At JCNC, we always strive to offer exemplary services to our community.
Following the tradition of excellence, this year we are planning to offer
multiple special projects. To start, as the first of its kind, we are pleased
to announce the first ever JCNC Dharma Yatra to
Siddhachalam and NY/NJ temples during the July 4th
weekend. Please see links below for details and the registration.
Please plan to join us in this auspicious domestic US based first
“Panch-Tirth” Dharma Yatra and open up your
bhaav by taan-maan-dhaan to take Dharma-laabh.
are the details of this special project:
SIDDHACHALAM is the
first Jain Tirth outside of India. This pilgrimage
place is spread over 120 acres of hilly terrain with natural beauty in an ideal
rural area of northwestern NJ, about 70 miles from New York City. It provides
abundant spiritual opportunities to the followers of all Jain traditions with
multiple temples and a true replica of Shikharji. The Tirth was founded
in 1983 by the pre-eminent Jain monk Acharya Sushil Kumarji.
addition to Siddhachalam, the NY/NJ area also encompasses many beautiful Jain
Jain Center of Allentown, Jain Center of New Jersey - Somerset, Jain Center of
New Jersey - Essex Falls, Jain Center of America, NY.
Thursday, June 30, 2016 to Monday, July 4, 2016
- Thursday, June 30, 2016 | Arrive to Siddhachalam | by 8:00 PM
- Friday, July 1, 2016 | Siddhachalam Darshan & Tour | 7:00
AM - 7:00 PM
- Saturday, July 2, 2016 | 3 Temples of NY/NJ | 7:00 AM - 9:00
- Sunday, July 3, 2016 | 2 Temples of NY/NJ | 7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
- Monday, July 4, 2016 | Depart from Siddhachalam | 10:00 AM
Please note, JCNC Dharma Yatra Team 2016 will provide only lodging at
Siddhachalam, meals, and bus transportation to visit the NY/NJ temples from
- All fees are NON-REFUNDABLE.
- $75 (ages up to 14 and 60+)
- $151 (ages 15 - 59)
- Maximum Capacity: 80. The registration will be given on the
First Come First Serve basis.
your registration fee in the name of "JCNC" and memo
"Dharma Yatra 2016". Alternatively, you may pay/donate online
using PayPal via www.jcnc.org/donate and select "Special
need to make their own travel arrangements at their own cost, we encourage
to book the flights in advance to get the best
ticket price as normally, it goes up quickly. Participants need to
share the itinerary with the trip coordinators latest by April 15, 2016.
you need any assistance with air travel, you may reach the following
Dharma Yatra Team members:
and Sponsorship Information (please donate generously):
This is the first of
its kind Panch-Tirth ever conducted in Northern America. Kindly consider making
a donation by signing up to become a Sanghpati and take Dharma-laabh.
The contribution will
assure the overall price of the trip and will be accounted under general
"sadharan" fund category.
a Sanghpati and agree to donate $10,000
a Bus and agree to donate $5,000
a Yatra day and agree to donate $1,000
a Sadharmik Vatsalya and agree to donate $351
to Yatra general fund and agree to donate $151
in Sangh-Pujan, suggested amount $101
Registration is now OPEN
For more info or
inquiries, please do not hesitate to touch any of the team members below or
email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
JCNC Dharma Yatra Team 2016:
Overall Coordination: Suhas Mehta,
Mrs. Neeraj Jain, and Yogesh Bapna
Team Members: Ajay Shah, Ashok Sethi, Anju Shah, Kirit Bavishi,
Manhar Shah, Nitin Shah (BOD Chair), Pranay Shah, Parveen & Neeraj Jain
(Co-Chair), Pravin Turakhia, Rikesh & Bhavna Shah, Ramnik Gohel,
Sunil S. Ranka, Suhas Mehta (Chair), Tripti Jain, Vipul Kothari,
and Yogesh Bapna (President).
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