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Lord Suparshvanath - Main Details


Lord Suparshvanath was the seventh 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 - Swastika

Lord Suparshvanath
Father Sri Pratishtha
Mother Mata Pritvi
Clan Name Ikshvaku
Source of Descent Sixth Graiveyak
Date of Descent (Garbha Kalyanaka) Bhadrapad Krishna Paksh 8
Place of Birth Varanasi
Date of Birth (Janma Kalyanaka) Jyeshtha Shukla Paksh 12
Age 20 Lac Purva
Height 200 dhanusha (poles)
Body Colour Emerald
Place of Enlightenment Varanasi
Date of Enlightenment (Kevala Gyana Kalyanaka) Falgun Krishna Paksh 6
Date of Diksha (Diksha Kalyanaka) Jyeshtha Shukla Paksh 13
Diksha Tree or Vat Vriksha Sirisha
Place of Nirvana Sammed Shikharji
Date of Nirvana (Moksha Kalyanaka) Palgun Shukla Paksh 7
Chief Disciple (Ganadhar) Vidarbh
Head of Female Ascetics Soma
God of Organisation (Yaksh) Matang
Goddess of Organisation (Yakshini) Shanta
Heaven Madhyamagraiveka

Famous Suparshvanath Temples

Shri Adinath Dig. Jain Atishaya Kshetra, Sarwar, District - Ajmer, Rajasthan
Suparshvanath Temple, Mandavgadh, Mandu, District - Dhar, Madhya Pradesh

Om Namah

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