5 Most Famous Jain Temples In India
By: Pinki Tue, 08 Oct 2019 1:19 PM
India has number of Jain temples known for unique architecture and marvelous marble stone carvings. Some of the most famous Jain temples in India also includes Jain Temple in Ajmer,Ajitnath Temple Palanpur,Girnar Jain temples,Shankeshwar Tirth,Vataman Temple,Shantinatha Basadi, Deogarh Jain temples,Lakkundi Jain Temple and Jain temples of Khajuraho.
* Gomateshwara Bahubali, Shravanabelagola
Gomateshwara Bahubali temple at Shravanabelagola is the most sacred Jain pilgrimage in India and also home to one of the largest free standing statues in the world. The gigantic monolithic statue of Bahubali at Shravanabelagola is a 57-foot tall statue carved from a single piece of rock.
* Lal Mandir, Delhi
Sri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir is oldest jain temple in old Delhi,dedicated Tirthankara or Lord Parashvanath. Lal Mandir is located opposite Red Fort and one of the best-known Jain temple in India.
* Hutheesing Temple, Ahmedabad
Hutheesing Temple is the best known Jain temple in Ahmedabad. Hutheesing Jain Temple is one of the live examples of Jain architecture in Gujarat and also has a unique Manastambha called Kirti Stambh.
* Dilwara Temple, Mount Abu
Dilwara Jain Temple of Mount Abu is one of the finest Jain temple in India, known for its extraordinary architecture and marvelous marble stone carvings. The marble temples is considered as the most beautiful Jain pilgrimage sites in the world.
* Ranakpur Temple, Rajasthan
Ranakpur Temple is the biggest and most important Jain temple complexes of India and one among the most famous places to visit in Rajasthan. The renowned Jain temple at Ranakpur is dedicated to Tirthankara Adinatha.