Anupam Jain is a member of Indian Science Congress and Mathematical
association of India. He is the founder member of National Group of
History and Pedagogy of Mathematical Sciences, New Delhi. He is a life
member of Digambara Jaina Vidvata Parisada, Delhi and Dig. Jaina Sastri
Parisada. He was also a member of Sri Gommatesa Mahamastakabhisheka
Mahotsava 1993 and Sri Rsabhdeva Mahamastakabhisheka evam Tisa Chauvisi
Panca Kalyanaka Pratista Mahotsava Samiti, 1994. Because of his excellent
execution of the work, he was chosen the convenor of 'Aryika Jnanamati
Sahitya Sangosti' held at Hastinapur in 1995. He was also one of the
organisers for the National Conference on Rshabhdeva in 1993, organised
jointly by Awadh University, Faizabad and Ayodhya Tirtha Kshetra
Committee. He is a member of advisory committee of Rshabhdeva Jaina Pitha
formed by Dr. Ram Manohar, Lohiya University, Faizabad.
Mr.Anupam Jain served as a Lecturer at Salawa Inter College, Salawa,
Meerut and Lajpat Rai (P.G.) College, Sahidabad, Uttar Pradesh. He was an
Assistant Professor in Government Degree College, Sarangpur (Rajgarh).
Presently he is an Assistant Professor at the Government Autonomous Holkar
Science College, Indore and is also the Visiting Faculty at the
International Institute of Professional Studies, D.A.V.V., Indore.
Mr.Anupam Jain has published three books. Jambudvipa Paristiana (Hindi),
Dig. Jaina Institute of Cosmographic Research, Hastinapur,1982. In 1985 he
published two books, Mahaviracarya – Ek Samiksatmaka Adhyayana (Hindi),
Co-author Prof. Suresh Chandra Agrawal, D.J.1.C.R., Hastinapur and
Philosopher Mathematicians (English), Co-author Prof. L. C. Jain,
D.J.1.C.R., Hastinapur. He has also published more than 32 research
articles in various national and international journals. His co-authors
are Sri Jai Chandra Jain, Prof. Suresh Chandra Agrawal and Prof. L. C.
Jain. He has successfully edited two felicitation volumes, two proceedings
and many books. He writes continuously in many national and international
magazines. He is the editor of "Arhat Vacana", which is a quarterly
research Journal published from Kundakunda Jnanapitha (Research Centre) at
lndore affliated to Devi Ahilya University, lndore.. He is an advisor for
Yuva Parisada Bulletin, Vira Nikalanka and Sanmati Vani. He is one of the
trustees of Prakrata Jnana Bharati Education Trust, Bangalore. At present,
he is the Joint Secretary of All India Digambar Jain Yuva Parisada. He is
also the secretary of the Kundakunda Jnanpitha Research Centre. He is not
only active in social field, but is also equally active in his own subject
- Mathematics. He is the youngest member among the International Editorial
Board of the International Research Journal 'Ganita Bharati', a
publication from Indian Society for History of Mathematics, New Delhi.
Since childhood he has developed a keen interest in popularising Jainism.
In this direction, he founded an organisation 'Jain Bala Sangha' (Child
Association) in 1972 when he was just 14 years of age as a protest to
those who were going against original Jaina traditions. Through this
association, he published a magazine on Jaina Religion named 'Jaina
Dharma'. In his 15th year of age, he edited and published a book on the
worship of Jaina Muni Acarya Sri Simandhara Sagar. Since 1980 he is
continuously presenting research papers in many universities in India and
abroad. He delivered a lecture on ‘Indian Contributions on Mathematics
with Special References of Jainacaryas’ in the international Symposium on
History of Mathematics and Mathematical Education held at Gunma
University, Japan in 1987. In the world conference on Ahimsa held at New
Delhi during 1980 he presented the paper 'Ahimsa and Ecological Balance'.
Dr.Jain has received several awards. For his contribution towards his
study of Jainism he was honoured ‘Jnanavaridhi’ in 1992. On the occasion
of the Mahamastakabhishekha of Lord Bahubali in 1993, he was honoured for
his exemplary work in the field of Mathematics contained in Jain Sastras.
For his remarkable achievement in the field of publication of Journals, he
was awarded ‘Late Sri Chandamal Pandya Memorial Award’ at the conference
of the Dig. Jaina Sastri Parisada, Sagar in 1993. In 1995 he was given the
title 'Srutashri’ by Upadhyaya Muni Sri Jnanasagara ji at Saharanpur. He
was honoured with the prestigious 'Ganini Aryika Jnanamat Puraskara’ in
1995. This award was bestowed on him for his significant contribution in
the field of the mathematical contents contained in Jaina Agamas and his
deep involvement and co-operation in popularising educational and academic
programmes of Digambara Jain Triloka Sodha Sansthana.
Dr.Anupam Jain intends to devote the rest of his life to the study of the
mathematical and scientific contents contained in Jaina Agamas. He intends
to upgrade Digambara Jaina Triloka Sodha Samsthana, Hastinapur and
Kundakunda Jnanapitha, lndore into International Information Centres.