Our 2020 Vision: Progressing with Purpose
Dallas, TX
July 2 - 5

About YJA

Every two years, YJA brings together hundreds of Jains from across the country to learn together and build long-lasting friendships. With thought-provoking speakers, engaging social events, and numerous networking opportunities, we're excited to celebrate YJA's 28th anniversary by bringing the convention experience of a lifetime to Dallas, TX. There are a limited number of spaces to attend YJA 2020.








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Daytime Programming

Welcome to Daytime Programming at the 2020 Young Jains of America (YJA) Convention -- where 800 young Jains from around the world will come together to engage on various topics related to Jain philosophy and values. Featuring engaging and inspirational speakers, we aim to prompt reflection, spark discussion, and inspire personal, professional, and spiritual growth for all attendees through our programming!

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Social Events

Join us in Dallas at the 2020 YJA Convention for a weekend of social events that have never been experienced before! Start the weekend with our own version of a Texas State Fair at the YJA Carnival, where you’ll reunite with old friends and connect with new ones! And for the first time ever, the Social Programming Committee is excited to give a special welcome to new attendees by connecting them with other first-timers.

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Jain Networking Forum

Jain Networking Forum (JNF) aims to help young Jains between the ages of 21-29 grow professionally, spiritually, and personally while giving them the tools to cultivate positive change in their own communities. Through our programming, we hope to provide attendees a unique chance to challenge their thinking and develop professional goals via interactive daytime sessions and networking opportunities.

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