Having read about the Dilwara Jain temples in school, we couldn’t wait to visit the place once in Mt. Abu. The entry was not smooth as they do not charge you for. Dilwara Temple – Situated near Mount Abu, the only hill station of Rajasthan, the Dilwara temple is one of the finest temples dedicated to the. Dilwara Jain Temple are one of the world most beautiful and sacred pilgrimage of Jains in the world. Located just km from Mount Abu, Rajasthan, Dilwara.

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Dilwara Jain Temple are one of the world most beautiful and sacred pilgrimage of Jains in the world. Dilwara temples are known to have excellent architecture and incredible work of marble carvings.

Some experts even think that Dilwara temples have better tempe than the Taj Mahal. Built in between the 11th and 13th centuries AD by Chalukya dynasty, Dilwara Jain temples are simple and general looks from outside but its extravagant doors of entrance tell about its architectural superiority. It is surrounded by dilwraa hills and temple complex by high walls. All of its ceilings, doorways, pillars and panels has minutely carved ornamental details which show its architectural uniqueness.


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It is also important to notice that at that time there was no convenience to transport such big blocks of marble at a metres height. Elephants were used to transports marble on their back from Arasoori hills at Ambaji to Mount Abu.

Dilwara Temple Complex consist of five different temples, each devoted to five Jain trithankaras saints It was built in This is a small temple relative to other Jain temples. Its walls have marvellous work of craftsmanship of Sirohi painted pictures of the porch.

This fabulous work was done at Inside of the temple there are small images of Jain saints which have exclusive work of minute art carving on marble. Outside of te temple, there is an open courtyard surrounded by corridors all beautifully decorated with marble carved stones.

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This temple also has marvellous carvings on the marble pillars. It also has Gudu Mandapa and Navchowki. It was constructed by two brothers known as Tejpal and Vastupal in Dilwwara. Black marble idol of Shri Nemi NathJi among minutely crafted tiny idols of Jain trithankar in a hall named Rag Mandapa is amazing to see.


The pillars of this temple were built by Maharana Kumbha of Mewar.

Dilwara Temple – The Most Beautiful Jain Temples of the World

Dilwara Jain Temple Timings: The Dilwara Jain Temples are open from 6 A. M to Noon for Jain devotees and Noon to 6 P. Location Of Dilwara Temple: Dilwara temples can be easily accessible through road from Mount Abu 2.

It is located in Sirohi district, Rajasthan. It is well connected to Jodhpur km through Sirohi and Pali by Abu road. The tepmle railway station is Abu Road 29 km away and the nearest airport is Udaipur km. Share on Facebook Share.

Dilwara Temple – The Most Beautiful Among the Jain Temples of the World

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