Jain Vishva Bharati Institute (Deemed University)
Promoting Value Education
Jain Vishva Bharati Institute (JVBI) is committed to provide highest quality of educational services to the utmost satisfaction of the students and give them an opportunity to cultivate an integrated personality blended with spirituality and moral values.
JVBI was established with the inspiration of Gurudev Tulsi in Ladnun, Dist Nagaur, Rajasthan. In 1991, Government of India notified JVBI as Deemed-to-be University under Section 3 of University Grants Commission Act, 1956. The Institute continues to be housed in the common campus of its parent body organization Jain Vishva Bharati. Gurudev Shri Tulsi remained its first constitutional Anushasta (moral and spiritual guide) followed by Acharya Shri Mahaprajna as its second Anushasta. Acharya Mahashraman is its present Anushasta. The goal of the JVBI is has been clearly spelt out in the Preamble of its Constitution (Memorandum and Articles of Association) which reads as under:
"The Jain Vishva Bharati Institute is an endeavour in the direction of putting into practice, promote and propagate the high ideals of Anekant, Ahimsa, Tolerance and Peaceful Co-existence for the weal of the mankind. We, the members of the Jain Vishva Bharati, therefore resolve to constitute and establish the said University of Advanced Studies, Research & Training in Jainology in the context of comparative studies in Indology, World Religions, Ahimsa and World Peace."
Even though the town (Ladnun) is located in an arid zone, the campus is full of greenery with parks, peacocks and gardens. It is like an oasis in the middle of the desert. The environment is free from noise and pollution. The spiritual ambiance of the campus provides a peaceful atmosphere of the traditional “Gurukul”, which is the ideal for studies and research. The academic environment on the campus fosters self-discipline, promotes quality of life and commitment to higher values.
In today's competitive world JVBI provides training for the improvement of communication skills, interpersonal relations, art of negotiation, decision making, development of self-confidence etc. for making the students able to stand in all challenging situations.
The City LADNUN
Rajasthan is a magical landset amidst the desolate desert beauty. It is synonymous with romance and chivalry and is immensely rich in culture, history and natural beauty. Everything about Rajasthan fascinates from miles of golden stretches of sand to the kaleidoscope of magnificent forts, opulent palaces and marvelous havelies, each a splendid architectural creation having a legend of its own. The cities of Rajasthan still retain the medieval flavour keeping alive the timeless traditions in the rich art and craft.
Ladnun, the city situated in Nagaur District is famous for Jain temples of exquisite marble work, old Dargah of Umarshah Peer and other ancient temples of pilgrimage and architectural importance and above all for Jain Vishva Bharati Institute. It is the birth place of a great legendary and visionary Jain seer and saint Acharya Tulsi. The excursions from Ladnun within 40-45 kms are Dungar Balaji, Salasar Balaji Dham, Tirupati Balaji at Sujangarh. Ladnun is well connected by road from Delhi, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Bikaner, Ajmer and Ahmedabad and by rail services from Delhi via Ratangarh on the Delhi-Bikaner route or via Kuchaman-Degana on the Delhi-Jodhpur route.