Jain Holy Days
|Holiday||Fall 2022 Spring 2023||Fall 2023 Spring 2024|
Paryushana Parva – Jain
Jain 8 day fesitval signifying human emergence into a new world of spiritual and moral refinement. Marked by recitations from Jain sacred writing and family exchange of cards and letters. Celebration of the natural qualities of the soul. The 8th day (Samvatsari) is most important and is forcused on forgiveness.
|Sept 3||Aug 23|
Diwali – Hindu – Jain – Sikh
Hindu Festival of Lights symbolizing the human urge to move toward the light. Gift exchanges, fireworks and festive meals.
|Nov 4||Oct 24|
|New Year – Jain||Nov 5||Oct 25|