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Address: Jain Temples, Khajuraho 471606, India
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Half-day Excursion of Ranakpur Jain Temple from Udaipur
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Best Jain temple

Very ice temple situated in eastern temple ,Jain temple.very nice statue of parswnath you will find here.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Khajuraho, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very ice temple situated in eastern temple ,Jain temple.very nice statue of parswnath you will find here.

Thank plaza12
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Main attraction of the Eastern Group of Temples. If you want you can skip this as well, because it offers the same stone works, carvings, eye for detail of the architects.

Thank NikhilVashisht
Amherst, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was one of the last temples we saw some I was looking for something unique. I would still recommend seeing this one as the subtle and crafted carvings really showed thinness of the skirt material in addition to the perfectly proportioned bodies.

Thank Robert L
New Providence, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

This was a fantastic temple and just one of the few you can visit on the site. We went inside but the best part are the extraordinary figures that decorate the outside.

Thank Ramadama
National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

One need to visit these temples to see their replendent glory. words cannot describe their exquisite carvings and architecture.

Thank atul1969jain
Ramat Gan, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

This is a very good place to understand the difference between Hindu and Jane via the sculpture, the details of each figure, and get the general ideas. The temple is beautiful and a must visit site. During sunrise the temple is well illuminated in soft pink light for excellent photography. It is also quiet at that time of the day,... More 

Thank Elhanan S
Mysore, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

A place of beautiful sculpture & architectural place.. one should visit this site... A world heritage site.

Thank manuelnelson
Gurgaon, Haryana, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

It was sad to see the ancient beauty of most of the temples in the Jain Temples Complex in Khajuraho being destroyed by some overenthusiastic people by whitewashing the temples. These look now no different from the modern day temples. Fortunately the Parsvanath temple maintains its original beauty. The Archaeological Survey of India should take immediate steps to preserve the... More 

Thank Ashok R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

My wife and I visited the Parsvanath temple whilst touring the Jain group of temples in Khajuraho. There were few other tourists there, which was a plus. The age of the temple remains a bit of a mystery but it may be older than those in the western group. Although very similar in design to the western temples, there are... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

We hired an autorickshaw to take us to the Eastern Temples. The Jain enclosure was the best. For us it was special because active worship was taking place here. A locl Jain offered to take us through and pointed out the important artwork. When we offered to tip him, he pointed to a locked Offering box. There is no admission... More 

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