Digambara Jain Temple
In the cluster of temples at the Red Fort end of Chandni Chowk, the scarlet Digambara Jain Temple houses a fascinating bird hospital ...
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Bird Hospital information
The scarlet Digambara Jain Temple houses a fascinating bird hospital established to further the Jain principle of preserving all life, with a capacity of 10,000. Only vegetarian birds are admitted (up to 60 per day), though predators are treated as outpatients. Remove shoes and leather items before entering.