Festivals of the Jains

The Jains celebrate several festivals all round the year. The festivals are connected with the births and deaths of the Tirthankaras. The important festivals are Paryushana practiced by the Svetambara sect of the Jains, Mahavir Jayanti is celebrated the birth anniversary of Mahavir and Mahamastak Abhishek meaning the grand ceremonial head anointing of Bahubali’ celebrated in the town of Shravanabelagola in Karnataka.


For more information on festivals of India click here.
जैन धर्म से जुड़े त्यौहारों को हिंदी में पढ़ने के लिए यहां क्लिक करें

Forthcoming Festivals

Download our free mobile app

Get festival updates on your mobile & Explore and enjoy the panorama of Festivals/Fairs/Melas celebrated in India.