12th Century's Sallekhana Jain Inscription found at Harakere Village, Shivamogga District, Karnataka.

12th Century’s Sallekhana Memorial Discovered in Shivamogga District

– Nitin H P Shivamogga/Shimoga, 2nd December 2018: A 12th century’s sallekhana memorial has been discovered by R Shejeshwar, Asst. Director of Shivappa Nayaka’s fort, Shivamogga and research scholar Dr Jagadesh. The inscription has been discovered at Harakere village in front of the Nandi Basaweshwara Temple, Shivamogga taluk, Shivamogga district during a recent field. The […]

Angadi Theft - January 31, 2014

Ancient Jain idols stolen from Basadis in Karnataka

Angadi (Mudigere Taluk, Chikmagalur District, Karnataka), January 31, 2014: Four ancient Jain idols were stolen from the twin Jain temples at Angadi village on Friday January 31, 2014. The black-stone statues of Jain thirthankaras Mahaveera, Neminatha, Adinatha and Mallinatha have been stolen from the temples built by the Hoysala dynasty which was called as Sosevur, […]