Unveiling Serenity and Spirituality- Exploring the Chulgiri Jain Temple

In Jaipur there are a lot of temples but have you heard about Chulgiri Jain Temple? Keep this temple on your bucket list for sure. The beauty of this temple is surreal. Let me explain to you in brief about Chilguri Jain Temple, so you can plan your trip accordingly keeping all these things in mind. The story behind these temples is very unique. It is also the most adventurous place in Pink City.

Chulgiri Jain Temple

The Chulgiri Jain temple is also called Siddha Bhoomi. This temple is not only famous in India but in the world too. Chilgiri Jain temple is a beautiful holy place for Jainese which is surrounded by Aravalli Hills. There are several tracks that lead to the beautiful temple.

Chulgiri Jain


Building these temples was the most challenging task as it was made on the Aravalli Hills. Jain Acharya Shri Desh Bhushan Ji Maharaj came to a place and found it suitable for meditation. After that, he build Jain Mandir over that place and selected it for his immortalization, and renamed it Chulgiri Jain Temple. As the place is very silent and filled with greenery and it creates a perfect environment. Chulgiri Jain Temple was established in the year 1953. It’s almost 20 km from Jaipur city. Chilguri Temple on the range of Aravalli Hills is one of the best scenic places.


The design of Chulgiri Temple is very unique as it is located on the top of the hill. The main temple is situated on the top of the hill. In the beginning, in the year 1966 three sculptures made of white stone originated from Tirthankars, Mahaveer Swami, and Neminath. Later on, 24 Tirthankar statues were installed, and also made a small water tank to store water.

Chulgiri Hills is one of the impressive places to experience views of nature, along with adventurous spots. It has a large library filled with religious books and on the rooftop of the temple is covered by a large Jain Yantra of four feet which is composed of 40kg of copper plate and six thousand 5 hundred sixty-one columns, vowels, consonants, mantras, and swastik symbols followed by other holy symbols.

The main temple consists of a tall idol of Mahaveer Swami which is made up of white stone.


In the Chulgiri Temple, every year in the month of May a famous festival name Panch Kalyank is celebrated with lots of joy and spirituality. A large number of Jainese take part in this festival. In the year 1982 a 21 feet high statue of Mahaveer Swami was made and to cover it a long high dome was built. Chulgiri Temple is one of the most known religious famous spots for Jains.


Everyday 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Entry Fees

No Entry Fees


VVR6+32G, Chulgiri Road, Ghat Ki Guni, Jaipur Rajasthan

Best Time To Visit

Monsoon Season is the best time to visit Chulgiri Temple as you can witness greenery and the view from the top is just breathtaking and trekking can also be a better experience. Winter Season is also considerable to visit Chulgiri Temple as the weather will be good.

How to reach Chulgiri Temple?

First, you have to reach a tunnel called ‘Ghat Ki Guni’ by taxi or cab. After that, you have two routes that you can take to travel through hills and reach the top.

  1. Trekking Route- You can trek or climb 1000 steps to reach the top.
  2. Drive/ Ride Cycle- If you don’t want to climb the stairs then you have two options.
  • You can drive your own vehicle through a well-connected road.
  • You can also ride a bicycle to reach the top.


Chulgiri Hill temple is built on the range of Aravalli Hills. So, no doubt you will get to experience the beauty of nature along with praying to the gods. It is considered a pilgrimage place for Jains as it is the most popular temple in the world. The founder of this temple is Acharya Shri Desh Bhushan Ji in the year 1953. You can also visit these temples in May as a famous event is organized every year called Panch Kalyank. If you love trekking then it can be a fun place for you. All the facilities are available like drive/ ride and parking facilities.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. How many stairs are there in Chulgiri Temple?

   There are 1000 steps to climb

  1. What is Chulgiri famous for?

  Chulgiri is famous for Jain Temple

  1. What is the height of Chulgiri Peak?

  The height is 4,006 feet(1219.4m)

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