About Chanderi

Chandraprabh Jain,ChanderiThis Jain temple is situated in the Hath ka Pura neighbourhood, within the Bahar Shehar. Hath ka Pura which was earlier called Manganj used to be the area where most of the prosperous Jain businessmen had their houses in the past. The exact date of foundation and construction of the temple is not found inscribed but some of the statues installed within the temple have dates which correspond to AD 967 which is the oldest, 10th century and AD 1204.

The temple is dedicated to the eighth Tirthankara of the Jain religion and devotees from not only Chanderi but other places as well come to pray at the temple.

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