Shri Digamber Jain Atishaya Kshetra Sanvaliya Parasnath of None Karguan ji Jain Mandir, Opposite Gate No. 2 of Medical College, Karguvan, Jhansi‎-284001

Very beautiful natural scenery, here are 1000 trees of various fruits magnifying the beauty of Kshetra.

Temple Etiquette

  • Footwear not allowed inside

    Footwear not allowed inside
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    Footwear to be left outside the temple. In summer be careful of the hot paving stones.

  • Dress conservatively

    Dress conservatively
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    Avoid shorts, skirts, tanktops and do not expose legs.

  • Avoid cellphones

    Avoid cellphones
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    Use of cell phones is restricted normally. Photography is restricted in some temples.


About Shri Digamber Jain Atishaya Kshetra Sanvaliya Parasnath

Shri Karguvanji Atishaya Kshetra is about 700 years old.

Here 6 idols of Black Stone are installed in a basement, which is situated in the midst 9 acres of land surrounded by a rampart. 200 years ago, at the time of Peshavas, Jhansi was famous as Balvant Nagar.

One day a person was carrying broken idols in a bullock cart to drop idols in water, stopped here. After trying again & again the cart did not move ahead. In the same day night a famous man of Balvant Nager, Shri Singhai Nanheju saw dream and came to know that at a place where cart stayed. There were various idols hidden underground. In the next morning Shri Nanheju informed to king about dream of night, after discussion digging at that place was decided and thus the ancient idols were recovered under the basement. The King donated 9 acres of land for temple there, at which rampart & well constructed and a beautiful garden was developed.

Here six ancient idols of V.S. 1345 are installed and a big idol of Lord Mahaveer was also installed by Shri Nanheju with organizing Panch Kalyanaka Pratishtha Mahotsava. At Kargavan the biggest idol is Lord Parsvanath (The 23 rd Teerthankar) and five others worth to be seen. One new is Bhagwan Mahaveer’s big idol installed in V.S. 1851 by Shri Nanheju. Other idols are Shri Adinath, Shantinath, Neminath, & Bahubali are agreeable. Annual Festival on Parsvanath Jayanti and Annual Festival on Deepavali Kartik Krishna 15 

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Parichha

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Fort of Jhansi

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Built in 1613, the Fort of Jhansi was constructed by Raja Bir Singh Judao of Orchha. This fort was constructed on top of a rocky hill and the entire city of Jhansi is built around it.

Jhansi Museum

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The museum’s collection speaks of the times and lives of the Chandela rulers. It houses some of the dresses, weapons, photographs and statues of the Chandela Dynasty. Besides, there is a picture gallery also that showcases the times of the Gupta Kings only. Also showcased are bronze statues, terracotta structures, paintings, manuscripts and coins.

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