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YJA is excited to finish September with some awesome events!
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Thank you for coming together!
Together, members of the YJA community raised over $1700 for Americares, which will help get important medical relief and supplies to people who need it in Houston and beyond. YJA will be donating an additional $500 to this fundraiser! Jainism shows us the importance of compassion and thinking about our fellow human beings when they are suffering - thank you for joining us in taking a small but positive step to help those in need.
Join YJP for a retreat this fall!
Registration is now OPEN for the 2017 Young Jain Professional National Retreat in San Jose, California

With guest speakers, activities and discussions geared towards exploring how as individuals we contribute to being Part Of A Whole, it will also be an opportunity to grow your network both professionally and personally. 

Join us from October 27th to October 29th as we explore and celebrate our differences while coming together to build a unified Jain Community.

What: YJP National Retreat 2017- Being Part Of A Whole
Where: Courtyard by Marriott, 111 Holger Way, San Jose, CA 95134
When: October 27th to October 29th 2017

Registration Fees

Early Bird Pricing $119  (September 1 - September 30)
Phase 2: $139  (October 1 - October 14)
Phase 3: $159 (October 15 - October 26)
At the Door: $179 

Register Today!
JAINA Educational Workshop

STRIKING A BALANCE - Examining the Social, Cultural, and Spiritual environment that Jain youth face while growing up in North America

The JAINA Education Committee and Jain Study Center of North Carolina have jointly organized the following workshop from Friday October 6, 2017 to Sunday October 8, 2017.  Spaces are limited, so register soon!

To educate both adults and youth (over 14 years of age) with regards to the fundamental principles and philosophy of Jainism and how to apply these principles in all walks of life through practical examples.  This includes social, business, family, ethical, religious and spiritual environment.

Where: Days Inn Raleigh Airport, Morrisville, NC 27560

When: October 6 - 8

Registration includes all meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) and workshop material.

Please contact Pravin Shah at with any questions.

Register Today!
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