Hombuja (Shivamogga District), 20th July 2019: Heartland of Jainism, land of Santharas, holy abode of Goddess Padmavati, Hombuja is one such Jain heritage sites that is sought after by historians, researchers, travelers and Jain devotees. The ancient Panchakuta Basadi or the Pancha Basadi one of the main temple’s at hombuja being maintained by the Archaeological […]
Heritage Centre Type: Tirtha Kshetra Temple Name: 1008 Sri Vardhaman / Mahavir Swamy Digambar Jain Temple Temple Type: Digambar Temple Main Deity: Lord Vardhaman Mahavir Trithankar Location: Katpadi/Katpady is situated at a distance of 8 Kms from Udupi.
Heritage Centre Type: Tirtha Kshetra Temple Name: 1008 Sri Chandranath Swamy Digambar Jain Temple Temple Type: Digambar Temple Main Deity: Lord Chandranath Trithankar Location: This temple is situated along the Kargal main road from Jogfalls to Kargal in Shimoga district of Karnataka.
Heritage Centre Type: Tirtha Kshetra Temple Name: 1008 Sri Dharmanath Swamy Digambar Jain Temple Temple Type: Digambar Temple Main Deity: Idol of Lord Dharmanath Trithankar in Kayotsarga posture.
JAIN TIRTHANKAR IDOL BEING RESTORED BY A NON-JAIN FAMILY + At Kalasadamute Village, Honnavara Taluk, Uttara Kannada District, Karnataka, India.+ Found by a non-Jain family while ploughing the fields a few years back. + Have constructed a small shelter in the field’s premises for the idol.+ Idol hasn’t been discared even though it is mutilated.+ Offer […]
Heritage Centre Type: Tirtha Kshetra/Archaeological Site. Temple Name: 1008 Sri Parshwanath Swamy Digambar Jain Temple Temple Type: Digambar Temple Main Deity: Lord Parshwanath Trithankar Temple History: This temple has the black coloured stone idol of Lord Parshwanath in Kayotsarga as the main deity. Many ancient Jain hero stones and inscriptions are found in the premises […]
Heritage Centre Type : Tirtha Kshetra Temple Name : Sahasraphani 1008 Sri Neminath Swamy Digambar Jain Temple Temple Type : Digambar Temple Main Deity : Lord Neminath Trithankar Temple Details: This temple has the idol of Lord Neminath Tirthankar as the main deity. The idol of Goddess Padmavati over here is said to be miraculous. Location: […]
Main Deity – Idol of Tirthankar Suparshwanath in Kayotsarga/standing posture. Location – Heggere is located at a distance of 31 Kms from Chitradurga and Hosadurga.
ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು, 28 ಜೂನ್ 2019: ಅನಾದಿಕಾಲದಿಂದಲೂ ಜೈನರು ಮೂಲತಃ ವ್ಯಾಪಾರ ಉದ್ದಿಮೆಯನ್ನು ಅವಲಂಭಿಸಿದವರು. ಅವರ ವ್ಯಾಪಾರ ವಹಿವಾಟುಗಳು ವಿದೇಶಗಳಲ್ಲಿಯೂ ವ್ಯಾಪಿಸಿತ್ತು. ಅಲ್ಲಲ್ಲಿ ನೆಲೆ ಕಂಡುಕೊಂಡ ಈ ವ್ಯಾಪಾರೀ ವರ್ಗ ತಾವು ನೆಲಸಿದ ಕಡೆಗಳಲ್ಲಿ ನಿತ್ಯಪೂಜೆಗಾಗಿ ಬಸದಿಗಳನ್ನೂ ನಿರ್ಮಿಸಿಕೊಂಡಿದ್ದರು. ಕೀನ್ಯಾದ ಕಿಸ್ಮೋ ಸಮೀಪದ ಗುಹೆಗಳಲ್ಲಿ ಹಾಗೂ ಕಾಂಬೋಡಿಯಾದಲ್ಲಿ ಕಂಡುಬರುವ ಜೈನ ಸಂಸ್ಕೃತಿಯ ಕುರುಹುಗಳು ಇದಕ್ಕೆ ಅತ್ತ್ಯುತ್ತಮ ಉದಾಹರಣೆ. ಮೂಡುಬಿದರೆಯ ಕನ್ನಡ ಪ್ರಾಧ್ಯಾಪಕರು ಹಾಗೂ ಜೈನ ವಿದ್ವಾಂಸರಾದ ಪ್ರೊ. ಎಸ್.ಪಿ. ಅಜಿತ್ ಪ್ರಸಾದ್ ರವರು ಇತ್ತೀಚೆಗೆ ಸುಮಾರು ಒಂದು ತಿಂಗಳಕಾಲ […]
Bengaluru (Karnataka), 28th June 2019: Jains are businessmen since time immemorial and had their transactions spread the world over. They constructed Jain temples/basadis at the places of their residence for their daily darshana. The traces of Jainism found at Kosmi Caves in Kenya and at Cambodia are one of the best examples in this regard. […]
ಮಹಾರಾಷ್ಟ್ರದ ಲಾತೂರ್ ಜಿಲ್ಲೆಯ ಅಸುಆ ತಾಲೂಕಿನ ಕಿಲಾರಿ ಸಮೀಪದ ಕಾರ್ಲಾಗ್ರಾಮದಲ್ಲಿ ಪತ್ತೆ ಗರ್ಭಗುಡಿಯಲ್ಲಿ ಮೂರು ತೀರ್ಥ್ಂಕರರ ವಿಗ್ರಹಗಳು ಒಂದೇ ಪಾದಪೀಠದಲ್ಲಿರುವ ವಿಶಿಷ್ಟವಾದ ಬಸದಿ ತೀರ್ಥ್ಂಕರರ ವಿಗ್ರಹಗಳು ಸ್ಥಾಪಿತವಾಗಿರುವ ಪಾದಪೀಠದಲ್ಲಿನ ಶಾಸನ ದಿಗಂಬರ ಜೈನ ಮುನಿ ಪಾರ್ಶ್ವಣೇಂದು ಹಾಗೂ ಆವರ ಗುಣದ ವಿವರವಿರುವ ಶಾಸನ ಮುನಿಗಳ ಗುರು ಪರಂಪರೆ ಹಾಗೂ “ಯಾಪನೀಯ ಸಂಘ”ದ ವಿವರ ನೀಡುತ್ತದೆ ಬಸದಿಯನ್ನು “ರತ್ನತ್ರಯ ಜಿನಾಲಯ”ವೆನ್ನುತ್ತಿದ್ದರು ಎಂದು ತಿಳಿಸುತ್ತದೆ. ಸೋಲಾಪುರದ ಸುಜಾತಾ ಸುಭಾಷ್ ಶಾಸ್ತ್ರಿಯವರಿಂದ ಸಂಶೋಧಿಸಲಾದ ಶಾಸನ ಲಾತೂರ್ (ಮಹಾರಾಷ್ಟ್ರ), 18 ಜೂನ್ 2019: […]
Discovered at Karla village near Killari, Asusa Taluk, Latur district,Maharashtra Unique temple with 3 Tirthankar idols installed on a single pedestal in its sanctum sanctorum Inscription found along the pedestal on which Tirthankar idols are installed Mentions about a Digambar Jain Muni called Parshwanendu & his nature Has details of the Muni’s lineage with their […]
Mozmabad / Mozamabad has two Digambar Jain Temples, Viz – Bada Mandir / Sri Adinath Mandir & Kanch Mandir. Sri Adinath Swamy Digambar Jain Mandir – This temple was built in the year 1607 A.D. by Amatya (chief minister) Nanumal Godha one of the close aides of Raja Mansingh of Amer, one of Akbar’s trusted […]
– Article & Images Courtesy: Ashwini Jain, Deccan Herald Ancient architecture never fails to awe us when it comes to finding essence and meaning behind physical constructions. While most heritage sites in India stand an evidence to that, a few unsung establishments in coastal Karnataka embody that spirit. These establishments are nothing more than pillars […]
Madurai (Tamil Nadu), 25th February 2019: A 25-year-old Jain community woman took her first step towards attaining nunhood by distributing her worldly possessions here on Sunday. Kajal Kumari of Nakoga Plaza near Dhanappa Mudali Street was taken on a chariot in a procession, which witnessed singing of devotional songs and dance. Ms. Kumari danced on […]
Ujjain (Madhya Pradesh), 17th March 2019: Jain seer Durlabhmati Mataji underlined the importance of the soul during her discourse on Saturday. She said that soul is most powerful thing in the world. She was delivering sermons during shri siddhchakramahamandal vidhan at Lakshimi Nagar located Mahavir Digambar Jain temple. On the fourth day of the vidhan, […]
– Article & Photos Courtesy: Anjana Menon, Manorama Online A Jain Temple likely constructed between the 12th and 13th centuries during the Hoysala reign in present-day Karnataka region is now in ruins, unprotected and abandoned though ironically a signboard of Archeological Survey of India (ASI) stands at the entrance declaring it to be a protected monument and legal action […]
Ujjain (Madhya Paradesh), 14th March 2019: Shri Siddhachakra Mahamandal ritual started at Shri Mahaveer Digamber Jain temple under the guidance of seer Durlbhamati Mataji on Wednesday. Routine worship started in the temple in the morning in which devotees participated. After rituals the seer delivered sermon in the temple and threw light on importance of ‘siddhchakra’. […]