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Location: The Nasiyan Digambar Jain Temple is located in Ajmer (Rajasthan) on Prithviraj Marg. It is also popularly known as the 'Red Temple'. Visitors can access the temple with the local transport system easily from many parts of the city.    
  The Nasiyan Digambar Jain temple is one of the finest Jain temples in Rajasthan after the temples of Ranakpur and Mount Abu whose splendor surpasses even the Mughal architecture.  Nasiyan Jain Temple was started to built from 1864 AD and  completed in 1895 AD. The temple is dedicated to the first Jain Tirthankara Rishabhadev. 
   The temple is a double story structure has a big hall at its second story. The hall contains series of large, gilt wooden 
figures depicting the Jain mythology. The artifact reflects the ancient world with a Jainism perception. There is a beautiful 
museum attached  with the temple. 
   The first floor of the temple popularly called as Swarna Nagari hall houses one of the most astonishing architectural creations of the Universe in the version of Jainism which also constitutes of gold plate replicas of every Jain temples of the country. It is estimated that nearly 1000 kg of gold has been used in the construction of the marvel depicting panorama from Jain mythology, and of the ancient towns of Ayodhya and Prayag.  

   
 The Nasiyan Digambar Jain Temple
    The interiors of the temple is decorated with the inner chamber that has silver balls suspended from its ceiling and is surmounted by a vimana. The interiors are also embellished with the silver linings and gems.  
  
It is best to visit the Nasiyan Digambar Jain Temple during the winter months from October 
to March. The temple remains open for visitors and devotees from  8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.

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