- नमो अरिहंताणं
- नमो सिद्धाणं
- नमो आयरियाणं
- नमो उवज्झायणं
- नमो लोए सव्व साहूणं
- एसो पंच णमोक्कारो,
- सव्व पावप्प णासणो
- मंगलाणं च सव्वेसिं,
- पडमम हवई मंगलं
JIWO has been
created to empower the Jain Women. And provide a platform where all JAIN women regardless of their firkas and
faith can converge to create a powerful movement for benefit of all.
Imparting proper values and sanskars to our children not only helps the
family but the community and society at large. That’s Jainism treats woman and man as equal and are two sides of
the same coin.
To empower women in social, academic and economic fields and to enhance their Self- Esteem and
Self – Reliance.
JIWO is committed to develop
a platform to implement various activities and programs to strengthen the socio- economic status of women. It
aims to empower women worldwide to achieve transformation through Leadership, Technology and Economic
JIWO will provide opportunities to women of all ages for their personal growth, participation
in economic activity, up gradation of personal and professional skills in order to help them professionally as
well as the noble task of caring for the family and good upbringing of their children. All this will help
them contribute of family values as well as for spiritual enhancement of the society.
JIWO aims at Education (
Shiksha), Service ( Seva), Values (Sanskar), Security (Suraksha), and self Reliance ( Swalamban ). When these
five “S” are taken care of , it will help women to grow and at the same time the community and the society will
As part of Seva, JIWO shall
organize medical camps, health check up camps, Marriage Bureaus, Blood Banks , organize seminars on Jainism and
promote Jain and Vegetarian food with a view to impart proper sanskar. Jain girls would be given
scholarships for higher education; they would be encouraged to take up journalism and would be trained in the
field. JIWO would also be training Jain Women in good parenting.
Keeping in mind the
importance of economic empowerment of women, JIWO will run special courses for development of skills. Cottage /
Home industries form an important part of women’s financial growth. Our Jain women will be given proper guidance
and training. Women will be trained by JIWO for financial management.
The aspect of women’s
security (Financial and physical) would be taken care of by JIWO by giving them legal counseling, medical aid
and psychological counseling.
JIWO’s aim is to help women
of all age groups by encouraging them to enhance their abilities and capabilities through networking, seminars
and job opportunities.
As a part of special skills
development programs, JIWO will conduct career counseling, time and stress management programs, marriage bureau
and education about Jainism for women in the age group of 20-40 year.
JIWO will help JIWO towards
implementing their various programs.
Any Jain Women can associate
with JIWO and its activities by giving time, skills, knowledge and finance.
JIWO dares to dream big and
has the potential and the zeal to fulfill that dream for the betterment of society.
JIWO with it’s primary
objectives of Seva(Service), Shiksha(Education),Suraksha
Swawlamban(Self Reliance) and Sanskara(Values) has been catalyst in
organizing many programs and
plans to take many more leads.
To fulfill this objective, the first project under Seva
JIWO-Mumbai had organized Health
Check up of Women at Saifee Hospital which will enable
women to ward off diseases and prevent
any future Health problems. Future plans include:
Training courses in Alternative Medicines like Yoga,
Vigyan, Water & Colour therapy etc. to save women from ill effects of
Blood banks and also Directory of Blood donors.
Organizing more Medical check up Camps, lectures on various Health
Starting Hostel for women.
Spreading awareness about Beauty without Cruelty by arranging film
Offer Scholarships to bright girl students.
Start Institutions offering Value based Education.
Popularize Jain food by arranging Jain Food Festivals.
To motivate Girls to join IAS / IPS and Judiciary.
To conduct courses on Personality Development, Public
Speaking, Time Management,
Effective Decision Making, Negotiation skills etc.
Training sessions on Self Defense for
Talks by eminent lawyers on Rights of Women under different Laws
Seminar on Disaster Management.
Short courses on First Aid & Home Nursing.
Lectures by Police & Fire Dept. on precautionary measures for
safety of Women
Free Legal Counseling Cell.
To develop & encourage Entrepreneurship amongst Women, JIWO
very nominal rate at Multi Trade Fair organized by JITO in January, 2008.
Conducting Training Sessions for developing Entrepreneurial skills in women by inviting eminent speakers.
Conducting short Term skills and vocational courses on various
Mehendi, fashion designs, interior design etc. to enable Women to work
along with taking care of family.
Conducting Training sessions on Manufacturing and Marketing
of various Gruh
Organize lectures by eminent speakers on topics like Banking, Finance, Insurance
etc. and guiding them to obtain Finance from Govt. & Banks under different
Organize Workshops on procedure and Formalities for setting up
Set up self help Groups.
Set up Micro Financing Schemes.
Conduct Training programs for children where they will be taught
Discipline, Our rich Culture & Heritage, and
features of Jain Religion in interesting
Organize Competitions, contests etc. to promote and create