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JCNC Special Diwali Pujan | Mahavir Nirvan Cultural Program and JCNC Election Results

posted Oct 11, 2017, 11:47 AM by JCNC Technology

Jai Jinendra and Pranam,

Wishing All a HAPPY DIWALI & A Joyus Upcoming NEW YEAR!

The Cultural team is happy to announce the following programs for the upcoming Diwali and Mahavir Nirvan day.

Thursday, Oct 19th Mahavir Nirvan and Diwali day

Samuhik Saraswati / Mahalakshmi / Chopda Pujan performed in Jain vidhi

Schedule: 4:00 pm to 5:15 pm Light Diwali Dinner

              5:30 pm to 7:00 pm Pujans

              7:45 pm Grand Musical Aarti and Mangal Divo

              8:15 pm Diwali Jaap

Sing up is required to perform the pujans. There is a $101 per family sign up fee. 4 members per family can sit in the pujan.

Limited spots available, signup now.

RSVP for Pujan participation is Mandatory: RSVP Form

All items required for the pujan will be provided except for the chopdas (books) and red pens, which participants are required to bring themselves.

Saturday, Oct 21st: Mahavir Nirvan Cultural Program, & Election Results

Please join us in celebrating Mahavir Nirvan mohatsav with Religious and Cultural programs.

Morning programs (upstairs) - 8:00 am to Noon

8:00 AM Temple Opening

8:00 AM  Prakshal Puja / Abhishek

8:00AM - 10:00 AM Mahavir Swami Pooja, Digamber tradition

10:00 am to 12:00 Noon - Snatra Pooja

Swamivatsalya lunch - 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM  RSVP required RSVP Link

Election-In-Person Voting -10:30 AM to 2:00 PM
(For those eligible members who choose to vote in person and have not already voted online or via absentee ballot.)

Afternoon Programs (Auditorium): 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM Religious and Cultural Program

1:30 pm to 2:00 pm Musical Stavan

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm Cultural programs

2:30 pm to 3:00 pm EC and JAINA updates

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm Gautam Swamiji Vilap

3:15 pm Election Results announcement

4:00 PM Aarti & Mangal Divo

If you or your kids are interested in performing in the Cultural program please send email to cultural@jcnc.org

Please vote and participate in the above programs and take dharam laabh.

For any questions, please contact cultural@jcnc.org.


Pranay Shah and Niraj Gandhi

Cultural Team

Upcoming Events:

  • Oct 13, Friday: Monthly Bhavna

  • Oct 14th, Nov 11th, and Dec 9th, 2017, Saturday - Senior Mixer.

NOTE: The Senior Mixer event will be on 2nd Saturday of the month.

  • Oct 17, Tuesday: Dhan Teras and Samadhi Maran 36 Mala

  • Oct 18, Wednesday: Kali Chaudash and Samadhi Maran 36 Mala, Chaudash Pratikraman

  • Oct 19, Thursday: Actual Mahavir Nirvan Kalyanak Day, Deepawali, Pakhi Pratikraman, Diwali samuhik Saraswati / Mahalakshmi / Chopda Pujan

  • Oct 20, Friday: Navu Varas and Samadhi Maran 36 Mala

  • Oct 21, Saturday: Mahavir Nirvan Kalyanak Celebration

  • Oct 25, Wednesday: Gyan Pancham, Shrimad Bhakti and Swadhdhyay

Recently completed event - Dr. Bimal Chhajer's Lecture Video now available at:

Youtube Link -https://youtu.be/FW9_40SxBec

JCNC Link @ https://sites.google.com/a/jcnc.org/jcnc-beta/pictures-1