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JAB Chapter D08 - Jain Temples and Pilgrimage Places

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Nissihi
To leave behind
Shri Palitana Tirtha
Mulnayak: Adinath, white, 7 feet, Padmasan
3745 Steps
72 Pillars
Nav Tunk
Shri Sankeshwar Tirtha
Mulnayak: Sankeshwar Parshvanath, white, 6 feet, Padmasan
Ashadi Shravak's devotion
52 idols
Shri Taranga Tirtha
Mulnayak: Ajitnath, white, 9 feet
Tagar wood - oozes water when lit on fire
Shri Abu Delwada Tirtha
Mulnayak: Adinath, white, 5 feet, Padmasan
Vimal Vashi = Vimal Shah
Lunaga Vasahi = Vastupal-Tejpal
Shri Ranakpur Tirtha
Mulnayak: Adinath, white, 6 feet, Padmasan
Dharna Shah
1444 columns
2-108 kg bells
Shri Shravanbelgoda Tirtha
Mulnayak: Bahubali, light brown granite, 57 feet, Kayotsarga
Maha Mastaka Abhisheka (every 12 to 14 years)
Shri Ayodhya Tirtha
Shwetambar Mulnayak: Ajitnath, copper, 1 foot, Padmasan
Digambar Mulnayak: Adinath, white, 20 feet, Kayotsarga
Shri Hastinapur Tirtha
Shwetambar Mulnayak: Shantinath, golden, 3 feet, Padmasan
Digambar Mulnayak: Shantinath, white

Shreyans-kumar broke Adinath's fast, first 4 of Shantinath's Kalyanaks, Rakshabadhan
Shri Samet Shikar Tirtha
Mulnayak: Parshvanath, black, 3 feet, Padmasan

Temple for Bhomiyaji, 20/24 Tirthankars' Nirvana
Shri Pavapuri Tirtha
Mulnayak: Mahavir Swami, black, 7 inches
Shri Girnar Tirtha
Shwetambar Mulnayak: Neminath, black, 5 feet
Digambar Mulnayak: Neminath, black
4400 steps, 1117 meters above sea level
Digambar Idols
Eyes half closed, undecorated = life of a monk
Shwetambar Idols
Luxurious decorations = Spiritual kings, had wealth but gave it up
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