Pareshnath temple Kolkata
Sree Pareshnath Jain Temple Kolkata is the pilgrim centre for the Jains. It is at Badridas Temple St (Gouribari), to the N-East of Kolkata close to Bangiya Sahitya Parishad bus stopage.
Although, the name of the temple is Pareshnath, actually it is the temple of SreeSheetalnath ji (10th), one of 24 Jain Tirthankar (Holy scholars). The temple was built in 1867 by Roy Badridas Bahadur Mukim (রাউ বদ্রীদাস বাহাদুর মুকিম). Today this street (Badridas Temple Road ) has been named in his name .
There is four (4) temples in this area.… Continue Reading