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Katraj Jain Temple

Address: 122, Vardhman Nagar, Katraj, Pune, India
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Ranked #15 of 165 Attractions in Pune
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Religious Sites, Cultural
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Type: Religious Sites, Cultural
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Ahmedabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Katraj Derasar is one of the oldest derasar, having good architectural & scenic view and place for one day or half day religious trip. It was an Ultimate view of Pune city & delightful Aagam Mandir derasar was there something like Pavapuri derasar replica. It is around 12-13 km from Pune station to katrej bus station & city bus is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

One of the most beautiful temples from inside that I have seen. The idol of the God is just too good. You just feel like being there

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Pune, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

beautiful Havent seen such architecture in long long time, A new construction and pretty beyond imagination Must see attraction

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Pune, India
4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Awesum food and with awesum taste, I am pure NON-VEG, but one of my friend force me to eat there, first I am bit hesitant but once I start eating its taste YUM..

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Pune, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The temple is situated up a dusty and dirty road so advise getting a rickshaw to to the gate, once inside there are some beautiful carvings and the place is quiet and peaceful. The skill of the carvers is undermined by the clumsiness of the planners and builders as so much of the sculpture is badly placed and not straight,... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Katraj Jain Temple is situated on a hill top on Pune-Satara Expressway. This is a religious place, so some rules must be followed. Women have to adorn full attire and they should not enter the temple during periods. The temple complex has a place to eat where one gets satvik jain food at subsidized rates. Also one can hire clean... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Became fan of this place once visited Even being near (@3 - 4 Kms )to Bypass Highway (Mumbai - Kolhapur) and Near to Crowded City Bus Stop of Katraj (2 kms) it gives Scenic View of Katraj Ghat section Hats off to Sclupture - Jain Aagam Mandir there, especially foreigners who love to visit BEAUTIFUL INDIAN TRADITION of Scluptures

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

If you are planning to visit katraj snake park then you must not miss this temple. Its situated just around 200 mtrs ahead on a hill . The temple is still under construction but once it gone be completed , it is going to become one of the biggest Jain Thirth(holy place) in Maharashtra. Entry is free photography is prohibited... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

My wife and I went there on one afternoon hoping that it'll be just another derasar (Jain temple is called derasar) however we were amazed to see very beautifully constructed temples there. Osiya mata, nakoda bairoji and many more. There is a temple which is in middle of the beautifully created artificial lake, made up from white marbles. And from... More 

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Pune, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Last Visited : July 2014 How to Reach: We reached by Two wheeler from Kothrud Depot. Around 15 KM away & it took around 25 mins. Site Review : Katraj Jain Temple is on the Pune-Satara Highway and is set on a hilltop , from where we can get a superb view of city of Pune. There is a golden... More 

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