IQAC and Jain Mandal celebrated Mahavir Jayanti Monday, 03rd April 2023 in the library hall at 11.00am onwards. Jain Mandal Convener Asst. Prof. Ankita A. Loke and speaker I/C Principal Dr. Aruna J. Singham informed students about the Mahavir Jayanti.
The Mahavir Janma Kalyanak is the most prominent and special occasion in the Jainism religion. To celebrate the Mahavir Jayanti festival, people follow the Gregorian calendar, and usually, according to the Gregorian festival, the holiday lies in the month of March or April every year. Mahavir Jayanti is observed to celebrate the birthday of Mahavir. The most special thing about Mahavir’s birth was that he was born in the darkness that is in the presence of the half-bright moon.The Mahavir was different from other people who had a mission to have a life filled with peace. He is also known as the founder of Jainism. The day is usually celebrated in a month which is termed as the Chaitra month.
- The auspicious day of Mahavir Jayanti is celebrated on the occasion of Mahavir’s birthday.
- Mahavir Jain had a mission to establish and the mission was to create a life full of happiness and prosperity.
- It is considered the most important festival for the Jainism religion.
- He was also the last Tirthankara.
- When Mahavir Jain was born, the environment was very positive and peaceful in the Jainism community.