Hassan

History – Hassan is a city and a district Headquarters of Hassan District. It is situated at about 934 mts above sea level and is well know for its pleasant weather and is popularly called as poor man’s Ooty. It was founded in the 11th century A.D. by Channa Krishnappa Naik, a Palegar (chieften). The place […]

Uthman

History – According to the inscriptions carved on the walls of the temple it is said that thi temple was constructed on the fifth day of the dark half of the month of Jeth in the year 1251 of the Vikram era. Some of the inscriptions found in this temple tell us that the history of […]

Marble Idol of Jain Tirthankaras in Kayotsarga 15th-16th century.

Udaipur

History – Udaipur is named after Udai Singh who founded the present city in 1572.Chittorgarh had fallen to the Mughals The ‘glass’ temple, as the Shitalanatha Mandir is usually called, is very attractive, we can find a library and two big rooms for Jaina ascetics here. This temple is situated near the clock tower at […]

Nun

History – This is one of the ancient tirths of the forgotten past of splendid temples in many desolate villages of Rajasthan. This was a prosperous city. It is believed that this temple was built about the year 1100 of the Vikram era. It was renovated many times during the period of prosperity of this […]

Narana

History – Narana was a great Jain Heritage center during the 10th and 12th century. Numerous idols were found at this place during digging and are kept in local Bada mandir known as Digamabar Jain Bada mandir. How to Reach – Narana is situated at a distance of 11 Kms to the south of Fulera […]

Jaipur-Kaniaji-Chulgiri

History – This place was established on the hillock at Chulgiri and named after Achraya Deshbhushan Maharaj as Deshbhushan nagar. Mahavir Idol – A huge idol of Tirthankar Mahavira/Mahaveer in Kayotsarga posture is very attractive. How to Reach – It is situated on the Agra road on the hillock on Chulgiri near the Jaipur city. Boarding […]

Gohili

History – Gohili called before as Gohavali has its history dating back to the period earlier than the 13th century. An inscription found in the temple premises informs us about the donations and gifts given to the temple by a Thakur (village head). The records related to this temple indicate that this it was renovated […]

Chambleshwar

History – The temple here is said to have been built by Seth Nathmal on the 10th day of bright moon of vaisakh in 1007 vikrama. the temple was known as chuleshwar (chul means peak) which came to be known as Chambleshwar. The temple is situated in the center of compound on the fat land […]

Bali

History – Bali is one of the ancient pilgrim places in Rajasthan. The idol of Manmohan Parshwanth is said to have been found in a lake at Sola  village. It is said that the presiding deity of Parshwanatha had appeared in the dream of a shravak named Gemaji and had inspired him to undertake the excavation […]

Andeshwar

History – We can find two Digamabara Jain Parshwanatha temples at this place. The main temple was built by Digamabar Jain Panchayat of Kushalgarh. The main idol of Bhagawan Parshwanatha is being protected by seven hoods. This idol is said to belong to 12-13 C AD. there are numerous other idols of tirthanakaras on the […]

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