Mahavir Jayanti

Mahavir Jayanti


Mahavir Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Mahaveer Jain. Since the olden times, people recognize this day in the form of Mahaveer Janma Kalyanak. In accordance with the Jain mythology, Mahaveer Swami is the twenty-fourth, and the last Tirthankara (sage). It is an annual religious event that observes a viewable celebration as the birth anniversary of Mahaveer Swami. With the tradition of going to the temple and prayers offering the festivity takes place amongst the people of the Jain community. However, the country of India celebrates the occasion on a national scale.

According to the calendar, the festival takes place in Chaitra Sud Triyodashi, Vira Nirvana Samvat. In general, the occasion falls in the month of March or April in accordance with the Gregorian calendar.


Significance of Mahavir Jayanti

As the festival of Mahavir Jayanti is dedicated to the activity of spreading peace, on the day of celebration, there is a singularly peaceful environment. People believe that on this day, Gods and Goddesses from heaven pay homage to the Tirthankara. Also, a ceremony takes place on this day in which people bathe the little Tirthankara. Later, they celebrate the festival with family and friends.


Benefits of Observing Mahavir Jayanti

Praying to Lord Mahavir passes institution of stillness & modesty because Lord Mahavir is popular for his kindness and welfare of general people and he dedicated his life for the establishment of fondness, accuracy, and peace among people.

In the prayers offered by Jains on the occasion, one and all don’t pray for material advantages. Nevertheless, they offer prayers and seek blessings for a happy and peaceful life. Also, devotees chant Mantras for inspiration to continue the right path which is free from miseries.


Mahavir Jayanti 2020 Dates

06 April 2020 (Monday)


Final Words

Lord Mahavir has been a great spiritual teacher and spreader of primary factors of happiness i.e. peace and salvation. The significance of the occasion of Mahavir Jayanti doesn’t limit to the country of India but it transpires a great celebration around the different corners of the world.

(Updated Date & Time :- 2020-03-03 10:14:58 )

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