2 Jain Temples in Tamil Nadu that you should visit - With photos & details

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2 Jain Temples to explore in Tamil Nadu

Home to historic buildings, multi pilgrimage sites, hill stations, cultural arts, and three world heritage sites.

Chitharal Rock Cut TempleVellamcode, Tamil Nadu 629151, India

Also, called as Chitharal Malai kovil is situated in the Thiruchanattu malai. There are two monuments and also there is a cave containing rock-cut sculptures of Tirthankaras and the attendant deities carved inside and outside dating back to 9th century AD.

Kazhugumalai Jain BedsKalugumalai, Tamil Nadu 628552, India

This temple is dedicated to the Hindu and Jain religious figures in rock-cut style.  The unfinished temple is said to have been built during the reign of the Pandyan king.  This examples the rock-cut and architecture of the Pandya period.