The World Jain Congress orgainised Indo - American Jain Conference at Siddddhachalam, Blairstown, New Jersey State, U.S.A. on September 26,27,28,1986 in the spacious 108 acres Ashram established by Acharya Sushil Kumar Ji. It was orgainsed with the dedicated efforts of Acharya Shri Ji. It was due to his influence in the Jain Community of U.S.A. and Canada that about l000 enlightened persons including professors, engineers, doctors, chartered accountants, business executives , industrialists and businessmen participated in the Conference from various parts of America and Canada including a delegation from India.