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Mahavir Janma Kalyanak Grand Celebrations - Sunday, April 16th, 2017

posted Mar 26, 2017, 10:46 PM by JCNC Technology   [ updated Mar 31, 2017, 5:17 PM ]

Mahavir Janma Kalyanak Grand Celebrations

(ReligiousCultural and Educational Programs)


We are pleased to invite the community to join Shri Mahavir Janma Kalyanak Grand Celebrations on Sunday, April 16th, 2017 at our Jain Bhawan. We have whole day of program lined up including morning pujans in both Digambar and Shwetambar traditions, Cultural program by pathshala children and community members; and Updates from JCNC and JAINA leaders.

Members of our community are working together towards a delightful program to celebrate the Janma Kalyanak of our 24th Tirthankar Bhagwan Mahavir Swami. We look forward to seeing the entire sangh come together and join in the celebrations – a long tradition at JCNC!!

We request you RSVP online for the Swamivatsalya lunch and dinner. Meal Coupon system will be in place.


Program Details - Sunday April 16, 2017

8:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Digamber Tradition - Dev shastra and 1008 Mahavir Swami Panch Kalyanak Puja led by Shri Ashok Sethi

10:15 AM to 12:00 PM

Shwetambar Tradition - Snatra Puja led by Shri Navin Dedhia and Shri Prashant Shah

12:00 PM to 1:30 PM

Swamivatsalya Lunch prepared by MIBA RSVP Here

Afternoon Programs in Auditorium

1:15 PM to 5:45 PM

Cultural programs by pathshala children & community members

EC, BOD and JAINA Updates

6:00 PM

Grand Musical Aarti

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Swamivatsalya Dinner  prepared by Shri Pravin Turakhia & team RSVP Here

Sponsorship Opportunities: Signup Online here or at Jain Bhawan

  • Platinum Sponsor - $3001, Gold Sponsor - $2001, Silver Sponsor - $1001
  • 1008 Mahavir Swami Panch Kalyanak Puja  - Multiple sponsors for $101 each
  • Snatra Puja – Multiple sponsors for $101 each
  • Aarti, Mangal Divo - Multiple sponsors for $251 each
  • Aangi - Multiple sponsors for $251 each
  • Swamivatsalaya Donation - $101 or more
  • General Donation –  $101 or more

Volunteer Opportunities: Signup Online here We are looking for volunteers for this event in various areas, like food cooking and serving, photography, video recording, webcasting, backstage coordination etc.


Thanks & Regards,

JCNC Executive Committee                      http://www.jcnc.org/

 Program details may be changed at the discretion of JCNC Executive Committee and/or JCNC event planning team.


Upcoming Events:

·         March 25/26, Sat/Sun: Shala Sleep Over

·         March 27, Monday - Chaudash and Pakhi Pratikraman

·         March 31, Friday - Stress Management through Meditation Workshop by Dr. Villy Doctor - Click Here for Details

·         April 2, April 23, April 30, Sundays – Regular Shala Days

·         April 3rd to April 11th – Shaswati Aymbil Oli Observance – Click Here for Details

·         April 8, Saturday - Digamber Tradition Dev Shastra and 1008 Mahavir Swami Panch Kalyanak Puja

·         April 9, Sunday - Actual Mahavir Janma Kalyanak Day - Navpad Puja

·         April 12, Wednesday - Ayambil Oli Parna

·         April 16, Sunday - Mahavir Janma Kalyank Grand Celebration - Click Here to Register for Cultural Entrees

·         April 22, Saturday - Health Fair and Blood Drive- Click Here to RSVP

·         May 12, Friday - Monthly Bhavna conducted by Nayanbhai Sanghavi

·         May  13, Saturday - Shakrastav Abhishek by Nayanbhai Sanghavi

·         May 13/14, Sat/Sun – Shibir with Saman Shrutaprajnaji

·         May (TBD) - Mission Peak Hike

·         June 18, Sunday - JCNC Annual Picnic

·         May/June (TBD) - JCNC Cricket League