Pareshnath Jain Temple


The Pareshnath Jain temple of Kolkata is one of the most revered and holy shrines of the Jains in Kolkata. The temple is known not only for its enthralling beauty but also for its spiritual atmosphere that attracts a lot of faithful devotees. Along with the interiors, the temple premise is also very scenic with a beautiful garden decorated with blocks of glass mosaics and silver European-styled statues. The garden is surrounded with a huge variety of flowers. There are also many fountains that look brilliant when water gushes out of them in perfect harmonization. A well-maintained reservoir, adds up to the surrounding beauty with colorful fish swimming the surface of the glistening water. The whole environment of the temple radiates much peace and serenity that has a very calming effect on the mind, body and spirit.

Source:  Garden of Delight, Indian Gardens through Ages, Rahoul B.Singh, Pg-59


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