Hyderabad: City Jains secure substantial rally, look for securing of divine temples
Hyderabad: Though the Central government has actually routed the Jharkhand government to not transform Shri Sammed Shikarji Tirth right into a visitor center as it drops in the eco-sensitive area of Parasnath Wildlife Sanctuary as well as Topchanchi Wildlife Sanctuary as well as safeguard the sacredness of the Jain temple, the Jain neighborhood throughout India remain to arrange rallies advising the Central government to apprehend the ones that vandalised the sanctuaries as well as likewise look for activity versus the anti-social components supposedly desecrating the spiritual Shetrunjay Tirth as well as Sammed Shikharji Tirth.
The Jain neighborhood of twin cities Hyderabad as well as Secunderabad presented a substantial rally from Pheelkhana to the Collectorate workplace on Wednesday as well as prompted the Central government to secure the 492-year- old Shetrunjay Tirth as well as likewise the Shikharji Tirth from obtaining vandalised as well as placed a restriction on the alcohol, non-vegetarian food, betting as well as hooking around the sanctuaries. Around 10,000 individuals participated in the rally. Slogans like Shetrunjay humara hai, Tirth Staan pe hinsa bandh karo were resembled near the Collectorate workplace. The Jain neighborhood sent a memorandum to the District Collector as well as provided out a couple of factors which they desire the Central government to meet.
Jain Saint Tirthsundhar Maharasaheb claimed, “We have taken out the rally in order to reach the Central government and have urged to safeguard the holy places and ban anti-social activities around the holy shrines. However, after organising country-wide rallies, the Central government has appointed a Task force in Palitana to ensure that no anti-social activities are practiced around the religious place.”
The memorandum sent to the Collector by the neighborhood provides out factors like, requiring activity versus prohibited mining tasks, alcohol dens, advancement of government come down on capitals, as well as detaining individuals that were associated with ruining Palitana on November 11, 2022, make sure there is no betting as well as hooking tasks are being done around the sanctuaries.
“The Jains all around the country are demanding action against illegal mining on the hills that is desecrating the sanctity of the region and has flagged the issue of illegal construction. Hand crafts and shops along the roads of the Holy temples should also be removed and hooch dens that have cropped up in the area need to be shut”, claimed Soudharm Bhandari, a participant of the Jain neighborhood.
Assistant Collector Venkatesh approved the memorandum as well as guaranteed that all our needs will certainly be required to the Centre as well as made certain that they are satisfied, claimed Kalpesh, a participant of the neighborhood.
Situated on the financial institutions of the Shetrunji River, around 164 feet over water level, Shetrunjay Hills is residence to around 865 Jain holy places. Also, Shikarji, the sanctuary situated on Parasnath Hills, which is the greatest hill in Jharkhand state, is necessary for the Jain neighborhood as 20 out of 24 Jain Tirthankaras together with monks acquired moksha in the area.