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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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Pretty temple and interesting religious practices

As a non-religious person, I find religious practices very interesting and the Jain temple is a good stop for that reason for me. The building itself is quite pretty and although... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

As a non-religious person, I find religious practices very interesting and the Jain temple is a good stop for that reason for me. The building itself is quite pretty and although its smal, this was a very interesting visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

The Malabar Hill is a rich part of Mumbai and this Jain Temple is a reflection of it. The marble work is magnificant, as usually in the Jain Temples. The place enchants from the moment you enter the yard. And the marble balconies are so beautiful... There is no entrance fee and the people there welcome the visitors. We were... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

the jains recently termed as minority have been in mumbai for centuries and have some of the oldest and most mesmerising temples across mumbai. the best place to find inner peace

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

There is no denying this is a beautiful temple adorned with some wonderful carvings / statues and the architecture and design is stunning. However it did not have the air of tranquillity or a beauty from the less is more style, something we found in the Jain temple in Cochin. Apparently this is rich temple and I wonder if that... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Unless the visit is of devotional nature. This place can be given a miss. If there is ample time during the visit to Mumbai than can be visited.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Must visit. Beautiful, peaceful & clean. Amazing carvings. In a nice shady location near Malabar Hill.

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I visited this place in VileParle East just near to Shaan talkies,with one of my friend.This place is very clean having excellent marble work with carving.However parking of vehicles is a big problem there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

All God of jains are made of white /black marbles, know as tirthankars, Jains are the followers of Shree Mahavir swami and other 23 Gods know as Tirthankars,

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

very nice people. Beautiful view. Definitely worth a visit while in Mumbai. The Malabar Hill area is lovely yet conjested

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

As temples go this one is not large but it is a fine example of the beautiful marble work that Jain temples are known for throughout india.

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