Jain Seminar: Jainism in the 21st Century
“No power on earth can subjugate you when you are armed with the sword of AHIMSA. It ennobles both the victor and the vanquished.” _Mahatma Gandhi
(posting on behalf of YJS Warwick) Young Jain Students Warwick has organised an excellent seminar on Jainism in the 21st Century – and we are privileged to have teachers and experts on Jainism speaking – including Dr Harshadbhai Sanghrajka from the Institute of Jainologyjainism_in_the_21st_century.pdf.
Please email me email@example.com if you would like to attend.
The programme is as follows:
10:00 Registration and Breakfast
10:30 Navkar Mantra and Welcome
10:45 Define ‘Religion’
11:00 Understanding Jainism (Presentation, Q&A)
12:00 Vows for the 21st Century (Discussion, presentation)
13:30 Jainism and Science (Presentation and Q&A)
14:30 Logic of Jain Diet (Presentation and Q&A)
Why are Jains vegetarian? Why do Jains not eat eggs?
15:30 Tea Break
15:45 Jain Careers (Presentation and discussion)
Did you know there are 15 restricted occupations in Jainism, including occupations where trees are cut down?
16:45 Open discussion
17:15 Close and Prayers
It will take place at S0.09 (Social Studies Building) at the University of Warwick
University of Warwick