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Atlanta Sangh Visit 4th-5th Oct

posted Sep 19, 2013, 10:07 AM by Jsnt Admin

Program Details 
 
4th Evening: 
  • Dinner
  • Bhavan 
  • Garba
5th Morning
  • Snatra Puja
  • Brunch 
For Details: Contact Dilip Shah at 972-713-7755 or travelkingtx@hotmail.com

JSNT Sangh Swami Vatsalya 22nd Sept

posted Sep 19, 2013, 10:02 AM by Jsnt Admin

On the 22nd of September we will be celebrating JSNT Sangh Swami Vatsalya.  Through JSNT Sangh we are united in showcasing our jain faith and providing framework for future generations. Please be there on the 22nd to support and celebrate.

This year we intend to conduct JSNT Talent Show.
As usual we also need volunteers for the dining hall. Please send email to Komal Jain if you can help.
More details contact president@dgwjains.org.

JSNT Health Fair - Sep 29th 2013

posted Sep 19, 2013, 9:12 AM by Jsnt Admin   [ updated Sep 24, 2013, 7:00 PM ]

JSNT would like to cordially invite all members and their friends and family for a day of wellness.

Date : Sept 29th, 2013 Sunday
Time: 9 am to 12 pm
Venue: JSNT 2nd floor 

  • All booths are upstairs.
  • Flu Shots and Blood work is the back room behind the stage.
  • Health professionals: Please bring your business cards, few handouts for members. 

Agenda:
Free consultation from health care professional like doctors, dentist, physical therapists, homeopathy, nutrition and many more from 9 to 11 am

Free Blood pressure and BMI check up 9 to 11am

Free Health seminars and lectures from 11am to 12pm
Topics for seminar are: Cancer screening, Diabetes, stomach pain in kids, Homeopathy and nutrition and Jain food.

Low cost Flu shots

Low Cost blood work from 9 to 11 am
Remember to come with overnight fast. Limited supply, so come by 9am. Blood work Cost per lab: (please bring exact change, no credit card or checks)

CMP- complete metabolic profile - $7.00
CBC -complete blood count- $7.00
TSH (thyroid)- $10.00
T3-for thyroid hormore-  $ 10.00
Lipid (cholesterol+triglyceride) - $12.00
Hemoglobin AIC for diabetes - $15.00

Following are health care professionals onsite:
Dr. Jagdish Shah- INT. MED + Flu Shots
Dr. Hitesh Yagnik- INT. MED
Dr. Neela Shah- INT. MED (Seminar)
Dr. Deepa Doshi - INT.MED (Seminar)
Dr. Purvi Sanghvi . INT Med 
Dr. Rag Vassa -PEDS
Dr. Rina Sanghivi - PEDS-GI (Seminar)
Dr. Jessica Shah - Adult - GI
Dr. Dhiren Shah - Cardiologist
Dr. Neil Vora - ENT
Dr. Shweta Daftary - Dentist
Dr. Nidhi Shah- OBGYN
Dr. Rinku Metha - OBGYN
Dr. Siddharth Jain- UROLOGIST
Dr. Kiran Parekh - Homeopathy (seminar)
Dr. Kiran Shah - Neurologist, Sleep Specialist
Dr. Alpa Shah- Neurologist. - will bring BP machine.
Mr. Deepak Shah - PT.
Mrs. Anjana Shah - PT.
Mrs. Nayna Vassa - PT
MRs.. Zarna Parekh - Dietician (Seminar)
Mrs. Bina Tembulkar - Dietician
Mrs Nalini Shah- Social Work
Ms Annie and Mr Raj Chaddua from Walgreens Pharmacy
Heidi of Halo Pharmacy
Blood test Lab from PCCNT

Volunteers for Health Fair:
Mrs Ila Shah (Registration / Consent)
Mr. Erine Shah (Registration / Consent)
Ms Amy Shah (Health Professional coordinator)
Mrs. Minal Jhaveri (Lab Coordinator)
Mrs Shilpa R Shah (Lab Coordinator)
Ms. Nikita Shah (Lab Assistant)
Mrs. Shilpa J Shah (Flu shot coordinator)
Mrs Kamala Dhoka (BP/BMI check up)
Mrs Surya Shah (BP/BMI check up)
Mr. Gautam Daftary (BP, BMI) - will bring BP machine. 
Dr. Ankita Vora (Hospitality)
Ms Nemi Mehta and other high school members (Help during Seminar if needed and help in clean up after the fair)

If you are a health care professional or a member and would like to volunteer for this project, please contact:
Ms. Amy Shah: amyplanotx@gmail.com
Dr Alpa Shah 972 900 9073
Mr Erine Shah erine2you@hotmail.com

Pandit Dhirajbhai - Lectures

posted Jun 15, 2013, 3:55 PM by Naresh Ghiya   [ updated Jun 15, 2013, 8:14 PM ]

Here are the links for Shri Dhirajbhai’s discourses

Recording link for Friday, June 14: 
http://bit.ly/11PvASv

Recording link for Thursday, June 13: 
http://bit.ly/11MxJyk

 Recording link for Wednesday, June 12: 

http://bit.ly/13FCFFm


GENERAL BODY MEETING - March 17, 2013

posted Mar 17, 2013, 6:28 AM by Naresh Ghiya   [ updated Mar 17, 2013, 6:29 AM ]

March GENERAL BODY MEETING is on

Sunday, March 17th, 2013 at 11:30 a.m.

Jinendra Varniji Bhavan - Main Hall

followed by lunch.

 11:30 a.m.  - Swadhyay Presentation – Charuben

12: 00 noon  - “Making our Center Green” – City of Dallas eco-coordinator Ms. Dayna Cowley and Dr. Pankaj Jain of UNT

12:30 pm -  Communication from the JSNT Board

12:40 pm -  Aarti followed by Lunch

 Naresh Ghiya

Jain Society of North Texas

President

February General Body Meeting - February 17th, 2013

posted Feb 13, 2013, 7:13 AM by Naresh Ghiya   [ updated Feb 13, 2013, 7:15 AM ]

February GENERAL BODY MEETING is on

Sunday, February 17th, 2013 at 11:15 a.m.

Jinendra Varniji Bhavan - Main Hall


11:15 a.m.  Navakaar followed by Stavans

11: 45 a.m. Swadhyay Presentation – Charuben

12:30 – 12:40 Communication from the JSNT Board

12:40  Aarti followed by Lunch


General Body Meeting - Jan 20th 2013

posted Jan 19, 2013, 12:45 PM by Naresh Ghiya

JANUARY GENERAL BODY MEETING

Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 11:15 a.m.

Jinendra Varniji Bhavan - Main Hall


Agenda:

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Pathshala Classes

11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Stavans

11:45 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. Swadhyay - Charuben 

12:30 p.m. Aarti followed by lunch

30th Sep,Sunday: Swami Vatsalya: Entire Jain Society

posted Sep 24, 2012, 9:48 AM by Jsnt Admin

Date/Time: Sunday, Sep 30th 2012 - 10:45 AM – 2:00 PM

Event: Swami Vatsalya: Celebration of completion of Paryushan-Das-Laxan for entire Jain Society

Venue: JSNT - Shri Jinendra Varniji Hal

Details:

10:45 - 11:45 amBhavna performed by Ashishbhai Mehta, Prem Gala, Anu Desai, Kinjal Shah, Viral Vora
11:45 am -12:15 pmTapasavi Bahuman
12:15 - 12:30 pmAarti
12:30 pmLunch
2:00 pmFacility Closed

Lunch sponsored by Nikhil & Minal Kapadia 

29th Sep, Saturday: Panch Kalyanak Puja by Shri Ashishbhai

posted Sep 24, 2012, 5:54 AM by Jsnt Admin   [ updated Sep 26, 2012, 1:09 PM ]

Event: Panch Kalyanak Puja by Shri Ashishbhai

Date/Time: Saturday, Sep 29th 2012 at 2-5 PM

Venue: JSNT - Shri Jinendra Varniji Hall

Details:

            Dinner will be served. 

  • Panch Kalyanak Puja
  • Shanti Kalash
  • "Jai Jai" Aarti
  • "Mangal Divo" Aarti

Puja clothes mandatory to participate in puja. At the celebration we are going to have the following Boli's. Shanti Kalash, Jai Jai Aarti, Mangla Divo


Panch-kalyanak Puja (installation with five auspicious events) is a traditional Jain ceremony, created by Shri Dharma Dhurandhar Vijayji Maharaj. Puja narrates all five auspicious event of Adeshwar Bhagawan's life (Chyavan-Conception, Janma-Birth, Diksha-Monkhood, Kevalgyan-achieving Pire and Perfect Knowledge and Nirvan-Moksha-Complete Liberation from life and death cycle). This involves 8 puja's with 2 families in each puja. All families can participate in puja by contributing at least $51 per puja

Members are requested to participate in Panchakalyank Puja by signing up for by signing up on following link : http://tinyurl.com/jsnt2012kp


Paryushan Schedule 2012

posted Sep 11, 2012, 6:24 AM by Jsnt Admin

Detailed Schedule for Paryushan Maha Parve is now available on our website (http://www.dfwjains.org/).

We have Pandit Shri Dhirajbhai Mehta visiting Jain center and lectures planned – please see schedule for more details.


For Sapna Ceremony, we have planned many preset sapna boli. The preset bolis will go live on Sunday at 9:00 am on our website (http://www.dfwjains.org/).
                                                                 
Samuhik Ekasana is planned during Paryushan. Members interested in Ekasana, please RSVP on our website (http://www.dfwjains.org/). For additional info, please contact Natverbhai Shah at nshah644@yahoo.com. Samuhik Ekasana are sponsored by Sunil & Sharmila Dharod
 
We have preset bolis for Manglik Aarti/Mangal Divo & snatra pooja with shantikalash available.  The preset bolis will go live on Sunday at 9:00 am on our website (http://www.dfwjains.org/).
 
Key dates:

 
Sep 12 - Sept 19: Paryushan
 
Daily Activities include:
      Morning:    Pooja, Kalpa Sutra Vachan, lecture by Pandit Shri Dhirajbhai Mehta

      Afternoon:  Ekasana --- please pre-register online
      Evening:    Pratikraman & lecture by Pandit Shri Dhirajbhai Mehta
 
      Preset bolis for Manglik Aarti/Mangal Divo & snatra pooja with shantikalash available on our website from Sunday at 9:00 am.
 
      Please go ahead and register for it (http://www.dfwjains.org/).
      Note: 2 families for Manglik aarti & 2 families for mangal divo daily.
 
Sep 16th - Sapna Ceremony & Mahavir Janma Vachan
We have added new preset bolis this year which will go live at 9:00 am on Sunday on our website.
 
Sep 19th: Samvatsari Pratikraman
Sep 20th: Samuhik Parna

Please plan to participate in religious activities during paryushan.
 
 - JSNT board

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