Tag - Acharya Lokesh Muni

Jain Acharya Lokesh Muni honored with US President’s Gold Volunteer Service


Washington, DC: India's Jain spiritual leader Lokesh Muni has been presented with the US President’s Gold Volunteer Service award in recognition of his contribution to the public good and humanity. Founder of Ahimsa Vishwa Bharati and World Peace Center in India, Muni received the Presidential Award Golden Shield, and Certificate of Honour from senior Democratic...

Meet and Greet event with Acharya Lokesh Muni held in New Jersey


A special meet and greet event was organized by Kiran Patel featuring Lokesh Muni, a revered Acharya, in Sewell, New Jersey. This event not only brought together prominent individuals from various fields but also had a significant religious undertone.   Kiran Patel, the event's organizer, has a strong interest in fostering connections and promoting dialogue among diverse professionals, as...

Jains want J’khand govt to declare Sammed Shikharji a pilgrimage site


New Delhi: More than fifty thousand members of the Jain community gathered in the capital from across the country and abroad to protest against the Jharkhand government's declaration of Shri Sammed Shikharji as a tourist place. In a silent protest that took place last week in the vast grounds of the historic Red Fort, the protesters...

World peace possible with non-violence philosophy of Lord Mahavira: Acharya Lokesh


New Delhi: Ahimsa Vishwa Bharati founder and eminent Jainacharya, Dr. Lokeshji revived the Lord Mahavir principles of Ahimsa (non-violence), Anekant (unity in diversity) and Aparigrah (renunciation) by presenting Jain prayers during the Sarva Dharma prayer meeting on the occasion of the 74th anniversary of martyrdom of the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi. Prime...

Interfaith leaders appeal to Rajnath Singh to resolve farmers issue


New Delhi: A delegation of Interfaith Leaders under the banner of Foundation for Religious Harmony and Universal Peace (FRHUP) met Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on December 15 to appeal to him to call for an early end to the farmers’ movement. The delegation was led by FRHUP Executive Chairman Jainacharya Dr. Lokesh Muni, and included General...