Mathura

Published: 28.05.2012
Updated: 30.11.2014

Mathura, Uttar Pradesh, India


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Mathura

Hindi: मथुरा mathurā

is a city in the North Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. During the ancient period, Mathura was located at the junction of important caravan routes and became a center of arts which is known as the place were the first images of Jina and Buddha were made.

According to the Mahabharata and Bhagavata Purana epics, Mathura was the capital of the Surasena Kingdom and is the birthplace of Lord Krishna. The city is the centre of Braj region, where Krishna is believed to have spent his early years.

Digamber Jain Temples:

Shri Digambar Jain Temple
Koshikala
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Uttar Pradesh
Shri Digambar Jain Temple
P.O.Kheda
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Uttar Pradesh
Shri Digambar Jain Temple, Aanwala Temple
Koshikala
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Uttar Pradesh
Shri Digambar Jain Temple
Jaisinghpura
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Uttar Pradesh
Shri 1008 Aadinath Digambar Jain Siddha Kshetra
Vrindavan
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Uttar Pradesh
Shri Chandraprabhu Digambar Jain Temple
Jain Gali, Dhiya Mandi
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Uttar Pradesh
Shri 1008 Jambuswami Digambar Jain Temple Mathura Chaurasi
Krishna nagar
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Uttar Pradesh
Shri 1008 Aadiinath Digambar Jain Temple
Manik Chowk
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Uttar Pradesh

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