Vimalanatha

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Vimalanatha
13th Jain Tirthankara
Jain Altarpiece with Vimalanatha LACMA M.67.72.17.jpg
Jain Altarpiece with Vimalanatha
Details
Predecessor Vasupujya
Successor Anantanatha
Royalty
Dynasty/Clan Ikshvaku
Family
Father Kritvarman
Mother Suramya (Syama)
Kalyanaka / Important Events
Birth date 1.6 X 10211 years ago
Birth place Kampilya
Moksha place Sammed Shikhar
Characteristics/Attributes
Complexion Golden
Symbol Pig
Height 60 dhanusha (180 meters)
Age 6,000,000 years
Attendant Gods
Yaksha Shatdukh
Yakshini Vijaya

Vimalnath was the thirteenth 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. Vimalnath was born to King Kratvarm Raja and Queen Shyama Devi at Kampilaji in the Ikshvaku clan. His birth date was the third day of the Magh Sukla 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

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  • Tukol, T. K. (1980). Compendium of Jainism. Dharwad: University of Karnataka.