Bade Baba Temple, Kundalpur

Overview

Kundalpur is a historical pilgrimage site for Jainism in India. It is located at Kundalgiri, Kundalpur, Damoh district, Madhya Pradesh, 35 km from the city of Damoh. Kundalpur has a statue of Bade Baba (Adinath) in sitting (Padmasana) posture.

Kundalpur Siddha Kshetra, the great area of Bade Baba is the stronghold of ancient temples. Where about 2400 years old Shridhar Kevali’s feet are seated. There are 61 more temples in the mountain and foothills of about 500 years ago, in which Parshvanath Bhagwan and Chandraprabhu Bhagwan are seen in abundance. There is also a mention of the statues of the Gupta period in the surrounding area.

How to Reach?

By Air

Nearest airport is at Jabalpur about 155 km from Kundalpur.

By Train

Nearest railway station for reaching Kundalpur is Damoh railway station at a distance of 37 kms.

By Road

It is well connected by roads from all directions. Its nearby towns are Hatta, Damoh, Sagar, Chhatarpur, Jabalpur etc. Their is regular bus service from these places.

Kundalpur pilgrimage is essentially a pilgrimage site with tourist attractions as well. Nearby places like Jabalpur, Bandhavgarh National Park, Khajuraho Temples, and Panna National Park are close by.

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