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Hathee Singh Jain Temple

Hutheesing Wadi | Near Delhi Darwaja, Ahmedabad, India
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Ranked #7 of 99 attractions in Ahmedabad
Type: Religious Sites
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Ahmedabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 NEW

The best part of this temple is that the old structure and the sculptors are well maintained and the carvings are really beautiful. Don't miss visiting it while you are in Ahmedabad!

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Ahmedabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 NEW

Awsome for those who love historic places.... Situated in one of the most crowded area of the city, but when you go inside.... The experience is totally different.... Just Awsome architecture..... Huge campus.... When u go inside.... U feel so much peace... The aura.... And its nice.... One can't define the same... Don't miss this place at all.....

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Ahmedabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

This is complex of Jain temples with great stone-work and beauty of the ancient temple architecture. This is not a very popular tourist site but it is actually a very good place to visit. Teeming with history, it also has a minarette (kirtee Sthambha) within the complex. Rajesh Bhat, Ahmedabad.

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Buzios, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Anybody with a liking to the carved stone works and relics should definitely make a point to visit the place because the work is far enhanced and intricate than I have seen in other place. The place being a religious one does not allow you to take photographs and this was a bit saddening because the place just shouts you... More

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Ahmedabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014 via mobile

One must visit it..... Also some places in the cities of old heritage are must see. Diwanji ni haveli, baronate house, parekhs (house of MG), manekchawk ,Jain heritage walk of temples, heritage walk from city..... Must see

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

One has to visit this Hathee Singh Jain temple to see a glimpse of traditional stone carving art of our craftemen. It's a pity that we are not allowed to take photos inside. The work of stone carving is marvelous to tell the least. The 'Kirti Stambha' outside the temple offers a good opportunity for the shutter bugs.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

This large Jain temple stands in a compound with a tall sandstone "Victory Tower" (victory over the senses) which is recently built. The temple itself has many beautiful stone carvings. Little towers around the walls are being rebuilt because they have become blackened by the monsoon and possibly pollution. No photography is allowed inside, but good views may be had... More

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Porto, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

It is a beautiful temple with a unique architecture and incredible carvings. I got the feeling that foreigners are not welcome! The people who work there are very rude. Unfortunately pictures are not allowed.

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Guwahati, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

A recommended spot for photography of historical art and architecture, the elaborate carvings of figures on the walls of the shrine are noteworthy. There is also a beautiful stone tower at the entrance courtyard, which resembles like the Victory Tower of Chittor. I was fortunate to be guided around by Jain devotees volunteering at the temple and also got to... More

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Leitholm, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

I love temples and the whole architectures associated with them and out of all the ones I have seen this one definitely stands out with its intricate detailing and carvings. Sadly the place does not allow you to take pictures which is quite common with most of the temples and other religious place around the country but otherwise the place... More

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