Digambar jain temple Chandkhedi
Baghwan Adinath (Rishabhdeo, the first Tirthankar)
LOCATION: Sri Digamabar Jain Athishaya Kshetra Chandkhedi is located near 4 kilometer away from kota khanpur on the banks of the magnificent
Chandrabhaga river near the town Khanpur in Jhalawad district. Chandkhedi is situated at a distance of 35 Km from Atru Station,
85 Km from Kota, 330 Km from Jaipur and 584 Km from Delhi.
The 11th century A.D. Shantinath jain temple is very beautiful near a small river. In this temple a very beautiful idol of Lord
Adinath (Rishabhdeo, the first Tirthankar), made of Red Stone, 5.25 feet in height is installed in a basement 12 feet underground.
This idol is with unique features and miraculous. The 7th century A.D. temples, the intricately carved pillars and arched gateways are
fine examples of the temple architecture and craftsmanship. It is said that Shri Kishandas Mariya the Minister of Kota constructed this
temple during VS 1730 to VS. 1746. The main idol of Bhagwan Rishbhdev (mulnayak) is 5 feet 3 inch high a marvelous
and beautiful idol was found and brought from the forest of Shergarh – Barapati area.