Annual Pooja Mahotsava at Nittur

Nittur (Tumkur District, Karnataka), February 15, 2012: The annual pooja mahotsava of the ancient Digambar Jain temple at Nittur the holy abode of Goddess Jwalamalini Devi has been organised on March 4, 2012 under the guidance of His Holiness Swasti Sri Dhavalakeerthi Bhattarakha Swamiji of Arihantagiri Jain Mutt. On the occasion special pooja to 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 […]

error: Jain Heritage Centres - Celebrating Jain Heritage.....Globally!