Ranakpur Temple is a Jain temple located in the state of Rajasthan near udaipur. Renowned for some spellbinding carved Jain temples in amber stone, Ranakpur is one of the five holiest places of the Jain community and is exceptionally beautiful.
The Ranakpur Jain Temple was built during in the 15th century. The basement is of 48,000 sq. feet area that covers the whole complex.
People adhere to ideologies of Jainism. Cleanliness and non-violence are the greatest virtues and can be witnessed easily at the temple campus. Apart from the principles of Jainism, the culture here represent a very rich tradition of music and sculpting.
As it's a Jain Temple, one must expect only the cuisines that adhere to the Jain philosophy of non-violence.
Ranakpur can be combined with your trip to Kumbhalgarh fort. 2 hours are sufficient to cover this entire place.
How to reach?
Taxis are readily available to reach this place from Udaipur and it will take around 2 hours to cover this gem.
Local buses are also available in plenty from Udaipur.
Entry fee is nothing for Indians and Rs 200 for foreign Tourists. Taking camera inside has an additional fee