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Jaipur to celebrate week-long Mahavira Jayanti festival

The preparations for Mahavira Jayanti, the birth anniversary of Bhagwan Mahavira of Jainism to be held on April 4 are in full swing. This year, Jaipur will witness week-long festivities starting from March 30 with an active participation of various ... Meri News, 2 days ago

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Yaksha, the caretaker of Haigunda

Yaksha and Yakshi have a special place in Hinduism, Jainism and Buddhism. In Hindu mythology, these nature-spirits are semi gods living under the earth in the Himalayas, where they guard the wealth of the earth. In the vedic period, Yaksha worship ...
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Government considering proposal to grant minority status to Jains

FILE photo: Jainism monks, wearing their traditional face masks, attend a national seminar AFP photo New Delhi: A long-standing demand of the Jain community for minority status may come through ahead of the national ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago
Times of India

Is Ahmedabad warming up to non-veg food?

While blatantly diverse in terms of food, both Islam and Jainism managed to beautifully amalgamate in Gujarat inspite of their obvious food differences. While the area across the bridge in the old city was considered to be mecca for those who wanted ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago

Jainism at Vatican

AHMEDABAD: For Harshad Sanghrajka, 74, his last visit to the Vatican to take part in 'Humanum - The Complementarity of Man and Woman: An International Interreligious Colloquium' at Vatican City, in November 2014 was special. He not only shared the ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Ruins of Neminath Jain Basti at Bandora

By Balaji Shenoy Many people are aware of the fact that Jainism had its presence in Goa too. The archeological findings and the historical observations by many scholars reveal us that Jainism was popular in Goa. Jain Memorials at Kudne, ...
 Navhind Times1 month ago

'Conversion a non-issue here'

The beauty of Indic religions -Jainism, Buddhism, Hinduism, Sikhism and others -is that they don't require that you abandon your earlier religion for a new one,“ says Birks professor of comparative religion of M c G i l l University.
 Times of India2 months ago

Workshop on Dharma in Jainism at Manipal

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Manipal Centre for Philosophy and Humanities, a constituent of Manipal University, will organise a workshop on Dharma in Jainism here on Monday and Tuesday. A press release here on Saturday said that this ...
 The Hindu1 month ago

The incredibly strict diet of a Jain monk

Monks and nuns who strictly adhere to Jainism have to abide by a complex set of dietary rules, writes Rajeev Gupta. "People may think our life is difficult but for me our way of life is much easier to live," says Samani Pratibha Pragya. She is a ...
 BBC4 days ago
Irish Mirror

Drew Barrymore confuses onlookers as she carries sacred Manji swastika incense stick to Tokyo temple

The sign remains a sacred and auspicious symbol in Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism Drew confuses onlookers Drew Barrymore left onlookers bewildered when she was spotted carrying a incense stick with a swastika on it to a temple in ...
 Irish Mirror1 week ago
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