` Shri Avanti Parshwanath Teerth Ujjain Madhya Pradesh India

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Shri Avanti Parshwanath Teerth

Anant Peth: Daani Darwaja

Jain Idol  :

The moolnayak idol of Shri Avanti Parshwanath Bhagwan sitted in Ardh-padmasan position is about 1.2 meter (4 feet) in height.

Jain God Desc :

An ancient teerth place. The temple was constructed by Shri Mahakal inspiring from the preachings of Shri Suhasti Suriji in memory of his father.

Jain Teerth :

The teerth temple has been constructed at the bank of Kshipra river in Ujjain city.

Speciality of Jain Teerth :

King of Ujjain Shri Chandra Pradyot has constructed the idol of Prabhu Veer during the reign of Charam Teerthankar Bhagwan Mahaveer. Later on, the idol was possesed by King Samprati. Arya Suhasti Suriji use to visit this place for worshipping this idol. He had oreached King Samprati, Avanti Sukumal, Mahakal and others here. During the time scale Shashan prabhavak Acharya Chandra Rudra, Arya Rakshati Suri, Shri Chandragupt, Arya Ashadh & many other religious saints have done many religious work while their stay at this place. In the later days, it was ruled by the Shaiv rulers. It was the scholar of the court of King Vikramaditya, Acharya Shri Sidhasen Diwakar, who created Shri Kalyan Mandir Strotra in front of King Vikramaditya due to the effect of which this idol of Prabhu Veer emerged form the Jyotirling of of the temple. This lead to the re-establishment of Jainism in the reign of King Vikramaditya. Acharya Shri Mantung Suriji has created an miracle with the help of creating Bhaktamar Strotra at this place and established the power of Jainism in 7th century of Vikram Samvat. During 11th century of Vikram Samvat, it was ruled by the knowledge praiser Parmar King Shri Bhoj (famous as Raja Bhoj in the history). Shri Shanti Suriji defeated 84 contastant Acharyas in the court of King Bhoj and was welcomed by all. All these events have helped in building the image of Jainism.

Managing Trust :

Shri Avanti Parshwanath Teerth

Management Details of Jain :

Shri Avanti Parshwanath Teerth (Jain Shwetambar Pedhi); Anant Seth: Daani Darwaja; Post: Ujjain; State: Madhya Pradesh. INDIA.

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Historical Details :

This teerth place was famous as Avantika, Pushkar Rajini etc. In the ancient period. As per the Jain Shashtras, Shri Avanti Sukumal, the son of Bhadra Sethani has acepted Jainism and attained Moksha being in the Santhara in the forest here. His son Shri Mahakaal has constructed this huge temple in memory of his father after hearing the preachings of Acharya Arya Suhasti Suriji and established the idol of Prabhu Veer in it. Many renovation of the temple took place in the time scale and many of the Jain Acharyas have visited this place & performed many religious works.

Management Dharamshala :

A dharamshala is situated near the temple.

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Railway Station :

The main nearby railway station is Ujjai

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Road Route :

Taxi, Rokshaws & tangas are available for the teeerth temple from Ujjain station, situated at a distance of 55 Kms from Indore city.

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Madhya Pradesh

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Other Teerths :

Mandu Teerth is at the distance of 146 Kms, Dhaar teerth at 112 Kms , Onkareshwar teerth at 129 Kms & Bhopal is 188 Kms away from the Avanti Parshwanath teerth.

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