Bhabhu


Bhabhuji Rathi was the treasurer in the state of Ratanpur. One day a cobra bit the king. Acharya Shri Jindutta Suri cured him by means of Mantras, Bhabhuji was impressd with the Acharyaji and converted himself to the Oswal creed. His gotra was named Bhabhu. There are many families of Bhabhu residing in Punjab and Haryana these days. This gotra Bhabhu is found in Bafna, Parakh and in Daga gotras. Kuldevi of Bhabhu Bafna and Parakh is Sachyaya Mata of Osiyan. Kuldevi of Bhabhu Daga is Ashapura Mata.

 

Bhabhu Shri Jaswantrai – Hoshiyarpur. (Punjab)

            He took active part in the rejuvenation of the old jain temples. He had a good knpwledge of Hindi, Urdu, Farsi and English. He edited ‘Shri Atmanand Jain’ a Monthly magazine for many years. He also published many books, sch as ‘Murti-Mandal’, ‘Chicago questionaire’ He remained Secretary of All India Kain Swetamber Conference for years.

            In V. 1970 he settled at Delhi. And looked to the management of the Hastinapur Tirth. He played very important role in uniting all the Oswals of India by extending marriage proposals to distant living families. Till that time Punjabi Oswals were not married to Marwaris, but he gave in marriage his Punjabi son to a Marwari girl of Delhi. After that many Punjabi families resideing in Gujranawala, Jammu, Ludhiana, Hoshiyarpur Ambala etc. created marriage relations with the Marwari families.

 

Bhabhu Lala Nemidas - Ambala

            He was the youngest son of Lala Jagtumal. He was born in V. 1961. He was honorary secretary of Atmanand Jain Sabha of Punjab and Executive member of Jain High School, Ambala, Gujranawala Gurukul Committee, and Hastinapur Tirth Committee. He was the Director of Ambala Chamber of Commerce, and Shakti Insurance Company. He was the President of Jain Reading Room and Manager of Jagtumal Jain Ausdhalaya.

Kul Devi:

Jagat Bhawaani Shree Ashapura Devi/ Maa Shakambari


‘'kfDr dh izfreku ‘'kkdEHkjh nsoh pkSgku jktiwrksa dh dqynsoh ekuh tkrh gSA ,slk ekuk tkrk gS fd ‘kkdEHkjh ekrk dh Ñik ls gh ‘'kkdEHkjh uxj ¼lkaHkj½ dk fuekZ.k gqvk vkSj pkSgku lkezkT; dh LFkkiuk gqbZA

      ,d ekU;rk ds vuqlkj ,d fnu ekrk ‘'kkdEHkjh us jktk oklqnso pkSgku dks ojnku fn;k fd izkr% le; LFkku dj ‘'osr oL= /kkj.k dj esjk ¼’kkdEHkjh nsoh½ Lej.k dj ‘'osr v’o ij lokj gksdj lw;ksZn; ds le; iwohZ }kj ls fudy dj fnu Hkj eas ftruh tehu dks ?ksj dj lw;kZLr ds iwoZ if’pe }kj ls nqxZ esa izos’k djksxs rks og leLr Hkwfe pk¡nh dh [kku gks tk,xh] exj /;ku j[kuk var rd ihNs ?kwe dj ugh ns[kukA jktk oklqnso us ekrk ds vkns’kkuqlkj fo’kky {ks= dks ?ksj fy;k fdUrq la/;k csyk esa izos’k djrs le; ihNs ns[k fy;kA ekrk ‘'kkdEHkjh ihNs&ihNs vk jgh FkhA ekrk us dgk ^oRl] rqeus ihNs ns[kdj vuFkZ dj fn;kA vc ;g pkanh dh [kku uked dh [kku cu xbZ gSA* dgkor izfl) Hkh gS% ßyw.k pkSgku jks] vUu Hkxoku jksÞ

      ,d f’kykys[k ds vuqlkj foØe laor~ 1030 esa flagjkt pkSgku lakHkj dk lezkV cukA flagjkt ds HkkbZ dk uke y{e.k FkkA

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      ekrk us jkt esa LoIu esa y{e.k dks n’kZu fn;s vkSj vk’khZokn fn;k ßiw= fujk’k er gks] izkr% le; ekyo izns’k ls vla[; ?kksM+s b/kj vk,saxs] rqe mu ij dslj fefJr ty fNVd nsuk ftlls mudk izkÑfrd jax cny tk,xk vkSj rqe mudh ,d vt; lsuk rS;kj dj ysukAÞ ek¡ dh vlhe Ñik ls y{e.k ukMksy dk ‘'kkld gqvkA

      MkW- n’kjFk ‘'kekZ ds vuqlkj bu ?kksM+ksa dh la[;k 12000 crk;h vkSj eqFkk us.klh us 18000 la[;k crk;hA dqy nsoh us y{e.k dh vk’kkvksa dh iwfrZ dh] vr% ;gh ‘'kkdEHkjh nsoh ukMkSy dh vk’kkiqjk ekrk ds uke ls fo[;kr gqbZA vk’kkiqjk ekrk ds eafnj esa pS= vkSj vkf’ou ds uojkf= ds vfrfjDr ek?k ‘'kqDyk f}rh;k dks Hkh ioZ euk;k tkrk gSA bl eafnj dk fuekZ.k yk[kuflag pkSgku us fd;k] blfy;s bl fnu nsoh egksRlo vkSj yk[kuflag pkSgku dk tUeksRlo euk;k tkkrk gSA

      ukMkSy jkuh LVs’ku ls 21 fdyksehVj nwjh ij fLFkr gSA ;gk¡ ;kf=;ksa ds Bgjus vkSj Hkkstu dh lqfo/kk,¡ miyC/k gSA ;gk¡ Hk.Mkjh ¼vksloky½] pkSgku jktiwrksa] dyky vkSj ljxjk vkfn dh /keZ’kkyk,¡ gSa ftudk lapkyu VªLV djrk gSA

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