Derasar | Mandir | School
| Hospital | Places
Nearly hundred years
ago Shri Vershi Raghu has built the main Derasar.
The main God of the derasar is Chdraprabhuji
The Deri at the East Side was build by Shri
Virji Nenshi and the Deri at the West Side was
build by Veerji Malu. The inauguration of the
derasar was held in 2008 and 2017 according
to Hindu calendar.
and other Religious Places
Shri Hanuman Temple
the entrance of village there is a Shri Hanuman
Temple in Naka Fariya where devotees put candles
and oil each morning and evening.
This place is in Vad
Fariya where, in each morning and in evening the
devotees lit light. In this area there is an ancient
Banyan tree and there is a place of Maradpir.
is situated 3 km from the West Side of the village
near the beach. Here devotees put Prasad and later
enjoy swimming in the sea.
of Hajipir is at the West Side of the village. Every
year in the month of Chaitra according to Hindu
calendar they set a fair.
Shri Jakkha Dev
is in Jakkha Fariya in the village and in the first
Monday of the month Chaitra according to Hindu calander.
In this Fariya devotes does bhajans.
On the Bada-Layaja
approach road, at the end of the village, on the
riverbank this place is situated. Here the devotee
is situated near the village at the East Side on
the road towards Janakpur. The devotees of the village
does Pahedi after the day they do the Pahedi of
the Jakhha Dev on the first Monday of Chaitra according
to Hindu calendar
Shri Thakar Mandir
is build in 1950 according to Hindu calendar, and
according to Vedanta, it is build in the middle
of the village by Murji Ratanshi. Every morning
and evening the devotees do puja and light. They
also celebrate Gokulasthami and also put Dhvaja
on the same day.
Shri Bhimnath Mahadev's
is build by Vaishnav community on the west south
side of the village, nearly one km from the riverbank.
Recently Shri Jethalal Monji Khatri renovated the
Shri Ganesh Mandir
is in the community area of Hrijans of the village.
There are two upashrays in the village, one near
the Jain derasar which was build by the Mahajan
under the supervision of Shri Keshavji Ghela. (pic.7).
The second upashray is situated at Chadva Fariya
which was build by Shri Keshvji Narshi and Shri
Ganshi Aasag in the memory of Devshi Rayshi.These
upashrays are mainly used by the Jain sadhus for
lectures, Pratikraman, Pujas and other religious
activities. There is a new meditation hall built
opposite of derasar,
Bada Jain Mitr Mandal runs a nursery which helped
by "Shrimati Mulibai Bhanji Devji Educational
The Primary School
Bada Mitr Mandal runs, Shri Narshi Jadhav Kheraj
and Shri Korshi Kaya school which has 1st to 7th
standard. They also run English classes. There are
244 students right now.
Gujrat Regional Educational
Committee. They have standard from 8th to 10th.
highschool is made in the name of Matushri
Hansbai Velshi Lakamshi and Mtushri Laxmiben
Nanji Veerji, in 1992. In 1993 this school
has won the best school and the best teachers
Ramji Public Medical Clinic is run by Shri Kutch
Bada Jain Mitr Mandal at low rate. Including small
villages around Bada every year at least 12000 patients
uses this clinic.
entrance gate of Bada which is also known as "Pujya
Munishri Manek Vijayji Entrance Gate" was the
student of Parampujya Padama Vijayji Maharaj Sahab.
The sons of Matushri Jethibai Jethabhai Nensi Savla,
in her memory gave this gate to the gram panchayat.
Jethibai Jethabhai Nenshi Savla's sons Shri Keshavji
Shri Narshi Jethabhai, Shri Meghji Jethabhai
Savla and family give the building of Bus stand
to the Gram Panchayat.
Bada Jain Mitr Mandal runs the water stand near
the bus stand where tired travelers drinks water.
Shri Kunwarji Ramji Savla, Kalyanji Ramji Savla
and Ravji Ramji Savla are the doners of the water
The pigonhouse is situated on the second floor
of the building, near the derasar and opposite of
Mahajan does the Mahajan own office. ) They also
feeds dogs regularly as well as facilitate the drinking
water for the cattle. In the time of shortage animal
welfare the donors also run activities.
The library run
by Shri Kutch Bada Jain Mitr Mandal has daily newspapers,
weekly newspapers and monthly magazines and books
that are used by the villagers.
exchange is also and incoming STD center. It has
55 phone lines and village Bada is grouped with
other 8 villages by group dialing.
There is an office
of Mahajan in the village that helps religious,
social and life saving activities.
When you enter in the village you will see Shri
Monshi Thobhan guesthouse which is run by Shri Bada
Bada's Pnchayat office is run by the district
panchyat. Shri Keshvji Jethbhai Savla gave Panchayat
According to Hindu calendar Jain Mahajanwadi
was built in 1963 in the middle of the village.
The renovation of Mahajanwadi was done in 2034 according
to Hindu calendar. Mahajanwadi is for religious
and social activities.
West Side Dharmshala
Years ago Manekbai, the widow of Shri Tulsidas
Meghji of Bhatia society built Dharmshala at the
West Side of the village. This is used for the public
Near the Vugni River, situated big Topansar
pond that is full of water. This pond is used to
washed clothes and as drinking water for the animals.
There are wells of sweet water near the pond.
The encouraging youth of village started the
mitridham. Here you will notice beautiful garden
and facilities for all ages.
There is "Dharm Sindu" international
Vipashyana center in the village. This center is
among the 32 centers of the world that explains
the scientific method of meditation. They have the
big meditation hall in which 100 people can meditate
at a time and they have guesthouses. To build this
place, the lad was gifted by helpful personality
called Khushalbhai Kalyanji Gada. The inspiration
for this center is Pujya Shri Satyanaranji Goenka.