Nasiyan Jain Temple, Ajmer
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Address: Soni Ji Ki Nasiyan, Agra Gate, Ajmer- 305001, India
Time Required: 00:30 Mins
Timings: 08:30 am - 04:30 pm Details
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About Nasiyan Jain Temple, Ajmer
The Nasiyan Digambar Jain Temple is located in Prithviraj Marg in Ajmer, Rajasthan. It is easily accessible from all places and thus is a popular tourist attraction. This temple is the most beautiful after the Jain temples of Ranakpur and Mt. Abu. The splendid design, architecture and beauty of these buildings over shine even the finest of Mughal architecture.
The temple was built in 1864 and was completed after even more than 30 years in 1895. It is dedicated to the first Jain Teerthankara, Shri Rishavadeva.
The temple is a double storey building and has a huge hall in the top level. This hall has large wooden statues that depict Jain mythology. The artifacts here show the ancient world in a Jain perspective. There is also a museum attached to the temple.
The first floor is called the ‘Swarna Nagari’ and houses some of the most exclusive art and architecture work all in the traditional Jain style. The most beautiful attraction here is the depiction of panorama from a Jainism view where you will see gold plated replicas of all Jain temples of the country. It is said that around 1000 kg gold was used in this making process. There are also the replicas and models of the ancient cities of Ayodhya and Prayag.
The interiors are decorated with silver balls hanging from the ceiling. The walls and other portions are also done with silver linings and gems. This type of design is not found anywhere else in the world.
Nasiyan Jain Temple Information
- Photography is not allowed inside the temple.
Nasiyan Jain Temple Ticket Prices
- Rs 10 per person for Indians.
- Rs 25 per person for foreign tourists.
How To reach Nasiyan Jain Temple by Public Transport
- The nearest airport is the Jaipur International Airport.
- The nearest railway station is the Ajmer Dargah Junction Station.
Restaurants Near Nasiyan Jain Temple
- Shri Dev Restaurant
- Olive Kitchen & Arabian Nights Restaurant
- Do Pal Restaurant
- Hotel Paradise Palace Inn and Garden Restaurant
- Un Curry
- Nanak restaurant
- Mango Masala Restaurant
- Prem Prakas Restaurant
- Ajmera Bhojanalaya
- Surya Shakti Bhojanalaya
- Mohan Restaurant
- Honeydew Restaurant
- Rasoi Restaurant
- Elite Restaurant
- Jai Bhole Restaurant
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Nasiyan Jain Temple, Ajmer Reviews
Marvelous, intricate wooden sculptures. Every small, complex figurines sets up the entire scene (which they are trying to convey) very well. The downside is that, the temple is not adequately maintained or staffed. Overall, it is worth a visit.
If you have been in Ajmer you should consider visit at this beautiful temple. It's really amazing. Have a look at the photos.
Rs 10 entrance fee, rs2 shoes keeping fee, need to entre bare footed, Not nicely maintained building but main attraction point is well preserved in glass. Looks like made of pure gold.
Entry 10 per person. Very good depiction of jain culture and history. Request management to improve upkeep and cleanliness. Restoration required for attracting tourists.
No words for the great art work. Atleast Once visit. Part of Jainism can be clearly understand as words turned into great art. Charges are very nominal which are actually required to maintain the decoram of the place and to prohibit the entry of unsocialistic peoples. The time taken to built up this was very previous in terms of preparing this which will keep an eye live forever on jainism.