Video - In and Around Nasiyan Digambar Jain Temple
Significance of the Temple
The temple is a double storey structure and has a big hall at its second storey. The hall contains series of large, gilt wooden figures depicting the Jain mythology. The artifacts reflect the ancient world with a Jainism perception associated with it. There is a beautiful museum attached with the temple.
The interiors of the this great temple is decorated with the inner chamber that has silver balls suspended from its ceiling and is surmounted by a vimana. The interiors are also embellished with the marvelous silver linings and gems. It is best to visit the Nasiyan Digambar Jain Temple during the winter months from October to March.
"The Temple remains open for visitors and devotees from 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M."
The two-storeyed structure of Nasiyan Temple is been divided into two parts, where one is the worship area comprising the idol of Lord Adinath and the second is the museum including a hall. The museum hall gets the major attention due to its mind blowing interiors made up in gold. This exquisite museum depicts the five stages (Panch Kalyanak) in the life of Lord Adinath, in the stature of statues. With the dimensions of 40 x 80 feet, the hall is adorned with Belgium stain glass, mineral color paintings and stain glasswork.
Digambar Jain Temple displays a very much marvelous wooden gild representations, glass engravings and paintings, recounting the conviction of Jainism with reference to the making of the world. Festooned by precious stones, gold and silver work, the place is also termed as Soni Ji Ki Nasiyan.
The celestial appearance of the temple creates a kind of divine aura that appeals to the mind of pilgrims and devotees. The posh interiors of the temple boast of the aesthetic and rich taste of the Digambar Jains. In the vein of other Jain architecture, Nasiyan Temple has high fortifications which are encircling the temple complex. Jain Temple receives devotees, who come to pay their homage to Lord Adinath, from all over India.
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How to Reach the Temple
Air: The nearest airport is Jaipur, which is 135kms away.
Train: Ajmer is on the Delhi - Jaipur - Marwar - Ahmedabad -Mumbai line and most trains stops at Ajmer .
Road: It is connected with bus from all places like Jaipur, Agra, Aligarh, and Abu road, Bikaner, Bharatpur, Barmer, Haridwar, Chittorgarh, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer and Nagaur.