Pooja for carving another row of steps for Vindhyagiri Hillock at Shravanabelagola.

Work begins on alternative steps to Vindhyagiri Hillock at Shravanabelagola

ASI has taken up the project ahead of 88th Mahamastakabhisheka in 2018 Shravanabelagola (Hassan District, Karnataka), February 10, 2017: The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) on Thursday began building alternative steps to Vindhyagiri, the hillock where the 58.8-foot-tall monolith statue of Gomateshwara is located. This is fourth time in the 1,000-year history of the site […]

ಕನಕಗಿರಿ ಬಾಹುಬಲಿಗೆ ಮಹಾಮಜ್ಜನ

ನೂರಾರು ಭಕ್ತರು ಜಲಕುಂಭ ಹಿಡಿದು ಬಾಹುಬಲಿ ಮೂರ್ತಿಯ ಮಸ್ತಕದ ಮೇಲಿಂದ ಸುರಿಯುತ್ತಿದ್ದ ವಿವಿಧ ದ್ರವ್ಯಗಳು ಒಂದೊಂದಾಗಿ ಬಾಹುಬಲಿಯ ಪಾದಸ್ಪರ್ಶಿಸುವ ದೃಶ್ಯ ನೋಡಿ ಜನರು ಪುಳಕಿತರಾದರು… ಚಾಮರಾಜನಗರ: ತಾಲ್ಲೂಕಿನ ಶ್ರೀಕ್ಷೇತ್ರ ಕನಕಗಿರಿಯ ಒಡಲು ಗುರುವಾರ ಮುಂಜಾನೆಯಿಂದಲೇ ಜಿನಭಕ್ತರಿಂದ ತುಂಬಿ ತುಳುಕುತ್ತಿತ್ತು. ಎಲ್ಲರ ಮನದಲ್ಲಿ ಭಕ್ತಿಯ ರಸ ಸಿಂಚನಗೊಂಡಿತ್ತು. ಎಲ್ಲರೂ ಭಗವಾನ್‌ ಬಾಹುಬಲಿ ಸ್ವಾಮಿಯ ಜಪದಲ್ಲಿ ತಲ್ಲೀನರಾಗಿದ್ದರು. ಸೂರ್ಯ ನೆತ್ತಿ ಸುಡುತ್ತಿದ್ದ. ದೇಶದ ವಿವಿಧ ರಾಜ್ಯಗಳು ಸೇರಿದಂತೆ ನಾಡಿನ ವಿವಿಧೆಡೆಯಿಂದ ಆಗಮಿಸಿದ್ದ ಸಾವಿರಾರು ಭಕ್ತರು ವರ್ಣವೈಭವದಿಂದ ಕಂಗೊಳಿಸುವ ಗೊಮ್ಮಟನ ವೀಕ್ಷಣೆಗೆ ಸಜ್ಜಾಗಿದ್ದರು. […]

Ujjain: Mahamstakabhishek of 21-feet idol of Mahavir Swami held

Ujj Ujjain (Madhya Pradesh), January 1, 2017: Mahamastakabhishek of 21-feet-tall idol of Mahaveer Swami was performed at Tapobhumi, Indore Road on Sunday. At least 2,017-kg material was used for the Mastakabhishek. On this occasion, a large number of people of Digambar Jain community gathered at Tapobhumi. The community also celebrated the birth anniversary of Pushpdant Sagar […]

Mastakabhisheka performed to Gomateshwara at Gommatagiri

Gommatagiri (Mysuru District, Karnataka), November 27, 2016: Religious fervour and devotion swept the devotees who witnessed the changing colours of Gomateshwara during the annual anointment held to the statue at Gommatagiri on Sunday. The 67th edition of the mastakabhisheka was conducted under the supervision of Gommatagiri Sri Kshetra Seva Samiti led by Devendrakeerthi Bhattaraka seer […]

Gomateshwara statue takes many colours during Mastakabhisheka

Gommatagiri (Hunsur Taluk, Mysore District, Karnataka), October 20, 2013: The 64th Mastakabhisheka to the statue of Gomateshwara at Gommatagiri was performed with traditional fanfare on Sunday. Witnessed by thousands of Jain pilgrims, the hillock came alive with cries of “Gomateshwara Bhagawan ki jai” and “Bhagawan Bahubali ki jai” as milk, sandal paste, vermilion and other […]

Gommatagiri Bahubali’s 64th Masthakabhisheka

Gommatagiri (Mysore Dsitrict, Karnataka), October 18, 2013: The 64th annual Masthakabhisheka of the 16 feet high monolithic statue of Lord Bahubali at Sri Kshetra Gommatagiri will be performed on Sunday October 20, 2013 in the presence and guidance of His Holiness Swasti Sri Devendrakeerthi Bhattarakha Swamiji the pontiff of Hombuja Jain Math. The Masthakabhisheka is […]

Lord Bahubali Masthakabhisheka at Yalekyatanahalli

Yalekyatanahalli (Nelamangala Taluk, Bangalore Rural District, Karnataka), January 28, 2013: The 15th annual Masthakabhisheka of Lord Bahubali and the 33rd annual pooja mahotsava of Brahma Yaksha situated on the Brahmagiri hillock will be held under the guidance of His Holiness Swasti Sri Devendrakeerthi Bhattarakha Swamiji of the Humcha Jain Mutt on sunday 3rd February 2013. […]

Religious fervor & gaiety marked Masthakabhisheka

Gommatagiri (Hunsur Taluk, Mysore District, Karnataka), October 28, 2012: Religious fervor and gaiety marked the masthakabhisheka (head anointing) ceremony of Gomateshwara statue at Gomatagiri near here on Sunday. Today’s head anointing ceremony was the 63 in a row . More than 15000 Jain pilgrims from Hassan, Mysore and Chamarajnagar districts and people from surrounding villages […]