Shravanabelagola (Karnataka), September 4, 2005: His Holiness Acharya Sri Vardhamansagarji Maharaj has called upon the Jain Samaj to consider the birth place of Acharya Sri Shanthisgarji as a sacred place and make it a point to visit it atleast once in their life time. He said that this would motivate the devotees to involve more in the religious activities. He was speaking on the occasion of the 50th death anniversary celebration of Acharya Shanthisagarji Maharaj at Shravanabelagola. He felt that it was highly impossible to forget the cotributions made by the Acharya to the Jain Dharma in the 20th century. – Jain Heritage Centres News Service (JHCNS)