Sacred Jain Tour of Pawapuri

Pawapuri, a sacred place for the Jains is where Lord Mahavira, the 24th Teerthankar attained Nirvana. A  temple known as Jal mandir or water temple in the middle of a water tank filled with Lotus leaves, marks the place where he was cremated. The quiet and serene surroundings add to the beauty of this place and make it a perfect getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city. The Ruins of Nalanda university, UNESCO world heritage site lies just 15 kms away. Also visit the Kundalpur Jain Temple

How do you reach

Airport: Jai Prakash Narayan International Airport

Railway Station: Patna Junction is connected to major metropolian cities by train

Places to visit

  • Jal Mandir, Pawapuri
  • Kundalpur Jain Temple
  • Ruins of Nalanda University
  • Hieun Tsang Memorial
Trip Duration: 8h-9h approximately

Map for the Tour