Digamber Jain Mandir Nirman Project
Digamber Jain Mandir Melbourne Project
Project update: Digamber Jain Mandir Nirman Progress update - September 2021
With the Aashirvad of Dev, Shastra & Guru and with the support of the Melbourne Jain Community, DJSM is pleased to announce that the plan to have the first ever Digamber Jain Mandirji in Melbourne, Australia have been commenced.
To realise this dream, Sadharmiks in the community have resolved effective 27th November 2019 onwards to Upvaas/Ekasan everyday until MandirJi Nirmaan is completed..
With good effects of this, the land for the Mandir ji have been identified and the procurement is in process.
The estimated total cost of this project is about AUD $5 Million (Approx. INR 25 Crore*)
Phase 1 (Land Procurement)
The phase 1 of this auspicious project involves the procurement of the land for Mandirji. The land settlement is complete on August 17, 2020.
Money Raised So Far
Shortfall (Phase 1)
Details of this project
The location is in the suburb of Rowville, 30 mins drive from Melbourne City centre (CBD area) and is easily reachable by public transport.
The total land size is about 3000 sqm (approx 0.75 acre).
Location: 1059 Wellington Road, Rowville, VIC 3178
The settlement of land for this auspicious project is completed on 17th August 2020.
The Proposed timeline to complete construction of the very first Digamber Jain temple in Melbourne is by December, 2023.
The current proposed time line for the construction is dependent of the available funds and necessary compliance by the Government of Australia.
The cost of the whole project is estimated to be around AUD $5 Million (~ INR 25 Crore).
The first stage for this project is the land acquisition which is due by 17 August 2020.
The cost of the land is AUD $1.3 Million (~INR 7 Crore)
The proposed plan for this project contains creation of following –
- Veetrag Dev’s Jin Pratima
- VediJi with Parikrama path
- Maan StambhJi
- Swadhayay hall
- Dining hall
- Change Room
- Guest rooms
- Car park
This is a great opportunity to participate in this auspicious project. Your support will help us to spread Jain message of non-violence and reverence for all life, non-attachment to the material world, pluralism and introspection, calmness of self and spiritual liberation by self-effort. This is the real investment for us and our future generations in years to come.
Donations are available using following mediums:
- Direct Bank transfers
- Using PayPal
- Using ShoutForGood platform (powered by ANZ bank Australia)
- Cash donation
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More details on this project
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