The Jain Social Group (JSG) movement started in 1965 and was organised through its Jain Social Groups International Federation (JSGIF) in 1980 by Shri C. N. Sanghvi, Founder President. It covers more than 400 Groups at molecular level, spread across the world.
The principal motto of JSG is to :
This is the motivation for us to attain social and cultural objectives by spreading the feeling of friendship and brother-hood amongst all members, imparting the teaching of Lord Mahaveera, and to create a healthy Socialist, Secular and Democratic society and help in Nation building.
The organisation structure constitutes of different bodies, each holding its own unique position in the structure, but with one binding slogan "Bandautvasee Prem" that provides a forum for social interaction to 65000+ Members.