Jain Study Center of North Carolina
509 Carriage Woods Circle, Cary, NC 27513 U.S.A.
Phone/Fax (919) 859-4994
A tax-exempt, non-profit religious organization established 1979. Federal Tax-exempt ID: 56-1305715
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Planned Activities

Monthly Meetings

The community holds its monthly meetings at the Hindu Temple in Morrisville, NC. At the meeting, various activities, such as stavans, religious discourses, educational activites for children (Pathshala) are performed.

Following is the layout of a typical monthly meeting's proceedings:

  10:45 am Prayer/Stavans
  11:00 am Administrative/Committee Announcements
  11:15 am Adult Discourse/Discussion
  12:30 am Item(s) / Presentation(s) by Pathshala children
  12:45 pm Aarti
  01:00 pm Lunch

To view all of the planned monthly meeting dates click on Events link on the left:


Mahavir Jayanti

JSCNC celebrates Mahavir Jayanti every year around Spring time at the main Hindu Hall in Morrisville. Click on Events link on the left for specific dates.



JSCNC celebrates Paryushan every year. Various activities are planned including Puja, reciting of Stavans (Bhavana) and Samvatsari Pratikraman. Click on Events link on the left for specific dates.


Pathshala for Children

The Pathshala classes take place every first and third Sundays of the month from 10:45 am - 12:15 pm. If you plan to attend and/or need more information, please call Mrs. Rita Lodaya at 919.240.5564, Mrs. Sejal Shah at 919.845.9593 or Mrs. Shweta Shah at 919.678.9475 or send an e-mail to JSCNCpathshala@gmail.com.


Weekly Swadhyaya

Weekly Swadhyayas are every Monday evening at 5:30 pm. If you wish to attend or get more information on topics of discussion, please call Harshadbhai Shah at 919.341.8894.


Weekly Mahavir Puja

Weekly Puja is held at the Hindu Temple every Saturday morning at 10:00 am. Feel free to attend the Puja on any or every Saturday.