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A Tranquil Destination

The sparkling white marble temple at Pawapuri stands in the middle of a large, rectangular, water... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Subrato M
Patna, India
Jal Mandir

The JAL MANDIR or The Water Temple in Pawapuri,Bihar is a temple dedicated to the lord Mahavira,the... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
rajesh g
via mobile
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Pawapuri Jal Mandir Rd, Nalanda 803115, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The sparkling white marble temple at Pawapuri stands in the middle of a large, rectangular, water lily pond. It is believed that 24th Jaina Trithankar Mahavira attained nirvana at this place and was cremated here around 500 B.C. The temple is believed to be constructed...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

The JAL MANDIR or The Water Temple in Pawapuri,Bihar is a temple dedicated to the lord Mahavira,the 24th thirthankar or the preacher and founder of the Jain Religion .It's also a place of his creamation. As per the legend Lord Mahavira attained Nirvana at Pawapuri,he...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2018

it is holly place of jains it is quit and peaceful beautiful temple built with white marble which is attractive it has pond which is cover with lotus

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Reviewed January 31, 2018

Surrounding by pond with lotus leaves around.it is open morning 5 Am to evening 8 pm.Best place for offering prayers for JAIN community.

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Reviewed December 29, 2017

The best part is it is situated in the middle of the water.So nice and great atmosphere here. I really enjoyed very much here.

Thank alankarnath2
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Religious and holy site for Jains. The temple is very beautiful and is located in the centre of a lake. Peaceful and soothing place.

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Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Watch full area very fantastic to picnic A temple in middle of pond this place name pawapuri district Nalanda bihar

Thank Birendra C
Reviewed April 27, 2017

We were on a trip to Nalanda and Rajgir and this place was not in our list(for current trip). We saw a signboard for Pawapuri and changed our itinerary instantly. It was worth a visit. Very sacred place. Though maintenance could have been better.

Thank arvind y
Reviewed March 23, 2017

Very Sacred place of Jain Community.there is a big pond and in the middle a marble embedded tample is situated.The temple is associated with nirwana of 24th tirthankar known as Lord Mahavira of Jains.This temple is surrounded by peace and calm environment.There is a govt...More

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Reviewed March 14, 2017

This place was one of the places i was told to visit every time i said I am going to Nalanda. Finally I visited the place and found a wonderful structure in the midst of water. Such a striking picture it was. So calm and...More

Thank pramila m
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