Vatpalli Jain Temple, Vadali

CategoryJainism

Languages KnownGujarati, Hindi

AddressVatpalli Jain Temple, Vadali, Sabarkantha, Guajrat.

pincode383235

DistrictSabarkantha

About Vatpalli Jain Temple, Vadali

History

Shri Vadali Tirth is a famous Jian Temple. It is located in Sabarkantha, Gujarat. According to history Shri Vadali Teerth (Shri Vatpalli Jain Temple) dates back to the ancient times.

Earlier this teerth kshetra was known by the name Vatapalli. The temple of Lord Shri Parshvanath is believed to belong to a period prior to the 12th century and is almost 800 years old. The idol of the Lord is associated with many miracles and legends. As per a legend once nectar was oozing out profusely of this idol. Thus the devotees call the idol Amizara Parshvanatha. The Vatapalli Gachchha was written here. The Acharya of Vatapalli Gachchha performed many works religious at different places. These works hold a great religious significance. The idol of Lord Parshvanatha is believed to possess miraculous powers.

The temple of Shri Vadali Teerth houses the idol of Bhagawan Amizara Parshvanatha. The Swetambara temple has been magnificently decorated with intricate artistic designs. The creative temple work boast about the skills of the craftsmen. The idol of the Lord is 90 cm in height and is black in color. It is seated in a Padmasana posture. The idol has been beautifully carved from a single stone and looks very appealing. The smiling face of the Lord looks very calm and serene. Apart from this there is an impressive temple of Lord Shantinath. The temple also houses 52 other idols in it. There is also a splendid temple of Bhagawan Rishabh Dev. It is believed that both these temples belong to a period prior to the 12th century.

Famous for

It seems that the ancient name of this place was Valapalli. This temple of Bhagawan Parshvanath is supposed to belong to a period prior to the twelfth century. It is believed that once upon a time abundant nectar was oozing out of this idol. That is why the devotees began to call the idol Amizara Parshvanath. This idol is very miraculous. On an idol of the Nanasheha village in Marwas, there is a mention of the Vatapalligachchha. At many places, the Acharya of Vatapalligachchha performed works religious significance. They are worth recording in history.

Best time to Visit

November to February is the best time for to take visit the Jain Temple.

Best time to Go

Morning time is the best time to go for outing.

Distance of nearest cities

  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Ahmedabad
    79km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Ambaji
    100km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Amreli
    409km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Bharuch
    361km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Bhavnagar
    279km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Bhuj
    385km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Dahod
    293km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Dwarka
    536km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Gandhinagar
    55km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Jamnagar
    392km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Junagadh
    406km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Mahesana
    76km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Morabi
    283km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Palanpur
    146km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Porbandar
    491km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Saputara
    499km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Somnath
    485km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    Surat
    357km
  • Himmatnagar
    to
    valsad
    424km

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Public Transport to Go

Nearest bus stand is Idar and thier inquiry no. is, 02778250091

Nearest Railway Station is Idar and Indian Railway Inquiry no. is, 139

Nearest Airport is Ahmedabad and thier inquiry no. is, 07922869211

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