The present management includes
Nirmal Kumar Sethi
Central Office: Shri Bharavarshya Diganber Jain (Teerth Sanrakshini)
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