JCM: 2018 Event-1 – Sangatith Pooja Information (20th January 2018, Saturday)


Date:    20th January 2018, Saturday
Time:   1:30 PM – 5 PM
Place:  Jain Temple, Hindu Mandir
Please provide your RSVP by 18th January, 2018 (Thursday) using the following link:

RSVP link

We would like to invite JCM Sangh to celebrate Adinath Bhagwan’s Nirvan Kalyanak (originally on 15th January 2018, Posh Vad Teras) at Jain temple, Hindu Mandir on January 20th (Saturday) by performing Sangatith Pooja. This Pooja concludes by performing Aarti, Mangal Divo, and Shanti Kalash. If you wish to participate in Pooja, clean clothes are required.

As part of this celebration we will be having the following:

  • Snatra Pooja: (Time: 1:30 to 2:30 PM)
The Snatra Pooja illustrates the celebration of two (out of the five) auspicious events (Kalyanaks) occurring in the last life of Tirthankar Bhagwan, which are Chyavana (conception) and Janma (birth) of Tirthankar. This Pooja explains the effect of Bhagwan’s birth on the whole universe, narrates how glorious the occasion was, and how much joy was shared by all the living beings.
  • Panch Parmeshthi Pooja (पंच परमेष्ठी पूजा): (Time: 2:30 PM to 3:15 PM)
This Pooja describes all the five Parmeshthis (परमेष्ठी), the Supreme Five. Arihant (अरिहंत)  – Those who have destroyed the four inimical karmas, Siddha (सिद्ध) – The liberated souls, Acharyas (आचार्य)– The spiritual leaders or preceptors, Upadhayaya (उपाध्याय ) – Preceptor of less advanced ascetics, Sadhu (साधु) – The monks or sages in the world.  In this Pooja we offer argh (अर्घ ) to all five parmeshthis  and narrates their moolgun (मूलगुण).
  • Aarti, Mangal Divo, & Shanti Kalash: (Time: 3:15 PM to 4 PM)
  • Swamivatsalya / Dinner: (Time: 4 PM to 5 PM)
The following sponsorship are available for this event. Please use below RSVP link for sponsorship / donation:
  • Hindi Aarti Tickets ($50 per ticket) – Only 1 sponsor will be selected by lucky draw.
  • Gujarati Aarti Tickets ($50 per ticket) – Only sponsor will be selected by lucky draw.
  • Mangal Divo Tickets ($50 per ticket) – Only 1 sponsor will be selected by lucky draw.
  • ShantiKalash Tickets ($50 per Ticket) – Only 3 sponsors will be selected by lucky draw.
  • Swami Vatsalya Donation – Any amount.
  • Gyan Daan Donation – Any amount.