Jain Temples in Maharashtra - Bhadravati , Muktagiri, Sirpur Temple
THE JAIN CIRCUIT
Followers of Jainism can complete a full circuit of Jain temples at Ramtek, Bhadravati, Sirpur and Muktagiri.
Bhadravati is a major pilgrimage centre for the Jain community, with a beautiful Jain temple as well as a Ganesh temple, one of the Ashta-Vinayaks of Vidarbha located here. The sprawling Chandrapur Ordnance factory is also located here. Bhadravati is also known for the famous Mirmira pottery works.
The Jain temple of Antarishka Parasnath is a major destination for followers of Jainism. This temple is located in the Sirpur village. The Pawali Jain temple situated outside the village is also a must-stop for all pilgrims. Pilgrims from all over India throng here during a three day fair held in the Kartik month (October-November).
A cluster of beautiful Jain temples are set against the breathtaking backdrop of verdant hills with gushing waterfalls. This beautiful destination is not only an important part of the Jain circuit, but a must-see for all tourists to this region.