Jai Jinendra! On this page, you’ll find an array of content, resources, and projects geared towards building community. We have publications where we share inspiring people, projects to connect members with common interests, and a podcast where we discuss philosophy. Feel free to reach out to us with feedback at [email protected] — we’d love to hear from you!
Learn & Understand
A platform to unite the voices of Jains across North America, celebrating our community while sharing our perspectives and experiences with self-discovery.
Our biweekly email newsletter featuring the latest updates and events from around the community.
A podcast where the hosts attempt to answer the unanswerable, exploring metaphysics with scientific, religious, ethical, and philosophical perspectives.
A way to chat with your fellow young Jains about any topic, religion-related or otherwise. Discuss, comment, and dive into conversation like never before! Hosted on Facebook.
A platform to practice social entrepreneurship and problem solving. JIA periodically hosts hackathons and workshops — click to learn more!
College-level support and engagement for Jain student organizations, helping college students get involved on their campus and meet together to discuss Jain topics, volunteer, and have fun!
As our organization grows, we want this database to reflect the professional skills of our diverse community. We believe this tool will help members from high school seniors seeking college application advice to experienced professionals looking for networking opportunities for years to come. YJA is currently updating the database.
Please reach out to [email protected] if you have any questions or would like your information updated!
Are you looking for a quick and easy Jain recipe to try out at home? Or a more complicated one to impress your friends? We’ve compiled a list of great resources for you to check out. Also, take a look at our growing list of secret ingredients to watch out for in the grocery store. We’re always open to input, so send us your suggestions at [email protected]. Bon Appetit!
Whether you are currently (or are thinking about becoming) a Jain-vegetarian/vegan, are traveling and want to explore food options available to you in the area, or are looking to try something new, YJA Restaurants can help you find a restaurant through our ever-expanding database.
Our very popular webinar presentations are available below. Interested in hosting a Jain educational webinar? Or have a topic you’d like to see discussed? Please e-mail us at [email protected] — we would love to hear from you!