Kalasadamute

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 […]

Kaikini

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 […]

Janakal

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: […]

ಇಥಿಯೋಪಿಯಾದಲ್ಲಿ ಜೈನಧರ್ಮದ ಕುರುಹುಗಳು ಪತ್ತೆ

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 […]

Traces of Jainism Found in Ethiopia

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. […]

ಲಾತೂರ್ ಜಿಲ್ಲೆಯಲ್ಲಿ 11ನೇ ಶತಮಾನದ ಜೈನ ಕನ್ನಡ ಶಾಸನ ಪತ್ತೆ

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: […]

Kannada Jain Inscription of 11th Century Found in Latur District

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 […]

Mozamabad

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 […]

Manastambha at Karkala, Udupi District, Karnataka.

Altruism speaks from the grand pavilions

– 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, 25 year old Jain woman takes sanyas

25-year-old Jain woman takes sanyas

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: Jain seer Durlabhmati Mataji underlines importance of soul

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, […]

The temple ruins are located at Punchavayal, near Panamaram, in Kerala's Wayanad district.

Old Jain shrine in Wayanad in ruins due to ASI apathy

– 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: Shri Siddhachakra Mahamandal ritual begin at Jain temple

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’. […]

Pran Pratista performed to Jain temple in Vijayawada

Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh), 11th March 2019: The ritual of Pran Pratista was performed by the Jain society at Sri Sambhavnath Bhagawan temple in the city on Sunday. The pran pratista was held at the renovated Sri Sambhavnath temple located in Marwari temple street and also to the newly constructed Sri Sambhavnath Bhagawan temple in Vatturivari […]

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