2015 – News

Varanga (Udupi District, Karnataka), February 8, 2015: The Annual Rathayatra Mahotsava of 1008 Sri Neminath Swamy & Sarvahna Yaksha were held at Sri Varanga Jain Math in the presence of Elacharya 108 Sri Nijanandasagarji Maharaj and under the guidance of His Holiness Swasti Sri Devendrakeerthi Bhattarakha Swamiji of Hombuja Jain Math. In addition to this special pooja & abhisheka were performed to Lord Parshwanath and Goddess Padmavati Devi at Kere Basadi on this occasion. Thousands of devotees from across Karnataka had gathered at Varanga to witness the event.

– Sri Kshetra Hombuja

Kundadri (Tirthahalli Taluk, Shimoga District, Karnataka), January 14, 2015: The Annual Jathre (fair) and Makara Sankranthi pooja at 1008 Sri Parshwanath Swamy Digambar Jain temple on Kundadri hillock was held on January 14, 2015. Jala Abhisheka & Panchamruta Abhisheka were performed to Lord Parshwanath on this occasion. In addition to this special pooja was performed to the Pada (feet impressions) of Acharya Kundakunda. The pooja and other proceedings were held under the guidance of His Holiness Swasti Sri Devendrakeerthi Bhattarakha Swamiji of Hombuja Jain Math. Thousands of devotees from across Karnataka had gathered at Kundadri for the event.

– Sri Kshetra Hombuja