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Nearly 105 Cms. high, White - colored metal idol of Bhagwan Adinath in the
It is in the Manek Chok area in the Dungarpur town.
Historicity: Sheth Sanvalldas
Davada Built this temple and installed the large idol of Bhagwan Adinath
under the auspices of the disciples of Acharya Ratnasurishvarji in the
year 1526 of the Vikram era. Thinking it to be an idol of gold, Muslims
damaged this idol during the Muslim real. This white colored idol was then
reinstalled. The metal parikar is there even today. One sees in it the
pictures of the twenty four Tirthankars of the past, present and the
There are other temples also. The temple of Bhagwan Parshvanath built by
Sheth Shala Shah is exceedingly splendid. It is in the old Ghati Street
of art and Sculpture:
The metal parikar and palasana of the idol are distinctly artistic. In the
partikar, one sees paintings of Tirthakars and in the palsana, one sees
the painting. of the scenes of the fourteen dreams, the nine plintings
plants, the eight mangals and Yakshas and Yakshinis.
This tirth is at a distance of 32 Kms. from a the Kesariyaji tirth. The
Nearest railway station of Dungapur is at distance of 2 kilometers. There
are good boarding and lodging provisions.
Trust: Shri Adinath Bhagawan Jain
Svetambar Mandir Pedhi, Manek Chowk, Dungarpur : 314001, State Rajasthan,