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Mahavir Janam Kalyanak

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Dear JCM Families,

Gentle Reminder of the Upcoming Event: 
Mahavir Janma Kalyanak Celebration  (Sunday, April 16, 2017)
Jai Jinendra,Jain Center of Minnesota invites all community members to celebrate Mahavir Janma Kalyanak celebration event on Sunday April 16, 2017.  The event will comprise of:

  • Cultural Program
  • Aarti
  • Mangal Divo
  • Swamivatsalaya
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:
  • Swamivatsalaya
  • Aangi
  • Aarti
  • Mangal Divo
  • Gyan Daan
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 24th JainTirthankar.

Community Participation
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)
  • Sutra Recital
  • Meanings of  Jain Rituals 
  • Power Point on Jainism
  • Quotes from a Jain Literature
  • Skit
  • 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.

Registration for Cultural Program : Click Here

We look forward to see you all.

JCM Executive Committee