` Shri Prabhasgiri (Pabhosa) Teerth Allahabad Uttar Pradesh India

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Shri Prabhasgiri (Pabhosa) Teerth

Prabhasgiri (Pabhosha)

Jain Idol  :

The moolnayak Shri Padmaprabh Bhagwan, reddish (Badami) idol in Ardh-padmasan mudra of 75 cms. It is said that the priest of Koushambi has seen this holy idol in his nightmare. As per the indication given in the nightmare he found the idol lying in a well. Part of the hill was collapsed damaging the temple but the idol was un-effected. The colour of idol keeps on changing in the day time by its own.

Jain God Desc :

Ancient temple

Jain Teerth :

This holy place was known as Pabhosha in old days. It has got the opportunity of being the place for Deeksha & Kevalgyan kalyanak of Bhagwan Shri Padmaprabh. Colour of idol keeps on changing in the day time by its own.

Speciality of Jain Teerth :

Digambar sect of Jainism believes that Padmaprabh Bhagwan has attained Kevalgyan while in meditation after taking Deeksha in this garden. Such a place is beyond specification. As per another myth Shri Krishna and his elder brother Balram have visited this garden after Dwarka city was burnt. The soul of Shri Krishna went to Swarga while he was taking rest under a tree in this garden when a sharp edged bow thrown by Jaratkumar indulged in his feet. The colour of moolnayak idol keeps on changing from morning to evening. Occasionally reddish rainfall takes place and reaches to its peak on the 13th day of Kartik Shukla and Chaitri Poornima. Annual function is held on every Chaitri poornima.

Managing Trust :

Shri Padmaprabhu Digambar Jain Atisay Kshetr Prabhasgiri (Pabhosa)

Management Details of Jain :

Shri Padmaprabhu Digambar Jain Atisay Kshetr Prabhasgiri (Pabhosa); P.O.: Goraju; Disst.: Koushambi; Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. INDIA. Telephone: 05331-911-66144.

Geographical Details :

Historical Details :

As per the Digambar sect of Jainism, 6th Teerthankar Shri Padmaprabh Bhagwan attained Deeksha and Kevalgyan at this holy place. It was a garden of Kaushambi city in those days. Inscription of post BC era are found here. The idol is also make of same time and was recovered from a well as per the indications given to the priest of Kaushambi through nightmare. Once a part of the hill fell down but the idol remain un-effected.

Management Dharamshala :

Dharmashala with modern facility with the capacity of 300-400 pilgrims. Bhojanshala is not effective but the priest arrange for it on prior intimation. It has a big hall.

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Some other important Information

Telephone :

05331 - 66144

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Road Route :

Present on Allahabad-Kanpur National Highway No. 2. Pilgrims has to travell from Allahabad via Mandari turning which is at a difference of 65 kms; Bharvari is 30 kms while Sirathu (Saini) at 40 kms from this holy place. Buses are available every 1 hrs from Allahabad to Goraju. From their one has to travell by Rikshaw trolly. A bus starts at 5.00 pm from Allahabad which goes upto the temple and returns on the next day morning.

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Sirathu ( Saini)

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State :

Uttar Pradesh

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Contacts of Trusts in Other States :

Allahabad: Dr. Premchandji Jain; President : Shri Padmaprabhu Digambar Jain Atisay Kshetr Prabhasgiri (Pabhosa); 37, Chahchand jiro Road, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. INDIA. Telephone: 0532- 400044/ 400045.

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