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Pareshnath Jain Temple, Kolkata

Pareshnath Jain Temple at Kolkata (Calcutta), West Bengal, was built in 1867 by Ray Badridas Bahadur, an art enthusiast. This famous temple is located in the north-east side of the city. This is a well-known worshipping place for the people who believe in Jainism.

The architecture of this temple is simply amazing and the windows in this temple are made of stained glass. The interior and outdoor designs are very impressive with fountains and gardens which are arranged beautifully. There is a small stream in the garden which gives an enchanting look.

Moreover the floor of the temple is paved with marble. This place is one of the major tourist attractions in West Bengal. You can visit this temple between 6.00 am and 12.00 pm and 3.00 pm and 7.00 pm daily.