What are the claims of Tribals over Sammed Shikhar?

What are the claims of Tribals over Sammed Shikhar?

After the central government assured members of the Jain community that the sanctity of their holy place, Sammed Shikharji in the Parasnath Hills in Jharkhand, will be preserved, members of the Santhal Tribals in the state claimed the hill as their Marang Buru (hill deity). The Santhal Tribals is the largest tribal community in Jharkhand … Read more

‘Jains protests for Sammed Shikhar got success’, can we say that?

‘Jains protests for Sammed Shikhar got success’, can we say that?

The Modi-led central government on Thursday suspended all tourist activities on Parasnath Hill, where the Jain religious site ‘Sammed Shikharji’ is located, and ordered the Jharkhand government to immediately take all necessary measures to protect its sanctity. The Union Environment Ministry sent an office memorandum to the state in this regard on the instructions of … Read more

“Fight for Sammed Shikhar will continue till amendment in Gazette”

‘Jains protests for Sammed Shikhar got success’, can we say that?

Confusion has arisen today regarding the movement against making Sammed Shikhar a tourist destination. The news was carried by IBC 24 news channel that the Jharkhand government has announced that Sammed Shikhar will be allowed to remain a tourist destination. However, the channel neither has any byte of the Jharkhand Chief Minister nor any written … Read more

सम्मेद शिखर की लड़ाई राजपत्र में संशोधन तक जारी रहेगी: विश्व जैन संगठन

‘Jains protests for Sammed Shikhar got success’, can we say that?

सम्मेद शिखर को पर्यटन स्थल बनाने के विरोध में चल रहे आंदोलन को लेकर आज एक भ्रम की स्थिति पैदा हो गई। आईबीसी 24 न्यूज़ चैनल द्वारा खबर चलाई गई की झारखंड सरकार ने ऐलान किया है कि सम्मेद शिखर को पर्यटन स्थल ही रहने दिया जाएगा। हालांकि चैनल के पास न तो झारखंड मुख्यमंत्री … Read more

Sammed Shikhar-Parasnath hills tourism controversy, explained

Save Sammed Shikhar Protests

The government is going to promote eco-tourism in Parasnath Hills located in the Giridih district of Jharkhand so that employment opportunities can be opened for the local community there and tourism can be increased in a sustainable manner. But the people of the Jain Religion are opposing it. People of the Jain community all over … Read more

Non Veg-Alcohol at Sammed Shikhar Ji, Raged Jains Call for total Ban

sammed Shikhar ji Non Veg Alcohol Controversy

Non-Veg-Alcohol at Sammed Shikhar Ji Controversy: In Giridih, Jharkhand, Sammed Shikhar Ji is the biggest pilgrimage site of Jainism. Many Tirthankaras of Jainism attained salvation by doing penance here. People of the Jain religion, the worshipers of non-violence, come here, and they see that their pilgrimage has now become a picnic spot for the local … Read more