Palitana is considered as a holy pilgrimage for Jain. The Shatrunjay Hill is located in Palitana at 591 meters and is the largest temple for Jain. You can reach Shatrunjay by climbing a distance of 4 km either by walking or through lift chairs. The view from the top of the Shatrunjay Hill is spectacular. Here one can smell the fragrance of Jasmine. The beautiful temples located on the hill are decorated with silver and gold which are donated by people to the temple. The local legend state Adinatha, the first Jain Tirth visited the temple many times and his son erected the first temple.
If you are planning to visit Shatrunjay Hill in Palitana Gujarat, the Palitana app can be quite useful. The app is available for both Android and Apple. It has complete `information about the area and stories about the history of the Palitana pilgrimage. The app also guides you with a detailed map to reach your destination. You can explore the entire area with the help of the Palitana app. With Bhavyatra now on your phone, you have access to know about the legends of the Jain pilgrimage. It will be your personal guide to assist during the entire tour. With an easy interface, the app gives you all information on your fingertips. The app also provides information about Mandodri.
Using the Palitana app tourist can explore various Tirths of Jain in India which are build many years ago. Very famous tirth is Paithana Jain Tirth in Gujrat. It was built thousand years back when the stone made idols were not made. People of Palitana believe that Ram, Sita and Laxman worship here. This Palitana app will help you to make out the numerous places related to Jain Tirth Some of them are Trimandir, Vardhman Shah Temple, Simandhar Swami Jain temple etc.
You can easily reach Palitana which is well connected by road with Bhavnagar, Ahmedabad and Porbandar. A visit to Palitana will guide you about the Jain Tirth and Mandodri.