Palitana (Gujarat, India)

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Notes of this trip


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Pilgrims along the highway

Pilgrims along the highway

Pilgrims along the highway

Pilgrims along the highway


Pilgrims along the highway

Palitana: the gate to the Jain sanctuary of Shatrunjaya (16th century)


Palitana: lower Adinath temple (16##)

Palitana: lower Adinath temple (16##)

Palitana: lower Adinath temple (16##)

Palitana: lower Adinath temple (16##)


Palitana: lower Adinath temple (16##)

Palitana: lower Adinath temple (16##)

Palitana: lower Adinath temple (16##)

Palitana: lower Adinath temple (16##)


Palitana: lower Adinath temple (16##)

Palitana: lower Adinath temple (16##)

Palitana: lower Adinath temple (16##)

Palitana: lower Adinath temple (16##)


Palitana: lower Adinath temple (16##)

Palitana: Neminath temple

Palitana: lower Adinath temple

Palitana: lower Adinath temple


Palitana: lower Adinath temple

Palitana: lower Adinath temple

Palitana: Neminath temple

Palitana: Neminath temple


Palitana: Neminath temple

Palitana: Neminath temple

Palitana: city temples

Palitana: the 3,000 steps to the Shatrunjaya sanctuary


Palitana: Neminath temple

Palitana: Doli porters

Palitana: the 3,000 steps

Palitana: the 3.000 steps


Landscape

Cactus

the 3,000 steps

Doli porters


the 3,000 steps

the 3,000 steps

the 3,000 steps

the first view of the Shatrunjaya sanctuary


step 2,950

map of Shatrunjaya sanctuary

approaching the sanctuary

the way down


my map, divided in three ridges (south, middle, north)


the main gate to the sanctuary

gate temple

gate temple

gate temple


gate temple

gate temple

gate temple

gate area


south ridge

south ridge

south ridge

south ridge


south ridge

south ridge

south ridge

south ridge


south ridge

south ridge

south ridge

south ridge


south ridge

south ridge

south ridge

south ridge


south ridge

south ridge

south ridge

south ridge


south ridge

south ridge

south ridge

south ridge


south ridge

south ridge

south ridge

south ridge


south ridge

south ridge

stairs to middle and north ridges

tower of middle ridge


tower of middle ridge

northeastern part of the north ridge

north ridge

northwestern part of north ridge


northwestern part of north ridge

northwestern part of north ridge

northwestern part of north ridge

northwestern part of north ridge


northwestern part of north ridge

northwestern part of middle ridge (Bala Vasami)

view of the river

view of the 3,000 steps


north ridge

north ridge

north ridge

north ridge


north ridge

north ridge

north ridge

north ridge


north ridge

north ridge

north ridge

north ridge


north ridge

view of southern ridge

view of the river

north ridge


north ridge

north ridge

north ridge

view of eastern section of the middle ridge, Sheth Moti Shaw Tonk


view of eastern section of the middle ridge, Sheth Moti Shaw Tonk

Sheth Moti Shaw Tonk

Bala Vasami

Bala vasami


Bala Vasami

Bala Vasami

Bala Vasami

Bala Vasami


Bala Vasami

Bala Vasami

Bala Vasami

Bala Vasami


Bala Vasami

Sheth Moti Shaw Tonk

Sheth Moti Shaw Tonk

Sheth Moti Shaw Tonk


Sheth Moti Shaw Tonk

Sheth Moti Shaw Tonk

Sheth Moti Shaw Tonk

Sheth Moti Shaw Tonk


the way down

a temple in town

a temple in town

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