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Nearly 135 cms. high, Red - colored idol of Bhagawan Mahavir Swami in the
At a distance of 3 kilometers from Bijapur it is among the hills.
The History of the
Tradition of Bhagawan parsvanath, by Ratnasundarji Maharaja Saheb states
that this temple was built in the year 370 of the Vikram era. There is
also mention that the idol of Bhagawan Red Mahavir was here in the year
1335 of the Vikram era. This tirth was renovated in the year 2006
of the Vikram era. The old fourth - century idol is still there. Here
under the idol of Bhagawan Mahavir, there is a mark of a lion and the head
is of an elephant. Perhaps, this is the reason why the city was named
"Hastikundi". There are references to show that many learned
Acharyas did religions activities here. A vast fair is held here every
year on the thirteenth day of the month of Chaitra.Revati Yaksha here is
At present, there is no other temple.
of art and Sculpture:
It is the Ancient tirth. still here we found the Archaeological
Statues.Here the idol of Bhagawan Mahavir, a mark of a
Javaibandh, the nearest railway station is 20 kilometers away and Falna is
28 kilometers away, Bus service and vehicles are available. There are
boarding and lodging provisions.
Trust: Shri Rata Mahavir Jain Tirth,
Bijapur, Dist. Pali, State Rajathan, India.