|10th Jain Tirthankara|
Idol of a Tirthankara
|Kalyanaka / Important Events|
|Birth date||10217 years ago|
|Moksha place||Sammed Shikhar|
|Symbol||Kalpavriksha (Wishing Tree)|
|Height||90 dhanusha (270 meters)|
|Age||100,000 purva (7.056 Quintillion years)|
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Sheetalnath was the tenth Jain Tirthankar of the present age (Avasarpini). According to Jain beliefs, he became a siddha, a liberated soul which has destroyed all of its karma. Sheetalnath was born to King Dradhrath Raja and Queen Nanda Rani at Bhaddilpur in the Ikshvaku dynasty. His birth date was the twelfth day of the Magh Krishna month of the Indian calendar.
Sheetalnath Temple with Fountain - Sheetalnath Temple and Garden Complex - Kolkata
- Tukol, T. K. (1980). Compendium of Jainism. Dharwad: University of Karnataka. p.31
- Tukol, T. K. (1980). Compendium of Jainism. Dharwad: University of Karnataka.
- Shah, Umakant Premanand (1987). Jaina-Rupa Mandana: Jaina Iconography:, Volume 1. India: Shakti Malik Abhinav Publications. ISBN 81-7017-208-X.
- Jain, Arun Kumar (2009). Faith & Philosophy of Jainism. India: Kalpaz Publications. ISBN 978-81-7835-723-2.
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