Sri Digambar Jain Temple at Sarnath is of historical significance. It is at this place which is also called Simhapuri, 11 th Tirthankara of Jainism; Shreyasnath was born here at the Shri Digambar Jain Mandir which lies right to the southwest of the Dhamek Stupa. This temple is dedicated to Tirthankara Parashwanath.
It is not only a pilgrimage for Jainism followers but various Buddhist monks as well as Hindu pilgrims visit this holy place. The temple exudes a peaceful exuberance that matches the serenity of the ancient Sarnath precincts. The structure of the temple is completely different from the familiar architecture of Jain Temples in India. The thin pointed golden tomb structure gives it the beautiful look from outside and spirituality inside it. Jain temples are always abided of peace, symbolic of the non-