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A Nandavarta, one of the ashtamangalas. from the jainism, for svetambara tradition.

The Nandavarta or Nandyavarta is one of the eight auspicious symbols of jainism for the svetambara.[1] It is a ashtamangala. It could be made with rice grains; and it is used for the worship.[2]


  1. ^ The A to Z of Jainism de Kristi L. Wiley édité par Vision Books, p. 45, ISBN 8170946816
  2. ^ Jainism The World of Conquerors, par Natubhai Shah, volume II, p. 31, ISBN 812081939X