A Haryali Amavasya Utsav was celebrated amid enthusiasm and religious fervour at the Rajabazar Jain Temple in the presence of Acharya Devnandiji Maharaj today.
Devnandiji Maharaj is in the city for the Chaturmas. Today, Abhishek of Lord Shantinath was conducted in the morning followed by a discourse by the Acharyaji. He said that Padmavati Mata Sashan Devi has importance in the Jain religion and the people who worship her get whatever they want.
Religious programmes like Shri Padmavati Mata Vidhan, 96 Shretrapal Vidhan, Shri Parshvanath Vidhan and Puja were organised today in the afternoon. The honour of Saudharma Indra was given to Pushpadevi Santosh Patni, Ishan Indra to Rajesh Kala, Sanadkumar Indra Chandadevi Kasliwal and Mahendra Indra Yogesh Pande. Jyoti Kasliwal installed the idol of Padmavati Mata while Deepak Pahade installed the idol of Shetrapal Baba. Shripad Lohade, Sandeep Patni, Ashok Gangwal, Dhiraj Kasliwal and others took efforts for the success of the programme.