| Sri Mahavir Digambara Jain Temple
SRI MAHAVIR DIGAMBARA JAIN TEMPLE
Located in the Dewan's lane of Chickpet area (of the Bengaluru Pete) this Jain palce of worship has an idol of Bhagawan Mahavira in the kayotsarga posture. The temple was constructed in 1878 has undergone many renovations. The idols of Bhagawan Parshwanatha, Bahubali, Vimalanatha, Ananathanatha and Brahma Yaksha are seen in this temple. A Dharmashala (guest house) for the pilgrims, Mahaveera Bhavan (house), Ahimsa Mandir (House of non-violence) and a well equipped library containing the books on Jainism are part of the temple complex.
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