The Jain temples located within the Jaisalmer Fort walls are among the most interesting tourist attractions of Jaisalmer, Rajasthan, India.
Constructed in the style of the Dilwara temples, the Jaisalmer Jain temples are dedicated to Rikhabdevji and Sambhavnathji. The Ashtapadhi Jain temple is also worth visiting.
Jaisalmer Jain temples date back to the 12th century and are pleasing spiritual havens, exquisitely carved in yellow sandstone that entrance you into a state of divine peace. In fact Jaisalmer tours are incomplete without trips to these lovely Jain temples.
These Jain temples are open to public from the early hours of morning till 12 noon. You must tour the Gyan Bhandar library attached to one of these Jain temples. The Gyan Bhandar happens to be a rich storehouse of historical texts related to the history of these wonderfully carved Jain temple.