` Shri Munigiri Teerth North Arcot Tamil Nadu India

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Shri Munigiri Teerth

Karande Gam

Jain Idol  :

Gold-colored idol of Bhagawan Kunthunath in the Semi-Padmasana posture.

Jain God Desc :

The artistic idol of Bhagawan Kunthunath looks dominant and splendid

Jain Teerth :

It is in the Karande village.

Speciality of Jain Teerth :

The artistry of the temple is distinct and attractive.

Managing Trust :

Shri Kunthunath Bhagawan Jain Mandir

Management Details of Jain :

Shri Kunthunath Bhagawan Jain Mandir, Karande Gam, Dist, North Arcot, State : Tamilnadu, India.

Geographical Details :

Historical Details :

It is mentioned that this was the land of penance of many Jain ascetics since the third century A.D. Therefore, the name of this place is Munigiri. There are mentions that the kings of the Cholraj dynasty and many other kings gave many gifts of land to this temple. This was a very rich and prosperous place till the 13th century A.D. A fair is held here every year from the seventh day to the 14th day of the bright half of the month of Fagan. It is called tappotsava. It is worth seeing. It has a special significance.

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Some other important Information

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Railway Station :

Kanchipuram is at a distance of 15 kilom

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Road Route :

Bus service and private vehicles are available. Board and lodging provisions are there near the temple.

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District :

North Arcot

State :

Tamil Nadu

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Other Teerths :

In the compound of the temple, there are at present the temples of Bhagawan Mahavir Swami, Bhagawan Parshvanath, Bhagawan Adinath and Ambikadevi. There is a temple in the Tiruppanapur village. In the library of the temple, there are thousands of books written in different languages, and many books written on palm-leaves.

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