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Jain Teerth - Thuvonji, M.P
Name :
Shri Digamber Jain Atishaya Kshetra Thuvonji.
Is an Atishaya Kshetra (Place of Miracles).
Address :
Shri Digamber Jain Atishaya Kshetra Thuvonji
Village – Thuvon, Taluka – Chanderi, Dist. – Ashok Nagar (M.P.)
Phone 07547 – 256212
Management committee :
Shri Digamber Jain Atishaya Kshetra Thuvonji Managing Committee
Head Office – Subhash Ganj
Place & Post, Dist. – Ashok Nagar (M.P.) Pin – 473331
Phone 07547 – 256212
Chair Person :
Shri Arvind Singhai
Mungawali (M.P.) Phone 07548 – 272165, 272265
Secretary :
Shri Ravi Kant Kansal
Ashok Nagar (M.P.) Pin – 473331
Phone 07543 – 222347, 225005
Nearby City :
Ashok Nagar 32 km
Chanderi 22 km
Mungawali 55 km
Lalitpur 58 km
Guna 76 km
About Thuvonji :

This sacred place Thuvonji came to knowledge during the period of famous businessman Shri Padashah. It is said that Shri Padashah was dealing in Metal Tin and when he put his Metal Tin here that converted in to Silver. Here is a little pond known as Padashah Talaiya.
Here are a group of 26 very beautiful miraculous temples imparting the massage of peace, nonviolence & non affection ness to pilgrims. The great idols installed in various temples here are showing the totality of art and magnificence.
Temple No. 15 is the main temple here with the principal deity Bhagwan Adinath (1st Teerthankar), a miraculous standing colossus 28 feet high installed in V.S. 1672, parts of the body are in proportionate according to the principals of sculptural art.
Atishaya – It is said that sound of various musical instruments is heard in night so many times as the gods of heaven come here for prayers & worships.
It is also said that after completion of this high colossus, so many devotees were unable to install this in standing posture, at that night Head of the function saw a dream and in the next morning he according dream worshiped the colossus and then he alone placed the high colossus standing. The public present saw this miracle with wonder. Pilgrims come here to fulfill their desires.

Main Temple & Idol :

There are so many beautiful & vast temples with so many miraculous & attractive idols. Temple No. 15 is the main among them known as big temple here, with 28 feet high miraculous colossus of Bhagwan Adinath in standing posture, installed in V.S. 1672.

Temple Timings & Kind of:

Digamber – From morning to evening

Other Temple : 

Among other temples these temples are worth being seen as below: –
Temple No. 1, Shri parsvanath Jinalaya (Temple) – There is a magnificent 15 feet high colossus of Bhagwan Shri Parsvanath (23rd Teerthankar) installed in V.S. 1864 with a very artistic serpent hood over the head; this hood is made by different serpents in a beautiful manner and may be seen in both the sides of colossus.
There is a museum in 4th Temple, some ancient idols are kept there, in them a standing 12 feet high idol with beautiful nimbus is agreeable.
5th Temple is Shri Shantinath Jinalaya with 18 feet high standing colossus of Bhagwan Shantinath (16th Teerthankar). In the lower part of colossus, very beautiful & artistic idols of goddess Ambika & Padmawati wearing ornaments are carved.
16th Temple is Ajitnath Jinalaya with 16 feet high colossus of Ajitnath (2nd Teerthankar). 15th & 16th Temples were completed simultaneously.
25th Temple is also a magnificent & vast with 16 feet high colossus of Bhagwan Rishabhadeo (Adinath). This was installed by Shri Savasingh of Chanderi in V.S. 1873. He also completed the famous Choubeesee Mandir of Chanderi after 20 years.
24th Temple is new modern temple with principal deity Bhagwan Chandraprabhu (8th Teerthankar), 1.5 feet in height in sitting posture (Padmasana).
There are mainly standing idols in standing posture in remaining temples worth being seen.

Natural Scenerio : 
This Kshetra is situated in between the Urvashi & Lilat Rivers full of beautiful,
attractive natural environment.
Facilities : 

So many Dharmshalas with modern facilities are here to stay, Mess & Beds available. Some of them are: -
(i) Mahaveer Jinalaya & Atithi Griha
(ii) Shri Nannu Lal Kansal Dharmshala
(iii) Dharmshala of Shri Shanti Lalji (Mahana Wale)

Means of approach :
Road - Busses are available from Ashok Nagar, Mungavali, Guna, Chanderi, Lalitpur for Thuvonji.
Train – Railway Station are Lalitpur, Ashok Nagar, Mungavali.
Nearby Places :
Chanderi, Khandargiri
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