Tijaraji

Tijaraji

 

Distance : 110km from New Delhi, 170 km from Jaipur

 

  • This temple is an master piece of ancient Jain architecture

  • Best time to visit Tijaraji is February to April or Sep - Dec

  • Mulnayak or Deity - Lord Chandraprabhu

 

Temples - Mulnayak - Lord Chandraprabhu

 

About Tijara :

 

Shri 1008 Chandra Prabhu Digambar Jain Atishaya Kshetra Dehra Tijara is situated in an ancient city Tijara of District Alwar in Rajasthan State.


The Mulnayak or principal deity of Tijara Atishaya Kshetra is Bhagwan Chandra Prabhu (The 8th Tirthankar). The idol of Bhagwan Chandra Prabhu is very beautiful and attractive in Padmasana Posture made of white stone that was discovered on August 16, 1956 after digging.


On March 29, 1972 another idol of Bhagwan Chandra Prabhu was discovered, black in color, in Padmasana Posture after digging under the gate of a room situated in south of the temple premises, under the guidance of Poojya Acharya Nirmal Sagarji Maharaj.

Atishaya: - After the appearance of miraculous idol of Lord ChandraPrabhu, growth in business & development of Tijara started and it is continuing.


Ghee (Butter Oil) of Akhanda Jyoti and dust of the place of digging is used by the devotees as medicine to get rid from disease & sorrow.

 

Temple Timings : 

 

From 6 AM to 10 PM

 

Natural Scenerio : 

 

Atishaya Kshetra Tijara is connected to Tijara city. Near the Kshetra, there is a fort on a hill, the scene of hill becomes beautiful in rainy season.

 

Annual Gatherings
 

10th day of Shravan Shukla Every Year,
7th day of Falgun Shukla Every Year (Ratha Yatra Utsav) .

 

Facilities : 

Dharmshalas of Kshetra  contains 234 general rooms and 38 with attached let-bath, 60 semi deluxe rooms, 2 deluxe rooms, having a mess (Bhojanalaya). Items like utensiles, bed, tent etc. are available.

 

Means of approach :

 

Jeep available at Bus Stand Tijara for Kshetra.
By Road- Busses & Taxies are available from various cities Delhi, Jaipur, Alwar, Rewari etc.

By Rail- Nearby Railway Stations are Jaipur, Alwar, Delhi.
Busses are available for Tijara from here.

Nearest Airport- Delhi, Jaipur.

 

Nearby Places :

 

Shri Choolgiriji (Khaniyaji), Shri Bada Padampura, Amer, Sanganer, Jaipur, Mahaveerji.

 

 

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