What Is Mahavir Jayanti?What Is the holiday Mahavir Jayanti exactly about? Which cultures observe Mahavir Jayanti? What is the meanings and traditions behind What Is Mahavir Jayanti?
According to the times of India, it is celebrated by the Jain community and commemorates the birth of Lard Mahavira, founder of Janism. He preached nonviolence towards all living things.
Jayanti means birthday in India and Mahavir was the 23rd saint (and the most important one) of the Jains. Mahavir Jayanti is celebrating his birthday.
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