Sambhavanatha

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Saṃbhava
3rd Jain Tirthankara
Lord Sumatinath and Laord Sambhavnath at Ranthambore.jpg
Idols of Lord Sumatinath and Lord Sambhavnath at Ranthambore Fort Temple
Details
Alternate name: Sambhavnath
Historical date: Pre-history
Family
Father: Jitari bhar
Mother: Sena bhar
Dynasty: Ikshvaku
Places
Birth: Sravasti
Nirvana: Sammed Shikhar
Attributes
Colour: Golden
Symbol: Horse
Height: 400 dhanusha (1,200 meters)
Age At Death: 6,000,000 purva (423.360 Quintillion Years Old)
Attendant Gods
Yaksha: Trimukh
Yaksini: Duritari

Sambhavanath was the third Jain Tirthankar of the present age (Avasarpini).[1] According to Jain beliefs, he became a siddha, a liberated soul which has destroyed all of its karma. Sambhavnath was born to King Jitari Raja and Queen Saina Rani at Sravasthi in the Ikshvaku clan.[1] His birth date was the fourteenth day of the Margshrsha shukla month of the Indian calendar.

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