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**
13th November 2020
14th November 2020
Kali Chaudas, & Diwali
Mahavir Nirvan Celebration Day: Link
15th November 2020
16th November 2020
New Year Day
AARTI and MANGAL DIVO
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
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
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.
and Pooja sequence.
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.
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.
Multiple Sponsorships are available for $101 each.
Anga puja, Abhishek Sign up:
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
( 2 Upavas for Kevalgyan and Nirvan kalyanak)
- Friday, 13 th November
2020 / Saturday, 14th November 2020
· Saturday, 14th November 2020 - At home
ॐ ह्रीं श्रीं महावीरस्वामी सर्वज्ञाय नमः
रात्रि 9 से 12 बजे तक – 20 माला गिने
ॐ ह्रीं श्रीं महावीरस्वामी परंगताय नमः
रात्रि 12 बजे के बाद – 20 माला
नव-वर्ष – कार्तिक सुदी १ की भोर सुबह
ॐ 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
November – 6:00 am
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
one family, living under one roof.
Snatra Puja - New Year 11/16/2020
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
- 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
For any questions, please contact us @ religious@...