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Jain Temple

Gujarati Road, Kochi (Cochin) 682 002, India
+91 484 222 4802
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"a pilgrim centre at Mattancherry"

The Jain Temple dedicated to the Jain Tirthankar Shri Dharmanath is famous for its architectural... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kochi (Cochin), India
Jain Temple at Mattancherry

Pigeon feeding is a great experience , Located at Gujarathi road of Mattancheri architecture... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Chandra M
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Gujarati Road, Kochi (Cochin) 682 002, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Jain Temple dedicated to the Jain Tirthankar Shri Dharmanath is famous for its architectural excellence.Since the number of Jain Temples all over world are less, the one in Mattancherry attracts a lot of tourists. The Temple complex has various blocks for prayers and offerings...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pigeon feeding is a great experience , Located at Gujarathi road of Mattancheri architecture similar to North Indian Jain temples. cultural diversity of India is amazing .

Thank Chandra M
Reviewed 15 April 2017

A woman made us visit like she was running, we did'nt really apreciate. It's not really good to see but it was not posible to visit other temple

Thank Virginie B
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This is probably the least beautiful Jain temple I've ever seen, but it's peaceful. I wasn't there quite at the right time for the pigeon feeding, unfortunately.

Thank Peregrineri
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

If you're slow tourists as we are, this is a great calm place in Fort Kochi to watch people. Visit around 12:30 for the feeding of the pigeons.

Thank mzank
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Possibly being unfair but when we went we had to leave all our gear in a small room. Had some expensive stuff in our bag so didn't like to leave it. My wife went in while i waited but she soon returned. You have to...More

Thank K T
Reviewed 8 February 2017

The temple itself is no big deal but the daily 12:15pm mass pigeon feeding is a hoot! Quite a spectacle and the birds will come up and eat from your outstretched hand if you ask the nuns and monks for a dollop of rice and...More

Thank stevebenko
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Being a Jain, this was a visit i looked forward to. A 112 year old temple is simple and very peaceful. The office staff are helpful in providing tips and guidance. It caters to a small community but yet its doors are open to everyone,...More

1  Thank Dhara K
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Be aware that you must remove your shoes to enter the Temple and leave all your bags/cameras etc in the adjacent office area (left at your own risk). A lady in the temple provided some information about it and the various small statues. Allow about...More

Thank CathyGri
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Jain temple is located on the Gujarati Road, Mattancherry, Cochin. It is believed that the Jains migrated from Kuch and Saurashtra of Gujarat. This temple is nearing celebration of the 100th year. It is a very calm and quiet locality and most of the Jain...More

1  Thank Ranjit L
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