MANGALORE: Joyful Confluence of Community Members at Jain Milan

Jain Milan, a meeting of Jain community members spread across Dakshina Kannada districts, Udupi, North Kannada districts up to Karwar and Chickmagalur districts was held at the Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara College auditorium here on Sunday February 28.

Jain Milan women’s wing president Anitha Surendra Kumar inaugurated the meet, which is an annual feature organized for inter mingling of the community members and thereby foster development of the community and society. Dr. S.K. Jain, famous for his programme on astrology in Udaya TV and editor of Kalachakra Ephemeris delivered the endowment lecture.

Dr Jain spoke on the relationship between science and astrology. He stressed that astrology is a science is not a mere vague calculation.

State Apex Bank president M N Rajendra Kumar released a souvenir, Mangalore Milana on the occasion. Zonal president M S Mrityunjaya presided. Veena S K Jain and Pushparaj Jain were among others present.

Jain Milans from various divisions were given an opportunity to showcase their talent through cultural programme.

The valedictory ceremony was presided by D Rajendra Kumar of Dharmasthala. Moodbidri-Mulki MLA Abhayachandra Jain was the chief guest. The prizes were distributed to the participants in the cultural programme. Rajesh M and Sanath Kumar Jain compered the programme.