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rishabhadeva, 1sT ThirThanKara (propheT of Jainism). The founder of Jainism. 877 b.
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But in real sense he was the last 'Thirthankara' of the twenty four.
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Thirthankara (Indian). 1464. Jain Brass with Silver inlay.
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the Thirthankara statues installed in the sanctum sanctorum. The southern group, which is at a little distance, has two temples, Dulahdeo and Chaturbhuj.
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Bees Thirthankara Samooh Shree Anantaa nanta Siddha. Parameshti Samooh Atra Avatar Avatar Samvoshat Aavhaanam;.

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Kerala's ancient Jain temple renovated
According to Jainism, a Thirthankara is a human being who achieves 'moksha'(enlightenment) through asceticism and who then becomes role model and teacher for those seeking spiritual guidance.
While Hindu shrines generally have a "garbhagriha", the
The outer sanctum has 'yakshas' and 'yakshinis' and second sanctum has the representations of 23 Thirthankaras while the main sanctum sanctorum has the idol of Chandraprabha Thirthankara.
How Bangalore celebrates Diwali
This marks the anniversary of the day when their 24th Thirthankara, Lord Mahaveer, attained Nirvana. The Jain community celebrates it with little noise but a lot of light.

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Jyoti Art Ashram: The Thirthankara. Crossing the waters of life.
Jun 1, 2011 The image of crossing over the waters of life is an important metaphor in many religious traditions.
The 24 Thirthankaras of Jainism
The concept of thirthankara is peculiar to Jainism.

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