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Lord Vimalnath - Main Details

 

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

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Symbol - Pig

Lord Vimalnath
Father Kritavarman raja
Mother Mata Shyama
Clan Name Ikshvaku
Source of Descent Mahardhik
Date of Descent (Garbha Kalyanaka) Jyeshta Krishna 10
Place of Birth Kampilyapura
Date of Birth (Janma Kalyanaka) Magh su. 3
Age 6,000,000 years
Height 60 dhanusha (poles)
Body Colour Golden
Date of Enlightenment (Keval Gyan Kalyanaka) Paush su. 6
Date of Diksha (Diksha Kalyanaka) Magh su. 3
Diksha Tree or Vat Vriksha Jambu (Eugenia jambolana)
Place of Nirvana Sammed Shikharji
Date of Nirvana (Moksha Kalyanaka) Aashad ku. 7
First person to donate food Jayanrupa
Period of Meditation 3 Years
Chief Disciple (Ganadhar) Mandara
Head of Female Ascetics Dhara
God of Organisation (Yaksh) Shanmukha
Goddess of Organisation (Yakshini) Vidita
Heaven Mahasaradevaloka
No. of Muni 68,000
No. of Aryika 1,00,800
No. of Shravak 2,08,000
No. of Shravika 4,34,000

Famous Vimalnath Temples

Shwetambar Jain Temple, Kampil, Near Farrukhabad, U.P.
Digambar Jain Temple, Kampil, Near Farrukhabad, U.P.
Vimalnath Bhagwan Jain Teerth, Balsana, Dist. Dhuliya, Maharashtra
Shri Pedaariam Tirth, Near Bhimavaram Town, Andhra Pradesh

Om Namah

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