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.

Thanksgiving Jaap:

Jain Youth Group has planned for Thanksgiving day Jaap for 12 hours on Nov 24th - 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Please sign up here

Nomination 2017:

This is to notify that the election of the next year’s directors of the Jain Society of North Texas will be conducted at the Annual General meeting of the Society on December 18, 2016 at the Jain Center. The Board of the Jain Society has appointed the following coordinators from the three sectarian groups to propose the overall slate for the approval by the board for presentation at the general body of members.
They are as follows:
  • Atul Khara (Digambar Murti Poojak), 4557 Glenville Dr. Plano, TX 75093;
  • Dilip Shah (Shwetamber Murti-Poojak), 4620 Spyglass Drive, Dallas, TX 75287; 
  • Jinen Adenwala (Non-Murti Poojak), 9701 Raven Lane, Irving, TX 75063

The Society formally invites nominations from the members interested in serving on the board for the term from January 2017 to December 2017. Each nomination should be submitted on the form below, signed by the individual proposing and by the nominee, and postmarked or delivered to the respective coordinators above or to the Society President, Neerav Dalal at 7413 Brookdale Dr, Plano, TX 75024
no later than Dec. 4, 2016. Each coordinator will coordinate with the corresponding sect to limit the number of nominations to five nominees.

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

JSNT Pathshala BEGINS:

We request all Pathshala parents to review 2016 Pathshala overview/guidelines

Pathshala Kids Registration: Please FILL OUT KIDS REGISTRATION FORM 

Adults attending pathshala: Please fill out adult registration form 
We require that the student be age 4 years or older at the start to attend JSNT Pathshala Classes. Please feel free to call Jadavji Kenia, JSNT Pathshala Coordinator, at 972-690-3593 if you would like to further discuss options for your child to help jump-start their Jain education

2015-2016 Pathshala 

We request all pathshala parents to review 2015 Pathshala overview/guidelines. More info for 2016-2017 to be available soon.

Sub-Committee for 2016

2016 Calendar


Useful Links:


October Flyer (updated)


Subscribe Email


Prayers at Garland Facility

We have prayer meetings at the Paduka in Garland.

Board Members for 2016  



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