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[jcnc] Religious programs during the Diwali week 2020

posted Nov 12, 2020, 10:32 AM by JCNC Technology   [ updated Nov 12, 2020, 10:35 AM ]

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Shri Adinathay Namah: Shri Parshvanathay Namah: Shri: MahavirayNamah:

Jai Jinendra!

We are pleased to announce the following religious programs for the Diwali week. Please participate & take Dharm Laabh.  

**Temple will remain open all day from 7:00 AM to 9:00 PM during Diwali Festival from 11/13/2020 to 11/16/2020**  

Important Days:





13th November 2020




14th November 2020


Kali Chaudas, & Diwali Mahavir Nirvan Celebration Day: Link


15th November 2020


Drop day



16th November 2020


New Year Day


Ghee boli for the Aarti and Mangal Divo will be done on each 4 days, before the Aarti.

Only one family will take the labh 

 Samadhi Maran Mala on Line (Zoom Session):
Samadhi Maran Mala on 13th to 16th at 1:00PM to 4:00PM

As Bhagwan Mahavir attained the highest level of Samadhi Maran(Pandit Maran according to Shastra) we should also practice to attain a Samadhi Maran in this life. Remember that our religious practices in any form are only worthwhile if attain a Samadhi Maran. These four days are meant to practice just that. Please take Dharma laabh.  For more information about Samadhi Maran Mala, please contact Shri Pramod Patel at (650) 222-7536 or pramodpatel@yahoo.com


Abhishek + Mahavir Swami Pooja + Nirvaan Ladoo Online Link


·   Saturday, 14th November 2020 – 7:30 am to 9:30 am

Mahavira Swami attained Moksha (liberation) on this day at Pawapuri on the dawn of the Amavasya of Kartika month. On the same day, Ganadhara Gautam Swami also attained omniscience i.e. absolute or complete knowledge (Kevala Jñāna), thus making Diwali one of the most important Jain festivals.

 We celebrate by doing Mahaveer Swami puja and offering Nirvaan laddo on the early morning of   Amavasya. 

Abhishek and Pooja sequence.

Darshan Paath, Mangalashtak, Panch Mangal Paath, followed by Abhishek, Dev Shastra Guru Puja, Mahaveer Swami Puja, followed by Nirvana Kaand Path and Ladoo Offering (approx at 9:00 am), and concluded by Mahaveerashtak Stotra, Maha Arghya, Shanti Path and Visarjan.

Due to Pandemic this year, we will have lucky draw one day before and select one of the sponsor to do Abhishek, Mahavir Swami Poojan and Nirvaan ladoo in the temple, rest of us will join on line at zoom session.

Sign up for ABHISHEK and POOJA at link here.

P.S: Multiple Sponsorships are available for $101 each.

Anga puja, Abhishek Sign up:

Look out for the separate email for the Anga Puja and Abhishek Slots for 14th, 15th and 16th, which will be released later Tomorrow or on Friday.

 Chaudas Pratikraman Deravasi tradition: 

  •  Saturday, 14th November 2020 – At home 

Diwali Tap


Chatt ( 2 Upavas for Kevalgyan and Nirvan kalyanak)

  • Friday, 13 th November 2020  / Saturday, 14th November 2020

Diwali Jaap:

·  Saturday, 14th November 2020 - At home

 ह्रीं श्रीं महावीरस्वामी सर्वज्ञाय नमः
रात्रि 9 से 12 बजे तक – 20 माला गिने


 ह्रीं श्रीं महावीरस्वामी परंगताय नमः
रात्रि 12 बजे के बाद – 20 माला

नव-वर्ष – कार्तिक सुदी  की भोर सुबह

 ह्रीं श्रीं गौतमस्वामी केवलज्ञानाय नमः
प्रातः 5 बजे के बाद – 20 माला

Nav Smaran Manglik + Gautam Swami Raas Links for New Year:



New Year Dwar opening 11/16/2020

    ·         Monday, 16th November – 6:00 am

PS : Ghee boli for Dwar opening will be done before the Aarti on Saturday at 7:15 PM. Anyone who want to take the labh may come at that time

Only one family, living under one roof.

Snatra Puja - New Year 11/16/2020


·         Monday, 16th November – only one family, living under one roof - 10:30 AM

            PS : Ghee boli for Snatra Puja will be done before the Aarti on Saturday at 7:15PM. Anyone who want to take the labh may come during that time.

Gyaan Pacham - Thursday 11/19/20


  • We will set up the Gyan for doing Vaskep Puja only. No Sathiya or Fal or Naivedya.
  • Dev Vandan - Kausagga to be done at home.     

Rikesh Shah & Padmesh Parekh

VP & Co-VP of Religious Programs

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