Young Jains UK is a non-sectarian organisation that encourages the discussion and exploration of Jain philosophy, spirituality and its practical importance to life. Formed in 1987, it is an independent non-profit making charitable organisation (registered charity no 1005856).

Activities include discussions, retreats, debates, quiz nights, musical evenings, study sessions, conventions, etc. which are held on various themes and topics including: understanding Jain principles, ethics, the environment, debating social concerns, health matters, visiting temples and increasing awareness about other faiths.

Young Jains provides an opportunity for its members to be actively involved in delivering events and develop skills that are applicable to all aspects of life. Everyone is most welcome to the Young Jains Experience regardless of age, caste, nationality, faith, etc.



Upcoming Events: 


Date: Sunday 30th April 2017
Venue: Shishukunj Bhavan, 25-27 High St, Edgware HA8 7EE
Time: 12:30pm – 5:00pm

Young Jains would like to invite its members to the 2017 AGM to share its success over the past year. Lunch will be provided.

Want to contribute to your community, have an interest in Jainism, meet like-minded people and have some fun? Then come along and you could be part of the next YJ committee!

Note: You need to be a member to attend. Please e-mail Samil Shah at to confirm your attendance by 23rd April 2017. If you have any questions please do get in touch with any member of the Executive Committee.


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