Sri Digambar jain Lal Mandir is located opposite Red Fort, Old Delhi It was built n 1658 A.D. The temple is dedicated to the 23rd Tirthankara, Parashvanath.
The temple houses a Birds Charity Hospital. Sri Digambara Jain Lal Mandir is one of the Delhi’s oldest temple dates back to the time of Mugal emperor Aurangzeb’s reign. It is situated right opposite the Red Fort, at the entrance of the main road. In the adjoining lies the noisy and chaotic main street of Chandni Chowk.
The Architecture of the temple boast detailed carvings, and decorative paintwork in the ante-chambers that surrounding the main shrine to the Parshvanath, the twenty-third Tirthankara.
The temple of Lord Adinath, Gwalior Fort …in a drawing by E. Therond, from ‘Le Tour du Monde’, 1872.
Today, its called as ‘Saas Bahu Mandir ‘
Engraving of a Jain Temple in Kumbhalgarh, by Edwaed Fracis Finden (1791-1857) and Patrick Young Waugh (1788-1829) plate 15 from James Tod’s:”Annals and antiquities of Rajast’han or the Central and Western Rajpoot States of India” published in London in 1829. In 1818 Mewar and other Princely states of Northern India signed a treaty with the British
- Source: British Library