Mahavira

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Mahavira
Known for twenty-fourth tirthankara

Mahavira:

see JainismJainism
[i.e., the religion of Jina], religious system of India practiced by about 5,000,000 persons. Jainism, Ajivika, and Buddhism arose in the 6th cent. B.C. as protests against the overdeveloped ritualism of Hinduism, particularly its sacrificial cults, and the authority of
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The march that began from the city's Ramleela Maidan culminated into a public meeting at Mahaveer School where Jain Saints addressed the protesters.
Mini garg, Anand varadarajan, mahaveer ketawat and Venkat paruchuri Garu welcomed the participants and enthusiasts by lighting the lamp.
I would also love to see a set that includes a Coventry Bhangra supergroup including Taz, Panjabi MC, Coventry born Dhol master Mahaveer 'Mitch' Hyare, Bally Sagoo and Navin Kundra with a guest appearance from Nev Staple.
The artificial limbs are provided by the Bhagwan Mahaveer Viklang Sahayata Samity (BMVSS), an India based organization based at Jaipur.
During his college in Bangalore he also represented the Indian university tournaments and hails from the same college - Mahaveer Jain College - former India cricketer Robin Uthappa and Indian swimming sensation Shikha Tandon studied.
Sangeeta Kapoor, Teerthanker Mahaveer Medical College & Research Centre, Moradabad, India
Mudgal is Registrar & Professor, Teerthanker Mahaveer University, Moradabad, 244001.
Rashmi Uppal will perform Kathak dance, accompanied by musicians Yoesh Gangani on tabla, Mahaveer Gangani on pakhavaj and vocalist Samiullah Khan.
Best Children's Film - Dekh Indian Circus (Hindi) Producer: Mahaveer Jain (Swarna Kamal medal and Rs 1,50,000), Dir: Mangesh Hadawale (Swarna Kamal medal and Rs 1,50,000)
Noted poet Gemini Haryanvi, Baldeo Purushatrth (IAS, Punjab Cadre), KW Shristi Group (Housing Developer), Teerthankar Mahaveer University, Amrita Cheema (Youngest producer of films in the world), Late Alfred D'Cruz (First Indian editor of Times of India), Amarjit Singh Mehta, chairman of Padam Group (Automobiles) were also honoured at the function.
Police also used force in Mahaveer Akhara hamlet in the Rasra area of Ballia district after some local residents indulged in sloganeering.
b) Vice Chancellor, Teerthanker Mahaveer University, India, and