Jainism or Jain Cosmology is the oldest known religion of this planet and We Worship 24 Tirthankara whom we call Jina (Spiritual Victor over inner enemies) Tirthankara means the one who is full of good thoughts like truth, love, peace and compassion. Jainism is a concept to attain the salvation by the following path of restraint. Here is the list of 24 Jain Tirthankar with Sign and Nirvan Place.
One of the earliest physical descriptions of a Tirthankar occurs in an Agam (The scriptures which provide further explanation to the Ang-Agams)
The Tirthankar is extremely tall and his body is perfectly proportioned.
The arrangement of his bones is of a rare type, giving him the extraordinary strength he needs to withstand all kinds of attacks, supernatural, natural and man-made, and to practice the extreme austerities necessary to burn off his karma.
Unlike us, his digestion is always perfect and he never suffers from gas or diarrhea, and like a bird he can digest everything, even stones.
He has perfect teeth and broad shoulders.
His chest is marked with the Srivats sign, which means that the highest knowledge manifests from the heart of the
He has a charming line of hair on his belly and his genitals are concealed, like those of a fine stallion.
The soles of his feet are red like a lotus and soft like its leaves.
Every part of the Tirthankara is illuminated with light.
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Jain Tirthankar List
|Name of Tirthankara||Symbol||Place of Nirvan|
|1. Rishabhadev Ji||Ox||Mount Ashtapada|
|2. Ajitanath Ji||Elephant||Samet Shikhar|
|3. Sambhavanatha Ji||Horse||Samet Shikhar|
|4. Abhinandananatha Ji||Monkey||Samet Shikhar|
|5. Sumatinatha Ji||Goose||Samet Shikhar|
|6. Padmaprabha Ji||Lotus||Samet Shikhar|
|7. Suparshvanath Ji||Swastika||Samet Shikhar|
|8. Chandraprabha Ji||Moon||Samet Shikhar|
|9. Suvidhinath ji or (Puspadanta Ji)||Crocodile (Makara)||Samet Shikhar|
|10. Sheetalnath Ji||Wishing Tree (Srivasta)||Samet Shikhar|
|11. Shreyansanath Ji||Rhinoceros||Samet Shikhar|
|12. Vasupujya Ji||Buffalo||Champa Nagri|
|13. Vimalnatha Ji||Boar||Samet Shikhar|
|14. Anantnatha Ji||Bear (Falcon)||Samet Shikhar|
|15. Dharmanath Ji||Spike-headed Club (Vajradanda)||Samet Shikhar|
|16. Santinath Ji||Deer||Samet Shikhar|
|17. Kunthunath Ji||He-Goat||Samet Shikhar|
|18. Aranath Ji||Fish||Samet Shikhar|
|19. Mallinath Ji||Waterpot||Samet Shikhar|
|20. Munisuvrata Ji||Tortoise||Samet Shikhar|
|21. Naminatha Ji||Blue-Lotus||Samet Shikhar|
|22. Neminatha Ji||Conch||Raivatgiri|
|23.Parshwanath Ji||Serpent||Samet Shikhar|
|24. Mahavira Ji||Lion||Pavapuri|
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