Shri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir

Shri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir is the oldest and best-known Jain temple in Delhi, India. Located just opposite the massive Red Fort at the intersection of Netaji Subhas Marg and Chandni Chowk, this oldest Jain temple was built in 1658. Till the date, the temple has undergone many alterations and additions in the past and the expansion was done in the early 19th century. Currently, it is popularly known as Lal Mandir "Red Temple".

This temple is dedicated to Lord Parshvanath, the 23rd Tirthankara of Jainism. The entire temple is constructed in red sandstone and therefore appears red in color duly reflected in its name ‘Lal Mandir’.

 

An Inside Glimpse of the Temple:

The visitors to the temple are welcomed by the Manastambha column at the entrance. The first hall features the primary hall of worship. The three shrines of the temple are dedicated to Lord Adinath, Lord Parashvanath and Lord Mahavir, the first, twenty third and twenty forth Tirthankara’s respectively. Featuring a calm and serene aura, this holy place attracts pilgrims in big numbers from all over the world.

The Mysterious Miracle

There is an interesting story associated to the history of Sri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir. It was a custom in this temple to play several musical instruments and nagara drums. Since this sound disturbedemperor Aurangzeb, this custom of playing of the musical instruments was stopped. Even after that, the emperor continuously heard the sound of the instruments. Later, the emperor found that all the instruments were playing themselves. This mystery is yet to be revealed to this day.

Timings of the Temple:

(Summer Timing): 5:30 am to 11:30 am & 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm

(Winter Timing): 6:00 am to 12:00 pm & 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm

 

Date established: 1658

 

Address: Chandni Chowk, Opposite Red Fort, New Delhi, Delhi 110006

Phone: 011 2328 0942

 

How to Reach

The nearest metro station is the Lal Quila (Meganta Line).

 

Interesting facts about Digambar Jain Lal Mandir:

 

  1. Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib: Gurdwara Sis Ganj Sahib, is one of the nine historical gurdwaras in Delhi. Constructed in 1783 by Baghel Singh, the idea behind the inception is to commemorate the martyrdom site the 9th Sikh Guru, Guru Tegh Bahadur.
  2. Chhatarpur Temple: Chhatarpur Temple originally known as Chhatarpur Shri Adhya Katyani Shakti Peeth Mandir.Dedicated to Goddess, Katyayani, this temple is the second largest temple complex in India.

 

  1. Hanuman Mandir: Locaed at Baba Kharak Singh Marg in Connaught Place, New Delhi, this temple is believed to be the oldest Hanuman Temple of India. It is an ancient Hindu temple and is claimed to be one of the five temples of Mahabharata days in Delhi.

           

  1. Jhandewalan Mandir: Dedicated to Maa Aadi Shakti, this temple is located on Jhandewalan Road on the way to Karol Bagh, Delhi. The name Jhandewalan was given during Shah Jahan’s reign, due to the prayer flags or ‘jhandas’ being offered. Aadi Shakti Ma Jhandewali is incarnate of Maa Durga that preserves moral order and righteousness in the creation.
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बैद्यनाथ धाम ज्योतिर्लिंग :

बैद्यनाथ ज्योतिर्लिंग मंदिर को ही बाबा बैद्यनाथ धाम भी कहा जाता है।इस जगह को शिव के सबसे पवित्र निवास स्थान और 12 ज्योतिर्लिंगों में से एक माना जाता है। यह भारत के झारखंड राज्य के देवघर में स्थित है। इस मंदिर परिसर है बाबा बैद्यनाथ का ज्योतिर्लिंग स्थापित है।मंदिर परिसर में बैद्यनाथ धाम ज्योतिर्लिंग के अलावा 21 अन्य मंदिर भी हैं।

पूजा का महत्त्व:

भगवान शिव के पूजा में बेलपत्र चढ़ाना सर्वश्रेठ और शुभ माना गया है। तीन पत्तियों का संगम, शिव की तीन आंखों के अलावा उनके त्रिशूल का भी प्रतीक है, जो पिछले तीन जन्मों के पापों को नष्ट करने के वाला माना जाता है। हालाँकि, वृक्ष के बेलपत्र तोड़ने का भी एक समय होता हैं। कहा जाता हैं कि महादेव सौ कमल चढ़ाने से जितने प्रसन्न होते हैं, उतना ही एक नीलकमल चढ़ाने पर होते हैं और एक हजार नीलकमल के बराबर एक बेलपत्र होता है। इसीलिए भगवान शिव को प्रसन्न करने के लिए बेलपत्र चढ़ाना चाहिए।

पूजा कैसे होगी?

हमारे द्वारा नियुक्त पुजारी बैद्यनाथ धाम मंदिर में बेलपत्र द्वारा स्थापित विधी से पूजा सम्पन्न करते है।

पूजा सामग्री:

बेलपत्र, जल, फूल।

पूजा अवधि:

नित्य, 10 मिनट

पूजा करने वाले पंडितों की संख्या:
  • पंडित मोती राम मिश्रा 35 वर्षों के अनुभव के साथ।

  • पंडित ललन मिश्रा 10 वर्षों के अनुभव के साथ।

डिसक्लेमर : हम किसी भी मंदिर के एजेंट, सहयोगी या प्रतिनिधि नहीं हैं। हम पूरे देश में फैले पंडितों के अपने नेटवर्क के माध्यम से सेवाएं प्रदान करवाते हैं

इस पूजा को बुकिंग के 7 दिनों के अंदर शुरु करवाया जाएगा।

About the Temple :

Baidyanath Jyotirlinga temple, also known as Baba Baidyanath dham and Baidyanath dham is one of the twelve Jyotirlingas, the most sacred abodes of Shiva. It is located in Deoghar in the Santhal Parganas division of the state of Jharkhand, India. It is a temple complex consisting of the main temple of Baba Baidyanath, where the Jyotirlinga is installed, and 21 other temples.

About the Puja:

Offering Bilva or belpatra in Shiva Puja is important and considered auspicious. A confluence of three leaves, "Bilva" is symbolic of Shiva's three eyes as well as his trident (trishul) which is believed to destroy sins of the past three births. However, there are certain days when one should not pluck the bel leaves from a tree.

How Puja is done ?

The purohits and pandits will perform the puja with proper rituals and right procedure inside Baba Baidyanath Dham Temple.

Puja Samagri:

Belpatra, Jal, Flowers.

Puja Duration:

10 mins, Everday

Number of Pandits performing Puja:
  • Pandit Moti Ram Mishra with 35 years of experience.

  • Pandit Lallan Mishra with 10 years of experience.

Disclaimer : We are not an agent, associate or representative of any temple. We perform services through our own network of Pandits spread throughout the country

Please note it can take up to 7 days to schedule the puja.