Vimalanatha

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Vimalanatha
13th Jain Tirthankara
Vimalanatha
Ancient image of Tirthankara Vimalnath at a museum in India
Venerated in Jainism
Predecessor Vasupujya
Successor Anantanatha
Symbol Pig
Height 60 bows (180 meters)
Age 6,000,000 years
Color Golden
Personal Information
Born Kampilya
Moksha Shikharji
Parents
  • Kritvarman (father)
  • Suramya (Syama) (mother)

Vimalnath was the thirteenth Jain Tirthankara of the present age (Avasarpini). According to Jain beliefs, he became a Siddha, a liberated soul which has destroyed all of its karma. Vimalanatha was born to King Kratvarm and Queen Shyama Devi at Kampilaji of the Ikshvaku dynasty. His birth date was the third day of the Magh Sukla month of the Indian calendar.

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Vimalnath was the thirteenth Jain Tirthankara of the present age (Avasarpini).[1] According to Jain beliefs, he became a Siddha, a liberated soul which has destroyed all of its karma. Vimalanatha was born to King Kratvarm and Queen Shyama Devi at Kampilaji of the Ikshvaku dynasty. 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 1980, p. 31.

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