On Thursday, the 2nd of April 2015, the Jains India Trust and the SJNS Jain Group of Schools had organized an Ahimsa and Peace Rally at Marina Beach on the occasion of the Mahaveer Jayanthi to spread the teachings of Bhagwan Mahaveer for universal peace. The Rally commenced from the Mahatma Gandhi Statue located opposite IG’s office and reached Anna Square. The Rally, attended by nearly 3000 School children from various schools in the City, was flagged off by Madras High Court Judges Hon’ble Justice Sri. S. Vaidyanathan and Justice Sri. R. Mahadevan at 7.00 a.m. The children carried the placards depicting the preaching of Bhagwan Mahveer.
The Rally was attended by Sri. N. Sugalchand Jain, Correspondent of SJNS Jain Group of Schools, Sri. S. Vinodh Kumar, Joint Correspondent of SJNS Jain Group of Schools, Sri Kailashmull Dugar, Sri. Jayes Dolia and a number of eminent citizens of the City apart from the heads of the Educational Institutions.