Nakoda ji is one of the famous Jain temple of India.This sacred tirtha is at a distance of 13 km from Balotara Railway station and 1 km from Mewad city. It is situated in the forest in the hills. In this tirtha with a charming natural atmosphere all-around, we have an idol of Mulnayaka Shri Parshvanath Bhagavan. It is black in complexion, 58 cm in height and in Padmasana posture. The idols is extremely charming and miraculous. The miracles of the presiding deity of this spot, Shri Bhairavaji Maharaj are well-known.
Address: Nakoda / Mewanagar
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Architectural: The temple has a very high elaborate shikher which is a rare example of Architectural and sculptural elegance. There are unparalleled statuettes and other floral patterns.
How to reach:
It is among the hills in the distant forest at a distance of 13 kilometers from Balotra. The nearest railway station on Jodhpur-Samadari-Barmer section of North Western Railway is at a distance of 12 kilometers from this temple. Bus service, and private vehicles from every tirth in Rajasthan to this place are available. In the compound of the temple there is a Dharamshala (disambiguation) (rest-house) with excellent lodging facilities. The other important town nearby is Jasol at distance of 5 km. There are regular buses from Jalore, Bhinmal, Sirohi, Jodhpur, Balotra, Barmer, Udaipur and Jaisalmer to Nakoda.
Nearest airports: Jodhpur: 110 km.
- Jodhpur: 110 km.
- Jalore: 100 km.
- Barmer: 110 km.
- Balotra: 13 km.
- Pachpadra: 25 km.
- Udaipur: 300 km.
- Shree Pavapuri Tirth Dham: 180 km.
- Manasa (Madhya Pradesh): 450 km.
- Ratlam (Madhya Pradesh): 590 km.