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Desejando a todos os devotos e praticantes #Jainistas um #MahavirJayanti muito auspicioso e plenamente abençoado!

Wishing all #Jain devotees and practitioners a very auspicious and fully blessed #MahavirJayanti!

Com razão @nandoafonso, sua chamada diz tudo:

Fernando Afonso

"Um Brasileiro com S. De que adianta seu mundo ser feliz e farto se a sua volta há miséria e pobreza?"
"O conceito hindu de #unidade do universo e o conceito #jainista de #nãoviolência são mais urgentemente necessários hoje para salvar o planeta da sua destruição ecológica global."
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At the age of 92, Sri U. Ve. T. Srinivasachariar swamy diligently sits in front of the computer every day, typing in both #Sanskrit & #Tamil for his next book. He is an expert in #agamas (ancient temple rituals & practices)

He doesn’t stop with this. He even plans the design & layout of the book. He learnt Adobe PageMaker at the age of 86 on his own & has been working on it ever since. “I studied the Vedas to become a priest. Though I became one, I never abandoned the habit of reading the old
Sanskrit scripts. Based on my research, I wrote the first prose book on the day-to-day temple ritual called Sri Padmatantra Prayogam. I even started my own press Sri Raghavasimham Press in the 80s. Through the years, I have been writing and printing my own books,”
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