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Paryushan and Das Lakshan Maha Parva - Sapna Ceremony – Sunday, September 9th, 2018

posted Sep 8, 2018, 10:51 AM by JCNC Technology

Shri Parshvanathay Namah:   Shri Adinathay Namah:   Shri Mahaviray Namah:

Paryushan and Das Lakshan Maha Parva 2018

Sapna Ceremony – Sunday, September 9th, 2018

Paryushan – Thursday, September 6th – Thursday, September 13th

Das Lakshan – Friday, September 14th – Sunday, September 23rd

http://www.jcnc.org  Phone: (408) 262-6242  Email: info@jcnc.org


Jai Jinendra !!!

Parvadhiraj Paryushan and Das Lakshan Mahaparva is the time to stay close to the soul, perform introspection, kshamapana, shed karmas and engage in soul purification activities !! At JCNC We have many religious programs and activities lined up for our community to participate in and take Dharma Laabh and make Paryushan spiritual and most rewarding !! Detailed program schedules are given below. Please plan to attend and take Dharm Laabh !!


We humbly request you to RSVP here for Swamivatsalya & Ekasana. Token system will be in place for meals. We request you edit headcount at Change RSVP for your family for any changes, latest by 9 PM the day before each meal. Please collect your meal pass at registration desk, provide pass to serving counter and collect your plate.

JCNC will be celebrating Sapna Ceremony on Sunday, September, 9th, 2018. Please plan to attend and take Dharma Laabh !! 

During 8 days of Paryushan and 10 days of Das Lakshan we will have opportunity to listen to visiting Scholars. Please attend lectures and take Dharma Laabh !!

Dignitaries (Click on the name to view picture and profile):

·         Samani Madhur Pragyaji and Samani Maryada Pragyaji

·         Shri Champakbhai Mehta

·         Dr. (Prof) Veersagarji Jain

Paryushan and Das Lakshan Major Events and Detail Schedule for each Event



Paryushan Maha Parva - (Click here for detailed schedule)

Thursday, September 6th – Thursday, September 13th

Sapna Ceremony

Sunday, September 9th

Samvatsari Pratikaman - (Click here for detailed schedule)

Thursday, September 13th

Tapasvi Parana

Friday, September 14th

Shrimad Rajchandra tradition Paryushan - (Program details)

Samvatsari Pratikraman/Alochana will be held on Friday, September 14th and Parna will be observed on Saturday, September 15th

Friday, September 7th to Friday, September 14th


Digambar tradition Das Lakshan

Parna will be observed on Monday, September 24th

Friday, September 14th to Sunday, September 23rd

Tapasvi Bahuman (Sakal Sangh)

Saturday, September 29th

Sponsorship and Signup Opportunities:

Please donate generously to JCNC General Fund and Swamivatsalya Fund, please remember to bring your checkbook. Thanks !!

· Platinum sponsor - $5001, Gold Sponsor - $3001, Silver Sponsor - $1001 (Multiple sponsors welcome for each level). To signup, please email pr@jcnc.org and religious@jcnc.org

· Click here to donate and RSVP for Swamivatsalya and Ekasana

· View Ghee Boli and signup opportunities here and signup at temple
· Ghee Bolis for Laxmiji Sapna, Parna, Aarti and Mangal Divo

· For all other Sapna Signups, multiple families can signup for $151 each

· For all Sapna Ceremony Varghoda Signups, please signup for $51 each

· Signup sheets are posted at the temple and will be available at Registration booth

Detail Schedule for Sunday, September 9th, 2018


Date & Time


Morning Pratikraman

6:30 – 7:30 AM


Abhishek, Pakshal & Puja

7:00 AM

Gabhara (Upstairs)

Snatra Puja

8:15 AM – 10:00 AM

Rang Mandap (Upstairs)

Gujarati Pravachan by Shri Champakbhai Mehta

10:15 AM – 12:15 PM 

Bhakti Area (Upstairs)

Hindi Pravachan by Samaniji (Sep 8 & 9)

10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Classroom A & B

Shrimad Rajchandra Bhakti – Shobha Yatra – by Shri Pramod Patel - Program Details

9:30 AM – 12:00 PM


Swamivatsalya Lunch & Ekasana (Sep 6 to Sep 13) - RSVP here

12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

12:15 PM – 1:30 PM

Tent in Parking lot (For All)

Dining Hall (Seniors only) 

Sapna Ceremony - Signup here 

1:00 PM – 5:00 PM


Aarti-Mangal Divo

After Sapna Ceremony

Rang Mandap (Upstairs)

Evening Pratikraman (Deravasi) 1st session

6:45 PM – 8:00 PM


Evening Pratikraman (Sthanakvasi)

6:15 PM – 8:00 PM

Classroom A & B

Evening Pratikraman (Deravasi) 2nd session

7:15 PM – 8:15 PM

Dining Hall (Women) / Haveli (Men)

Best Regards,

JCNC Executive Committee

 Some of the details may be revised by JCNC Executive Committee as planning continues and as the actual event progresses. Please stay tuned and refer latest JCNC communication for the latest details.