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Notice to ex-Delhi Jal Board CEO for wrecking monument to build bungalow

The monument was allegedly demolished by the then Delhi Jal Board chief executive officer Udit Prakash Rai to build a new government accommodation for himself

The house that was constructed after the alleged demolition of a 15th-century monument. (Sanjeev Verma/ HTPhoto)
Updated on Apr 28, 2023 06:29 AM IST

Jain organisation is first from community to get a postal cover

Shree Vardhaman Sthanakwasi Jain Shravak Sangh is the first in the Jain community to get its own postal cover.

Shree Vardhaman Sthanakwasi Jain Shravak Sangh, to commemorate its 50-year anniversary.(HT photo)
Updated on Aug 07, 2019 11:02 AM IST
Hindustan Times,Mumbai | ByYesha Kotak, Mumbai

The decades-old dispute over Jain guru worship

Followers of Shwetamber Tapgachha said they believe in the performance of Navangi Pooja of their living monks and observance of certain rituals, which they were prevented from doing by a temple trust run by another sect

Devotees of Digambar Jain community perform rituals on a statue of Lord Mahavira on the occasion of Mahavir Jayanti.(PTI)
Updated on Dec 23, 2018 11:23 PM IST
Hindustan Times | By

Mumbai CA renounces 100-crore business to become Jain monk

Mokshesh Sheth, who managed his family’s business for two years after becoming a chartered accountant, gave up all the earthly possessions and aspirations to became a Jain monk at a ceremony held in Gandhinagar on Friday.

After renouncing earthly possessions, Mokshesh Sheth will be called ‘Karunapremvijay Jee’.(Shutterstock/Representative image)
Updated on Apr 21, 2018 09:01 AM IST
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I am a Hindu Vaishnav, not Jain, says Amit Shah in response to Siddaramaiah

Karnataka chief minister Siddaramaiah had said Amit Shah is a Jain and “he needs to clarify first whether he is AHINDU.”

BJP president Amit Shah gestures as he speaks during the BJP's 38th Foundation Day celebrations in Mumbai.(PTI Photo)
Updated on Apr 06, 2018 09:20 PM IST
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