Vimalanatha

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Vimalanatha
13th Jain Tirthankara
Vimalanatha
Ancient image of Tirthankara Vimalnath at a museum in India
Details
Predecessor Vasupujya
Successor Anantanatha
Royalty
Dynasty/Clan Ikshvaku
Family
Parents Kritvarman (father)
Suramya (Syama) (mother)
Kalyanaka / Important Events
Born 1.6 X 10211 years ago
Kampilya
Moksha place Sammed Shikhar
Characteristics/Attributes
Complexion Golden
Symbol Pig
Height 60 bows (180 meters)
Age 6,000,000 years
Kevalakāla
Yaksha Shatdukh
Yakshini Vijaya

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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