13 Most Popular Jain Temples In India

1. Gomateshwara Statue, Shravanabelagola (Karnataka)

Every 12 years, the statue is anointed in a grand event called Mahamastakabhisheka, attracting devotees worldwide. 

2. Sonagir Temple

This pilgrimage site, dotted with around 77 temples, draws Jain devotees, particularly during the festival seasons.  

3. Dilwara Temples, Mount Abu

Their sublime artistry and serene ambiance attract tourists and pilgrims from all over the world. 

4. Bawangaja Jain Temple- Kundalpur

Its historical significance and awe-inspiring grandeur make it a must-visit destination for both devotees and tourists. 

5. Ayodhya, Uttar Pradesh

Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh, more famously known for its religious significance in Hinduism, also houses some of the ancient Jain temples in India.  

6. Sri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir, Delhi

Sri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir, located opposite the Red Fort in Delhi, is the oldest and best-known Jain temple in the capital city.  

7. Ranakpur Jain Temple, Rajasthan

Built in the 15th century, it serves as a significant pilgrimage spot for Jains and a marvel for architectural enthusiasts. 

8. Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh

A UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Khajuraho complex stands as a testament to the region's rich cultural and architectural heritage. 

9. Kulpakji Shrine, Andhra Pradesh

Kulpakji Shrine in Andhra Pradesh is an ancient gem among the Jain temples in India, reflecting the deep roots of Jainism in southern India. 

10. Hanumantal, Madhya Pradesh

Set beside the serene Hanumantal Lake, it adds a mystical charm to the surroundings.

11. Girnar, Rajasthan

Girnar in Rajasthan stands tall among the revered Jain temples in India.

12. Shikharji Temple, Jharkhand

Shikharji Temple in Jharkhand holds a prominent position among the most celebrated Jain temples in India.  

13. Dharmanath Temple, Kochi

Dharmanath Temple in Kochi stands as one of the serene representatives of Jain temples in India. 

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