Having read about the Dilwara Jain temples in school, we couldn’t wait to visit the place once in Mt. Abu. The entry was not smooth as they do not charge you for. Dilwara Temple – Situated near Mount Abu, the only hill station of Rajasthan, the Dilwara temple is one of the finest temples dedicated to the. Dilwara Jain Temple are one of the world most beautiful and sacred pilgrimage of Jains in the world. Located just km from Mount Abu, Rajasthan, Dilwara.

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Dilwara Temple

At the ground floor, there are four big halls on all the four sides tempe the chamber. Dilwara Jain Temple Dilwara temple complex consists of five temples in total which is unprecedented in the history of Jain temples.

Address, Dilwara Jain Temples Reviews: Dilwara Jain Temples, Mount Abu: The outer walls of the sanctum comprise beautiful sculptures in gray sandstone, depicting Dikpals, double set of Vidhyadevis — one of standing figures and the other of sitting ones, a set of all 24 Yakshinis, Shalabhanjikas and other decorative sculptures especially templw comparable to the ones in Khajuraho and Konark. Reviewed January 25, via mobile. Every piece of temple is a master peice.

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The main metal used in this statue is ‘Pital’ brasshence the name ‘Pittalhar’. The intricately carved ceilings, entryways, pillars and panels highlight the aesthetic appeal of this temple. Own or manage this property? This is a small temple relative to other Jain temples.


In other projects Wikimedia Commons. A high wall shrouds the temple complex.

Ethics Ethics of Jainism Sallekhana. This is a small structure constructed in and dedicated to Lord Mahavira. Enchanting India 6 replies Hows Weather in mid November? This temple was constructed in by Mandlik.

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If you take the service of guide, it is more enjoyable. Share on Google Plus Share. Add to Spiritual Diary. This temple carved entirely out of white marble was built in A.

Leave a Message Cancel reply. You dilwaraa check in all mobiles, cameras and electronic devices: It was constructed by two brothers known as Tejpal and Vastupal dilwaraa A. This page was last edited on 30 Decemberat Although photography is not allowed but sensing with our own sense realize the beauty of the work.

Why is the Trimurti important in Hinduism? The temple is awesome as you can see the work of that time were no lights and other stuff present.

Dilwara Temple Entrance The top highlights of the temple include the marvelous entrance way, the exquisitely carved ceilings, ornamental pillars with beautiful sculptures, the intricately designed doorways and panels are just extraordinary each of them demonstrating the heights of perfection. Similar to many other Jain temples, the plain exterior of the temple conceals a wonderful ornately carved interior which is remarkably well preserved given its age.


Reviewed January 21, Construction of the mandap and the corridor was curtailed by war with Gujarat and never completed. On the left side of the temple, there is a big pillar made out of black stone by the name of ‘Kirti Stambha’. Immediately outside the entrance to the temple is a small portico known as the Hastishala elephant hallbuilt by Prithvipal in which contains a figure of the patron, Vimal Shah, on horseback. Parshvanatha Dilwara Temple This temple was constructed in by Mandlik.

Share on Facebook Share. Arranged in a circular band are 72 figures of Tirthankars in sitting posture and just below this band are small figures of Jain monks in another circular band. This temple is adorned with carved passages, columns, arches and doorways. Baran district Bundi district Jhalawar district Kota district.

November 19th, Comments Off on Mount Abu: The temple has displayed an awesome use of marbles in constructions and sculpturing.

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