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Kolkata the capital of West Bengal is famous for its jain temples. The main Digambar jain  temples are:

  •   Shree Digambar Jain Bada Mandir (Burra Bazar)
  •   Shree Digambar Jain Naya Mandir (Ravindra Sarani, Kolakata)
  •   Shree Digambar Jain Temple (Howrah)
  •   Shree  Mahaveer Digambar Jain Temple (Chowreengi)
 
Shree Digambar Jain Bada Mandir
  Digambar Jain Bara Mandir
 
The main idols of  Bhagwan Adinath , Bhagwan  Paraswanath and Bhagwan Mahavira are established in the temple.

  Shree Digambar jain Bada Mandir is located in 1Basak lane,  Burra Bazar, Kolkata.700 007.   This is a very ancient temple.
 Before 165 years there were Chaitalyas located in this place. In the year 1826 Seth Hulashroy Agarwala build a diagambar jain temple. This temple was renovated several times. The main idols of  Bhagwan Adinath , Bhagwan  Paraswanath and Bhagwan Mahavira are established in the temple. The temple is decorated with artful glass work. There is a very big hall on the ground floor.
The present secretary is Sri Ratanlalji Sethi. The temple is managed by Shree Digambar Jain Bara Mandir Committee

  

Shree Digambar Jain Naya Mandir (Ravindra Sarani, Kolkata)

Shree Digambar Jain Naya Mandir is located  at 120, Rabindra Sarani, Kolkata 700 007. This temple was built around the year 1905. The interior of the temple is completely built with marble. In the middle there are beautiful artistic decorated marble pillars. 
There are two main vedis in the temple. On the first vedi facing north Bhagwan  Adinath magnificent  idol is established. In the second vedi there are four silver idols of Bhagwan Chandraprabhu. 
Shree Digambar Jain Naya Mandir is managed by a managing committee having its president shree Pyarelal Jain, vice president shree Rajendra kumar Gangawal and general secretary shree Srawan Kumar Jain.

Shree  Mahaveer Digambar Jain Mandir( J.L.Nehru Road)    

Shree Mahaveer Digambar jain Mandir is located 8A, J.L.N. Road Kolkata. The marble temple was built in 1989. A magnificent idol of Bhagwan Mahaveer Swami is established on the main vedi.
The temple is managed  by a trust headed by Shri Rajendra Kumar Gangwal.

 

                                      

 

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