Bijapur

bijapur is an ancient & historic city (old name – vijaipur) famous for its unique architecture “gol gumbaj” world wide.

address shri atishaya kshetra 1008 sahastra fani parsvanath dig. jain mandir
jat marg, bijapur (karnataka) pin – 586104
managing committee: shri atishaya kshetra 1008 sahastra fani parsvanath dig. jain mandir trust.
jat marg, bijapur (karnataka) pin – 586104
phone 08352 – 224871
bijapur is an ancient & historic city (old name – vijaipur) famous for its unique architecture “gol gumbaj” world wide. this city was centre of jains in ancient times, but in period of bahmanies name was turned to bijapur and since that time influence of jains also started diminishing.this city is the birth place of great poet shri pump, who wrote pump ramayana & mallinath puran (the life story of lord mallinath – 19th teerthankar) in kannara language and became immortal in the field of literature.
facilities:
  • a dharmshala is here with 14 rooms having all facilities.
  • others – a hotel of karnataka state government ‘adil shahi hotel’ is better for stay.
commuting:
  • bijapur is the first district head quarter while we travel from solapur (maharashtra) to banglore (karnataka) on n.h. 13, at 90 km away from solapur.
  • bijapur is also a main station on solapur-banglore railway line.
nearby city:
  • solapur (on national highway 13) 90 km (by road), 90 km (by train)/li>
nearby places for visit:
  • gagan mahal
  • bara kaman
  • ibrahim roza
  • gol gumbaj

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