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Tirthankara

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In Jainism, a Tirthankara is a saviour and spiritual teacher of the dharma. The word Tirthankara signifies the founder of a tirtha, which is a fordable passage across the sea of interminable births and deaths, the saṃsāra. According to Jains, a Tirthankara is a rare individual who has conquered the saṃsāra, the cycle of death and rebirth, on his own and made a path for others to follow. After understanding the true nature of the Self or soul, the Tīrthaṅkara attains Kevala Jnana, and the first Tirthankara refounds Jainism. Tirthankara provides a bridge for others to follow the new teacher from saṃsāra to moksha.
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Vimal Vasahi Jain Temple Dilwara

Vimala Vasahi Temple is an ancient Adinath Jain Temple in Dilwara group of Temples, at a distance of 2.5 km from Mount Abu in Rajasthan.

Navagraha Jain Temple Hubli

Navagraha Jain Temple or Navagraha Teertha or Navagraha Tirtha is situated at Varur near Hubli, Karnataka.

Trilok Teerth Dham Bada Gaon

Trilok Teerth Dham is a Jain temple in Bada Gaon, Baghpat, Uttar Pradesh.

Mahudi Jain Temple Mahudi

Mahudi Jain Temple is situated in Mahudi town in Mansa taluka of Gandhinagar district, Gujarat.

Hutheesing Jain Temple Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad Hutheesing Jain Temple is a famous temple in Gujarat.

Hanumantal Bada Jain Mandir Jabalpur

Bara Mandir is a historic Jain temple in Jabalpur, right on the edge of Hanumantal, once the main center of Jabalpur.Hanumantal Bada Jain Mandir, J

Lodhruva Jain Temple Jaisalmer

Lodruva's Jain temple is a small but beautiful ancient temple. The intricate detailing on the wall is worth taking a closer look.

Panchakuta Basadi Kambadahalli

Panchakuta Basadi is one of the finest examples of South Indian Dravidian architecture of the Western Ganga variety, related to the Jain faith and

Shantinath Jain Teerth Indapur

Shri 1008 Shantinath Digambar Jain Mandir is located in Indapur, District Pune in Maharashtra. This is the new south pattern temple.

Shri Sammed Shikharji

Shikharji is located on Parasnath, the highest mountain of the Parasnath Range.

Shri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir Chandni Chowk

Shri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir is the oldest and best-known Jain temple in Delhi, India.

Luna Vashi Temple Mount Abu

The Luna Vashi temple is dedicated to Lord Neminath.

Kolkata Jain Temple Kolkata

Kolkata Jain Temple is a Jain temple at Badridas Temple Street and a major tourist attraction in Kolkata, India.

Girnar Jain Temples Junagadh

The group temples of Jainism are situated on the Girnar mountains in the Junagadh District of Gujarat, India, situated near Junagadh.There are temp

Kalugumalai Jain Beds Kalugumalai

Kalugumalai Jain beds in Kalugumalai, a panchayat town in Thoothukudi district in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu, are dedicated to the Jain a

Jal Mandir Pawapuri

The Jal Mandir meaning Water Temple, also known as Apapuri, in Pawapuri, meaning a town without sins, in the Indian state of Bihar, is a highly rev

Alagramam Jain Temple Tindivanam

Alagramam Ancient Digambar Jain Temple is located in Alagramam Village, Tindivanam.

Ajmer Jain Temple Ajmer

The Ajmer Jain temple, also known as Soniji Ki Nasiyan, is an architecturally rich Jain temple. It was built in the late nineteenth century.

Shri Digamber Jain Atishya Kshetra Mandir Sanghiji

Shri Digamber Jain Atishya Kshetra Mandir, Sanghiji is an ancient Jain temple in Sanganer, Rajasthan made of red stone.

Kulpakji Tirtha Kolanupaka

Kulpakji also Kolanupaka Temple is a 2,000-year-old Jain temple at the village of Kolanupaka in Nalgonda district, Telangana, India.