Morning and Evening Events
Thursday July 4, 2019 Friday July 5, 2019 Saturday July 6, 2019 Sunday July 7, 2019

10 am to 7 pm

6:00 am to 7:00 am – Yoga
7:00 am to 8:30 am – Breakfast
Morning 8:30 am to 12 pm
08:30 am to 09:00 pm Opening Ceremony
09:00 am to 09:30 am Jaggi Vasudev
09:30 am to 10:00 am Philip Wollen
10:00 am to 10:30 am Ingrid Newkirk
10:30 am to 11:00 am Acharya Maharaj Saheb
(Pre-recorded speech)

11:00 am to 12:00 pm Gurudevshri Rakeshbhai
08:30 am to 09:00 am Tulsi Gabbard
09:00 am to 09:30 am Nipun Mehta
09:30 am to 10:00 am Gaur Gopal Das
10:00 am to 10:30 am JAINA Ratna & Presidents Awards
10:30 am to 11:00 am Acharya Maharaj Saheb
(Pre-recorded speech)

11:00 am to 12:00 pm Jain Academic Education
Closing Ceremony
Speeches by
– Sadhvi Shilapiji
– Rahul Kapoor Jain
– Gaur Gopal Das
Volunteer Recognition
Thank You Speeches
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm – Lunch
3 pm to 5 pm Procession
5 pm to 6 pm Temple Opening
1:00 pm to 6:00 pm – Breakout and Special Sessions
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm – Dinner
Evening 7 pm to Midnight
07:30 pm to 08:00 pm
Welcome Ceremony
08:00 pm to 11:30 pm Garba
07:30 pm to 09:00 pm Cultural Program – 1st Half
09:00 pm to 09:30 pm Youth & Adult JAINA Awards
09:30 pm to 11:00 pm Cultural Program – 2nd Half
07:00 pm to 08:00 pm Jains Got Talent
08:00 pm to 09:00 pm To be Announced
09:00 pm to 12:00 am Bollywood Night
Breakout Sessions
Friday, July 5th
Time Seva Satsang Samarpan Sadhana Self Realization Current World Challenges Other
1:30 pm to 2:20 pm Sadhvi Shilapiji – (English/Hindi)
Topic to be decided
Sajan Shah – (English/Hindi)
Science of Spirituality
Manakmuniji – (Hindi)
Importance of faith and surrender
Dr Hukumchand Bharill – (Hindi)
Topic to be decided
Dr Veer Sagar Jain – (Hindi)
Utility of Jain Logic in Self-Realization
Sailesh Rao – (English)
How not to get Extinct
2:30 pm to 3:30 pm Dr Priyadarshana Jain – (English)
The Philosophy of Seva and its Role in Karmic Annihilation
Tarlaben Doshi – (Gujarati)
Five Steps of Swadhyay
Dr Archana Jain – (Hindi)
Various ways of expressing Devotion
Sanjeev Godha – (Hindi)
Daily Practice of Jain principles
Dr Kokila Doshi – (English)
Approach to self-Realization in Various Religions
Sudhanshu Jain – (English)
Statement about Climate Change
3:30 pm to 4:00 pm Tea Break
4:00 pm to 4:50 pm Dr Nitin Shah – (English)
Seva in Action
Manakmuniji – (Hindi)
Importance of Satsang
Vidhikar Shrenik Gala – (Gujarati / Hindi)
Jayviyaray Sutra
Harshad Maniar – (English)
Power of Forgiveness Through Pratikraman
Saman Shrutpragyaji –
Be Spiritual by the Practice of Jain Dharma
Sharmila Oswal –
Empowering Women Across the Globe
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm Rajiv Mehta – (English)
Role of Technology and Collaboration in Humanitarian Services
Dr Subhash Jain – (English)
Karma Doctrine and Rebirth in Jainism: A Logical Perspective
Swami Chidanand Saraswati
Sadhvi Bhagawati
Topic to be decided
Abhay Dagade – (Hindi/English)
Saamayik and Pratikraman – Importance and Effects
Samani Shruthnidhiji – (Hindi/English)
A complete guided meditation session to know yourself through yourself
Will Tuttle – (English)
Revealing the Hidden Connections
Live Session with
Acharya Namra Muniji
Saturday, July 6th
1:30 pm to 2:20 pm Acharya Chandanaji
Sadhvi Sangh Mitraji
Topic to be decided
Charukeerthiji – (English)
Fundamentals of Jainism
Samani Shreenidhiji – (Hindi)
Samparpan se Siddhi
Dr Manoj Jain – (English)
Jain Way of American Life
Dr Falguni Zaveri –
Art of Letting Go
Dr Jeffery Long – (English)
Making the Case for the Relevance of Jainism to Current World Challenges
Gurudevshri Rakeshbhai
Topic to be decided
2:30 pm to 3:30 pm Venki Venkatesh – (English)
ILP’s Promise – The Gift of Education
Deepak Shah – (Hindi/Gujarati)
Harmonious Living
Dr Veer Sagar Jain – (Hindi)
Meaning of Mahavirashtaka Stotra
Dr Hema Pokharna – (English)
Ashrav to Samvar: Living a life of Freedom and Choice
Jitendra Shah –
Present Moment Awareness
Acharya Lokesh Muniji – (Hindi)
Topic to be decided
JAB Finals
3:30 pm to 4:00 pm Tea Break
4:00 pm to 4:50 pm Murli Krishnamurthy – (English)
The Giver is a Bigger Beneficiary than the Receiver
Rahul Kapoor Jain – (English)
Leshya – A Technique of Healing and Altering Your Bio-chemistry
Dr Priyadarshana Jain and Namrata Jain – (English)
Dimensions of Satsang and Samarpan in Vedic and Shramanic traditions
Mukesh Chatter – (English)
Sadhana and social entrepreneurship
Sanjeev Godha – (Hindi)
Bhed Gyan – Discriminating between Soul and Everything Else
Samani Malay Pragya – (English)
Current Problems and Solution by Spiritual Process
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm Dr Chintan Mehta – (English)
A Journey from a Physician to a Sevak
Braham Rishi Guruvanand Swami
Topic to be decided
Atmarpit Vidhi Desai – (English)
Topic to be decided
Samani Shruthnidhiji – (Hindi/English)
Chakra Meditation comparing jain agamas and medical science
Pandit Maheshkumar Jain – (Hindi)
Spiritual Awakening
Viral Didi – (Gujarati)
Volatile Society to Visionary Society
Special Sessions
Friday, July 5th
1:30 pm to 2:20 pm Interfaith Round Table
Acharya Dr Lokesh Muni, Swami Chidanand Saraswati,
Rev Heng Sure
Dr Philip Clayton, Dr Nitin Shah and others
(1 pm to 4 pm)
Animal Rights and Cruelty-free product demo

Dr Mamta Shaha
Ingrid Newkirk
Erika Abrams
(1 pm to 4 pm)

Pathshala Round Table
(1 pm to 4 pm)
Jain Astronomy

Dr Shrenik Bandi
Dr Raja Ram Mohan Roy

2:30 pm to 3:30 pm Scientific Research in Jainism
Dr Jayanti Jain
Dr Narendra Bhandari
3:30 pm to 4:00 pm
4:00 pm to 4:50 pm JITO USA

Prem Jain
Dr Sushil Jain
Kamlesh Mehta
Dipak Doshi
Rajeev Pandya

(Not open to public)
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Special Sessions
Saturday, July 6th
Wellness Sessions Healthy Living Sessions
1:30 pm to 2:20 pm Art Workshop
Kartik Trivedi
Mina Choksi
(1 pm to 3:30 pm)
Dr Bimal Chhajer – (English)
Prevention and Reversal of Heart Disease by Diet and Lifestyle
Dr Michael Klaper – (English)
Health Benefits of Fasting and Plat Based Diet
JAE Round Table
Dr. Sulekh Jain, Prof. Philip Clayton, Dr. Shugan Jain, Prof. Atul Shah, Dr. Kirti Jain,
Dr. Harvinder Sahota and others
(1 pm to 4 pm)
2:30 pm to 3:30 pm Dr Shamini Jain – (English)
The Well of Being – Scientific and Spiritual Insights for a Happy, Fulfilling Life
Dr Tushar Mehta – (English)
Vegan Diet is the True Jain Diet
3:30 pm to 4:00 pm Tea Break
4:00 pm to 4:50 pm Shatavdhan
Jay Jain
Jyoti Dharod – (English)
Stem Cell Procedure for the Knee
Dr Jina Shah – (English)
Ahimsak Lifestyle for Health: A Holistic Approach
JAINA Long Range Planning Meeting
(Not open to public)
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm Dr Ashok Jain – (English)
Simple Lifestyle Therapy to Control Type-2 Diabetes
Sarah Taylor – (English)
Vegetarian to Vegan


*Schedules and timeline are subject to change without notice depending on circumstances.

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