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Jain Temple - Mumbai

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Address: Ridge Road | Walkeshwar (Malabar Hill), Mumbai (Bombay), India
Phone Number: 022/2369-2727
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
Description: The city's most famous temple was built in 1904 and contains ornate...
The city's most famous temple was built in 1904 and contains ornate sculptures and paintings.
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Doesn't take much time, but you should see this.

We had very little understanding of the Jain religion and how it fits into the culture of India. Doesn't take long to visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

I always enjoy visiting temples. I went there with my family.It is located on the main road that runs along the top of Malabar Hill on the way to Walkeshwar Temple. The full name of this temple is the Babu Amichand Panalal Adishwarji Jain Temple and is probably one of the most decorative and prettiest Jain temple I have seen.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

very good and old temple in mumbai 1 of the best jain temple its in walkeshwar and the best is decoration of God & Temple.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

We had very little understanding of the Jain religion and how it fits into the culture of India. Doesn't take long to visit.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

As a child this was one of the stops for me because outside the Jain temple there are two huge elephants which fascinated me always. Every Sunday my parents would take me there. I loved that temple with its marble floors and wanting to ring the bell whilst entering. Now unfortunately don't go there often. Last week going to Walkeshwar... More 

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Mumbai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Derasar - thats the Gujrati name for Temple. This is one of our biggest and oldest temples in Mumbai. Its more than 100 yrs old and hence is now a heritage. It has one storey and has the idols of our jain gods. The place brings alot of peace to the mind. It is also open for almost the entire... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

one of the oldest jain temples in Mumbai. u feel very elevated. often u have jain saints also there and one should go for their blessings also

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Relatively a small temple, on the day we went it was very quiet & peaceful. As always beautiful architecture and carvings out of marble. my visit was short & sweet

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Mumbai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

This is a really old temple of Adeshwar Bhagwan. The majestic idols of the lord bring peace and calmness to any visitor. Being a Jain, this is a temple we grew up visiting. Diwali and Paryushan are even more elaborate here. Jai Jinendra

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

A beautifully built temple with intricate carvings on the pillars and structure this Jain temple is a must visit if you are visting South Mumbai. The beautiful ancient statues are a marvel. This Shwetambar Jain temple is one of the most visited temples of the city by the tourists

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

The Babu Amichand Panalal Adishwarji Jain Temple is widely regarded as the most beautiful temple in Mumbai. Members of the Jain community are known to be exceptionally adept in the world of business, and although they believe in self-restraint and aestheticism (orthodox Jains will not tread on an ant, and at their most extreme wear masks to avoid breathing in... More 

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