Aranath was the eighteenth JainTirthankar of the present age (Avasarpini). According to Jain beliefs, he was born around 16,584,980 BCE. He became a siddha - a liberated soul which has destroyed all of its karma. Aranath was born to King Sudarshan Raja and Queen Devi Rani at Hastinapur in the Ikshvaku clan. His birth date was the 10th day of the Migsar Krishna month of the Indian calendar.