Sankighatta Legends List

Posted by Vinay on 30 Apr 2013

In 17th century Jain scholar by name Dharmadhikari Payappa Settru from Settru family of Sankighatta, a great patron of Vardhamana Mahaveer Jain temple, Sankighatta. In 1775 he has done a Jain pilgrimage in the princely state of Mysore is narrated in Kannada book "Rajavali Kathasara" published by Mys...

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Posted by Vinay on 30 Apr 2013

Dharmadhikari Bhusava Settru, is an historic Jain person from Settru family of Sankighatta, whose defensive action to save seventy five Jain temples in Kalya (Kalyana pura) near Sankighatta is an historic incident. He is the first Jain to revolted against Srivaiṣṇavas who destroyed many Jain temples...

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Posted by Vinay on 08 Feb 2013

In 15th century a Jain poet by name Darmadikari Chikka Padmanna Settru has done Kannada Jain literature work like Ananthanata charita and Vajrakumara charita. His family descendants still lives in the same village, they are called Settru maneyavaru (Settru Family). Settru Family members are the patr...

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