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Jain Temple at Khajuraho

Another Jain temple in eastern complex of Khajuraho, built and dedicated to Jain tirthankars, with exterior fine stone carvings

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

THis is one of the three Jain temples, which are located within the same compound. The architecture is similar to the temples in the Western complex.

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

Another Jain temple in eastern complex of Khajuraho, built and dedicated to Jain tirthankars, with exterior fine stone carvings

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

Smaller and partially restored. Fine sculptures and bands. Very similar to the Hindu temples but the striking black image in the inner sanctum.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

These are Jain temples very close to the other temples so most trips will being you by here. Nice intricate work, and some private shops as you enter. Not a big crowded place, and some groups dont come here.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

This temple is in eastern group of temples which houses three main Jain temples and Adinath temple is one of them. Most of the part of the temple is lost and only the main Garbha graha with Adinath shrine in black marble with its beautiful tower and a front mandapam is left for now. Beautiful temple among big trees and... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

Adinath temple is important among the jain Temple of Khajuraho. In fact Adinath, Parshvanath and Shantinath Temples fall in one campus of the Eastern group that is also known as Jain temples of Khajuraho. Though the carvings on the walls of temple have the same theme, that is irotic and nude poses, yet these carvings here are better in the... More 

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Mumbai
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

Part of Jain Temple complex in the corner, has a beautiful granite stone carved main idol of the earliest theerthankara.

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Bhopal, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

This in the Jaina temple complex. Some of the sculpture is amazing for its variation on the typical Jaina iconography.

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Howrah, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Adinath Temple, an attraction of the Eastern Group of Temples. Beautiful carvings of Yakshis (female mythical beings and partner of Yakshas), on the entire structure of this small temple in compare to the other temples. The design and decoration at the roof also make the tourist & architecture lover speechless.

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Thank Prantik2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Located within the eastern group of temples this is a beautiful little temple and an excellent representation of Jain carving skills.

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