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Jain Temple

Neighbourhood: Nungambakkam
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Address: Chennai, India

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good to see Good to see Jain temples in South india and specially in Tamilnadu and Chennai. This is quite good to see Jainism culture in Chennai. st Jain Temple in Porur... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 January 2016
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Surat, India
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Chennai, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a fine evening, I have visited Shri Shanthinath Jain temple at T.Nagar along with my mom. It was a beautiful marble temple with lovely architecture. It was really nice to see Jain culture in South India. The 5 Anuvratas followed by Jains all over the world was really inspiring. 1. Non violence - Ahimsa 2. Truthfulness - Satya 3.... More 

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Chennai, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

the temple is located in nice place.the structure of the building is good.nice to see in this place.

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Faridabad, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

Lovely architecture , flaunt less view enjoy the beauty, the view and the greenery. Must visit place.

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Thank AHUJADS1
Kozhikode, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016

This Jain temple is first one in South India , and it is known as Shree Gujarati Swetamber Jain Mandir. ( Lord Parshwanatha, the 23rd Teerthankar is the presiding deity ) . The architectural principles of the famous Dilwara temples can be seen here . Only marble is used in the construction of temple (all architects carvers and workers were... More 

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Surat, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

good to see Good to see Jain temples in South india and specially in Tamilnadu and Chennai. This is quite good to see Jainism culture in Chennai. st Jain Temple in Porur , & ECR are Also Peacefulness at its best , Goushala in Shripermbudur is also a quiet peaceful place

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Thank Parasmaljain85
Vadodara, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015

Good to see Jain temples in South india and specially in Tamilnadu and Chennai. This is quite good to see Jainism culture in Chennai through these temples.

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Chennai, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2014

There are 5 Temples in Sowcarpet But Peaceful Ambience as per my Review is in the Morning And Avoid Going there in Paryushan Parva As there is lot of People coming to do Pooja Etc. In Evenings they do bhakti which Disturbs the peaceful ambieince of temple ( No Offense - I Dont like musical Instruments Playing Songs (Bollywood Converted... More 

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Lucknow, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2014

beautiful and peaceful place. Nearby jain temples IN chennai are Chandraprabhu jain temple at Sahukarpet, Jain temple at mylorepur, Jain temple at saidapet . Ancient jain place with many jain temples are around 20 km from chennai at Puzhal village in red hill area , chennai.

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9 Thank anjujain72
Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2012

I wonder why its not reflected as a attraction in trip advisor? Its worth a visit for the all in chennai and also for the tourists. The ambiance is so peaceful , you will really have the freedom for praying and meditating.

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10 Thank arul_nambi2000
chennai
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2012

Clean quite and made of pure white are the plus points when u enter the jain temple. One can find mental solitude on entering and meditate in silence. They are generally not crowded except during the festival season giving one plenty of time to be at mental peace.

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