Nasiyan Jain Temple

Currently Open [Closes at 04:30 pm]
  • Address: Soni Ji Ki Nasiyan, Agra Gate, Ajmer- 305001, India
  • Timings: 08:30 am - 04:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-1452627426
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Outdoors, Historical Site, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Architecture

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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  • 95% of people who visit Ajmer include Nasiyan Jain Temple in their plan

  • 43.44% of people start their Nasiyan Jain Temple visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Nasiyan Jain Temple

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77.04% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Nasiyan Jain Temple

People normally club together Ana Sagar Lake and Akbar's Palace And Museum while planning their visit to Nasiyan Jain Temple.

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  • Wonder of a place which has a Jain temple and also a display of Jain epics crafted out of 1000's of kilos of gold! Never knew such places existed. This was a total surprise for me as I happened to visit Ajmer on my way to Jodhpur. Entry ticket of 10 rupees. You can walk around the depiction and take a very nice view if you arrive around the opening time, which was 10 AM when I visited. Totally worth the visit. Jain glory is shown in gold!

  • 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.

  • The Nasiyan Jain Temple is at Prithviraj Marg in Ajmer, Rajasthan. This temple is dedicated to Lord Adinath. It was built in 1865. Nasiyan temple is considered as one of the best Jain temples in Rajasthan. Nasiyan Temple is divided into two parts. One, where Lord Adinath’s idol is worshiped and second is the museum which includes a hall. The major attraction is the museum hall due to its astonishing interiors made up of gold. This beautiful museum illustrates the five stages (Panch Kalyanak) in the life of Lord Adinath, in the form of statues. The main hall is exquisite with gold and silver decorations. Inside the temple there is a luxurious display of wooden gilt representations, glass paintings and engravings narrating the Jain faith about the creation of the world. Since the place is decorated with such precious stones, gold and silver work, it’s also known as Soniji Ki Nasiyan. Reaching Nasiyan Temple is quite easy by hiring taxis or taking buses from anywhere in Rajasthan. It is just a kilometer away from the Ajmer Sharif Dargah.

  • Soni ji ki nasiya is an old architecture of Jain shamaj . It displays the gold statues of their God and the old architecture of their shamaj.

  • Mesemerizing. You can spend hours looking at the intricacies of this beautiful timeless art marvel.

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