(Last Updated on : 23-01-2009)
Uwasaggaharam Parshwa Teerth is a Jain pilgrim centre, situated 10 km from Nagpura, in Durg district of Chhattisgarh. Constructed on the banks of the Sheonath River, the Uwasaggaharam Parshwa Teerth, Nagpura, Chhattisgarh enshrines an idol of Bhagwan Parshvanath with seven hoods in 'Padmasana' posture (seated cross-legged).
The entrance to this exquisite Uwasaggaharam Parshwa Teerth, Nagpura, Chhattisgarh is through a main gate, 30 feet in height. Shri Manibhadra Veer and Padmavati temples are built on the right and left side of the main temple respectively. The recently added garden, 'Teerthhankar Udyan', with its brilliant natural setting draws not only pilgrims but also tourists alike. Thousands of devotees visit the shrine, especially on full moon nights, considered an auspicious occasion.