Digambar Jain Mandir
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Sheetalnathji Mandir information
The best known of a closely grouped trio of Jain temples, this 1867 complex is a dazzling if unrefined pastiche of colourful mosaics, spires, columns and slivered figurines. The effect is Gaudi-esque. It’s 1.6km from Shyambazar metro. The temple relies on donations.