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Shantigrama Jain Temple

Located near Hassan, at Shantigrama, Shantigrama Jain Temple was built during the Hoysala period in the 12th century. The temple is dedicated to Bhagvan Shantinatha, whose black idol is enshrined here. The statue 4 ft tall, is seen in the padmasana posture. In addition to Bhagvan Shantinatha, an idol of Goddess Padmavathi is seen inside the temple sanctum.

Shantigrama is a small hamlet in Hassan District of Karnataka, at a distance of 13 km from Hassan. The village mainly revolves round the nucleus of the temple.

Shantigrama is well connected to Hassan by road. Hassan Railway Station is the nearest major railway station. The nearest airport is the Bangalore International Airport (172 km).

Updated on 2nd January, 2015
District: Hassan
Location: Hassan    


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