Jaora: A large number of Jain devotees gathered in Bharatpur on Monday to celebrate the 81st birthday of Acharya Jayantsen Surishwarji. The grand celebrations were organised under the joint aegis of Sondharm Brahtpogachheya Tristutik Jain Shwetambar Shri Sangh and Shri Rajrajendra Vatika Parmathik Trust. Guna Anuwad Sabha senior Nityanand Vijay, Siddharatna Vijay, Nipun Ratna Vijay and others sought Acharya’s blessings and prayed for his long life. A book launch session was also organised during the celebrations where Acharya launched Jayant Jyoti Patrika along with other books. Jaora MLA Dr Rajendra Pandey, Mungaoli MLA Mahendra Singh, Ratlam MLA Chetanya Kashyap’s son Siddharth Kashyap, vatika president Indarmal Daseda and others were also present on the occasion.