Paryushana Parva Thursday 6th – Friday 14th September 2018

Date(s) - 06/09/2018 - 14/09/2018
All Day

Paryushan Parva – 2018 
(Thursday 6th September – Friday 14th September)
We – Jains celebrate ‘Paryushan Parva’ annually for self-purification and uplift is meant to adhere to the ten universal virtues in practical life;
and leads us on the right path, far from the mad strife for material prosperity, which ultimately leads us to our true destination i.e., salvation.
The festival through which an attempt is made to put an end to all vices, passions and lustful desires in thought, speech and deeds.
This year Manchester Jain Samaj blessed with the grace of revered disciples
Sadhvi Shri Sampragyaji Maharaj & Sadhvi Shri Rohiniji Maharaj
(Disciples of Acharya Shri Chandanaji) from Veerayatan Rajgir-INDIA.
Morning Programme
Evening Programme
(6th September – 13th September)
(6th September – 13th September)
8:30 AM: Derasar will open
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM : Bhakti, Pravachan, Meditation
13th   September: Samvatsari Kalpa Sutra Ucchavni
6.30 pm – 8.00 pm : Pratikraman
Note : 8th September Saturday Derawasi Chaudas Pratikraman 6:00pm
13th   September: Samvatsari Pratikraman will be at 5:30pm(Sthanakwasi/Derawasi)
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm: Aarti and Divo
8:15 pm – 10:30 pm : Bhakti, Pravachan, Aarti Divo
Other Function details

Sunday, 9th September – 8:30 pm Uchavni of Mahavir Bhagwan Parnu and Laxmiji’s Swapna
Monday, 10th September – 8:30 pm Swapna Darshan, Mahavir Janma Vanchan and
Mahavir Jayanti celebrations.
Thursday, 13th September – 4.00pm to 5.00pm Aloynna (Upashray)
Thursday, 13th September -5:30pm to 8 :00pm Samvatsari Pratikraman from followed by Khamat Khamna (Forgiveness at Heart)

Friday, 14th September – 9:30am to 11:00am Tapasvi Parna

Saturday, 29th September- 1:00pm Swamivastalya

General Notes:

* Tapasya Forms available from 12th September from Mahendra Mehta
* During the Paryushana, ideally one shall perform 17 Pratikramanas.
* During Paryushana, one shall confine food intake between Navkarshi & Sunset time and avoid eating root         vegetables & possibly green vegetables as well
* Anyone performing any tapasya (Ekasanu, Biyasanu, Upvas and Aayambil) must drink boiled water. It is also important to take appropriate Pachakhan.
* Darshanalya and Upashray opens every morning (8:30am till 1:00pm) and evening(5:00pm till 10:00pm)
Management committee reserves the right to amend any of the above programs, should circumstances change, without advance notice.