Dilwara temple consists of 5 sets of temples established during the 11th century AD. They are crafted elegantly with white marbles and is considered highly sacred and the most beautiful by Jain pilgrims.
Ranakpur Jain Temple is a 15th century temple featuring 1444 pillars, crafted with exquisite carvings making every pillar unique. The temple is known to be an architectural masterpiece and has incorporated the concept of Tirthankara’s four cardinal conquests, featured in its four-faced design.
The Jahaj Mandir situated in Mandwala, was first envisioned in the 1980s and was built in 1993 in the shape of a ship. It is 55 feet high and is crafted with Makrana marble and is considered to be a modern architectural masterpiece.
Mandoli hosts Jain temples dedicated to Guru Shantivijay Surishwarji.
Ghanerao is home to the Muchhala Mahavir temple, in which Lord Mahavir is depicted with a moustache.
RishabhadeoTemple is on the Udaipur-Ahmedabad road and is 65kms from Udaipur. It is famous for the Jain temple Kesariyaji Tirth, which is dedicated to the first Tirthankara Rishabhadeva.
A pilgrimage to Dilwara Temple (Mount Abu)/ A pilgrimage to beautiful Jain temple sites/ Visit the 15th century Ranakpur Temple that features 1444 pillars and exquisite carvings/ Visit the Rishabhdeo Temple/ Visit Mandoli, home to Guru Shantivijay Surishwarji/ Visit the unique Muchhal Mahavir temple at Ghanerao
Why Is This Perfect for You
Ex-Ahmedabad Jain Pilgrimage covers prime Jain pilgrimage areas North of Ahmedabad in Rajasthan and must do for seniors looking for Jain pilgrim circuits
When to Go
The best time to travel to these different destinations exclusively for Jain temple pilgrimage is the spring season, February-March and from October-February. The winters are not extreme, and travel can be undertaken.
Overnight stay with breakfast at Mount Abu (1 night), Ranakpur (2 nights) and Udaipur (1 night)
Car with Chauffeur for the entire trip for Temple visits.
Temples to be visited - Mahudi, Vadnagar, Taranga , Kumbhariaji, Dilwara Jain Temple, Ranakpur Jain Temple, Jahaj Mandir at Mandwala, Mandoli, Parsvanatha temple, Muchhal Mahavir temple, Adbhudji Jain temple, Rishabhadeoji