Kanch Mandir In Indore, Madhya Pradesh
A reflection of beauty everywhere that you see
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Best time to visit
Sep - Mar
- Religious Places
About Kanch Mandir in Indore
An architectural marvel in glass, Kanch Mandir is a quaint Jain shrine. It was created by Sir Seth Hukumchand of Indore. Inside the temple, thousands of mirrors adorn the walls, ceilings, floors, Pillars & door knobs. The charisma of the temple is further intensified with the delicately crafted Chinese lantern-type glass lamps and cut glass chandeliers. The interiors of the Kanch Mandir are just mesmerizing. The temple boasts of more than 50 murals depicting Jain stories. These painting, done in glass depict scenes of conversion to Jainism & pictures of sinners belong tortured in the afterlife. Atop is a special glass chamber with the images of Lord Mahavira in plan black onyx & the use of glass which multiplies the three statues of Lord Shantinath, Aadinath & Mahavira installed there into an indefinite number.Externally, the temple is built as a medieval mansion complete with a canopied balcony and a shikhara.
Jain festivals are celebrated with great enthusiasm at the Kach Ka Mandir. On Sugandh Dashami, special mandalas are constructed using multi-colored rice-powder. Collective kshamavani, also known as the festival of forgiveness, in Indore is organized here as a central institution, even though it is also celebrated at other Indore Jain temples. Annual rath-yatra on a golden palaki is also taken out from here.
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Yes you can reach the palace using rickshaw or other local transport from nearby areas.
Yes it is perfectly safe to visit the temple
It was built by Seth Hukumchand Jain in year 1903
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