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JCNC Paryushan Tapasvi Parna - Saturday, August 26th, 2017

posted Aug 24, 2017, 9:09 AM by JCNC Technology   [ updated Aug 24, 2017, 9:10 AM ]

JCNC Paryushan Tapasvi Parna

Saturday, August 26th, 2017

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 Saturday, Aug 26, 2017, we will hold organized Parna for the Tapasvis who meet the criteria provided below.

We request Tapsvis to Signup online and arrive on time.

·         Organized Parna and felicitation for Tapasvis who meet below criteria will be in conducted in the Auditorium. Signup here

·         Parna/Special meal for all other Tapasvis and Sakal Sangh in JCNC parking lot. RSVP here

Criteria for organized Parna and 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 to 7 consecutive days of Upvaas

·Akshaynidhi Tapasavis:

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

·If you are completing any special Tap by August 26th, like Varshitap or a tap for an extended period, please let us know.


·         Grand Sponsor of the Tapasvi's Parna on Aug 26 - $5001 (Multiple Sponsors welcome)

·         Silver Sponsors of the Tapasvi's Parna on Aug 26 - $2501 (Multiple Sponsors welcome)

·         Grand Sponsor of the Tapasvis Bahuman on Sep 9 - $5001 (Multiple Sponsors welcome)

·         Silver Sponsor of the Tapasvis Bahuman on Sep 9 - $2501 (Multiple Sponsors welcome)

Parna Program:
On Saturday, Aug 26th, 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.

Saturday, Aug 26th, 2017  Paryushan Parna Program


6:30 am

Dwar Opening

6:45 am onwards

Pakshaal and other Puja in Temple

7:15 am

Tapasvi Varghoda start from temple

7:30 to 7:40 am

Welcome to seating area for all Tapasvis 

7:40 to 8:00 am

Tapasvi Bahuman inside seating area

8:00 to 8:07 am

Manglachar and Pachakhan by  Acharya Shri Roopchand Ji Maharaj

8:07 to 8:15 am

Manglik and Pachakhan by Shri Jitubhai Shah

8:15 to 9:30 am

Parna Meal serving

9:45 am

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.

Friday, Aug 25th, 2017 Samvatsari Pratikraman Schedule

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

Paryushan and Das Lakshan worksheet

Like in prior years, we will be having Paryushan and Das Lakshan worksheet.

Link to More Info & Instructions 

Link to Worksheet.

For all other details about Paryushan and Das Lakshan events, please visit JCNC website at http://www.jcnc.org/paryushan/2017-paryushan-and-das-lakshana

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

Best Regards,

JCNC Executive Committee

Upcoming Major Events

  • Aug 18Friday to Aug 25Friday: Paryushan Mahaparva (Link)
  • Aug 25Friday – Samvatsari Pratikraman Link
  • Aug 26SaturdayParyushan Tapasvi Parna
  • Aug 26Saturday to Sep 4Monday - Das Lakshan Mahaparva (Link)
  • Aug 31Thursday: Dhoop Dashmi
  • Sep 4Monday: Anant Chaturdashi
  • Sep 9, Saturday morningTapasvi Bahuman
  • Sep 9, Saturday eveningJCNC Garba-Dandiya (Link)
  • Sep 10Sunday: First Day of 2017-18 Junior Shala (Toddler, Pre-K, KG, Grade 1, Grade 2)
  • Sep 17Sunday: First Day of 2017-18 Senior Shala (Grade 3 to High School)
  • 2017-18 Shala Registration is OPEN online at http://www.jcnc.org/Jcnc-shala
  • Sep15Friday to Sep 17SundayLecture series by Shri Tarlaben Doshi
  • Sep 18Monday to Sep 24SundayLecture series by Samaniji Dr. Suyashnidhiji and Samani Shri Sudhannidhiji