Jodhpur to Nakoda Tour Package
[ Jodhpur - Nakoda - Jodhpur ]
Nakoda is a village in the Barmer District of Indian state of Rajasthan. The village name is Mewanagar in the Rajasthan state Government records. This village was known by the names of Nagara, Viramapura and Maheva at different times in the history. When Nakoda Parsvanatha Jain temple was made this village gained popularity by the name of Nakoda. Nakoda is a holy place of the Jains. It lies 174 km away by road from district Jodhpur.
On Route Sites: While traveling from Jaipur to Nakoda Ji temple, you can visit many popular tourist attractions & cities like Pushkar Lake (Pushkar), tourist sites of Jodhpur like Mehrangarh Fort, Umaid Bhawan Palace, etc. You can plan a complete one day tour for Jodhpur to Nakoda Ji and back to Jodhpur.
[A complex of three Jain temples - Parsvanath temple, Adinath temple and Shantinath temple]
Nakodaji is one of the famous Jain temple of India. It is situated in the forest in the hills. In this tirtha with a charming natural atmosphere all-around, we have an idol of Mulnayaka Shri Parshvanath Bhagavan. It is black in complexion, 58 cms in height and in Padmasana posture. The idols is extremely charming and miraculous. The miracles of the presiding deity of this spot, Shri Bhairavaji Maharaj are well-known. The main idol is that of Shri Nakoda Parsvanath. This statue was brought here from the village Nakoda which is near Sinduri., hence the place is called Nakoda Parsvanath temple. But this alone is not the attraction of the temple. The idol of Shri Nakoda Bheruji was installed by Acharya Shri Vijay Himachal Suri who also established idols of other Teerthankars in this temple. Later drive back to Jodhpur for overnight rest in the hotel.