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Propounding the path of Bhagwan Mahavira, the founder of Shrimad Rajchandra Mission
Dharampur, Pujya Gurudevshri Rakeshbhai is a spiritual visionary and a modern day mystic. An embodiment of universal compassion. He has touched thousands of lives in various countries through enlightening discourses and an array of meditation retreats steering a multitude of souls towards a spiritual way of life. His preaching inspires one to rise above religious dogma and focus on the Eternal.  At present the Mission has 87 centres spread across the globe in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. His divine benevolence has uplifted numerous underprivileged lives through the 10-fold Love and Care Programme which includes health, educational, child, woman, tribal, community, humanitarian, animal, environmental and emergency relief care activities.

His unconditional love and effective guidance has transformed multitudes of youngsters. He has also engineered Shrimad Rajchandra Divinetouch, a journey of inner awakening for children. Around 250 centres worldwide mould the youth and children, shaping a brighter future for them.

Pujya Gurudevshri graced Los Angeles from June 17 to 20. A grand celebration commemorating His Golden Jubilee Year was organized at the Jain Center of Southern California.

The celebrations included energetic dedications followed by the screening of a riveting film, Unmoved Mover – A Mystic and His Mission on the life of Pujya Gurudevshri. The event was graced by many eminent personalities who felicitated the Gurudevshri, including International Vice President of Jain Social Group Federation & Beverly Hills chapter Founder President Rajendra Vora, Manubhai Rikaben Shah of Sarva Mangal Trust, Corona City Councilmember Randy Fox, Sister Gita from Brahma Kumaris, Bharatsinh Zala, Divyesh Patel, Ghanshyamsinh Zala and Kanubhai Patel from Swaminarayan Temple Chino Hills.

Sister Gita of Brahma Kumaris welcomed Gurudevshri and shared with the audience that she is only a day older then Gurudevshri Rakeshbhai and requested Gurudevshri to visit more often to Los Angeles in spreading the message of Jainism.

Rajendra Vora whose great grandmother Jabakben was Shrimad Rajchandra’s younger sister also welcomed Gurudevshri. “Today I am very fortunate to witness the celebrations & Unmoved Mover film; watching it at the Trustee’s home of Shrimad Rajchandra Mission Dharampur-USA Mahesh; Usha Wadher” he added and presented U.S. Congressional Recognition to Gurudevshri Rakeshbhai Jhaveri.

In welcoming Gurudevshri Bharatsinh Zala emphasize the strong respect bonding between Gurudevshri Pramukhswami.

Books written by Gurudevshri were also launched on the occasion and presented to dignitaries. Having elevated seekers, Pujya Gurudevshri proceeded to his next destination on the dharmayatra.

Vandana Kumar

Vandana Kumar is a publishing executive with a 35-year track record in the industry. She leads the India Currents Foundation as President and CEO. As a new immigrant, she co-founded India Currents magazine...