Lodurva Temple, Jaisalmer
The Lodurva Jain Temple is located 16 kms away from the Jaisalmer city. Lodurva, the ancient capital city of Bhatti Rajputs was once a flourishing city but lost most of the splendor when the Bhattis shifted their capital to Jaisalmer. Nakoda is a major tourists attraction due to the age old ruined Jain temples. The most mesmerizing experience will be the peacock dance amid exotic Lodurva ruins.
History of the temples
As one of the oldest temples, the temples have a rich history associated to it as well. It had been a witness to the grandeur and splendor of the Bhatti Rajputs. In fact, the temples are built by this clan of Rajputs. The Bhattis were present in this part of the Rajasthan for a long time. Before establishing their capital in Jaisalmer, the Rajputs rules supreme over Lodurva. A large number of tourists visit this place in order to witness the ruins of the city. On visiting this place, you will also be able to see the vibrantly colored peacocks dancing very close to you. However, the Lodurva temples are the prime attraction of the place.
Attractions of Lodurva temples
There are many attractions in the Lodurva temples in Jaisalmer. A visit to these temples will let you witness the beauty of the Jain temple. You will also able to see the famous Kalpatru temple. Moreover, in the temple complex, you will also see the icon of Parasnath, the 23rd Tirthankara.