We would like to invite all the community members and their friends to celebrate Diwali and Bhagwaan Mahaveer Nirvaan Mahotsav at Sri Jain Mandir on Sunday November 11th, 2018. There will be Abhishek, Shanti Dhara, Pooja followed by Nirvaan laddu. Please join us in large numbers to take dharm-labh.
Agenda for the day (November 11th, Sunday) will be as follows:
Morning pooja and laddu: 10:30 am - 12 pm
SJM Jain Arts Competition Display : 11 am - 12 pm (In Basement)
Art Competition Prize Distribution: 12:00 pm - 12:15 pm
Volunteer Appreciation: 12:15 pm to 1 pm
Aarti followed by Lunch: 1 pm onward
Please also note that SJM will be open from 7am to 9am on actual Diwali day on Wednesday 7th of November as well for Abhishek, Shanti dhara, Mahaveer Nirvaan Pooja, Aarti and laadu.
Details of SJM Jain Arts Competition:
Date: Sunday 11 November
Venue: Sri Jain Mandir, Toronto
Please bring your artwork on Sunday Nov 11th by 11am. Artwork must be Jainism related. Judges will review the artwork between 11am to 12pm. There will be exciting prizes for the top 2 artists.
Artwork should be original. Refrain from plagiarism.
Please write artists name and age on the backside of the artwork.
It’s an open competition for everyone to show their talent. You should create the artwork at home and bring it the temple.
Annual General Meeting (AGM):
We also invite all community members to participate in Annual General Meeting (AGM) that will held on Sunday 25th November 2018. AGM gives everyone an opportunity to know the operational aspect of the temple and discuss important matters. Your participation is highly encouraged.
Schedule for AGM - Sunday November 25th :
Finally, please note that all pictures/videos of Paryushan Daslakshan mahaparv are posted in below link (some also attached in this email) - Please tag yourselves, comment and share to spread our activities.
Abhishek, Shantidhara, Pooja: 11 am to 12:30 pm
Aarti: 12:30 to 12:45 pm
Lunch: 12:45 pm to 1:30 pm
AGM: 1:30 pm to 2:30pm
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Sri Jain Mandir Toronto
247 Park Lawn Road, Toronto