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Prayag

address teerthankar rishabh deo tapasthali,
near andava, allahabad banaras highway, district allahabad (u.p.) pin-221505
phone 0532-2567067, 3205690
managing committee: shri rishabh dev deeksha-teerth digamber jain samiti
allahabad banaras highway,
post- prayag -allahabad (u.p.)
phone 0532- 2567067, 3205690.
chairperson: br. ravindra kumar jaina
shri digambar jain trilok shodh samsthan, jamboo-dweep,
post – hastinapur, district merut (u.p.)
phone-01233-280184, 280236
secretary: shri ajit prasad jaina
5, gosai tola, behind visambhar cinema,
allahabad, (u.p.). mobile —09415367215

among the jain teerth kshetras of india, parallel to immortal teerth shri sammed shikharji & shri ayodhyaji, shri prayag teerth has also an important place. prayag was the place of accepting penance (deeksha sthali) by first teerthankar bhagwan rishabh deo. famous jain texts harivamsh puran & padm-puran declares prayag as rishabh deo’s deeksha sthal. at present the city is famous as allahabad in the world as the city of maha-kumbh.

credit for popularizing this kshetra in 21st century goes to poojya aaryika gyan-mati mataji. due to her motivation this kshetra was developed by shri dig. jain trilok shodh samsthan, jamboo-dweep, post – hastinapur, dist. merut (u.p.) in year 2000-01.
above samsthan (organization) organized ‘bhagwan rishabh deo anter-rashtreeya (international) nirvan mahotsava’ from the day 4th feb. 2000 in delhi , inaugurated by honourable prime minister shri atal bihari vajpai and that was ended on the day 8th feb. 2001 by completing the construction of this tapasthali teerth. in feb. 2001, international panch kalyanak mahotsava was organized in presence of so many celebrities, leaders and various saints / monks.

facilities:
  • kshetra having dharmashala (gyan-mati nilay) containing 25 deluxe flats, 25 gen. rooms, 2 halls, mess facility is available.
  • reservation facility, residence reservation is available on phone no. 0532-2567067, 3205690
commuting:
  • busses, taxies are available from allahabad bus stand from 5 a.m to 8 p.m.
  • railway station – allahabad.
  • airport – allahabad – bamrauly airport, 20 k.m. from city.
nearby city:
  • banaras 110 k.m.(by road)
  • allahabad 15 k.m.
nearby places for visit:
  • banaras -110 km
  • ayoddhya 170 km
  • kaushambi (prabhash giri) 85 km
  • triveni samgam 10 km
  • aanand bhavan 10 km

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