12th century Jain sculptures found in Siddipet district

    28-Jan-2022   
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Siddipet, Jan 28: Jain sculptures belonging to the 12th century were uncovered by a historian, Samaleti Mahesh, near Gollagutta in Shanigaram of Koheda Mandal in Siddipet district.
 
Jain sculptures 
 
The sculptures were stated to be of the 23rd Jain Tirthankara, Parshvanatha, and a Yakshini named Amrakushmandini (Ambika). These sculptures are huge and are unique, unlike those in other Jain temples.
 
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