Welcome to Jain Society of North Texas (JSNT) 
Visiting Hours: Sunday, 10 am to 1 pm. Call Executive committee members for visiting JSNT outside of visiting hours.

Upcoming Events:

College and Career Panel and Q&A

Date and time: Sunday May 28  (around 10:30 am)
Duration: 45 minutes

Young Jains of America is partnering up with Jain Society of North Texas to host a College and Career Panel! This event is targeted towards high school students and adults. A panel of Jain university students and professionals will be available to present very important information about college applications and career paths. You can also use this time to ask questions of your own! The event will be held on May 28th at 10.30 am and last about 45 minutes so please do come to the event!

Dr. Sanjeev Godha visit to JSNT

Dr. Godha is visiting JSNT from June 6th to June 15th
  • June 6 - June 9 
    • Time: 8:00 PM
    • Topic: Tatvarth Sutra 
  • June 10 - June 11
    • Time: 10 am to 9 pm  
    • Topic: Pravachans on Bhaktamar Stotra, Dhyaan & Gunasthaan

Saturday – June 10

Sunday - June 11

10 a.m. to Noon - Session 1    

9:15 a.m. Bhaktamar Vidhan Pooja 

12:30 p.m. Lunch 

12:30 p.m. Lunch  

1:30 to 3:00 p.m. Session 2

1:30 to 3:00 p.m. Session 2

3:00 p.m. Tea

3:00 p.m. Tea

3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Session 3

3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Session 3

6:30 p.m. Dinner

6:30 p.m. Dinner

7:30 to 9:00 p.m. Session 4

7:30 to 9:00 p.m. Session 4

  • June 12 - June 15 
    • Time: 8:00 PM  
    • Topic: 

Anyone wishing to host Dr. Sanjeev Godha for lunch or dinner, please contact Charuben Khara at 469-831-2120.

Shastri Vipin Jain visit to JSNT

Shastri Jain is visiting JSNT from June 19th to June 22nd. 
  • Date: June 19 - June 22
  • Time: 8:00 PM

Anyone wishing to host Shastri Vipin Jain for lunch or dinner, please contact Charuben Khara at 469-831-2120.

    Dr. Hukamchandji Bharill visit to JSNT

    We have Dr. Bharill visiting JSNT from June 22nd to June 30th
    • June 22 - June 23
      • Time: 8:00 PM
    • June 24 - June 25
      • Time: 10:30 AM 
    • June 26 - June 30
      • Time: 8:00 PM

    Anyone wishing to host Dr. Hukamchandji Bharill for lunch or dinner, please contact Charuben Khara at 469-831-2120.

    Past Events:

    JSNT Annual Picnic
    On Sunday April 16 we had a very successful picnic at Cimarron park in Irving after pathshala classes. More than 500 people attended the picnic. We had very tasty food prepared and served by passionate and dedicated volunteers. Everybody pitched in and made it a fun-filled afternoon. It was great to see so many of our members of all ages participating in all different games and impromptu singing. We want to thank all volunteers who helped cook, serve, transport, load-unload, and clean-up the park area after picnic. Great effort everyone. All present had a great time.  

    Indian Consulate services day at JSNT
    JSNT hosted a first ever visa camp last Saturday. A team of Consulate of India in Houston came to our center. They reviewed and verified applications for Indian visa, OCI card, Indian passport among other consular services. More than 200 Indian families (about 400 people) in DFW area took advantage of the visa camp including some of our members. 

    Mahavir Janm Kalyanak Grand Celebrations
    We had a record participation during Mahavir Janm Kalyank celebrations on Sunday April 09. More than 1100 people were served lunch after great pathshala presentations. All pathshala students, teachers and parents worked whose kids made presentations worked very hard. All little kids' presentations were adorable. Older students made very informative presentations in easy to understand language with some real life examples. Thank you all for your tremendous efforts. We want to thank all volunteers who helped in kitchen cooking delicious lunch , and volunteers who helped set up dining area and manage the entire dining area serving and coordinating with kitchen volunteers. We also want to thank all who made generous contributions to our society during MJK day and throughout the year. With your support we continue to celebrate all major functions and activities and remain debt-free. We want to thank all who helped in the collections as well.

    Garland Paduka:
    We have prayers of Paduka at the Garland facility. Here are some pics:



    JSNT board for 2017:

    Let's welcome the JSNT board for 2017. 

    Following are Officers & Board of Directors for 2017.
    • Virang Shah - President
    • Naresh Kothari - Vice President
    • Sonia Ghelani - Secretary
    • Prakash Ranka - Treasurer
    • Atul Khara - Joint Treasurer 
    Board of Directors: 
    • Jinen Adenwala 
    • Neerav Dalal
    • Prakash Dhoka
    • Anant Jain
    • Shreyans Jain
    • Kekin Ghelani 
    • Anup Pahade
    • Dilip Shah
    • Pradeep Vaidya 
    • Rajesh Vinayaka

    Diwali Celebrations Videos:

    We had an excellent Diwali celebrations on Sunday, Oct 30th, 2016. Please see videos of all performances at: http://tinyurl.com/JSNT2016Diwali

    The celebrations included:
    -      Pathshala student presentations (100+ students)
    -      Anumodana of Tapasvis and
    -      Delicious lunch prepared by our enthusiastic volunteers.


    In the history of White House, it is for the first time a Jain Organisation has been invited to have a function celebration Ahimsa. JAINA is really proud to be the first organization to create this history. 

    On October, 7, delegation under the leadership of JAINA president and executive body  including Dr. Pradeep Shah from Dallas JSNT along with Acharya Chandanaji, Sadhvi Sanghmitraji 
    and Sadhvi Sahejaji visited White House. followed by a program of Padmavati pujan, talks by NJ senator, regional  multi-faith leaders at the Capitol Hill.


    JAINA visit to White House

    2016-2017 Pathshala 

    We request all pathshala parents to review Pathshala overview/guidelines.

    Volunteer Committee for 2017

    2017 Calendar


    Useful Links:


    May Flyer (updated)


    Subscribe Email


    Prayers at Garland Facility

    Board Members for 2016  



    Neerav Dalal – President 
    Virang Shah – Vice President
    Naresh Kothari – Secretary
    Atul Khara – Treasurer
    Jinen Adenwala – Joint Treasurer

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