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Pareshnath jain temple

We went to pareshnath jain temple(shikharji) on 29th january..we did the journey by bike from... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2018
rinti b
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A place of Salvation - Shikharji

Out of 24 Jain Tirthankar 20 achieved their salvation in this area. The Shikharji is the highest... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2017
kschouhan
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Jaipur, India
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

We went to pareshnath jain temple(shikharji) on 29th january..we did the journey by bike from Durgapur. But did not get exact route map in google. So we had to ask roadside people to reach there. But local people know the road, they help us to...More

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Reviewed 14 October 2017

Out of 24 Jain Tirthankar 20 achieved their salvation in this area. The Shikharji is the highest peak of Parsanath hills. On the top of hills there is beautiful temple (tonk) made up of marble is situated. From this peak you can visualised the beauty...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

we did jain pilgrimage yatra of sammet shikharji hills aka parasnath hills, it has 31 tonks or pinnacles where saml temples are constructed, the trek takes 12 hours to complete with total climb up n down of 18 t0 22 kms, depending on number of...More

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Reviewed 15 June 2017

Shikhar ji, located in Madhuabn, Giridih, Jharkhanm, is the best pilgrimage of Jainism. It is the place from where many souls have reached to the heaven, including 20 Tirthankar Gods. It is a long, nearly 27 kms journey, which can be completed a foot, &...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This is one of the greatest if not the greatest pilgrimages for Jains. There are no hotels but Dharamshala where u can stay and have food as well. The bhojnalaya runs inside the Dharamshala itself and doesn't serve onion and potato. The main reason why...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Shikharji is a difficult pilgrimage. It's best to start by 2:30-3:00 am so that you can't see the ascend and cover most of the 1st 9 kms before sunrise. It can be really windy up there so be sure to cover your ears. We had...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2016

Located in Madhuban in giridhi district, Shikharji is a very divine place for going on a pilgrimage. Its a place where 20 tirthankaras attained moksha from this range. You can reach to ISVI PARASNATH station, visit 2 temples of Parasnath there and then drive down...More

Thank Pooja M
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

beautiful place if u love going uphills. u need to go 9 kms uphill ,with beautiful jain temples on the way .it takes 3 hours to go to the top.go if u love temples and going uphills on very steep slopes .

Thank Sachin S
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Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

The place is considered the most important religious centre for jains and all devout jains aspire to visit this place atleast once in there life time.Must visit and highly recommended....

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Reviewed 3 March 2016

1) good trekking trail for experienced trekkers of total 9.6+9.6= 20kms up n down approximately for parasnath hill only if whole parikrama then 10kms more. 2) way is ok in between only tea n water stalls breakfast n lunch either at madhuban base point or...More

Thank tarun s
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