Shri Varang Tirth
Mulnayak: Shri Parshvanath Bhagavan, Khadgasan Posture (Mudra), Black coloured idol.
Tirth Place: The temple is outside the village, in between a pond near to foot of a hill.
History: The temple is oldest among all the temples in Karnataka and at that time there were 60 temples.
Specialty: The specialty of this temple is that it is called as 'Jal Mandir' as it is in water.
Other Temples: Near to this temple there are 2 more Jain temples.
Art and Sculptures: The art of temple building is simple and is special of its kind.
Guidelines: The nearest railway station is Mangalore, at a distance of 68 kms and from Karkal it is at a distance of 16 kms. From here transport facility i.e. is Bus Stand at a distance of 0.4 kms. The temple can be reached in Mangalore-Shimoga railway travel.
Facilites: At present there are no facilities of staying etc.
Shri Digambar Jain Mandir,
Dist. South Karnataka,