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Jain Temple

Emma Booysen

Ranakpur is a village located in Desuri tehsil near Sadri town in the Pali district of Rajasthan in western India. Light colored marble has been used for the construction of this grand temple which occupies an area of approximately 60 x 62 meters. The temple, with its distinctive domes, shikhara, turrets and cupolas rises majestically from the slope of a hill. Over 1444 marble pillars, carved in exquisite detail, support the temple (Wiki).

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