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Jain Museum

Jain Temples, Khajuraho, India
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interesting place to visit

The temples are quite similar to the Western Temples Khajuraho although they are not as magnificent... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
iwsantoso
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jakarta
Beautiful building with a peaceful atmosphere

As part of our tour of Khajuraho Temples, we visited the Jain Temples. They are really beautiful... read more

Reviewed 23 January 2017
judi186338
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London, United Kingdom
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3 days ago
“interesting place to visit”
23 Jan 2017
“Beautiful building with a peaceful atmosphere”
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Jain Temples, Khajuraho, India
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The temples are quite similar to the Western Temples Khajuraho although they are not as magnificent as them

Thank iwsantoso
Reviewed 23 January 2017

As part of our tour of Khajuraho Temples, we visited the Jain Temples. They are really beautiful buildings with a wonderful sense of peace. Well worth a detour.

Thank judi186338
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Jain Temple and Museum is worth a visit . The carvings seem to be repeated often but I guess if you look closely at them there are some differences. The carvings of people are interspersed with those of elephants and horse like creatures. It...More

Thank Louise D
Reviewed 11 December 2016

If you go here after the western temples of Khajuraho you are likely to be disappointed, so go here first. It is worth seeing, especially if you have traveled as long as most people do to get to this location.

Thank flaneur40
Reviewed 2 December 2016

If you are messed for time in Khajuraho, skip the Jain temple complex in favour of spending more time at the main Hindu Temple complex.

Thank Rod H
Reviewed 22 April 2016

The museum is an eye opener with regard to rich Jain History and Tirthankaras statues. One is left wondering why this religion is still unknown to many people, thoiugh its roots in India is more then 5000 years old.

Thank Atul J
Reviewed 24 March 2016

This is interesting if you know something about the Jain religion. The old temples have been partially covered by new Jain additions still it is ok for a short visit.

Thank Kciff
Reviewed 6 February 2016

This museum is located next to the 3 Jain temples. It is a small museum which has a collection of sculptures and pictures from various Jain temples.

Thank galasince1983
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Located in the eastern group of temples sling with the Jain temples. A hood ole tigon of valuable and interesting artefacts. Can visit once.

Thank SundarDelhi
Reviewed 19 April 2015

The jain museum is situated close to the jain temples of the eastern group of temples. It contains statues and sculptures ,which were once a part of the jain temples.There are some statues of the thirthankaras Yakshis, Jain Dipakalas. No proper information provided except the...More

Thank Prantik2015
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