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Paryushan Parna Program - Tuesday Sep 6th, 2016

posted Sep 4, 2016, 7:55 PM by JCNC Technology


Jai Jinendra!!


We wish Sukh Saata to all of our Tapasvis of all ages. May Lord Mahavir’s blessings be with you for a tranquil and peaceful Paryshan Mahaparva.
We recognize and are very proud of all our Tapasvis for their personal attainment and their motivation to everyone in the community. It truly is our privilege to serve you.


We honor all of our Tapasvis, and like the previous years, on Tuesday, Sep 6th, 2016, we will hold organized Parna for the Tapasvis who meet the criteria provided below.

We request Tapsvis to sign up online here and arrive on time.

Criteria for organized Parna felicitation by JCNC (Tapasvis Signup Online Here)

·         Children under 6 years of age:

o   3 days of Ekasana or 5 days of Biyasana or more

·         Children 6-12 years of age:

o   2 or more days of Upvaas, or

o   8 or more days of Ekasana or Biyasana or Upvaas in any combination

·         Youth 13-17 years of age:

o   3 or more consecutive days of Upvaas, or

o   8 or more consecutive days of Ekasana or Upvaas in any combination

·         Adults 18 and beyond:

o   8 or more consecutive days of Upvaas, or

o   5 or more consecutive days of Upvaas

·         Akshaynidhi Tapasavis:

o   Akshaynidhi tapasavis with minimum consecutive 15 Ekasana, and one Upvaas and corresponding daily puja

·         If you have done any special Tap like Varshitap or other tap for an extended period, please let us know.

Organized Parna for Tapasvis who meet above criteria will be in conducted in the Auditorium. We will also make special meals arrangements in the JCNC parking lot, for all other Tapasvis who have done penance but do not meet the above criteria.


·         Nakro for Grand Sponsorship of the Tapasvi's Parna, Sep 6 (Multiple Families) $2501 each

·        Nakro for Grand Sponsorship of the Tapasvis Bhahuman, Sep 17 (Multiple Families) $2501 each

Parna Program:
On Tuesday, Sep 6th, JCNC’s calendar is packed with back to back and parallel programs of multiple traditions so we will very strictly adhere to the program timeline provided below.

We request you to please arrive on time as there is no room for any delays or special considerations.

Tuesday, Sep 6th, 2016  Paryushana Parna Program (See attachment)

6:30 am

Dwar Opening

6:45am to 7:30am

Pakshaal and other Puja in Temple


Tapasvi Varghorha start from temple

7:45 to 8:00am

Tapasvi bahuman and welcome to seating area. Tapasvis settled in their assigned seats

8:00 to 8:15am

Manglachar and Pachakhan by Samani Charitra Pragyaji, Samani Dr. Agam Pragyaji and Pandit Shri Surendrabhai C. Shah

8:15 to 9:30am

Parna Meal serving


End of Parna program

Because of limited space we recommend that no more than four people accompany each Tapasvi so that we can provide highest level of service.

Monday, Sep 5th, 2016 Samvatsari Pratikraman Schedule

We are having multiple Samvatsari Pratikramans at 3 locations. Please check detail Samvatsari Pratikraman schedule at this link.

For all other details about Paryushan and Das Lakshan events, please visit JCNC website at http://www.jcnc.org/paryushan/2016-paryushan-and-das-lakshana

For any further inquiries, please email info@jcnc.org

Best Regards,

JCNC Executive Committee