Main Deity – Idol of Tirthankar Suparshwanath in Kayotsarga/standing posture. Location – Heggere is located at a distance of 31 Kms from Chitradurga and Hosadurga.
– Article & Photos by Nitin H P Nitin H P digs through the history & antiquity of this ancient Digambar Jain temple that is on its ruins along the costal belt of Karnataka. Here is an ancient Jain Heritage Centre situated at a distance of just 300 meters away from the national highway (NH) 17 […]
History – The ancient Bhagawan Suparshwanatha Jain temple at Midigeshi has the idol of Yaksha Brahmadeva and a stone edict found in the surroundings of the temple tells us some historical aspects of the temple. A guest house has been built here in the year 2002 on the occasion of the 2600th Mahavira Janma Kalyan. […]
History – The temple of Bhagawan Suparshwanatha at Bidare is said to belong to the twelfth century. The temple is built of rough stone and we can find around 25 to 30 Jain families in Bidare. How to Reach – Bidare is situated in the Gubbi taluk of Tumkur district and has good transport facilities […]
History – Gokak has a world famous waterfall known as Gokak Falls, it is popularly called as the Niagara of Karnataka. During the British rule in India, the Forbes Spinning Mill (now owned by Gokak Textiles Limited of the Shapoorji Pallonji Group) was started here, and is functional to this day, providing jobs for thousands of […]