Ujjain : Jain Sadhvi Chandan Prabha, will become Maha Mandleshwar of Juna akhara during the upcoming Simhastha mela. It will be first time a Jain sadhwi will be given title of Maha mandleshwar by a sanyasi akhara. Sadhwi Prabha on Tuesday arrived in the city and tool blessings of Acharya Pithadhish of Juna akhara Swami Avadheshananda Giri.
Upon her arrival the sanyasis changed her turban make and she was tied with Sanyasi style of turban. Mahant Prem Giri was present on the occasion. Chandan Prabha was originally Chanchala. Now Chandan Prabha is Acharya of Chandan Parshava Padamavati Mahashakti Peeth. Talking to Free Press she said,” I believe in all religions. Lord Mahavir is incarnation of Vishnu of whom we all are creations. The 54-year-old Sadhwi had taken Diksha from Jain seer Acharya Tulsi when she was 19 years old. In year 2004 she was titled Acharya.
General Secretary of Juna akhara Mahant Hari Giri had met her in February and had offered her the title. According to the schedule fixed she will be offered her title on May 12, where Swami Avadheshananda will perform her Pattabhisheka and she will become Maha Mandleshwar.
After her entitlement a grand function will be observed at Chandan Parshava Padamavati Mahashakti Peeth of Jodhpur. The Sadhwi is planning to spread the glory of goddess Padmawati across the millions.