Jains out here.?? keeping fast for 4 months..??
July 16, 2009 4:09am CST
hi all.. well, we jains have a 4month period in which our gurus stay a at given place for 4 months..there they preach the neighbouring people about Non-violence and Love for all along with the Jain scriptures..!!! most jains, the HAVE DINNER BEFORE SUNSET and TRY TO VISIT GURUS ON DAILY BASIS..this is called CHAUMASA ( CHAU - FOUR , MASA- MONTHS)... its during the rainy season here, so that THEY DONT STEP ON SMALL CREATURES TOO..!! they teach praying and many things to the jains and non-jains alike..!!!