This stamp has been issued in honour of renowned Swetamber Jain Muni Acharya Anand Rishiji Maharaj on 9th august 2002. Acharya Anand Rishiji Maharaj was one such soul, whose contributions in the social and educational spheres have been a prolific and significant as his spiritual guidance to his followers. He was born at Ahmadnagar (Maharastra) […]
This stamp was issued on 27 July 1978 on Kacch Museum shows an ancient Airawat elephant from the old Jain Temple of Gujarat.
This stamp bearing Pavapuri Jal Mandir was released on the 13th November, 1974 on the occassion of 2500th Nirwan Anniversary of Bhagwan Mahavir.
Indian Government issued first stamp on Jainism on May 6, 1935 bearing Sheetalnath Jain Temple of Calcutta.
The first stamp on Jainism was issued in India by Saurashtra State, a part of India before Independence on October 18, 1929. This three pies stamp bears a view of Girnar Hills where 23rd Jain Tirthankar Neminath Bhagwan had attained Nirvana. Girnar is an important Jain pilgrimage centre.