To install click the Add extension button. That's it.

The source code for the WIKI 2 extension is being checked by specialists of the Mozilla Foundation, Google, and Apple. You could also do it yourself at any point in time.

4,5
Kelly Slayton
Congratulations on this excellent venture… what a great idea!
Alexander Grigorievskiy
I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like.
What we do. Every page goes through several hundred of perfecting techniques; in live mode. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better.
.
Leo
Newton
Brights
Milds

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Maksi
city
Maksi Jain temple
Maksi Jain temple
Maksi is located in Madhya Pradesh
Maksi
Maksi
Location in Madhya Pradesh, India
Maksi is located in India
Maksi
Maksi
Maksi (India)
Coordinates: 23°16′N 76°09′E / 23.27°N 76.15°E / 23.27; 76.15
Country India
StateMadhya Pradesh
DistrictShajapur
Elevation
480 m (1,570 ft)
Population
(2001)
 • Total98,392
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Telephone code07363

Maksi is a city and a municipality in Shajapur district in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. It is famous for Jain Temple of Maksi Parshwanathh Ji.

Geography

Maksi is located at 23°16′N 76°09′E / 23.27°N 76.15°E / 23.27; 76.15.[1] It has an average elevation of 480 metres (1574 feet).

Demographics

As of 2001 India census,[2] Maksi had a population of 98,392. Male constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Maksi has an average literacy rate of 63%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 73%, and female literacy is 53%. In Maksi, 17% of the population is under six years of age.Maksi is famous for the holy jain tample shri makshi parshvanath the 23 thirthankar of Jain religion.

Jain Pilgrimage

Shri Digamber and Shwetambar Jain tirth (holy place) at Maksi is an ancient place of pilgrimage.[3] There are two ancient temples here. First is the big temple called Bada Mandir, where the principal deity is Lord Parsvanath. This idol is supposed to be more than 2500 years old. According to archaeologists the temple itself is approximately 1000 years old. 42 idols installed by Jivaraj Papriwal in year 1491 (1548 V.S.) can also be found here. Second temple is of digambar sect shri suprshwanath bhagwan. In bada mandir or shwetambar mandir the principle deity is also worshipped by digambar sect from 6:00 to 9:00 daily. After then shwetambar can worship by their own method. Maksi Prashvnath is considered to be a holy place for Jains. Its one amongst the 108 Parshvnaths of Jains.

Maksi is also famous for its singing group Maksi Mandal. It is owned by Mr. Shantilal Kothari, who is a famous singer of Malwa Region of Madhya Pradesh for old Jain Stavans. He started the group 30 years ago and dedicates all his Stavans to Lord Parsvanath.


Transportation

Maksi is located on Agra-Bombay Road. It has direct train connections to Ujjain, Dewas, Bhopal, and Ruthiyai.

References

  1. ^ Falling Rain Genomics, Inc - Maksi
  2. ^ "Census of India 2001: Data from the 2001 Census, including cities, villages and towns  (Provisional)". Census Commission of India. Archived from the original on 2004-06-16. Retrieved 2008-11-01.
  3. ^ http://jainteerth.com/madhya-pradesh-m-p-jain-teerth/shri-dig-jain-atishaya-kshetra-maksi-parsvanath/
This page was last edited on 23 March 2019, at 05:36
Basis of this page is in Wikipedia. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 3.0 Unported License. Non-text media are available under their specified licenses. Wikipedia® is a registered trademark of the Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. WIKI 2 is an independent company and has no affiliation with Wikimedia Foundation.