In Bihar, Mahavir Jayanti is being celebrated with religious fervour and gaiety. The main function has been organized at Kundalpur, the birthplace of Lord Mahavir in Nalanda district of the state.
Pilgrims across the country and the globe are celebrating the birth anniversary of Lord Mahavir at Kundalpur. This religious place is situated 3 KM from Nalanda.
Jain devotees took part in Shobha yatra procession this morning. A special puja is being observed at Digambar Jain temple in which a large number of devotees are participating. Dugdabhishek of the statue of Bhagwan Mahavir was also performed amid chanting of mantras.
On this occasion, Digambar temple has been decorated nicely. Birth anniversary of Mahavir is also being celebrated at Pawapuri. Two days Kundalpur Mahotsav has also been organized to commemorate a birthday celebration. (AIR NEWS)