History – Previously called by the name Pampapur, Papora is called as the city of temples. The temple of Bhagawan Adinatha was renovated in the year 1718 of the Vikrama era. We can find the inscriprions of the twelfth century on most of the idols here. This tells us about the historical importance of the place. […]
History – We can find the attractive 24 tirthankaras Choubis temple at Panihar. The temple is situated in the centre of the Panihar village. How to Reach – Panihar is a small village situated at a distance of twenty four kilometers from Indore.
History – Mandu was previously called as Mandav. It is one of the important historical places. In the book Chaitanyavandan we can find a mention of Mandavgadh. This tells us about the historical importance of this place. The well known writer Samgram Soni of this place has written the book, Buddhisagar and has got the Agams […]
History – We can find two Jain temples at Maksi. One of these temples is being dedicated to Bhagawan Parshwanatha and the other is dedicated to Bhagawan Suparshwanatha. The idol of Bhagawan Parshwanatha is very old and is said to be miraculous. Here both the Digamabar and Swetamabar Jains perform puja according to their beliefs. The […]
History – The history of Lakshamani is about 2000 years old. The idol of Bhagawan Padmaprabha is very attractive and we can find many colourful paintings in the temple. How to Reach – Laxmani is situated on the banks of river Narmada at a distance of 8 Kms from Alirajpur village on the Khandwa-Vadodara road. […]
History – The idol of Bhagawan Mahavira at the Digambara Jain temple was found during the land excavations. How to reach – Lakhnodon is 83 Kms from Jabapur on Seoni road. The boarding and lodging facilities are available at the Dharmashala. Main Deity – Idol of Bhagwan Mahavira in the padmasana Posture.
History – Kundalpur has a very ancient history and we can find a total of 64 temples here. Among these 46 temples are found on the hill and the remaining 18 temples are found at the foot of the hill. The temple no.11 of Bhagawan Adinatha on the hill is very important. The idol of […]
History – This history of Kukdeshwar is believed to be about 1050 years old. The original idol of Bhagawan Parshwanatha at the temple was destroyed in the passage of time. In the depth of his splendid future, a Brahmin saw Parshwanatha, the future Tirthankara as the architect of eternal happiness and in memory of his […]
History – We can find 10 Jain temples at Koniji. Among them the Sahasrtkut temple and Nandishwar temples are very attractive. Every year an annual fair is held here during the month of January. The boarding and lodging facilities are available in the Dharmashala. How to Reach – Koni is 2 Kms from Vasan, 6 Kms […]
History – We can find two Jain temples at Khaniaghan. The idols of the tirthankaras at these temples are very attractive. We can find a manastambh in front of one of the temple. Gudar- Golakot- Pachrai are other Jain heritage centres near Khaniaghan. One can reach Khaniaghan from Panihar via shivpuri.
History – The history of Kajuraho ponders between the Ninth and the twelth century A.D. The Jain temples at Kajuraho were built during this period by a rice merchant named Pahil. The temple of Bhagawan Shantinath as the main deity is one of the most important temples of kajuraho. An inscription of the year 1085 […]
History – Jabalpur is one of the chief Jain centres and an important city of Madhya Pradesh. We can find as much as 46 Jain temples at Jabalpur. At a distance of 9 Kms to the west of Jabalpur we can find the famous water fall of river Narmada. The white marbles rocks on both sides […]
History – Indore is one of the important Jain centres in India. We can find many Jain temples at Indore. The glass works at the Seth Hukamchandji temple (also called as Kanch Mandir) is very attractive and a unique of its kind, this temple is located in the Jawaribagh area of Indore. The Inderbhavan temple in […]
History – Gyraspur is one of important places of Madhya Pradesh and Jainism. It is said that it is the place where Bhagawan Sheetalnath had meditated and is the kalyana place. Hence this place is one of the Atishayakshetras. The Maladevi temple is found on the hill in the southern part of Gyraspur. We can […]
History – The entire city of Gwalior can be divided into three regions namely Gwalior, Laskar and Murar. We can find 4 Jain temples temples, 2 chaityalaya and 2 Dharmashala in the Gwalior region, 20 temples, 3 chaityalaya and 3 dharmashalas in the lashkar region and 2 temples, 2 chaityalaya and one Dharmashala in the […]
History – We can find a huge group of 27 temples on the hill at Drongiri. Not much evidence is available about the history of the place. But the temple architecture and the ruins found on the hill give an evidence that the history of the place is very old. It is said that Acharya […]
History – In Chanderi we can find 29 idols of the tirthankaras. The idols of all the tirthankaras are installed in seperate sanctum sanctorums. The uniqueness of these idols is their colours, the colour of these idols are as per the Jaina puranas. All these idols can be found in the Bada Jain Mandir which is […]
History – An inscription of the temple says that the idol of Bhagawan Adinatha belongs to the period earlier than the thirteenth century. The architectural skill adopted in carving the idol tells us about the antiquity of the idol. Every year a fair is held here from the tenth day to the fifteenth day of […]
History – Previously this village was called as Bhojkut Nagar. It is believed that the idol of Bhagawan Shantinath belongs to the period of Bhagawan Neminatha. It is believed that the old temple was buried in the ground. In the due course of time this temple has undergone many renovations. There are many tales associated […]
History – The history of the temple at Bhojpur dates back to A.D. 1101 the period of Bhoj dynasty. It is said that this idol was installed during this period. It is believed that Acharya Sri Manatungacharya had meditated in this place and has attained nirvan from this place. The surrounding ever green hills has […]