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Lord Padmaprabhu - Main Details


Lord Padmaprabhu was the sixth Jain Tirthankar of the present age (Avasarpini). According to Jain beliefs, he became a siddha, a liberated soul which has destroyed all of its karma.

Symbol - Lotus

Lord Padmaprabhu
Father Sri Sridhar
Mother Mata Sushima
Clan Name Ikshvaku
Source of Descent Ninth Graiveyak
Date of Descent (Garbha Kalyanaka) Magh Krishna Paksh 8
Place of Birth Kaushambi
Date of Birth (Janma Kalyanaka) Kartik Krishna Paksh 12
Age 30 Lac Purva
Height 250 dhanusha (poles)
Body Colour Red
Place of Enlightenment Kaushambi
Date of Enlightenment (Kevala Gyana Kalyanaka) Chaitra Shukla Paksh 15
Date of Diksha (Diksha Kalyanaka) Kartik Krishna Paksh 13
Diksha Tree or Vat Vriksha Chhatra
Place of Nirvana Sammed Shikharji
Date of Nirvana (Moksha Kalyanaka) Margshirsh Krishna Paksh 11
Chief Disciple (Ganadhar) Suvrat
Head of Female Ascetics Rati
God of Organisation (Yaksh) Kusum
Goddess of Organisation (Yakshini) Shyama
Heaven Uvarimagraiveka

Famous Padmaprabhu Temples

Padamprabhu Temple, Padampura, Jaipur, Rajasthan

Om Namah

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