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The 24 Jain Tirthankara�s

The 24 Jain Tirthankara’s

 

Name

Father

Mother

Place of Birth

Emblem

1 Rsabha or Adinatha Nabhiraja Marudevi Ayodhya Bull
2 Ajitanatha Jitasatru Vijayadevi Ayodhya Elephent
3 Sambhavanatha Jitari Sena Sarvasti Horse
4 Abhinandananatha Samvara Siddhartha Ayodhaya Monkey
5 Sumatinatha Meghaprahba Sumangala (Mangala) Ayodhaya Curlew (Kraunea)
6 Padmaprabha Dharana (Sridhara) Surima Kausambi Red Lotus
7 Suparsvanatha Supratishtha (Pratistha) Prithivi Kasi Svastika
8 Chandraprabha mahasena Laksmana Chandrapuri Cresent
9 Puspadanta Sugriva Rama Kakandi Crocodile (makara)
10 Sitalanatha Drdharatha Sunanda (Nanada) Bhadrikapuri (Bhadrilla) Wishing tree (Srivasta)
11 Sreyamsanatha Vishnu Visnudri (Visna) Simhapuri Rhinoceros
12 Vasupujya Vasupujya Vijaya (Jaya) Chmapapuri Buffalo
13 Vimalanatha Krtavarman Suramya (Syama) Kampilya Boar
14 Anantanatha Simhasena Sarvayasa Ayodhya Bear (Falcon)
15 Dharmanatha Bhanu Suvrata Ratnapuri Spike-headed Club (Vajradanda)
16 Santinatha Visvasena Acira Hastinapura Deer
17 Kunthunatha Surya (Sura) Sridevi Hastinapura He-goat
18 Aranatha Sudarsana Mitra -(Devi) Hastinapura Fish
19 Mallinatha Kumbha Raksita (Prabhavati) Mithilapuri (Mathura) Waterpot
20 Munisuvrata Sumitra Padmavathi Kusagranagra or Rajagrha Tortoise
21 Naminatha Vijaya Vapra (Vipra) Mithilapuri or Mathura Blue Lotus
22 Neminatha Samudravijaya Siva-devi Sauripura or Dvaraka Conch
23 Parsvanatha Asvasena Brahmi Kasi Serpent
24 Mahavira or Vardhamana Siddhartha Priyakarini (Trisla) Kundapura Lion

Contributed by ANJAY MOHNOT