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 

Preset Bolis:

Preset bolis for paryushan (Sapna Ceremony & aarti/mangal divo/snatra pooja) are LIVE on our website 

 

All interested can bid for the bolis now.


Samaniji's visit to JSNT:

We have Samani Kusum Prajnaji and Samani Pranav Pragyaji  visiting JSNT on Aug 26th, 27th and Aug 28th. Audio conference bridge #: 641-715-3655,  Access Code: 974577#

Fri, Aug 26th:  7:30 pm to 9:00 pm: Lecture in Main Hall at JSNT
Sat, Aug 27th:  10:30 am to 12:15 pm: Lecture in Main Hall at JSNT
Sun, Aug 28th:  8:15 am to 9:40 am: Prayers, Bhakti Geet and Meditation

For additional information, please contact Prakashbhai Dhoka at: Kkripainc@gmail.com

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


PARYUSHAN: 



Paryushan Ekasana Registration BEGINS

JSNT is planning Samuhik Ekasana during Paryusan in our temple for eight days.. This year the Paryusan parve starts from Monday August 29 and ends on Monday September 5.  The Parana will be on Tuesday September 6. Our society has planned The Samuhik Ekasana Aradhana for all eight days as follows: 
  • 12:30  to 01:30 pm Ekasana 
    • Except 1:00 to 2:00 pm on Sapna ceremony day (Sep 4)
    • and 12:00 to 1:00 pm on last day (Sep 5)
This year also Samuhik Ekasanas are sponsored by Sharmila and Sunilbhai  Dharod.

Members who are interested in doing Samuhik  Ekasana, please RSVP here. All ekasana participants are requested to bring boiled water.

We need more volunteers for this Aradhana, before, during and after Ekasana.  If you are interested, please contact Natverbhai Shah at 972 522 8753 or  Anuben Shah / Ilaben Shah  972 495 3931


Paryushan Preset BOLIS

For all 8 days of paryushan, we will perform Prakshal, Chandal & Phool puja, Aarti, Mangal Divo in morning; and Aarti, Mangal Divo in evening. We will perform Snatra Puja & Shantikalash on Mon (Aug 29), Fri (Sep 2) and Mon (Sep 5 - Samvatsari).  The preset bolis are LIVE on our website (http://www.dfwjains.org/). 
 

Monday, Aug 29th

09:30 am

Prakshal, Pooja & Aarti

10:45 am

Kalpasutra Vanchan (- audio bridge available)

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Samuhik Ekasana (Please come on time for Ekasana & bring boiled water)

7:00 pm

Deravasi Pratikraman - Main Hall

7:00 pm

Sthanakvasi Pratikraman – 1st Floor - Dining Hall

8:30 pm

Aarti, Mangal Divo (Derasar)

8:45 pm

Bhavna & Discourse – Main Hall. 

 

Tuesday, Aug 30th

09:30 am

Prakshal & Pooja & Aarti

10:45 am

Kalpasutra Vanchan (- audio bridge available)

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Samuhik Ekasana

7:00 pm

Deravasi  Pratikraman - Main Hall

7:00 pm

Sthanakvasi Pratikraman – 1st Floor - Dining Hall

8:30 pm

Aarti, Mangal Divo (Derasar)

8:45 pm

Bhavna & Discourse – Main Hall 

 

Wednesday Aug 31st

09:30 am

Prakshal & Pooja & Aarti

10:45 am

Kalpasutra Vanchan (- audio bridge available)

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Samuhik Ekasana

6:00 pm

Deravasi Pakkhi Pratikraman – Main Hall

7:00 pm

Sthanakvasi Pratikraman – 1st Floor - Dining Hall

8:30 pm

Aarti, Mangal Divo (Derasar)

8:45 pm

Bhavna & Discourse – Main Hall 

 

 

Thursday, Sept 1st

08:30 am

Prakshal & Pooja & Aarti

10:45 am

Kalpasutra Vanchan (- audio bridge available)

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Samuhik Ekasana

7:00 pm

Derawasi Pratikraman – Main Hall

7:00 pm

Sthanakvasi Pakkhi Pratikraman – 1st Floor - Dining Hall

8:30 pm

Aarti, Mangal Divo (Derasar)

8:45 pm

Bhavna & Discourse – Main Hall 

 

Friday, Sept 2nd

09:30 am

Prakshal & Pooja & Aarti

10:45 am

Kalpasutra Vanchan (- audio bridge available)

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Samuhik Ekasana

7:00 pm

Deravasi Pratikraman – Main Hall

7:00 pm

Sthanakvasi Pratikraman – 1st Floor - Dining Hall

8:30 pm

Aarti, Mangal Divo (Derasar)

8:45 pm

Bhavna & Discourse – Main Hall

 

Saturday Sept 3rd

09:30 am

Prakshal & Pooja & Aarti

10:45 am

Kalpasutra Vanchan (- audio bridge available)

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Samuhik Ekasana

7:00 pm

Deravasi Pratikraman – Main Hall

7.00 pm

Sthanakvasi Pratikraman – 1st Floor - Dining Hall

8:30 pm

Aarti, Mangal Divo (Derasar)

8:45 pm

Bhavna & Discourse – Main Hall 

 

Sunday Sept 4th (Sapna Ceremony)

08:30 am

Snatra Puja (Main Hall)

9:30 am

Sapna Darshan & Mahavir Janma Vachan, Shanti Kalas & Aarti/Divo

1:00 pm

Lunch & Samuhik Ekasana

7:00 pm

Deravasi Pratikraman – Main Hall

7:00 pm

Sthanakvasi Pratikraman – 1st Floor - Dining Hall

8:30 pm

Aarti, Mangal Divo (Derasar)

8:45 pm

Parna Darshan

 

Monday Sept 5th Samvatsari Day  

09:30 am

Prakshal & Pooja & Aarti

10:45 am

Kalpasutra Vanchan (- audio bridge available)

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Samuhik Ekasana

 

3:00 pm

Deravasi Samvatsari Pratikraman #1

6:15 pm

Deravasi Samvatsari Pratikraman # 2

 

5:00 pm

Sthanakvashi Samvatsari Shravak Alochna– 1st Floor – Dining Hall

6:45 pm

Sthanakvashi Samvatsari Pratikraman– 1st Floor – Dining Hall

 

9:00 pm

Aarti, Mangal Divo (Derasar) & Samuhik Kshamapana

 

 

Tue Sept 6th       Parna Day

8:00 am

Prakshal & Pooja & Samuhik Chaitavandan

9:30 am

Samuhik Parna

7:30 pm

Sthanakvashi Pancham Pratikraman – Venue to be announced

 

This year Samuhik Parna are sponsored by Shilpa and Jagdish Shah.


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


Calendar-2016.xlsx




We have prayer meetings at the Paduka in Garland.


Board Members for 2016  

http://www.dfwjains.org/committee/executive-committee

Officers

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