A National committee for celebration of 2600 years of Tirthankar Mahavir Janam
Kalayanak headed by the Prime Minister of India in its meeting held on 9th
December 2000 had, interalia, taken a decision to prepare a National Register
of Jain Manuscripts. It was decided in the meeting to focus at the following
1.Holdings of Jain Manuscripts.
2.Prepration of National register of Jain Manuscripts.
3.Promotion of Jain and Prakrit Studies.