Two Days’ National Seminar on Historical References in Ancient Jain Poetry was conducted at Bharatesh Education Trust on 26th and 27th September 2015, in association with Hampi Kannada University. Bharatesh Trust has recently got the Study Center of the above University. The seminar was inaugurated by Dr. Hampa Nagarajaiah, noted Kannada scholar and Dr. H. C. Boralingaiah, former VC, Hampi Kannada University. At the function, the proceedings book of the seminar held last year, “Jain Dharmadalli Yaksha Yashiniyalu, Prerane, Parikalpane” , a new book- Jainism: Origin and Growth by Dr. G. Jawahar from Hyderabad and a third book “Research methodology for Researchers” by Dr. Basavaraj Kudachimath, Dr. Shivashankar and Shri Appasaba was released at the occasion. A book exhibition was also arranged for the patrons of art and literature which was attended by several people from Belgaum.