Record: 9.75 m
Shantinath Jinalaya (Temple): Shantinath Jinalaya at Shantiveer Nagar. In this Jinalaya Bhagavān Shantinatha’s 28 feet high colossus stands. Icons of 24 Tirthankaras and their Shasan Deotas are also installed here. An attractive sky high Manastambha is also standing here.
The main attraction of the temple is an imposing 32 ft high image of Lord Shantinatha, the 16th Jain tirthankara.
Shree Shantinatha was the sixteenth Jain Tirthankar of the present age (Avasarpini). Shree Shantinatha was born to King Visvasen and Queen Achira at Hastinapur in the Ikshvaku dynasty. His birth date is the thirteenth day of the Jyest Krishna month of the Indian calendar. He was also a Chakravarti and a Kamadeva. He ascended to throne when he was 25 years old. At the age of 50 years, he became a Jain monk and started his penance. According to Jain beliefs, he became a siddha, a liberated soul which has destroyed all of its karma.