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Sonagiri

Shri Digamber Jain Siddha Shetra Sonagiri, Datia, India
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Jain Pillgrimage

Basically a Jain Pillgrimage but has many ancient temples so also tells a lot of history. The main... read more

Reviewed December 27, 2017
PankajJain7
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Rohtak, India
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Nice hilly area

Small town in hilly area... Religious area of jain community Only 5 km from main road... Peaceful... read more

Reviewed July 7, 2017
Pankaj G
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Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

Basically a Jain Pillgrimage but has many ancient temples so also tells a lot of history. The main temple is of Chandraprabhu with a standing idol which is believed to be over 2000 years old. Attracts only a few tourists due very little facilities, poor...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

Small town in hilly area... Religious area of jain community Only 5 km from main road... Peaceful environment

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Reviewed December 30, 2016

77 beautiful, white colored Jain temples are located on the hill. Beautiful temples on both sides of the way make the walk worthy of every step. One has to remove the shoes, so be careful if you are coming in summer months as you have...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2016

100s of temples located on one mountain. Usually takes about 4-5 hours or more depending on age and speed and your faith. Easy accessibility from Gwalior or any of Indian states. No issues with stay as lot of religious groups have their own places for...More

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Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

The place has the credit of holding 17 samavasharan of Lord Chandraprabhu and is also believed to be the place where hundreds of thousands of monks attained nirvana.The place boasts of 77 spotless white temples dedicated to Jinas and Tirthankarars.Also it is a very small...More

1  Thank Sorab J
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Reviewed November 28, 2015

There are dozens of temples, mostly white. Some are really beautiful and decorated, but the main attraction is their collective beauty on the hillside. On our visit all the individual temples were actually closed ,but it did not distract from the beauty of the place....More

1  Thank guineapig103
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Reviewed November 16, 2015

Temples all around the hill. Most of the temples are white giving a beautiful scene to the area. Roads are very bad though.

Thank Anmol C
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Reviewed May 9, 2013

We went to Datia from Orchha which wasn’t a pleasant experience as the road ahead Jhansi is really bad almost till one reaches Datia. It is all dusty throughout. If you do the trip by your own car or has hired one, then it is...More

3  Thank IndiaOffRoads
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Reviewed March 15, 2013

toured the hill of sonagiri (goldhill) long walk up a well maintained paved route took us past 77 more or less individual temples. each temple different in architecture with most in shing white finish. peaceful walk to the top with great views of the surrounding...More

4  Thank G-clayton2011
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Reviewed October 18, 2012

Sonagiri as the names says Golden peak. is a place sacred to Digambar Jains. Pure natural environment, hilly are and scene of beautiful temples with high spires looks very attractive, pleasing to eyes & mind. This is a place where King Nanganag Kumar achieved liberation...More

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Sharad g
July 20, 2017|
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Response from Pankaj G | Reviewed this property |
Total 77 temple during reach the main temple in hill.... Is usually take 1 hrs... All temple on main road
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wheelsandwares
January 15, 2017|
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Response from ukgaurav | Reviewed this property |
There are tons of places. Once you reach Datia which is nearest railway station to Sonagiri and you take local transport to reach place in between ask the driver to take you to better decent Jain Dharamshala and he will take... More
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digitallyyour
December 11, 2015|
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yes. many places is there
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