Founded in 1982, JSH encompasses over 800 Jain families in Houston, TX and promotes Jainism through worship, discussion, and learning.
Jai Jinendra! The Houston Jain Mentorship program is now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 school year.
For mentees, JMP is a free low-commitment and remote program to provide students all of the assistance and advice needed to succeed in high school and in the college application process. You will be paired with a mentor who fits your college goals/career path, and you will have access to many monthly resources and webinars. (Open to all 11th and 12th graders)
For mentors, JMP is a way to expand your network to to other JSH members/Pathshala alumni and uplift the next generation of youth. It is a great way to stay connected to the Houston Jain community, no matter where you live. (Open to college students and recent graduates)
Visit https://houstonjainmentors.wixsite.com/jmp2020/application to apply! Deadline: July 12th at 11:59 PM
Its live now on Youtube : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YX7FoXK76PY&feature=youtu.be
JSH Talent Show - Part 1 (6 June) Full Video
JSH Talent Show on June 6
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On May 9, 2020, Jain Society of Houston receives recognition for its senior citizen/elderly engagement programs during a nationwide community discussion facilitated by Young Jains of America (YJA).
See the infographic below to see other topics discussed regarding the Jain community and the future of Jainism.
#JainSocietyofHouston #JSH #YoungJainsofAmerica #YJA #Jainism #Jain
YJA recently hosted The Future of Jainism - A Discussion with Parents and Adults (35+) session, where parents and adult volunteers from around the country discussed important topics regarding the Jain community today. There were so many great experiences and ideas shared that we decided to compile the major points and share them to our community. Here is an infographic of the discussion highlights.
Please feel free to share this graphic with all your friends, family, and sangh leaders.
JSH LinkedIn Group: https://www.linkedin.com/groups/13618068
Our networking group aims to facilitate networking among Jain professionals in Houston, share leadership opportunities, provide guidance and mentorship, and create a forum for discussion.
We are happy to announce JSH Bhakti bhavna on May 23 at 10.30 am with well known singer Shri Ashish Mehta from India. Our JSH Bhavna team will also join during this program.
Timing: May 23 Saturday 10:30 am to 12 noon
The link to join the bhakti bhavna is as follows:-
Thanks 🙏 🙏
Jain Society of Houston
JSH Samuhik Video Jaap for COVID -19
Jain Society of Houston presents Jinpuja Shibir, March 28, 2020.
JINPUJA SHIBIR on 28th March 2020
RSVP: Google form link below or in the email.
On January 4, 2020, Young Jains of America (YJA) held a South LR Retreat and Lock-In - a fun-filled weekend which included delicious food, Jain educational sessions, and outdoor events. We thank YJA for all its remarkable work in bringing together Jain youth across the country.
On December 21, 2019, Jain Fellowship Houston (JFH) and YJA held its annual Winter Social for Jain youth in Houston, which included a night of fun games, exchanging of gifts, and great food! In addition to social events, JFH also gives back to the community through bake sales, volunteering at the Houston Food Bank, temple clean-ups, and volunteering at the Houston Children’s Museum.
#JainFellowshipHouston #YJA #YoungJainsofAmerica
Young Jains of America (YJA) is pleased to announce the first-ever YJA-JSH Lock-in from January 4th-5th! This exciting all-nighter for Jain youth (ages 14+) and will be hosted at the Jain Society of Houston temple and will consist of several fun activities including engaging Jainism debates, an interactive community service project in which we will be making blankets, team and board games, more insight on the YJA 2020 Convention, information on how to get more involved in the YJA community, and so much more! You will have an opportunity to not only interact with local Houston youth but also with Dallas and Austin local representatives and the regional coordinator, giving you an opportunity to form many new friendships. You won’t want to miss out!
Please sign up here: https://forms.gle/Ztc1q2kv6KsDbKeAA by December 14th if you’re interested! Hope to see you all there!
Indian American cop Sandeep Dhaliwal was killed in the line of duty on September 27, 2019 in the Greater Houston area. Jain Society of Houston honors his life, and has created a donation link for his bereaved family.
Donation Link: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=6L5B5ZC8EUE7C&source=url
Jain Society of Houston is pleased to present "Stress Management & Jainism", a web series exploring stress management from a Jain and scientific perspective, hosted by JSH member Prerit Shah.
Web Series: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=REbiQxChHgk&feature=youtu.be
Jain Society of Houston Welcomes Honorable Prime Minister Shri Narendraji Modi...
JSH Live - Click on the YouTube link to view the live darshan & daily pravachan during scheduled times. Pravachan will start at 8:00 pm CST.
For the third year in a row, volunteers of the Jain Society of Houston made over a thousand vegan ladwa yesterday to be served to members of the community for Mahavir Jayanti. #Jain #Jainism
Check out the beautiful aangi done for Day 1 of Paryushan at the Jain Society of Houston.
#Jainism #Jain #JSH
Please ask your friends and family to consider giving up dairy products this Paryushan.
On March 15, 2019, Young Jains of America (YJA) held the 2019 YJA South Retreat, a fun-filled annual retreat that was held in Bryan, Texas. Jain youth from Houston, Dallas, and Austin attended this incredible experience which included Jain educational sessions, delicious vegan-friendly food, and outdoor events such as boating. We thank YJA for all its remarkable work in bringing together Jain youth across the country.
#YoungJainsofAmerica #YJARetreats2019 #South19 #YJASouth #JainSocietyofHouston #JSH
Jain Society of Houston is proud to recognize a member of our Jain youth, Avni Vora, for her participation in the Texas 4000. In the summer of 2020, Avni will be bicycling from Austin, Texas to Anchorage, Alaska, along with fellow Texas 4000 teammates. Texas 4000 for Cancer is an organization that aims to spread hope, knowledge, and charity for the fight against cancer. Over the next year, Avni will be fundraising $4,500 ($1 for every mile).
To find out more about why she rides and to make a contribution towards her campaign, you can donate using the following link: http://bit.ly/AvniT4K
On March 2, 2019, Young Jain Professionals (YJP) kicked off its first National Dinner in Houston, where Jain professionals came together at Aling's Chinese Cuisine to network, enjoy delicious vegan food, and discuss future initiatives for the region. We thank everyone for coming, and look forward to more events in the city!
#YoungJainProfessionals #YJP #YJPHouston #Jainism #Jain
Check out the February 2019 issue of Indo-American News, which includes a piece describing the Mahatma Gandhi Celebration at the Jain Society of Houston in honor of Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birthday.
On February 3, 2019, the Jain Society of Houston held the Mahatma Gandhi Sesquicentennial Celebration in honor of Mahatma Gandhi's 150th birthday. This program included a grandiose parade by the Jain youth, singing and dancing performances from members of all ages, and delicious food.
#JainSocietyofHouston #JSH #MahatmaGandhi
On January 27, 2019, the Jain Society of Houston held its annual Presidents' Day Celebration, an event commemorating the work and legacy of the current and past JSH Presidents, followed by a look into the future of the sangh.
#JainSocietyofHouston #JSH #Jainism #Jain
On January 26, 2019, Young Jains of America (YJA) hosted the 2019 South Region LR Retreat, where local representatives from Houston, Dallas, and Austin came together in Austin, Texas to connect, enjoy delicious vegan food, and discuss future initiatives for YJA South.
#YJASouth #YJA #YoungJainsOfAmerica #JFH #JainFellowshipHouston
In December 2016, Young Jains of America (YJA) held its first annual interregional clothing drive to give back to the less fortunate. Since then, YJA has collected over 7,000 articles of clothing, shoes, and toys to benefit individuals that may be ill-prepared for the winter. Below are some highlights from the annual YJA Houston clothing drive over the years.
#YJAGivesBack #YJA #YoungJainsOfAmerica #JSH #JainSocietyOfHouston #Jain #Jainism
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