Diksha ceremony 2012

Badi Diksha of Sadhvi Sanghamitraji

6, 7, 8 April 2012

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IBadi Diksha of Sadhvi Sanghamitraji

With the blessings of Acharya Shri Chandanaji Maharaj, Sadhvi Sanghamitraji will be taking Badi Diksha here at our Temple on April 8th 2012. This is a very auspicious occasion and a historical event for our Temple. This is the first every occasion in the history of Jain community that an American citizen after living such a considerable period in this culture has decided to become a Jain Sadhvi. Please plan on attending and receive blessings from Sadhviji and Acharyaji and support this auspicious event.

About Sadhvi Sanghamitraji

Sadhvi Sanghamitraji, prior known as Mangalamji is associated with Veerayatn, Bihar, India, since her childhood. At the younge age of 6 years, she memorized Bhaktamar, Kalyan Mandir and Tatwartha Sutra and other Jain Stotras.

Under the tutelage of scholar Sant Pujya Gurudev, Upadhyaya Shri Amar Muniji Maharaj and Acharya Shri Chandanaji Maharaj, she has learnt Sanskrit and Prakrit along with other Jain scriptures

For the last 17 years, she has been leaving in the US, where she was married, and has a beautiful 12-year-old daughter "Ruhani".

Even though she was living in USA for so many years, her heard was with Veerayatan all the while. During her stay in the US she continued her religious studies and worked in various volunteer activities of Veerayatan.

She is blessed with an enchanting melodious voice which has mesmerised and touched the hearts of thousands of people around the world.

With the blessings of Acharya Shri Chandanaji Maharaj, she has taken Choti Diksha on December 20th 2011 at Veerayatan Rajgir.

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Event Highlights

Fri, April 6th 2012

07:45PM - 08:15PM - Aarti & Divo with Acharyaji & Sadhviji

08:15PM - 11:00PM - Raas Garba 

Sat, April 7th 2012

6:15AM Temple Open

6:45AM - 7:45AM            Pakshal

7:45AM                            Regular Puja Starts

07:45AM - 08:30AM        Navkarsi (Breakfast) – Outside Tents

08:00AM - 09:00AM        Ayambil Oli Parna – Dinning Area

9:00AM - 10:00AM          Bhaktamar Paath (Auditorium - Lead by Sadhvi Sanghamitraji)

10:00AM - 11:00AM        Pathshala Cultural Program Part I

11:00AM - 11:30AM        Acharya Chandanaji Sermon

11:30AM - 12:00PM        Sadhvi Sanghamitraji Sermon

12:00AM - 01:30PM        Swamivatsalya Lunch

01:15PM - 02:15PM        Pathshala Cultural Program Part II

02:15PM - 03:00PM        Religious Natak on Diksha

03:00PM - 03:30PM        JCNC Update - President, JAINA Update

03:30PM - 03:45PM        Diksha Video Clip

03:45PM - 05:00PM        Pathshala Cultural Program Part III

05:00PM - 06:30PM        Swamivatsalya Dinner

06:15PM - 07:15PM        Movie on Diksha (Auditorium)

07:30PM - 09:00PM        Musical Bhavna - Lead by Sadhvi Sanghamitraji

09:00PM - 09:30PM        Aarti and Mangal Divo

Sun, April 8th 2012

6:15AM Temple Open

6:45AM - 7:45AM            Pakshal

7:45AM                            Regular Puja Starts

07:45AM - 08:30AM        Navkarsi (Breakfast) – Dinning Area

09:00AM - 10:00AM        Diksha Varghoda (Including Children Parade)

10:00AM - 10:30AM        Diksha Presentation

10:30AM - 11:00AM        Badi Diksha of Sadhvi Sanghamitraji by Acharya Chandanaji

11:00AM - 11:30AM        Acharya Chandanaji Sermon

11:30AM - 12:00PM        Sadhvi Sanghamitraji Sermon
12:00PM - 12:30PM        Aarti & Mangal Divo

12:00PM - 01:30PM        Swamivatsalya Lunch  - Veerayatan

02:00PM - 05:00PM        Meet & Greet Veerayatan Dignitaries (Acharya Chandanaji and Sadhviji's)

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