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 Location: Shri Neminath Digamber Jain Atishaya Kshetra, Navagarh is located in village Pimpari (Deshmukh), District – Parabhani (Maharashtra). ‘Parabhani’ Railway Station is situated on Hyderabad -Mumbai Main line. It is 200 km from Aurangabad city. The nearest cities are Parabhani 18 km and Nanded 70 km. 
  Shri Neminath Digamber Jain Atishaya Kshetra, Navagarh is famous for its ancient  idol of Bhagwan Neminath. Previously this temple was situated in Ukhlad village at the bank of river Purna. Due to floods the original temple was destroyed but the ancient miraculous and artistic idol of Bhagwan Neminath remained safe. 

 
  A  magnificent huge temple having spire was constructed in year 1931, in campus area of Navagarh and the artistic idol of Bhagwan Neminath was  installed in this temple. The Nizam government at that time allotrd 10 acres of land for this temple. 
  Shri Neminath Digamber Jain  temple Navagarh is a miraculous place with very artistic, huge 
and  very high spire. A very beautiful 3.5 feet high black stoned and miraculous idol of principal deity Bhagwan Neminath in Ardha-Padmasana posture is installed in this temple. This idol is artistically carved in a stone slab. It is said that ‘Paras Mani’ is studded in great toe of principal deity Bhagwan Neminath’s idol. The inside portion of sanctum of temple is mirror studded and is very beautiful.
  Other Temples :
 A 2.5 feet high black stoned beautiful idol of Bhagwan Parshvanath in Padmasana posture is installed in the upper portion of the main temple. There is another ‘Trimurti’ temple (around 15 X 20 feet) in front of this temple in which 7 feet high idol of Bhagwan Adinath 
and 5.5 feet high idols of Bhagwan Bharat and Bahubali in standing posture and made of white stone are being installed. 
   There is a big Assembly Hall in front of the temple and in front of this hall there is 31 feet high, white marbled column of dignity. Panch Kalyanaka Festival of idols and Trimurties installed on column of dignity was organized in Feb.-1990 under the guidance of Poojya Acharya 108 Shri Aryanandiji Maharaj. 
 Other attractions: 
 Shri Neminath Digamber Jain Atishaya Kshetra, Navagarh is located at the bank of river Purna
along with numbers of green trees creates a beautiful and charming natural scenario for visitors and directs their  mind towards worship and spirituality. 
 Annual festivals deliberated:  
  Bhagwan Neminath Jayanti -  Shravan Shukla 6  every year
  Annual Rathyatra Festival - Magh Shukla 5 to 7 every year
  Death Anniversary of Parampoojya Acharya Aryanandiji - Magh Shukla 2 
Nearby Jain Teerth: 
(i) Shri Parshvanath Digamber Jain Atishaya Kshetra, Asegaon, Taluka – Basmat, District – Hingoli (Maharashtra) – 40 km 
(ii) Shri Mallinath Digamber Jain Atishaya Kshetra, Shiradashahapur, District – Hingoli (Maharashtra) – 70 km 
(iii) Shri Neminath Digamber Jain Atishaya Kshetra, Nemigiri Jintur, District – Parabhani (Maharashtra) – 60 km 
Management Committee : 
Kshetra Managing Committee Shri Kshetra Navagarh 
Village – Navagarh, Post – Pimpari (Deshmukh), District – Parabhani (Maharashtra) Pin – 431401 
E-mail: - aaryanandi@rediffmail.com 

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