Go to Homepage

A comprehensive guide for Jains, Jainism & Jain places of Pilgrimage

[ Home ][What is a Tirth][Tirth - Gujarat][Tirth - Rajasthan] [ Tirth - Rest of India ][ Jainism ][Tirthankars]

<< Back

              Jain Temples - India                      

kalash.jpg (2804 bytes) 
Shri Kathgola Tirth

Mulnayak | Tirth | Historicity | Other Temples | Works of art and Sculpture | Guidelines | Trust | Photo Gallery

Mulnayak: Nearly 90 cms. high, white colored idol of Bhagawan Adishvar in the Padmasana Posture (A Svetambar temple)

Tirth: It is a vast and beautiful garden of 30 acres in the Nasipur village.

Historicity: This is one of the groups of the five temples of West Bengal. Under inspiration of his mother, Babu Lakshmipat Sinha built this splendid pinnacled temple in the vast garden in the year 1933 of the Vikram era. The building style of this temple is very thrilling. The idol is very ancient, impressive, beautiful and spectacular. The building style of every sculpture in the expanse of 30 acres in very beautiful and matchless.

Other Temples: There are no other temples.

Works of art and Sculpture: The idols of gate - keepers standing on both sides of the gate to the sanctuary and made of stone present an extraordinary specimen of artistic skill. Workmanship and beauty have combined here. Many artistic things of various types are seen in the temple in front of the lake. The wonderful sight of the idol of Bhagawan is difficult to find elsewhere.

Guidelines: The nearest railway station of Jiyaganj is at a distance of 3 kilometers. Bus services and private vehicles are available. Boarding and lodging provisions are available.
Trust: Shri Adinath Bhagwan Jain Mandir, Kathgola, Gam : Nasipur : 742160, Dist. : Mushirabad, West Bengal, India.

Bhagawan Adishvar


About Us | Feedback| Contact Us
copyright© 2001, Jinalaya.com Prodigy Software Ltd India, a Weathercraft group company
Best viewed with a resolution of 800*600 and 256 colors or higher