“Leading into the 21 century, the future of
Jainism will lie in the hands of the youth. It will
be the youth’s mission to preserve Jainism’s
rich heritage and insure its growth for future
A lot has changed over 20 years and 10 conventions. From New England to California, YJA has worked to bring together youth from across the world to help strengthen the bonds that tie together our community. In 2012, YJA will bring together Jain youth from the across the globe for the 10 biennial celebration of this noble mission set forward in 1994.