List of Jain temples

Panchakuta Basadi, Mandya. There are 6 temples in this village
Jain Tirthankara Relief at Padmakshi Gutta, Warangal

Jain temples and tirtha (pilgrimage sites) are present throughout the Indian subcontinent, many of which were built several hundred years ago. Many of these temples are classified according to Jain sects. Idols of tirthankaras are present in these temples. Many Jain temples are found in other areas of the world. This article lists and documents prominent Jain temples and Tirthas around the world.

India[edit]

Andhra Pradesh[edit]

Cave temples
Main temples

Assam[edit]

Bihar[edit]

Cave temple
Main temple

Chhattisgarh[edit]

Daman and Diu[edit]

Delhi[edit]

Goa[edit]

Gujarat[edit]

Cave temple
Main temple

Haryana[edit]

Himachal Pradesh[edit]

Jharkhand[edit]

Karnataka[edit]

Cave temples
Main temples

Kerala[edit]

Madhya Pradesh[edit]

Caves
Temples

Maharashtra[edit]

Cave temple
Main temple

Nagaland[edit]

Odisha[edit]

Cave temple
Main temple

Rajasthan[edit]

Telangana[edit]

Tamil Nadu[edit]

Cave temples

Puja is done in the following old (built several centuries ago) and new (built in the last 100 years) Tamil Digambara Jain temples (in Alphabetical order):

Uttar Pradesh[edit]

Uttarakhand[edit]

West Bengal[edit]

Outside India[edit]

There are several Jain temples in various countries outside India.

Jain Temple, Pottersbar, Hertfordshire

Australia[edit]

  • Jain Temple, Sydney - Seven Hill Sydney Jain Mandal
  • Jain Temple, Melbourne
  • Jain Temple, Sydney – Lidcombe(Between Strathfield and Parramatta suburb)

Belgium[edit]

Canada[edit]

  • Brampton Jain Temple : Principle deity of this temple is Rishabhdev
  • The Jain Society of Toronto has a Swethambar/Digambar temple in Toronto
  • Digambar Temple Shri Jain Mandir in Toronto

England[edit]

  • Oshwal Mahajanwadi, Croydon
  • Jain Samaj Manchester
  • Jain Samaj Leicester and Temple
  • Jain Samaj Wellingborough and temple
  • Jain Samaj Thornton Heath (Croydon)
  • Jain Samaj Potters Bar - Jain temple and community centre.
  • Kailash Giri Jain temple, London
  • Shri Mahavir Swami Jain Temple, Harrow, London
  • Oshwal Centre, Hertfordshire. First on virgin ground in Europe.
  • Institute of Jainology at Greenford, London.[2]

Hong Kong[edit]

Japan[edit]

Kenya[edit]

  • Mombasa, Kenya
  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • Thika, Kenya
  • Nakuru, Kenya

Malaysia[edit]

  • Ipoh, Perak
  • "First Shikhar Bandhi Jain Deraser" dedicated to Shri Chintamani Parshvanath Bhagawan, Mata Padamavati Devi & Mataji Sarasvati Devi in Ipoh

Myanmar[edit]

Shree Jain Shwetamber Murtipujak Temple, Yangon
  • Shree Jain Shwetamber Murtipujak Temple, 29th Street Yangon

Nepal[edit]

Pakistan[edit]

Punjab[edit]

  • Jain Shwetambar Temple with Shikhar, Thari Bhabrian Lahore City.
  • Jain Digambar Temple with Shikhar, Thari Bhabrian Lahore City.
  • Jain Shwetambar Dada Wadi (Mini Temple), Guru Mangat in Lahore Cantt., foot prints in stone.
  • Jain Digambar Temple with Shikhar, Old Anarkali Jain Mandir Chawk:[3] This temple was destroyed in the riots of 1992.[4] Now an Islamic school is run in the former temple.[5]
  • Digmabar Jain temple Thar, Pakistan.
  • Jain Digambar Temple Bohar Gate Multan

Sindh[edit]

The Gori Temple with 52 domes, Nagarparkar

Singapore[edit]

Africa[edit]

  • Mombasa jain temple, Kenya
  • Nairobi jain temple

Tanzania[edit]

  • Shree Jain Sangh in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Zanzibar Derasar in Zanzibar, Tanzania

UAE[edit]

United States[edit]

Hindu Jain temple in Monroeville, Pennsylvania
  • Siddhachalam, New Jersey, USA
  • St. Louis Jain temple
  • Jain Center of America
  • Jain Center of Greater Phoenix
  • Jain Center of Southern California, Buena Park, CA
  • Jain Society of San Diego, Vista CA
  • Siddhayatan
  • Jain center of Northern California, Milpitas, CA
  • Jain Sangh of New England, Burlington, MA
  • Jain Society of Chicago, Illinois
  • Jain Society of Greater Atlanta
  • Redmond Jain Derasar, Redmond, Washington
  • Jain Society of Seattle
  • Jain Society of Greater Cleveland
  • Hindu Jain temple in Monroeville, Pennsylvania
  • Jain religion center of Wisconsin
  • Jain Temple of Greater Detroit - Farmington Hills, Michigan USA
  • Franklin Township Derasar, New Jersey
  • Jain Society of Metropolitan Chicago
  • Jain Temple of Pennsauken Township (Cherry Hill), NJ

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jahaj mandir
  2. ^ Kurt Titze, Klaus Bruhn, Jainism: a pictorial guide to the religion of non-violence, p. 264
  3. ^ http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=2007%5C06%5C01%5Cstory_1-6-2007_pg13_6 TEPA to remodel roads leading to Jain Mandir Chowk
  4. ^ Ghauri, Aamir (5 December 2002). "Demolishing history in Pakistan". BBC News.
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 27 September 2007. Retrieved 7 June 2007.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link) LIST OF JAIN TEMPLES IN PAKISTAN
  6. ^ a b List of Jain temples in Pakistan, Jain World
  7. ^ "SINGAPORE JAIN RELIGIOUS SOCIETY".