Young Jains Residential Retreat 2018

Who do I want to be? #Escape #Explore #Experiment Date: 15th – 17th June 2018 Venue: Buckland Hall, Brecon Beacons National Park We are very excited to announce the YJ Residential Retreat, which will take place at Buckland Hall, Brecon Beacons National Park. This is a fun filled weekend to…

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Young Jains Residential Retreat 2018

Who do I want to be? #Escape #Explore #Experiment Date: 15th – 17th June 2018 Venue: Buckland Hall, Brecon Beacons National Park We are very excited to announce the YJ Residential Retreat, which will take place at Buckland Hall, Brecon Beacons National Park. This is a fun filled weekend to…

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Young Jains Residential Retreat 2018

Who do I want to be? #Escape #Explore #Experiment Date: 15th – 17th June 2018 Venue: Buckland Hall, Brecon Beacons National Park We are very excited to announce the YJ Residential Retreat, which will take place at Buckland Hall, Brecon Beacons National Park. This is a fun filled weekend to…

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Diwali Rangoli 2017

Feedback from participants: “We really enjoyed the session. It was a joy to be in the moment and take part and see everyone focus, be creative and mindful. The participants were all great. Anilbhai and family were superb and highly encouraging all.” “It was definitely a great event. Anilbhai and…

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Veganuary speak to the Jain Community

An inspiring event on Sunday afternoon with Jane Land & Matthew Glover, founders of Veganuary, hosted by Young Jains UK. We found out how Jane & Matthew learned about the role of Jainism in the history of vegetarianism via Ian McDonald‘s The Vegan Option podcasts. We learned about the struggles that Veganuary had in its early years. But we…

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Annual Countryside Retreat 2017

Between 30th June – 2nd July, 25 people came together on this spectacular countryside retreat to the Marist Centre in Gloucestershire where we explored Jain Dharma and spirituality in a fun environment. It was an opportunity to retreat, to go inwards, stay in the present, to treat oneself to new…

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Fasting & Health in Jainism – with Dr Jina Shah

Jains have been fasting for thousands of years. There is a lot of accumulated wisdom about the benefits of fasting in the Jain community. But stories of negative health effects occasionally surface too. Scientists have recently begun to take an interest in fasting and started to research the health effects.…

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Past Events 2017

2017 Events In addition to the Young Jains regular events of Sweet Harmony, Yoga and Feeding the Homeless, the below events have also been organised, planned and delivered by Young Jains throughout 2017. Young Jains Supports Crisis at Christmas In the western world, Christmas brings a great sense of festivities…

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Young Jains Membership Form

We are delighted that you wish to join the ‘YJ Family’. More information and benefits of becoming a member. We have TWO different membership types for you to choose from: – Individual Annual membership – £15.00 – Individual Life membership – £75.00 Please email info@youngjains.org.uk if you have any queries.…

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Committee 2017 – 2018

Executive Committee President – Mihir Shah Vice President – Vishal Shah Secretary – Megna Shah Treasurer – Sahil Rupani Committee Members: Anuja Shah Jilna Shah Priya Shah Samil Shah Serena Shah Shenal Shah Non-Executive Committee Ashik Shah Manjri Shah Mukul Shah Shaileen Shah Suraj Shah

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