Annual Pooja Mahotsava of Parshwanath Swamy Basadi & Goddess Jwalamalini Yakshi at Gerusoppe

Gerusoppe, (Uttar Kannada District, Karnataka), 9th February 2020: The annual Pooja Mahotsava of Parshwanath Swamy Basadi & Goddess Jwalamalini Yakshi at Gerusoppe/Gerusoppa was held under the guidance of His Holiness SwastiSri Dr. Charukeerthi Bhattarkha Swamiji of Moodabidri Jain Math. The idol of Lord Parshwanath was anointed with 108 Kalashas followed by Pamchamrutha Abhisheka. The idols […]


Kelasuru – Its History, Acharya Veerasena & Leppa Jain Idols

– Article by Nitin H P (Mapping by – Brahmananda Chipre) Kelasuru (Kelasur), a remote village in the Gundlupet taluk of Chamarajanagar district holds a very unique place in Jainism with a prolonged history of 1300 years, it is associated with the renowned Jaina Acahrya Veeraseena and known for its unique Leppa idols. In the […]


History – The temple at Nittur is said to have been built in the year 1175 A.D. It was famous as the Ayyahole of the south. At first the idol of Bhagawan Adinatha was the main deity in this temple. But with the passage of time it was ruined and the present idol of Bhagawan Shanthinatha […]


History – The idol of Brahmadeva sitting on a horse found here at Sri Kodi Brahmadeva temple is said to have been formed by itself. It is a very unique of its kind and is also one of the biggest statues (around 6 feet) of Brahma Yaksha found in the world. Devotees mainly from Bangalore district […]


About Narasimharajapura (N R Pura) – There are 6 Jain temples at this place. 1) Chandranath temple;2)Parsvanath swami temple;3) Jawalamalaini templeThis place is famous for the miraculous Sasan devi Jwalamalini. The people visit this place to fulfill their vows. 4)Shantinath temple; 5) Math temple and 6) kshetrapal temple.The Samantbhdra Gyanpeeth and Ashram are here. This is […]

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