Mahavir Janma Kalyanak Celebration (Sunday, April 16, 2017)
Jai Jinendra,JainCenter of Minnesota invites all community members to celebrate Mahavir Janma Kalyanakcelebrationevent on Sunday April 16, 2017. The event will comprise of:
Date: Sunday, April 16, 2017 Time:10 AM – Noon Place:Hindu Temple, Maple Grove Event RSVP: RSVP:Click Here, please RSVP by April 10, 2017 Donation: You can also donate for the following using the same RSVP link:
About the Occasion
The Mahavir Janma Kalyanak is celebrated every year and falls on thirteenth day of the rising moon of Chaitra month (which was Trayodashi Tithi during Shukla Paksha of Chaitra month). Bhagwan Mahavir was born during 599 B.C. and was the 24thJainTirthankar.
We encourage community to actively participate in the cultural program and celebrations. Below are some of the options to participate in cultural program.
Dance (preferred maximum duration 5 minutes)
Meanings of Jain Rituals
Power Point on Jainism
Quotes from a Jain Literature
Skit with Dance
Jainism Related any Activity
Please note that participants from ALL AGES are welcome. If you/ your kids want to participate in JCM cultural committee organized activities – Reciting Mahavir quotes / Singing Stavan, select the option in registration link & somebody from cultural committee will contact you. Please complete the registration form by April 2, 2017.