Jainism in Rajasthan

Jainism in Rajasthan

Rajasthan, a state in western India, has had a close historical connection with Jainism. Southwestern Rajasthan was the main centre for Svetambara Jainism. Major Digambara centres are in the northern and eastern parts of Rajasthan.


  • Major Centres 1
  • Photo gallery 2
  • See also 3
  • External links 4
  • References 5

Major Centres

Major ancient Jain centres include:

Photo gallery

See also

External links

  • Jain heritage centers -Rajasthan


  • Dr. Jagdish Chandra Jain, History of Towns of Rajasthan
  • Tod, James & Crooke, William. 1829. Annals & Antiquities of Rajasthan or the Central and Western Rajput States of India. 3 Vols. Reprint: Low Price Publications, Delhi. 1990. ISBN 81-85395-68-3 (set of 3 vols.)