Idol of Lord Bahubali at Venur

Rendezvous With Karnataka’s Jaina Trail

The more I see, the more I’m fascinated with temple architecture in India. This urge has been fuelled manifold since our taking up residence in Bengaluru a few years ago. For Karnataka is strewn with monuments that are as varied in their construction style and ornamentation as the dynasties that gave birth to them. One […]

Jain Route No. – KA-0007

Bangalore – Mandya – Srirangapatna – Mysore – Gommatagiri – Krishnarajasagar (Brindavan Garden-KRS) – Shravanabelagola – Kambadahalli – Kunigal – Sri Parshwa Labdhi Dhama – Bangalore. View Jain Route No. – KA-0007 – WWW.JAINHERITAGECENTRES.COM in a larger map

Route No. – KA-0005

Bangalore – Parshwa Labdi – Kunigal – Shravanabelagola – Kambadahalli – Shanthigrama – Hassan – Belur – Halebidu – Adguru – Hassan – Bangalore. View Jain Route No. – KA-0005 – WWW.JAINHERITAGECENTRES.COM in a larger map

Route No. – KA-0006

Bangalore – Parshwa Labdi – Kunigal – Shravanabelagola – Kambadahalli – Shanthigrama – Hongere – Marakuli – Hassan – Adguru – Halebidu – Belur – Arasikere – Nittur – Gubbli – Tumkur – Mandaragiri – Yalekyatanahalli – Sitakal – Bangalore. View Jain Route No. – KA-0006 – WWW.JAINHERITAGECENTRES.COM in a larger map

Shravanabelagola's - Siddhara Gundu and its heritage

Shravanabelagola’s Siddhara Gundu and its Heritage

– Article & photos by Nitin H.P. A rock boulder located besides Akhanda Bagilu on Indragiri Hillock, Shravanabelagola, Hassan District, Karnataka, India. Has 8 inscriptions – related to carvings on the hillock, Sallekhana memorials, visit of devotees & construction of a water reservoir. Seven Sallekhana memorials with & without inscriptions. Carvings of Jinas and a group […]

Bastimakki’s Grants Inscription – Dana Shasana

– Nitin H.P. Executive Director www.jainheritagecentres.com Highlights A Grants Inscription – also called as Dana Shasana. Mentions about Jain rituals, services  & festivals that were performed during that period  – Hâlu-dhâre – anointing an idol by milk, Ashtàhnihâ, Jïvadayâshtami, Srïpanchami. Provides information about Suparshwanath temple’s construction and 4 grants made to the temple. Inscription belongs to […]