Abhinandananatha

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Abhinandan
4th Jain Tirthankara
Thirtankara.jpg
Idol of a Tirthankara
Details
Alternate name: Abhinandan Swami
Historical date: 10^223 Years Ago
Family
Father: Samvara
Mother: Siddhartha
Dynasty: Ikshvaku
Places
Birth: Ayodhya
Nirvana: Sammed Shikhar
Attributes
Colour: Golden
Symbol: Monkey
Height: 350 dhanusha (1,050 meters)
Age At Death: 5,000,000 purva (352.80 Quintillion Years Old)
Attendant Gods
Yaksha: Ishwar
Yaksini: Kali

Abhinandannatha or Abhinandan Swami was the fourth Tirthankara of the present age (Avasarpini).[1] According to Jain beliefs, he became a siddha, a liberated soul which has destroyed all of its Karma. Abhinandannath was born to King Sanvara Raja and Queen Sidharta Rani at Ayodhya in the Ikshvaku clan. His birth date was the second day of the Magh shukla month of the Indian calendar.[1]

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  1. ^ a b Tukol, T. K. (1980). Compendium of Jainism. Dharwad: University of Karnataka.  p.31