History Of mandar

Mandar is located in Sirohi District of Rajasthan and near the border of Gujrat, the culture of Mandar is centuries old and some of the Grantha and Puraan say that the Jain Mandir in Mandar is built more than 1200 years earlier.

Mulnayak: Nearly 120 cms high,white-colored idol of Bhagawan Mahavir Swami in the Padmasana posture.History of mandar
Tirth: Mandar village is a place of pilgrims and every street and road are the It is in a street of temples in the Mandar village.

History of City: There is a reference to this village in the list of the members of the committee appointed for the annual function of Abu - Delwada in the year 1287 of the Vikram era. This temple is mentioned in the Tirthmala composed by Poet Megh in the year 1499 of the Vikram era. It seems that his temple was buried in an earthquake. The large idols of Bhagawan Parshvanath and Bhagawan Vimalnath in the Kayotsarga posture were found from the hollow of a ground near a hill outside the village.

This temple was renovated and this ancient extraordinary idol was reinstalled in the year 1920 of the Vikram era. Many ruins of buildings outside the village reveal that this was a large city of many temples. Inscriptions also state that rich merchants of this place participated in many religious activities.

A flag is hoisted on the thirteenth day of the bright half of the month of Magh.Other Temples: Besides this, there is an old temple of Bhagawan Dharmanath.

Works of art and Sculpture: Found while digging, these ancient idols are beautiful, impressive and delightful.

How to Reach Mandar: The nearest railway station of Abu Road is at a distance of 50 kilometers from here. Bus service and private vehicles are available. Boarding and lodging provisions are there.