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Works of art and Sculpture |
Mulnayak: Nearly 45 cms high,white-colored idol of Bhagawan
Shantinath in the Padmasana posture (old Mulnayak).
Tirth: It is in the Vatera village.
Historicity: On the seat of Bhagawans parikar, there is an
inscription of the year 1171 of the Vikram era and according to it Bhagwan Mahavir was
Mulnayak. At the time of a certain renovation, perhaps the idol of Bhagawan Shantinath was
installed. This tirth is believed to belong to a period earlier than the twelfth century.
The last renovation was accomplished in the year 2022 of the Vikra era. The idol of
Bhagawan Shambavnath was installed under the auspices of Vijayjinendrasurisvarji. Even
today it is there as Mulnayak. A flag is hoisted on the temple on the third day of the
bright half of the month of Jeth every year.
Other Temples: There is no other temple.
Works of art and Sculpture: The ancient idol of God is very impressive,
artistic and beautiful. Other ancient idols are also handsome. The temple is in a small
Guidelines: Sarupaganj, the nearest railway station is at a
distance of 8 kilometers. Bus service and private vehicles are available. The sangha also
provides necessary services. There are difficulties about reaching the temple in rainy
days. There are provisions for boarding and lodging. There is also an upashraya.
Trust: Shri Samast Jain Sangha Pedhi, Vatera, Taluka
:-Pindavada Dist : Shirohi, State : Rajasthan, India.
Shree Shantinath Bhagwan