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Parasnath


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Parasnath Hills are located in Giridih district of Jharkhand. The highest peak is 1350 metres. Parasnath Hills are one of the most important pilgrimage centre for Jains called as Sammet Sikhar. The hill is named after Parasnath, the 23rd Tirthankara. Twenty of the twenty-four Jain Tirthankaras attained salvation on this hill.The Parasnath Hills (Madhuban) can be reached by train or by road from Giridih or Parasnath Station.

Parasnath Temple is located around 63 km to the north of Dhanbad and is well connected with bus routes. Covering a distance of around 650 metres, tourists can reach Parasnath city, which is home to many Jain temples.

There are 20 more statues and statues of God and Goddess around the Prasanth Temple. On the upper stair the statue of bhagwan Parswanath with few God and Goddess are situated. On the east of this temple Madhuchampa Snatra Mandap in which four chapel for pilgrimes to worship is facilitated. On these chapel Statue of Bhomiya Jee, Shree Ghantakaran, Mahavir Mahalaxmi devi and Guru Bhagwant is situated.

 

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Parasnath Hills are located in Giridih district of Jharkhand. The highest peak is 1350 metres. Parasnath Hills are one of the most important pilgrimage centre for Jains called as Sammet Sikhar. The hill is named after Parasnath, the 23rd Tirthankara.


  
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