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Introduction to Agas Ashram and the Meaning of the Prayer ‘He Prabhu! He Prabhu!’

Course Number: 107
Shree Sanatan Jain Dharma, Shrimad Rajchandra Ashram in Agas was setup in 1920 by H.H.
Laghurajswami, who was a true follower of the utmost enlightened graceful Lord Shrimad
Rajchandra. We will go through the introduction of Agas Ashram and the temples that are in this
Ashram. We will also cover the meaning of each verse of the prayer ‘He Prabhu! He Prabhu!’ - a
divine poetic composition that allows the seeker to dive in self-introspection to remove the vices
from within.

Learning Objectives:
● What is Agas Ashram, who it was built by, and the significance of each temple in Agas
● Know our shortcomings, identify and acknowledge our weaknesses that prevent us from
achieving soul-liberation
● Understand the meaning of prayer ‘He Prabhu He Prabhu’, what is the main theme of
the prayer, what message is Shrimad Rajchandra trying to convey in each verse, think
about the context of the prayer
● Exercise your mind

Learning Area

Jain Philosophy, History and Anthropology

Dates and Times

Sundays October 1 – November 12, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EST