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Prominent Jains


World's most active and most famous Jains, known for their great work.

1. Shri Veerendra Heggade, Dharmadhikari, Dharmsthal, (Karnatak, India)

2. Claudia Pastorino, Pop Singer and Writer, Italy

3. Pierre AMIEL, Writer and Activist, France

4. Michael Tobias, Producer, Director and Writer, Hollywood

5. Yashwant Malaiya, Living Encyclopedia of Jainism, Colorado, USA

6. Ravindra Jain, Music Director, Mumbai, India

7. S.A. Bhuvanendra Kumar, Jain Scholar & Editor, Canada

8. L.M. Singhavi, Former Indian Ambassador to UK, Member of Parliament

9. Dr. Kalyan Gangwal, Jain Activist, Pune, India

10. Kallappa Anna Awade, Leading personality in Co-Operative movement, Maharashtra

11. Dr. Hemlata Pokharna, Scholar & Doctor, Chicago, USA

12. Suraj Barjatya, Film Producer & Director, Mumbai, India

13. Smt. Indu Jain, Businessperson & Jain Activist, New Delhi, India

14. Smt. Indumati Awade, first woman to found Asia's first co-operative......

15. Bapusaheb Patil, Industrialist and activist. Mumbai, India

16. Dr. Tansukh Salgia, Jain Activist, USA

17. Shrenik Annadate, Editor and Scholar, Mumbai, India

18. Milind Phade, Social worker, Pune, India

19. Pallavi Kasliwal, Magician

20. K. Lal , Magician

21. Dr. Urjita Jain , Medical Industrialist

22. Deepak Chougule ,Cricketer

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