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જીવન માં જે વાત ભૂખ્યું પેટ અને ખાલી ખિસ્સું શીખવે છે, તે વાત કોઈ શિક્ષક પણ ના શીખવી શકે

There occur important events in the life of all the venerable tirthankaras, the supreme saviours of living beings, who possessed extraordinary personality/The events are called kalyanaka (auspicious events). These auspicious events are instrumental in bringing to living beings spiritual welfare.

In the life of every tirthankara there occur five auspicious events. They are : conception (or descent in the womb of the mother), birth, renunciation, enlightenment and final death. Regarding the five auspicious events in the life of venerable Mahavira, we give below the information as to when and where they occurred
 

Samavasarana - The celestial assembly

Name The time from present Before Vikrama Era The year before Christ Day Gujarati Month Place The state
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Auspicious
occasion of
descent
before 2569
years,
9 months
and 7 1/2 days
544 600 B.C. Ashadh Shukla
Paksha 6th day
Brahmin
kundagam
Nagara
The state
of Videha
[N.Bihar]
Auspicious
occasion of
birth
before
2569
years
543 599 B.C. Chaitra Shukla
Paksha 13th day
Kshatriya
kundagam
Nagara
The state
of Videha
[N.Bihar]
Auspicious
occasion of
initiation
before
2539
years
513 569 B.C. Kartik Krishna
Paksha
10th day 
Kshatriya
kundagam
Nagara
The state
of Videha
[N.Bihar]
Auspicious
occasion of
absolute
enlightenment
the state of
omniscience
before
2527
years
501 557 B.C. Vaishakh Shukla
Paksha
10th day
The town
of Jrim-
bhika (on
the bank
of the river
Rujuvalika
Present
state of
Bihar
Physical
redemption
Nirvana i.e. 
end of 
earthly life
before 
2497 
years
471 527 B.C Aso
Krishna
Paksha
Last day
[Amavas]
Pavapuri Present
state of
Bihar