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Address: Jain Temples, Khajuraho, India
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One of the Jain temples

This temple is located with the compound of the Jain temples. It houses many idols of the Jain tirthankaras.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This temple is located with the compound of the Jain temples. It houses many idols of the Jain tirthankaras.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Dedicated to one of 24 Jain Tirthankars, built in eastern complex, on the same lines of architecture as Western complex temples

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really beautiful temple both inside and inside! Very impressive architecture, Also, I found it was better inside than most of the other temples.

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Palmyra, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

One of the finest. Beautiful sculptures Classic figure on lowest band north Nd south sides of a woman removing a thorn from her foot. And a woman applying eye makeup.

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Ghaziabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

Jain Temple with Very fine architecture and sculptures in it , just like western side temples ... sharduls, animals, dancing couples , etc..in their carving designing .. but two most impotent things we have seen only in this temple... A- In entrance of temple on the left side pillar contains an inscription of 954 AD {{ Vikram Samvat hindu calander... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015 via mobile

These Jain eastern temples from 11th century have masonry bases n Huge courtyards . The rooms house deities sculptures from 9th n 10th century. The carvings are also elaborate. Must not miss

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

Jain communities were flourished during the periods of chandela kings. The temple is build by pahil and one of the oldest in the region.

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Bhubaneswar, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015 via mobile

These temples are based on Jain culture and are a worth visit! The temples are really enlightening and there is a lot to learn from the temples! A must visit for every traveler to this place.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

Parshvanath Temple is situated in the East Group of Khajuraho temples. it can also be praised for its excellent structure and fine carvings of dancing girls. It's campus is vast along with other temples of jainism. Though it is not so great as the western group of temples, yet not inferior in quality. The wall carvings of dancing girls are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

The jain temple complex is very different from the western group of temples in that they are located in a much more peaceful environment and do not have erotic images. The Parsvanath temple in located in the center of the Jain temple complex. It has a black idol of Lord Parsvanath. The locales of the temple are full of grass,... More 

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