The best decision ever made

Date: 12 Oct, 2016  No Comments  veerayatan-admin

This summer, the three of us (Disha, Kevalee and Roshni) decided to volunteer at Veerayatan Kutch. At our SCVP Jain school in London, we had been told about the selfless service and dedication that Pujya Acharya Shri Chandanaji and the Veerayatan Sadhvijis rendered at the educational and medical facilities they have established in India which kindled our spirits


Annual SCVP Jain school assembly with a Graduation Ceremony in the presence of Pujya Sadhvi Shri Shilapiji

Date: 12 Oct, 2016  No Comments  veerayatan-admin

Shri Chandana Vidyapeeth (SCVP), which has been running classes for the past 19 years in Nairobi, had its annual school assembly on Saturday 2 July. In the presence and with the blessings of Pujya Sadhvi Shri Shilapiji, 15 students graduated from the school on completion of a 10-year structured modular course in Jain studies. Students


The Festival of Forgiveness

Date: 12 Oct, 2016  No Comments  veerayatan-admin

During the festival of Paryushan, Pratikraman in English was conducted by the teachers of SCVP at the Oshwal Centre, Nairobi. At the English Pratikraman, the 5 disciplines observed by Jains, and the possible transgressions of these were reflected upon over the 8 days through the practice of the 6 essential duties which constitute the entire


Government supports Veerayatan Kenya and Young Jains Nairobi’s Cerebral Palsy Centre initiative

Date: 12 Oct, 2016  No Comments  veerayatan-admin

The Governor of Nairobi County, Dr. Evans Kidero, attended a function organized by Veerayatan Kenya and Young Jains Nairobi where he announced that the Nairobi County has allocated a parcel of 2 acres of land at the Farasi Lane Primary school on Lower Kabete Road for the construction of a world class Cerebral Palsy (CP)


SCVP Pratikraman in English

Date: 12 Oct, 2016  No Comments  veerayatan-admin

Today the delivery of Pratikraman in English has become an established and well received part of the Paryushan Parva activities in the United Kingdom and is continuing to flourish. This year the Pratikraman in English was delivered for all eight days not just at a venue in North London, where Shri Chandana Vidyapeeth (SCVP) Jain


Gurudev Shri Amar Muniji Maharaj – A Saint for Modern Times

Date: 24 Aug, 2016  No Comments  veerayatan-admin

The story began in 1962. Gurudev Shri Amar Muniji was meditating in the Saptparni cave on the Vaibhargiri Hills in the Rajgir, Bihar. It saddened Gurudev that Bhagwan Mahavir’s message of welfare to all, which was once echoed here, now seemed to be lost in Bihar’s troubled environs. He therefore made an iron resolve to