Jain Temple inaugurated in Nahars Amrit Shakti


The Jain community welcomed the inauguration of the Jain temple in the premises of Nahar’s Amrit Shakti. It was a weeklong function that was organized with a lot of pomp and splendor.

The whole area around the temple was beautifully covered and decorated with lights giving the temple premise a festive look. On 15th June, a procession was carried out through the complex with hundreds of devotees participating in it. This was followed by the inauguration of the rest house in the temple premise which is exclusively for the priests to stay at the hands of former CM of Maharashtra Shri Sushil Kumar Shinde and Public Prosecutor Adv. Ujwal Nikam.


At 1am on June 16, the head priest performed all the rituals. The following day, the temple was inaugurated at 12.30pm and disciples thronged in huge numbers. Notable personalities including Ms. Amruta Phadnavis, Mr. Prakash Mehta, Mr. Raj Purohit, Mr. Ram Kadam, etc visited the temple. Devotees were treated to breakfast, lunch and dinner from June 12- 16.

The inauguration was completed with sprinkling of flowers on the temple from a Helicopter.