Hombuja, 7th June 2019: The Shrutha Panchami celebrations were held at Sri Kshetra Hombuja/Humcha in the presence of Muni 108 Sri Pavanakeerthi Maharaj and under the guidance of His Holiness Swasti Sri Dr. Deevendrakeerthi Bhattarakha Swamiji of Hombuja Jain Math.
Panchamrutha Abhisheka – It was celebrated by offering panchamrutha abhisheka to Lord Parshwanath & Goddess Padmavatidevi.
Vratopadesha – The Pamchamrutha Abhisheka was followed by Vratopadesha to children by Muni Maharaj and Bhattarakha Swamiji where in about 20 kids were preached vrata (vow) about performing Jain pooja and leading a Jain way of life.
Jinavani Pooja & Utsava – The idol of Goddess Jinavani Saraswati was taken out in a Pallakki (planquin) in all main roads of Hombuja. This was followed by a Special pooja in the Chandrashale of the temple. The idol of Goddess Jinavani Saraswati along the copies of Jain sacred texts were kept at the Chandrashale in front of Sri Parshwanath Swamy Basadi and special pooja to the Goddess was performed under the guidance of Muni Maharaj and Bhattarakha Swamiji.
– Sri Kshetra Hombuja